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DKE Investment in Plastic Logic

DKE is a developer and manufacturer company of electronic paper, which has announced the completion of major investment in Plastic Logic.

Plastic Logic, founded in 2000, has 20 years of experience in developing and manufacturing flexible electronic paper substrate and display modules, and has designed the world’s first truly flexible, glassless electrophoretic display (EPD) – LECTUM ®.

Till now, Plastic Logic has received significant support from major investors such as Rusnano Corporation and E Ink Corporation, which further underscores the leader position of Plastic Logic in market and technology community.

Plastic Logic’s leading organic thin-film transistor (OTFT) backboard technology offers high resolution, thin weight, and ultra-low power consumption. It has the unique advantage of being stronger and thinner than the conventional glass TFT backboard, which is suitable for  a wide range of applications, including smart cards, mobile devices, digital signage, electronic badges and wearable devices. The deal with Plastic Logic will help DKE expand into these fields.

Tim Burne, CEO of Plastic Logic states: “We are very excited about this investment by an outside industry player like DKE into our business. It is a verification of the technology that we have spent in last 10 years developing. DKE’s financial strength will enable us to take a significant step toward achieving our business growth goals. We plan to leverage DKE’s expertise and assembly facilities in China to expand our presence in the Asian market. It’s not just an investment to us, it’s a partnership that will bring long-term benefits to both companies.”

“With the rapid development trends such as electric vehicles, Internet of Things and artificial intelligence, we see huge potential demand and growth opportunities for Plastic Logic’s innovative flexible e-paper displays in these markets, so we are very willing to invest in this exciting technology,” said Zhou Aijun, CEO of DKE, “As one of the pioneers in EPD market, DKE has over 10 years of experience in the development and production of this technology, and we have significant synergies with Plastic Logic in the OTFT flexible display space, which will be an important direction for the company in the future.”

DKE believes that by using Plastic Logic’s OTFT-based displays technologies, DKE will be able to create robust, lightweight, flexible and cost-effective e-paper modules for our target markets and customers.

DKE founded in 2005,as an experienced E-paper innovative manufacturer, we have full series of invent patents of E-paper technology, including cholesteric bi-stable and EPD technology, true color E-paper technology is our most advanced technology to meet your specific needs.

 Currently, we have 2 factories are full operational and one more factory are in construction,which will be completed by end of 2021.We plan to build up total 36 prodction lines with capacity of 10M by end 2021.

With the philosophy of Sincerity, Excellence, and Win-win, we are targeting to become a worldwide known E-paper Innovative Manufacturer.

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