Prime View International to Acquire E Ink

Jun 05, 2009


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Prime View International, a provider and a supplier of ePaper display modules, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire E Ink Corporation, a supplier of electronic paper display (EPD) technologies, for approximately $215 million. The new company will expand capacity and develop improvements for ePaper display screens. In addition to electronic books, E Ink’s Vizplex imaging film is used in cellphones, signage, smartcards, memory devices, and battery indicators. E Ink will continue to supply its products across the display industry and will have access to increased operating funds to boost production and accelerate new technology and product developments.

(www.pvi.com.tw, www.eink.com)