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Sharp Corporation celebrates 110 years for Innovation, Creativity & Originality

Sharp Corporation marks another significant milestone as we celebra...

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New Large-Format Displays to the 4K Ultra-HD Professional LCD Lineup

Offering vivid, ultra-high definition and life like images with inc...

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Sharp Electronics of Canada Introduces the All-New Advanced and Essentials BP Multifunctional Printer Series

The series fits today's diverse work styles and utilizes the latest...

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Sharp Canada Launches Next Generation of AQUOS BOARD® Interactive Displays

New AQUOS BOARD® interactive displays for higher education classroo...

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Sharp Origins: The Ever-Ready Sharp Pencil

This mechanical pencil was invented in 1915 by Sharp’s founder, Tokuji Hayakawa.  Facing sluggish sales in Japan, it was introduced to the West where it quickly became popular.  Driven by international success, its popularity came home to Japan, and it was renamed the Ever-Ready Sharp Pencil. Derived from this ground breaking innovation, the Sharp name lives on...

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