4 Oct 2017
SDK completes acquisition of SGL GE
Showa Denko announces that, effective October 2, 2017, it completed acquisition of all shares in SGL GE Holding GmbH, a graphite electrode production company, and made it a wholly owned subsidiary of SDK. The acquired company's name was changed to "SHOWA DENKO CARBON Holding GmbH" as of the same date.
15 Jan 2015
SDK group launches new LIB-packaging laminates for downsizing
Showa Denko Packaging Co Ltd has developed aluminum laminated films with electroconductivity to be used for packaging lithium ion batteries (LIBs) and a new technology to apply these electroconductive laminates to ultra-thin LIBs.
21 Jul 2011
SDK completes pilot plant heat-resistant transparent film SHORAYALTM
Showa Denko K.K. (SDK) has completed, within the premises of its Oita Complex, a pilot plant for its new heat-resistant and transparent film SHORAYALTM. SDK will start sample shipments for use in displays, including touch screens, and accelerate marketing activities in preparation for the start of full-scale commercial shipments.
15 Apr 2011
SDK and NovaCentrix to cooperate in printed electronics
Showa Denko K.K. (SDK) and NovaCentrix, of the United States, have agreed to cooperate in the promising area of printed electronics.
22 Feb 2011
Moser Baer & Universal Display's technology & licensing agreement
Moser Baer Technologies and Universal Display Corporation announce technology & licensing agreement for energy-efficient white OLED lighting
10 Aug 2009
SDK develops organic EL devices with light output of 40%
Showa Denko K.K. (SDK) has developed a new structure for its organic electroluminescent (organic EL) devices, achieving approximately 40% in light output, representing the highest level in the world claim the company.