- TOKYO, Japan, February 29, 2016 –
Epson's product design has been recognized at the prestigious iF Design Awards 2016. The LW-PX900/ LW-Z900FK* industrial handheld label printers were selected by judges at an award ceremony held in Munich on February 26, and will now carry the coveted iF logo in certain geographies.
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K-Sun Corporation’s new Magnetic Tape is the labeling solution designed specifically for moving inventory, pallet racks, tool cribs, changeover carts, guard rails, rack guards and other equipment and fixtures made of metal that that require temporary, reusable and repositionable labeling.
The magnetic properties offer a durable holding power with the convenience of moving the label when needed. The tape is made from a flexible magnet material with reinforced UV polyester top-coating to accept thermal transfer technology. K-Sun Magnet Tape works in K-Sun thermal transfer printers including the 2001XL/XLB/XLST, 2010-PC, 2011XLB/PC, 2012XLST/PC, BEE3®/+ and BEE3®-EZ/EZ+, 2020LSTB/PC and PEARLabel® 270/370.
Seiko Epson Corporation (TSE: 6724, "Epson") today announced it had acquiredSomerset, Wisconsin-based K-Sun Corporation, a supplier of award-winning portable and desktop electronic label printers. The acquisition of K-Sun, with its more than three decades of experience in the industrial identifications solutions market, will provide Epson with broader access to labeling customers and influencers, as well as expand the company's presence in the industrial labeling market.
After supplying K-Sun with label printers on an OEM basis for two decades, Epson believes that acquiring its partner will enable it to better serve industrial customers with the ever expanding line of Epson label printing solutions – from the desktop to the industrial press. Junichi Watanabe, director, and chief operating officer of Epson's Visual Products Operations Division, commented, "We are delighted to take our partnership with K-Sun to the next stage. The acquisition will not only give us access to K-Sun's expertise in industrial label printing, but will help boost the Epson brand and increase exposure of Epson's label printers in this important market."