Epson Toyocom to Change Company Name

- TOKYO, Japan, March 15, 2013 -

Seiko Epson Corporation (TSE: 6724, "Epson") today announced that Epson Toyocom Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary company, would change its name as follows.

Current name Name after change Date of change
Epson Toyocom Corporation Miyazaki Epson Corporation April 1, 2013

Outline of Epson Toyocom Corporation

(As of February 20, 2013)

Name Epson Toyocom Corporation
Established November 12, 1949
Head Office 1860 Hei, Imaizumi, Kiyotake-cho, Miyazaki-shi,
Miyazaki 889-1602, Japan
Tel: (81) 985-85-5800
President Masayuki Kitamura
Capital 100 million yen
No. of employees 213
Business lines Manufacture of quartz devices

About Epson
Epson is a global imaging and innovation leader whose product lineup ranges from inkjet printers and 3LCD projectors to sensors and other microdevices. Dedicated to exceeding the vision of its customers worldwide, Epson delivers customer value based on compact, energy-saving, and high-precision technologies in markets spanning enterprise and the home to commerce and industry. Led by the Japan-based Seiko Epson Corporation, the Epson Group comprises more than 81,000 employees in 97 companies around the world, and is proud of its ongoing contributions to the global environment and the communities in which it operates.