What Are Some Precision Digital Scale Brands?

Some brands of precision digital scales include MyWeigh, Ohaus, Tanita and Detecto. Some of the companies behind these brands have been producing scales since long before digital scales existed.

As of 2015, MyWeigh is the leading brand of digital scales in the United States, and the company has a reputation for producing precise, high quality scales and offering them at a price lower than most competitors. MyWeigh produces a wide variety of scales including bathroom scales, kitchen scales, postal scales and pocket scales.

Ohaus is a well-established manufacturer of scales that first opened for business in 1907. Ohaus has grown over the past century into one of the world's most respected producers of precision weighing instruments, with offices all over the world. Originally produced solely in the United States, most Ohaus scales are now manufactured in China.

Tanita is an established Japanese scale manufacturer. Tanita produces pocket digital scales, but its focus is on digital scales for the medical industry including baby scales, veterinary scales and scales for sports and fitness. Tanita produces a line of digital scales with additional features for body composition analysis.

Detecto produces all its scales in America. A subsidiary of the Cardinal Scale Company, Detecto manufactures scales for use in all sorts of industries including medical scales, food service scales and retail point of sale scales.