E Ink Holdings announced a strategic partnership with custom LCD designer and producer Yes Optoelectronics. Under the new partnership, the two companies will research and develop ePaper modules, products and materials - and the agreement also includes sales and marketing support.
E Ink will supply its ePaper films to Yes Optoelectronics to develop and manufacture display modules. E Ink and Yes Optoelectronics will work together to expand ePaper product applications in the IoT space, including electronic shelf labels, smart labels, smart home, smart wearables, smart logistics, smart healthcare, smart transportation, industrial instrumentation and wireless communication.
Yes Optoelectronics has been producing ePaper display products since 2015, and the company has four specialized production lines for ePaper products with a production capacity of two million screens per month. Yes Optoelectronics plans to increase their production line to eight with the expected production capacity of 3.6 million units of ePaper displays in the Q1 2021.