Dai Nippon Printing Co. Ltd. operates as a printing company in Japan. The company provides diverse products and services in a range of fields to approximately 30,000 corporate clients and to consumers in Japan and worldwide. Segments The company operates in two main businesses: Printing and Beverages. PRINTING BUSINESS The company operates Printing business in three segments according to the types of products and services provided: Information Communication, Lifestyle and Industrial Supplies, and Electronics. Information Communication Books and Magazines: The company, in addition to printing books and magazines, handles a range of media, including planning and production of CD-ROMs and DVDs, and network-based electronic publishing. In addition to conventional publishing companies, its customers include a variety of content holders in Japan and abroad. Commercial Printing: In addition to printing promotional materials, such as catalogs and pamphlets, the company also handles a variety of products and services related to sales promotion, including web sites, in-store sales promotions and operation of campaigns, mailing centers and customer service centers. It serves corporate customers in various industries, including manufacturing, distribution, and advertising. Business Forms: The company provides information processing services which entails individualized processing of massive amounts of personal data. Lifestyle & Industrial Supplies The Lifestyle and Industrial Supplies segment is composed of three business divisions: Packaging, Lifestyle Materials, and Opto-Materials/Industrial Supplies. Packaging Operations offers planning and development of a variety of packaging products, including design and development of materials that serve specific functions, flexible manufacturing systems that can handle large or small lots, and container filling equipment and plants. Its customers are manufacturers of foods, beverages, medical supplies, pharmaceuticals, electronic components, and industrial materials. Lifestyle Materials Operations develops and supplies a range of products, including interior and exterior materials for residential and institutional buildings, room dividers and storage products, and interior materials for automobiles and railroad cars. This division also works with the building industry to provide solutions to problems related to construction methods. The Opto-Materials/Industrial Supplies Operations develops and manufactures anti-glare film used in LC displays and dye-sublimation thermal transfer recording media used in ink ribbons for printing photos. The division’s main customers are electronics companies. Its photo print business also markets DNP’s own brand of products directly to consumers. In the energy field, the company’s products include back sheets and encapsulant sheets for the solar battery market. Electronics Electronics segment develops printing techniques, including microprocessing, to supply semiconductor and display products. It develops a stream of products that meet the needs of client companies, such as photomasks (original plates for making LSI circuits), multilayer wiring boards, and color filters used in liquid crystal displays. Electronic Devices business division provides diverse types of products that are indispensable to electronic devices. Display Components business division develops and manufactures a variety of display related products, starting with color filters for LC displays, and supplies products to manufacturers in Japan, South Korea, China, and Taiwan. It also engages in development of displays, including organic EL displays. BEVERAGES BUSINESS The company, in the Beverages business, operates through Hokkaido Coca-Cola Bottling Co., Ltd. Sales and Marketing The company, in Japan, has 48 sales bases and 58 production plants. Overseas it has 21 sales offices in 16 countries and 7 production plants in 6 countries. Strategic Alliances The company, in 2008, has formed alliances with book store operators Maruzen Co., Ltd. and Junkudo Co., Ltd., with TRC Inc., a company that provides book distribution and other services for public libraries, and with publisher Shufunotomo Co., Ltd. The company also joined Japanese publishers Kodansha Ltd., Shueisha Inc., and Shogakukan Inc. in purchasing a stake in Bookoff Corp. History Dai Nippon Printing Co. Ltd. was founded in 1876.
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