Toshiba Tec Announces Release of its New Label Printer the B-B-FV4 Series
Dec 16 14
Toshiba Tec announced the release of its new label printer the B-FV4 series. The new B-FV4 series is a robust and compact printer which offers the best value in affordable, powerful label printing solution. The B-FV4 is small enough to fit into the tightest area of space with the flexibility to integrate into any environment. Combined with Toshiba’s world renowned reliability, this printer will be a rugged and robust workhorse for years to come. Faster and more powerful than the Toshiba B-EV4 series, first label print is 13% faster and batch printing is 8% faster. Toshiba Tec focused on the user’s perspective for ease of use when designing the features of the printer. Toshiba Tec is also concerned about environmental issues, and reflects this in its products. Both B-FV4D and B-FV4T printers are developed with low energy consumption, and have Energy Star qualification. In addition, a version of the new B-FV4D model functions with linerless label material which helps to reduce waste by eliminating the need for the backing liner. Toshiba B-FV4 series is intended for use in Retail, Logistics, Industrial, Courier, Healthcare, and Commercial services. Based on the understanding of customer’s unique demands in various industries, the Toshiba B-FV4 series can offer solutions designed to improve efficiency over a wide range of labels.
Toshiba Tec Announces Merger of its Multifunctional Printing Products Division with Barcode Printing Division in Europe
Nov 24 14
Toshiba Tec announced the merger of its multifunctional printing products division (MFP) with its barcode printing division (BCP) in Europe to meet the demands for growth-oriented companies. The integration of the two Toshiba Tec printing divisions has in one stroke created the comprehensive Printing Solutions Business in the world that now enables customers to drive profitable growth through a unique blend of choice and flexibility. Specifically, the combined MFP-BCP portfolio will bring: product development capabilities and robust pipelines from the two organizations, as well as potential for technology convergence across Toshiba Tec Corporation that would target transformational innovation to create value for customers; global reach to bring a broader portfolio of Business Printing solutions to more enterprises around the world in developed and in emerging markets; and renowned leadership and expertise in Business Printing Automation, commitment to serving the Retail, Education, Transport & Logistics, Business Services and Manufacturing industries. Driven by the newly global branding program Together Information, Toshiba Tec's Printing Solution Business will equally tap into the know-how and expertise of other Toshiba Group companies - operating in Transport & Logistics, Retail and Manufacturing industry sectors - and offer compelling solutions that will help customers succeed in achieving greater efficiency and performance in all their operational processes. The transition process at the Toshiba Printing Solutions Business division will be officially completed by March 31, 2015.
Toshiba Tec Corporation Reports Consolidated Earnings Results for the Six Months Ended September 30, 2014; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Year Ending March 31, 2015
Oct 29 14
Toshiba Tec Corporation reported consolidated earnings results for the six months ended September 30, 2014. For the six months period, the company reported net sales of JPY 256,292 million compared to JPY 241,623 million a year ago. Operating income was JPY 12,218 million compared to JPY 10,628 million a year ago. Ordinary income was JPY 9,957 million compared to JPY 9,765 million a year ago. Net income was JPY 5,148 million compared to JPY 3,891 million a year ago. Diluted net income per share was JPY 18.72 compared to JPY 14.15 a year ago. Income before income taxes and minority interests was JPY 9,354 million compared to JPY 8,625 million a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was JPY 16,761 million compared to JPY 2,910 million a year ago. Purchase of property, plant and equipment was JPY 2,909 million compared to JPY 3,235 million a year ago. Purchase of intangible assets was JPY 6,924 million compared to JPY 3,103 million a year ago.
The company provided earnings guidance for the year ending March 31, 2015. For the year, the company expects net sales of JPY 520,000 million, operating income of JPY 28,000 million, ordinary income of JPY 26,000 million and net income of JPY 12,000 million or JPY 43.72 per share.