Some of the startups of the 1900s have gone on to become the legends in what they do. Especially into the products and services that nobody would have thought of.
Olympus Corporation is known to be one of the most famous and largest manufacturing industry of optics and reprography products.
Olympus was founded by Takeshi Yamashita in the year 1919. The company in the beginning worked on microscopes and thermometers. It is the one company that holds the majority share of the world market in making gastro-intestinal endoscopes. As per the rough estimate,Olympus holds near about 70 percent share of the market globally.