Business Areas

DNP’s business consists of two business areas. One is the Printing Business area, which includes the Information Communication segment, Lifestyle and Industrial Supplies segment and Electronics segment. The other is the Beverages Business area undertaken through Hokkaido Coca-Cola Bottling Co., Ltd.

Net sales Income by Segment year ended March 31,2020, Information Communication, 51.9%, 699.0 billion yen, Lifestyle and Industrial Supplies, 28.7%, 387.0 billion yen, Electronics, 15.7%, 211.1 billion yen, Beverages, 3.7%, 49.7 billion yen

Information Communication

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The Information Communication segment consists of the Publishing Business responsible for publishing media and publishing logistics, Information Innovation Business responsible for marketing and information security and Imaging Communication Business that creates “products and experience” including photo prints.

In addition to focusing on the promotion of digital marketing and the spread of cashless payment-related businesses, this segment accelerates BPO (Business Process Outsourcing) in which DNP handles the business processes of a growing number of companies that must respond to labor shortages and work style reforms.

DNP will independently evolve its “digital transformation” that aims to transform its organizations and businesses by leveraging its ICT (information and communication technology) while providing new value that will lead to solving corporate issues as well as to memorable experiences and better convenience for consumers.

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Lifestyle and Industrial Supplies

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The Lifestyle and Industrial Supplies segment consists of businesses in three fields: Packaging, Living Spaces and Industrial High-performance Materials. This segment provides numerous familiar products and services that are a close part of people’s daily lives in Japan and overseas and that are also deeply involved in the manufacturing processes of companies.

Our Packaging business is striving to improve the functionality and stable supply of packaging for foods, beverages, household items and pharmaceuticals. Our Living Spaces business mainly handles a wide range of products and services that make various spaces functional and comfortable. This includes materials for residential use, commercial facilities, medical institutes and nursing facilities, as well as interior and exterior materials for automobiles and railway cars.

The Industrial High-performance Materials business provides components used in lithium-ion rechargeable batteries and photovoltaic cells, as well as highly functional films that contribute to solving environmental problems and other social issues, with a grasp of social changes including the arrival of 5G.

DNP will develop and provide products and services that are safer, more secure and essential for more comfortable living by working on “universal design” that is easily usable by many people and “inclusive design” that incorporates perspectives of a diverse range of people from the design stage.

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Electronics

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The Electronics segment has developed display related products and electronic device businesses both in Japan and overseas.

The launch of the 5th generation communication standard (5G) service is expected to realize ultra-high-speed, low-latency, multi-connection communications, as well as advance the use of IoT and AI, and help popularize products and services that further enrich people's lives. The Electronics segment will anticipate the changing needs of corporations and people and provide new products and services with superior functionality.

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Beverages

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The DNP Group’s Hokkaido Coca-Cola Bottling Co., Ltd. undertakes the Beverages business. In addition to developing new products leveraging the Coca-Cola brand name, we are also engaging in the vending machine business and sales promotion activities targeting mass retailing outlets.