|Traded as||TYO: 6737|
|Founded||Hakui, Ishikawa, Japan (March 1968 )|
|Headquarters||153 Shimokashiwano, Hakusan, Ishikawa 924-8566, Japan|
(President and CEO)
|Revenue||¥ 73.64 billion) (FY 2013)|
US$ 53 million (FY 2013)(¥ 5.43 billion) (FY 2013)
Number of employees
|1,675 (consolidated, as of March 31, 2014)|
Footnotes / references|
The name "Eizo" comes from the Japanese word meaning "image" (映像 eizō).
The company was founded as Hakui Electronic Corporation in Hakui, Ishikawa, Japan, in 1968; it initially manufactured televisions. In March 1973, it became Nanao Corporation. In 1976, it began manufacture of industrial monitors, and in 1981 started making PC monitors.
In 1985, "Eizo" was launched as a brand of Hitec Associates in Europe. In the same period, parent company Nanao founded Nanao USA in the United States to launch products in that region under the "Nanao" brand as in Japan.
In January 1990, Hitec Associates Ltd was renamed Eizo Corporation.
In 1996, the "Eizo" brand replaced the "Nanao" brand in Japan and the United States, although Nanao remained the corporate name of the company in Japan. In the United States, Nanao USA was renamed Eizo Nanao Technologies 
In 1997, Irem Software Engineering Inc. (a subsidiary company that replaces Irem Corporation) was founded.
In 1999, Nanao Corporation and Eizo Corporation merged to become Eizo Nanao Corporation, which in 2013 changed its name to simply Eizo Corporation.
Eizo's products include:
- LCD Monitors (FlexScan Series)
- Graphics monitors (ColorEdge Series)
- Arcade machine monitors
- Touch panel and industrial monitors (DuraVision Series)
- Medical display systems (RadiForce Series)
- Home entertainment monitors (FORIS Series)
- Air traffic control monitors (Raptor Series)
References and footnotes
- "Corporate Profile". Eizo Corporation. Retrieved August 18, 2014.
- "Financial Highlight". Eizo Corporation. Retrieved August 18, 2014.
- "Company History". Eizo Corporation. Retrieved August 18, 2014.
- "Company Profile". Nikkei Asian Review. Nikkei Inc. Retrieved September 5, 2017.
- "Financial Highlights". Bloomberg Businessweek. Retrieved August 18, 2014.
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