Dai Nippon Printing

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Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd
Native name
Dai Nippon Insatsu kabushiki gaisha
Public kabushiki gaisha
Traded asTYO: 7912
ISINJP3493800001 Edit this on Wikidata
FoundedOctober 9, 1876; 143 years ago (1876-10-09) in Tokyo, Japan
Key people
Yoshitoshi Kitajima, President
ProductsIC tag, thermal transfer ribbons, smart card, shadow mask, photomask, building material
ServicesBusiness service, commercial printing
RevenueDecrease 1,446,607 million Yen (Fiscal year ended March 31, 2013) [1]
Number of employees
39,445 (Consolidated, 2013)[1]
SubsidiariesDNP Imagingcomm Europe DNP Imagingcomm America Corporation

Dai Nippon Printing (大日本印刷, Dai Nippon Insatsu), established in 1876, is a Japanese printing company. The company operates its printing in three areas; Information Communications, Lifestyle and Industrial Supplies, and Electronics.[2]

It is involved in a wide variety of printing processes, ranging from magazines through to shadow masks for the production of displays, as well as out-coupling enhancement structures for LCD displays and scattering for display backlights. The company has more than 35,000 employees.

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  1. ^ a b "Dai Nippon Printing on the Forbes Global 2000 List". forbes.com. Retrieved 10 July 2014.
  2. ^ "DAI NIPPON PRINTING CO LTD (7912:Tokyo): Company Description - Businessweek". investing.businessweek.com. Retrieved 28 September 2012.

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