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December 2013

EUROPE’S PERFECT NIGHT IN REVEALED!

London, 04.12.2013

With Christmas fast approaching and the winter TV schedules well underway, a new survey from Sharp Europe reveals what makes the perfect TV night in across Europe. From what we wear (for 6% of us it’s underwear), to what we eat (pizza) and who we’re sharing the sofa with (partners, 59% or pets, 11%), Sharp has identified our staying in wish list.
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November 2013

SHARP MAKES COLLABORATION EASIER AND WORKING MORE EFFICIENT WITH CLOUD PORTAL OFFICE

London, 11.11.2013

Sharp Europe today announces the launch of Cloud Portal Office, a sharing, storing and simple workflow service which allows businesses to collaborate better and work more efficiently. Providing access to information on a wide range of hardware, both stationary and mobile, Cloud Portal Office is perfect for businesses with a mobile or multi-office workforce, who want to help their teams work more efficiently.
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“GENERATION CLOUD” BEING FAILED BY SMES SAYS SHARP EUROPE

London, 11.11.2013

European Small Medium Enterprises (SMEs) are failing a new generation of cloud workers, by not providing the sharing tools they need to do their jobs efficiently and effectively, claims research launched today by Sharp Europe. The survey of SME employees in UK, France, Germany, Sweden and Netherlands identified a clear ‘opportunity gap’ between what ‘Generation Cloud’ workers are demanding in the workplace and what is actually being provided by SMEs across Europe.
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October 2013

SHARP EUROPE LIGHTS UP LED LUMINAIRE MARKET: MARKET ENTRANT OFFERS NEW OPTIONS FOR RETAIL AND INDUSTRIAL SPACES

London, 22.10.2013

Sharp Europe today announced it is entering the LED Lighting market with the launch of five product families and over 46 lighting products for retail and industrial spaces. Luminaires within the range integrate Sharp’s unique multi-chip ZENIGATA (COB) LED, offering lighting designers, architects, facility managers and electrical installers state-of-the art lighting technology, which maximises the energy-saving and efficiency benefits of LEDs.
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SHARP LANDS SPACE-AGE STYLE WIRELESS SPEAKER

London, 22.10.2013

Sharp has launched a space-age style wireless Bluetooth speaker, the GX-BT7, designed to get the best sound possible from your smartphone and tablet. With an opening mechanism straight out of a sci-fi movie and a futuristic organic shape, the speaker looks beautiful as well as being packed full of audio innovations, including one-touch NFC tags for a super-easy connection.
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SHARP OFFERS DESIGNERS MORE INTUITIVE WORKING WITH SPACE-SAVING ALL-IN-ONE IGZO 32” PN-K322BH TOUCHSCREEN MONITOR

London, 19.10.2013

Sharp Europe has launched the 32” PN-K322BH, a new generation touch display designed for creative workers who need a high resolution screen combined with capacitive touch operation. Designers who currently use multiple devices to run applications and display images can switch to the PN-K322BH for an all-in-one device which will let them work more intuitively, save money and increase desk space.
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SHARP REVEALS NEW INTERACTIVE CHOPPING BOARD PROTOTYPE

London, 17.10.2013

Sharp Europe today showcased the initial prototype design of ‘Chop-Syc’, an interactive chopping board providing access to recipes and guidance on healthy portion sizes. The design, created by the winner of Sharp’s paid Internship competition, Siobhán Andrews was created together with some of Europe’s leading innovators at Sharp Laboratories of Europe, based in Oxford, UK.
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SHARP INTERN AND DESIGN TEAM GIVE UNHEALTHY COOKING THE CHOP

London, 17.10.2013

Sharp Europe today showcased the initial prototype design of ‘Chop-Syc’, an interactive chopping board providing access to recipes and guidance on healthy portion sizes. The design, created by the winner of Sharp’s paid Internship competition, Siobhán Andrews, was created together with some of Europe’s leading innovators at Sharp Laboratories of Europe, based in Oxford, UK.
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Near field communication

London, 10.10.2013

Sharp Europe today launched a new wireless HiFi Stereo System, the XLHF202, which lets you listen to your tracks streamed from any Bluetooth enabled device. One-touch NFC (Near Field Communication) makes Bluetooth streaming even easier and quicker, letting you access your music simply by tapping your device on the stereo’s NFC tag. With 100W (2 x 50w) speakers, the stereo system offers the full package of easy wireless connectivity, powerful sound quality and timeless Sharp design.
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SHARP MAKES SUPER-SLIM, HIGH BRIGHTNESS DISPLAYS AVAILABLE TO MORE BUSINESSES WITH NEW MODELS IN PN-U SERIES

London, 07.10.2013

Sharp is upgrading its professional display offering with the launch of three new professional displays; the PN-U553 (55”), PN-U473 (47”) and PN-U423 (42”). The easy-to-install displays offer businesses the latest Sharp screen innovations including high brightness, slim design and low power consumption; all to help them make maximum visual impact on their customers and increase footfall in an increasingly competitive marketplace. The screens will be used in a wide range of environments, from shops and offices to public spaces such as transportation hubs.
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September 2013

SHARP INTRODUCES WIRELESS CLOUD-READY MID-RANGE MULTIFUNCTION SYSTEMS

London, 11.09.2013

Four next-generation MFPs will let businesses embrace the latest ways of working Sharp has launched four new multifunction systems that provide the power and performance needed by modern workgroups today, combined with the cloud and connectivity capabilities that are widely expected to become commonplace in the future. Sharp’s new products will transform the primary role of MFPs as document output devices, to their use as fully network-integrated information systems.
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SHARP CONFIRMS COMMITMENT TO SOLAR IN EUROPE

London, 03.09.2013

One year on from establishing its pan-European headquarters in London, Sharp Energy Solutions Europe confirms its commitment to the European solar market with an announcement that its PV factory is running at near full production (400 MW).
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August 2013

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July 2013

Sharp sponsors UEFA Women’s Euro 2013

London, 11.07.2013

Sharp, inventor of the world’s largest LED TV, is one of the main sponsors of the UEFA WOMEN'S EURO 2013 Football Championship, which kicked off in Sweden yesterday. Twelve teams are to participate in the competition.
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January 2013

A bigger, brighter and higher-resolution future: Sharp unveils advances in LCD screen design at ISE

London, 29.01.2013

29 January, ISE, Amsterdam RAI, STAND 11-F78: Sharp Visual Solutions Europe today unveils additions to its 2013 product line-up that demonstrate clear advances in key areas of LCD design. The new screens include the slim, high-brightness PN-R903, 90-inch LCD display, the largest of its type, and a new 32-inch class, PN-K321H, IGZO monitor that delivers stunningly realistic images with Quad-Full HD resolution. Sharp will show highlights from across its LCD range in ‘real-life’ settings on its stand.
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Sharp provides a glimpse of its new European TV line-up for 2013

London, 24.01.2013

At the recently ended Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas (USA), Sharp again presented breakthrough technologies and exciting products that look to the future. Most of those innovations will also be part of the new European AQUOS LED TV line-up which offers immersive viewing experience with breath-taking picture quality, smart connectivity and best in class energy efficiency, all wrapped in striking new design. As an inventor for society, Sharp continues to launch unrivalled innovations combining distinctive technology specifically in large screen LED TVs, featuring the largest commercially available LED TV in the world and a large screen Ultra HD TV - the next generation of high-definition display technology - in 2013.
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Clearly different: Sharp unveils the first ultra-high resolution 32-inch display based on IGZO technology

London, 23.01.2013

Clearly different: Sharp unveils the first ultra-high resolution 32-inch display based on IGZO technology
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Sharp unveils its high-end professional LCDs: big displays get slimmer and more beautiful

London, 23.01.2013

Sharp unveils its high-end professional LCDs: big displays get slimmer and more beautiful
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Sharp unveils its new 20inch-class full-HD touch-screen monitor

London, 23.01.2013

Sharp Visual Solutions Europe today announces the availability of its new 20-inch class touch-screen monitor optimised for Windows 8. The LL-S201A provides a resolution of 1920x1080, a contrast ratio of 3000:1 and processes up to 16.7 million colours to display stunning full HD images. And its highly responsive 10-point capacitive touch interface enables people to use all fingers when operating Windows’ gesture-based controls and applications for a more immersive user experience.
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Sharp steps into the future

London, 22.01.2013

Sharp has begun shipping one of the industry’s first families of Cloud-ready A3 colour MFPs that incorporate multi-touch finger-swipe control. Designed to raise productivity in ordinary office environments, they feature an intuitive control interface which will be instantly familiar to anyone who has used a smartphone, tablet PC or Windows 8 device. Three machines are available: the 36 pages-per-minute (ppm) MX-3640N, the 31ppm MX-3140N and the 26ppm MX-2640N. Each features a fast, bright 10.1” colour touchscreen and can connect to the Cloud to run 3rd party applications to automate routine office tasks.
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Sharp steps into the future

London, 22.01.2013

Sharp has begun shipping one of the industry’s first families of Cloud-ready A3 colour MFPs that incorporate multi-touch finger-swipe control. Designed to raise productivity in ordinary office environments, they feature an intuitive control interface which will be instantly familiar to anyone who has used a smartphone, tablet PC or Windows 8 device. Three machines are available: the 36 pages-per-minute (ppm) MX-3640N, the 31ppm MX-3140N and the 26ppm MX-2640N. Each features a fast, bright 10.1” colour touchscreen and can connect to the Cloud to run 3rd party applications to automate routine office tasks.
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December 2012

Sharp Electronics Europe Signs 7 Year Contract with IBM for Finance and Administration Services Outsourcing in Europe

London, 04.12.2012

Sharp Electronics Europe Signs 7 Year Contract with IBM for Finance and Administration Services Outsourcing in Europe
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Capital Alliance with Qualcomm, Inc. and Display Technology Development Agreement with its Subsidiary Pixtronix, Inc.

London, 04.12.2012

Capital Alliance with Qualcomm, Inc. and Display Technology Development Agreement with its Subsidiary Pixtronix, Inc. Sharp Corporation (hereafter “Sharp”) today announced that the Company has reached an agreement with Pixtronix Inc. (hereafter Pixtronix), a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated (hereafter “Qualcomm”, NASDAQ: QCOM), concerning the development of Pixtronix’s MEMS*1 displays. In addition, Sharp signed the capital alliance agreement and will issue new shares by a third party allotment (hereafter “This Third Party Allotment”) with Qualcomm Incorporated, a world leader in 3G, 4G and next-generation wireless technologies, as the allottee.
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November 2012

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