Samsung Display and Universal Display Corporation enter into long-term OLED agreements
Universal Display Corporation (Ewing, New Jersey), enabling energy-efficient displays and lighting with its UniversalPHOLED technology and materials, has signed a long-term OLED material supply and license agreements with Samsung Display, a global display manufacturing leader. These agreements affirm that Universal Display Corporation will continue to supply its proprietary UniversalPHOLED phosphorescent OLED materials and technology to Samsung Display for use in its OLED displays. The agreements are scheduled to run through 31 December 2027, and may be extended for an additional two-year period. Financial terms of the agreements have not been disclosed.
“We are pleased to announce the signing of these long-term agreements with Samsung Display, our partner for more than two decades,” said Steven V. Abramson, president and CEO of Universal Display Corporation. “Through our twenty-plus years of innovation and materials supply, our cooperation and collaboration with SDC has grown stronger and broader. As we enter new frontiers of the OLED revolution, we look forward to continuing to work hand-in-hand to support Samsung’s product roadmaps of advanced, inventive and beautiful OLED displays with our expanding portfolio of highly-efficient, high-performing proprietary OLED technologies and UniversalPHOLED materials.”
Universal Display Corporation is a leader in the research, development and commercialisation of organic light emitting diode (OLED) technologies and materials for use in display and solid-state lighting applications. Founded in 1994 and with subsidiaries and offices around the world, the Company currently owns, exclusively licenses or has the sole right to sublicense more than 5500 patents issued and pending worldwide. Universal Display licenses its proprietary technologies, including its breakthrough high-efficiency UniversalPHOLED phosphorescent OLED technology that can enable the development of energy-efficient and eco-friendly displays and solid-state lighting. The company also develops and offers high-quality, state-of-the-art UniversalPHOLED materials that are recognised as key ingredients in the fabrication of OLEDs with peak performance. In addition, Universal Display delivers innovative and customised solutions to its clients and partners through technology transfer, collaborative technology development and on-site training.
Caption: UniversalPHOLED materials (photo: Universal Display Corporation)