Samsung Fine Chemicals Chooses PARC to Validate Use of New Materials
for Printed Displays
Prototyping Innovative Printed Transistors for Cell Phones, TVs,
Tablets, and Laptop Displays
PALO ALTO, CA and DAEJEON, KOREA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/12/12 --
Samsung Fine Chemicals Co., Ltd. and PARC, a Xerox company, today
announced a client relationship to apply and implement novel material
technologies of Samsung Fine Chemicals in innovative printed
transistor prototypes. PARC will build on its vast expertise in
printed transistors in order to demonstrate Samsung's breakthrough
material offerings that will enable novel display products.
In Hee Sung, Samsung Fine Chemicals CEO commented, "PARC has a
significant track record of not only technology innovation, but also
in innovation that creates market and new business opportunities.
PARC's experience in printed transistors along with their passionate
team of researchers is a key success factor in this open innovation.
We are very eager to see the fruits of this relationship and hope to
make progress to capture this market in the future."
PARC and Samsung Fine Chemicals will combine their expertise in
materials, printed electronics, and consumer devices, and incorporate
their breadth of experience towards enabling new material offerings
to be part of the next wave of innovative consumer products. The
engagement will demonstrate that novel, advanced materials can be
integrated into new and existing products.
"Samsung Fine Chemicals is a world-class company with global reach
and superior products, and we are excited about our relationship with
them to help them prototype devices based on their electronic
materials," said Stephen Hoover, CEO, PARC. "This work we are doing
with Samsung Fine Chemicals is another step toward deploying printed
electronics into various consumer electronics applications and
products. We're proud of our open innovation work with such a strong,
PARC, a Xerox company, is in the Business of
Breakthroughs(R). Practicing open innovation, we provide custom R&D
services, technology, expertise, best practices, and intellectual
property to Fortune 500 and Global 1000 companies, startups, and
government agencies and partners. We create new business op
accelerate time to market, augment internal capabilities, and reduce
risk for our clients. Since its inception, PARC has pioneered many
technology platforms -- from the Ethernet and laser printing to the
GUI and ubiquitous computing -- and has enabled the creation of many
industries. Incorporated as an independent, wholly owned subsidiary
of Xerox in 2002, PARC today continues the research that enables
breakthroughs for our clients' businesses.
About Samsung Fine Chemicals
Samsung Fine Chemicals is a chemical
affiliate of Samsung Group and a producer of electronic materials --
Laser Printer Toner, BT Powder, and Liquid Crystal Polymer -- and
specialty chemicals used in a variety of industrial applications,
including pharmaceutical coatings materials and construction
additives. SFC is reinforcing the business portfolio by expanding
into environmentally friendly products through biodegradable polymer
and renewable energy materials. SFC's common stock is listed on the
Korean Stock Exchange under the symbol "004000.KR" and is included in
the KOSPI 200 Index. For more information on SFC, please visit
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