WebWire, Epson Imaging Devices: Sanyo Epson Imaging Devices Corporation announced on December 26, 2006 that it would change its name to Epson Imaging Devices Corporation. Sanyo Epson Imaging Devices has become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Seiko Epson Corporation on December 28, 2006.
The new management structure will consolidate the company’s headquarters operations in Matsumoto, located in Nagano. As a wholly-owned Seiko Epson subsidiary, it will further deepen collaborative ties with the Epson Group and expedite ongoing structural reorganization of its business operations. The president is Shuji Aruga while Takuya Kobayashi, Executive VP, will retire and become a corporate advisor of Epson Imaging Devices Corporation.