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E Ink Corporation was founded in 1997 as a spin-out of the MIT Media Lab. E Ink is the world's leading developer and provider of electronic paper displays (EPD) to the market.

Products made with E Ink's revolutionary electronic ink possess a paper-like high contrast appearance, ultra-low power consumption and a thin, light form. E Ink's technology is ideal for many consumer and industrial applications spanning eBooks, eNewspapers, eTextbooks, watches, smartcards, electronic shelf labels, battery/memory indicators and public information and promotional signs.  E Ink's customers include Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Casio, Citizen, Hanvon, Hitachi, Lexar, Motorola, Plastic Logic, Samsung, and Sony.

E Ink has won a number of significant industry awards and has registered over 150 patents. In addition, E Ink has a history of world's firsts for the EPD industry:

1999 - printed display (with Lucent Technologies)

2000 - flexible display with plastic transistors

2001 - active matrix display

2002 - color active matrix display (with Philips and TOPPAN)

2004 - consumer application: Sony's ebook reader, LIBre

2006 - capacity meter display in a USB device by Lexar

2006 - display in a cellular phone by Motorola

2007 - 14.1-inch flexible color display (with L.G. Philips)

2007 - world's largest (40') active matrix EPD on glass (with Samsung)

2008 - magazine featuring E Ink in the cover (with Esquire)

2011 - 300 dpi EPD (with Epson)

2013 - first 3-pigment EPD for electronic shelf labels, Spectra

In 2009 E Ink Corporation was purchased by Prime View International (PVI), a leading small and medium sized TFT-LCD and electronic paper display (EPD) provider. PVI was subsequently renamed E Ink Holdings, Inc.

E Ink Holdings is now the world's largest supplier of EPD displays to the eReader market. For corporate information, please visit; for EPD information, please visit /; and for FFS information, please visit