IFA: Epson president says crisis driving tech innovation31.08.2012
Mr. Minoru Usui, President of the Seiko Epson Corporation opened the 2012 edition of IFA, the world’s largest consumer electronics trade fair, by outlining his vision for growth in the technology sector.
Epson offers IFA visitors a chance to take on Manchester United stars at their own game31.08.2012
If you are a gaming enthusiast then you can’t afford to miss Epson’s stand (hall 21/103) at this year’s IFA event. Not only will you be able to experience playing your favourite games on the big screen using the company’s newest projectors, but you could win a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Manchester to play the latest football video game against some of the world’s most famous football players.
Epson promises better home and mobile printing for everyone23.08.2012
Responding to consumer demand for improved home text and photo prints, Epson has launched its Expression Home range – a series of compact models that deliver both high-quality, glossy photos and crisp, clear text. The Epson Expression Home Small-in-One inkjet printers are Epson’s smallest ever all-in-ones –and the Expression Home XP-30 is Epson’s smallest ever single-function A4 printer. All models use a new Claria Home Ink set, and deliver flexible mobile printing.
Epson announces new brand name for home printers31.08.2012
After 20 years of service in the home printing market, Epson has announced that it will be ‘retiring’ the hugely successful Stylus printer name, and launching its new Expression brand. This series aims to reinforce Epson’s brand image worldwide and harmonise its home printer brand names across all markets, as part of its on-going strategy that was started with the introduction of the WorkForce brand name in 2011.
Dedicated photo printing at home23.08.2012
Specially designed to deliver superior photo printing and packed full of features, Epson launches the Expression Photo XP-850 and XP-7501; ideal for photo enthusiasts who want a top-of-the-range A4 printer to showcase their photography skills.
Epson’s most versatile printers for outstanding photos and text documents23.08.2012
Epson has launched a new range of compact home inkjet printers, packed full of new features for more versatile home printing. The Expression Premium Series1 is ideal for busy households who want the ultimate in home photo and document printing.
Epson: World Leader in Projection Technologies
The projection of images has excited human curiosity for many hundreds of years. References date back to the 5th Century China when the first experiments with pinhole image formation occurred. Fast forward to the 17th century and the arrival of the ‘Magic Lantern’, a precursor of the film projectors that led to the development of the 1900s cinema industry. But the biggest revolution was yet to come - high quality cinema projection in the home.
Epson announces its most advanced Full HD 3D projectors31.08.2012
Epson announces the EH- TW9100W, EH-TW9100 and EH-TW8100 – three top-of-the range, Full HD 3D projectors for film enthusiasts. Offering the ultimate home cinema experience, the range is packed with the latest technology.
Epson makes Full HD, 3D home cinema affordable31.08.2012
Epson announces the EH- TW6100W, EH-TW6100 and EH-TW5910: a range of Full HD projectors offering an immersive 3D experience for film enthusiasts, sports lovers and gamers. Affordable and easy to use, yet packed with the latest technology.
Epson announces portable 3D projector for gamers31.08.2012
Epson announces the EH- TW550 – an affordable, portable, 720p, HD- Ready 3D projector. Ideal for gamers.
Epson makes 3D home entertainment portable31.08.2012
Epson announces the EH- TW550 – an affordable, lightweight, 720p, HD- Ready 3D projector that’s easy to carry between rooms or locations. Ideal for all-round family home entertainment, such as watching sport, TV and films, and playing games.
Epson: Better Products for a Better Future
Epson has a long-standing commitment to the environment and local communities in which it operates. We take it as our mission to provide customer value by using compact, energy-saving, high- precision technologies to reduce environmental impacts across all areas of operations, from products and services to sales and manufacturing activities. And from a manufacturing perspective, Epson is dedicated to a sustainable society.
Epson: Company History and Milestones
The Seiko Epson Corporation is part of the Seiko Group, along with Seiko Corporation and Seiko Instruments Inc. It was established in 1942 as Daiwa Kogyo Ltd., a manufacturer of watch parts, in Suwa, Nagano where it still has its headquarters. In 1943, Daini Seikosha Co. Ltd. (currently Seiko Instruments) established a factory in Suwa to manufacture Seiko watches with Daiwa Kogyo Ltd. In 1959 Daiwa Kogyo merged with Daiwa Seikosh’s Suwa plant to form Suwa Seikosha Co. Ltd., whose focus was developing time piece technologies. It established a subsidiary company, Shinshu Seiki Co. Ltd. in 1961 to supply precision parts for Seiko watches.
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Spot light on the president
Becoming Indispensable in a Changing World (Challenges facing a technology company)
In his keynote address, Epson president Minoru Usui looks at the challenges facing technology companies in a rapidly changing world. He discusses the roots of Japanese technology, and how the core beliefs underpinning technology companies have been shaken by recent events. Usui goes on to explain how his experience as an engineer has shaped his philosophy as a corporate executive. He will finish by describing his efforts to change Epson while remaining true to the company’s values, and his vision of implementing a new technological revolution.
The speech will give an insight into the thinking of a Japanese CEO, and will offer hints as how technology can be refined and used for the benefit of society.