2013

June

  • Launched interactive pen displays, "DTK-2241/Medical", "DTH-2242/Medical", and "DTU-1031/Medical" for medical market

May

  • Launched "Bamboo Loop" app – a digital card app to make you smile

April

  • Launched "DTK-2241" interactive pen display for eDocs workflow interface
  • Launched an interactive pen display, "Cintiq 22 HD touch"
  • Launched "Bamboo Stylus feel for Samsung Galaxy Note"
  • Launched a charm-like "Bamboo Stylus mini"

March

  • Launched "Cintiq 13HD", slim and compact13-inch interactive pen display with high resolution screen
  • Panasonic adopted Wacom feel IT technologies for its 4 models in "TOUGHBOOK" and "TOUGHPAD" series
  • Samsung adopted Wacom feel IT technologies for its "GALAXY Note 8.0"

February

  • Launched the interactive pen display, "DTH-2242" for vertical markets
  • Launched the LCD pen display, "DTU-1031" for vertical markets


Bamboo® Loop


DTK-2241


Bamboo Stylus feel for Samsung Galaxy Note


Bamboo® Stylus mini


Cintiq 13HD


DTH-2242


DTU-1031

2012

December

  • Launched "Bamboo Stylus feel"

November

  • Received the IR Special Award at the 2012 Annual IR Grand Prix Awards
  • Launched Wacom sign | pro PDF

September

  • Launched ECAD dio 2013
  • Launched "Bamboo Stylus Pocket"

August

  • Fujitsu adopted Wacom feel IT technologies for its " LIFEBOOK® T902"

July

  • Launched"Cintiq 24HD touch"and"Cintiq 22HD.

April

  • Launched "Bamboo Stylus duo" - serving the needs of the analogue and digital user with just one tool

March

  • Launched "Intuos5" professional graphics pen tablet, with multi-touch & wireless connectivity

February

  • Launched "Wacom® Allwrite" digital annotation software for vertical markets


Bamboo® Stylus feel


Bamboo® Stylus feel carbon


Bamboo® Stylus pocket


Cintiq 24HD touch


Bamboo® Stylus duo


Intuos5

2011

December

  • ErenEben adopted Wacom feel IT technologies for its "T4" Android tablet
  • Panasonic adopted Wacom feel IT technologies for its "TOUGHPAD"

October

  • Samsung adopted Wacom feel IT technologies for its "GALAXY Note"
  • Added five new colors to Bamboo Stylus
  • Rolled out an all-new line of Bamboo
  • Launched Cintiq 24HD for creative professionals

September

  • Launched ECAD dio 2012, enhancing harness design capability of large assembley equipment and interoperability with 3D mechanical CAD software
  • Commercialized high-end multi-touch controller unit for Windows touch experience

July

  • Lalaport started operating NTT Data's CAFIS® system with signature tablets

June

  • Launched "Bamboo Paper" app for iPad

May

  • Started delivery of "Bamboo Stylus" pen for iPad

April

  • Benesse started utilizing pen tablets for its Shinkenzemi Elementary School Course service
  • Acquired the software, client contracts and assets of Florentis, UK

February

  • Launched wireless solution for interactive pen displays
  • ASUS adopted Wacom feel IT technologies for its "Eee Slate EP121"


Bamboo Fun


Bamboo Stylus


Eee Slate EP121

2010

December

  • ASUS adopted Wacom feel IT technologies for its "Eee Note EA800"
  • Started delivery of new digital signature tablet "STU-520"

October

  • Began production and shipment of a high-performance multi-touch sensor system
  • Eren Eben adopted Wacom feel IT technologies in its new "T2" mobile office device
  • Established Wacom India Private Limited as a marketing and sales office for India market
  • Provided additional function "BPM sync" for nextbeat
  • Started delivery of new Bamboo series "Bamboo Pen"

September

  • Launched the free application software "Bamboo Dock & Apps"
  • "Bamboo" series received Good Design Award 2010
  • Released "ECAD dio 2011"

June

  • Motion Computing adopted Wacom feel IT technologies for its "J3500"
  • Panasonic adopted Wacom feel IT technologies on Panasonic "TOUGHBOOK CF-C1"

May

  • Started delivery of "DTU-1631 series" interactive pen display

April

  • Daiwa House Industry adopted Wacom's signature tablet for its digital contract system on fire insurance
  • "Bamboo" series received red dot design award 2010

March

  • Delivered new "Cintiq 21UX" interactive pen display
  • Started delivery of "DTU-2231" interactive pen display for vertical market
  • Started delivery of new digital signature tablet "STU-300"

February

  • Spanish Savings Banks introduced Wacom signature tablet for its digital signature system
  • Started delivery of "Intuos4 Wireless" professional pen tablet featuring Bluetooth wireless technology

January

  • Began production and shipment of a multi-touch sensor system for integration with Windows 7 PCs


STU-520


Bamboo Pen


Cintiq 21UX

2009

October

  • Announced new brand for the company's OEM solutions, "Wacom feel IT technologies"

September

  • Began mass production of multi-finger touch sensor system to PC manufacturers
  • Announced delivery of brand-new "Bamboo series"
  • Announced new user interface strategy
  • Launched "nextbeat" for professional DJ
  • Released "ECAD/dio Ver 10.0"

July

  • "Intuos4" received red dot award 2009

June

  • "Intuos4" received TIPA Award 2009
  • Wacom brand received "Plus X Award 2009"
  • Tokyo Stock Exchange accelerates paper-less meeting environment with Wacom's interactive pen display

April

  • Announced "Intuos4" professional graphics pen tablet

March

  • Announced development of a new user interface device for professional DJ "nextbeat"

February

  • First digital notary document was signed on "Cintiq 12WX" in France


Bamboo


nextbeat


Intuos4

2008

November

  • Launched CapPLUS, a new surface capacitive touchscreen product line

October

  • Established Wacom Taiwan Information as a marketing and customer service base for Taiwan market
  • "Cintiq 12WX" received Good Design Award
  • IKEA adopted signature tablet "STU-500" to capture customers' signatures at their stores
  • Developed high performance multi-touch sensor component

September

  • Released "ECAD/dio Ver. 9.0"

June

  • "Cintiq 12WX" received TIPA Award 2008
  • "Bamboo Fun" and "Cintiq 12WX" received red dot design award 2008

May

  • Started delivery of the software development kit for "e-paper and pen" solutions

April

  • Announced newly developed technology of surface capacitive touch sensor

March

  • Wacom Penabled Technology was adopted for Philips "CliniScape", mobile PC for medical institutes


DTU-1931

2007

November

  • Announced "Cintiq 12WX" interactive pen display as a companion, and as a secondary monitor in multi-monitor environments

October

  • "Bamboo" received Good Design Award

September

  • Released "ECAD/dio Ver 8.0"
  • Announced new consumer pen tablet, "Bamboo Fun"
  • Unveiled new brand initiatives and vision for the future

August

  • Announced engineering operation management add-on software for ENOVIA SmarTteam users

May

  • Announced "Bamboo", an all new family of pen tablets for general consumer and business PC users

April

  • Started sample shipment of STU-500 signature tablet
  • Berliner Sparkasse introduced Wacom LCD signature tablet for digital signature solution for its private client centers

March

  • Announced "FAVO Photoshop Elements Plus"
  • Announced development of the signature tablet prototype

February

  • Received the first "Disclosure Newcomer Award" from the Tokyo Stock Exchange


Cintiq 12WX


Bamboo Fun


Bamboo

2006

December

  • Lenovo became the first company which selected Wacom's "Penabled DualTouch" technology for their tablet PC

September

  • Released "ECAD/dio Ver. 7.0"

June

  • "Cintiq 21UX" received red dot Award

May

  • Announced development of EMR pen sensor component for large display
  • Announced development of new user interface technology enabling operation using both electronic pen and finger directly on screen
  • Established Wacom Singapore Pte. Ltd. as a marketing and sales office for east Asia markets

April

  • Announced new UI technology "Penabled DualPad" for integration of pen and touch input

January

  • Wacom pen sensor component was adopted for e-book device

2005

November

  • Announced "FAVO Wireless Bluetooth" Educational model

September

  • Announced "FAVO", an all new pen tablet series for general consumer

June

  • Released New Intuos3 pen, "Marker pen and Classic pen" as optional items

April

  • Introduced one gram micro size battery-less/cord-less pen "Super Slim Pen"
  • Established Wacom Australia Pty. Ltd. as a marketing and customer service base for Oceania markets

March

  • Announced a new business pen tablet "BizTablet"

February

  • "DTI-520" interactive pen display launched
  • "Cintiq 21UX" launched, setting a new standards for digital pen-based imaging


FAVO


BizTablet


Cintiq 21UX

2004

September

  • "Intuos3" professional pen tablet launched
  • Launched a single-chip solution "W8002" to improve mobile phone usability and speed new application adoption

April

  • Wacom Digital Solutions Co., Ltd. established as a subsidiary for sales and marketing activities in Korea


W8002


Intuos3

2003

November

  • Announced "SmartScroll SS-100, SS-200" input device for left hand
  • Announced "Visual Coaching System"

September

  • "Graphire3/FAVO F-430, F-630" consumer pen tablet launched

April

  • Listed on Japan Securities Dealers Association (JASDAQ)


Graphire3/FAVO3

2002

November

  • Acer selected Wacom's pen sensor component for its tablet PC

January

  • "SmartScroll" input device for left hand launched


SmartScroll

2001

October

  • Released "Graphire2/FAVO" consumer pen tablet

September

  • Launched "Intuos2" professional pen tablet
  • Launched "Cintiq/PL-550" interactive pen display


Graphire2/FAVO


Intuos2

2000

June

  • Released "PL-500" interactive pen display

March

  • Wacom China Corporation (currently a subsidiary) established in Beijing, China as a sales base for China

January

  • Released "Cimatron Elite" metal mold design CAD/CAM


PL-500

1999

November

  • Released "Graphire/FAVO" consumer pen tablet

June

  • Released "ECAD/dio", a CAD system for electrical engineering


Graphire/FAVO

1998

October

  • "Intuos" and "PL-400" received Good Design Award

September

  • Released "Intuos" professional pen tablet

July

  • Released "PL-400" interactive pen display

April

  • President Eto received an award from the Science and Technology Ministry for furthering the progress of science and technology

March

  • Announced "SmartPDM" product data management (PDM) system


Intuos

1997

October

  • Announced "Pro Φ Series" mechanical CAD
  • "PL-300" was awarded with Good Design Award

January

  • Released "ECAD/netW" electric circuit design CAD

1996

October

  • "ArtPad ll" and "UD ll Series" were updated with 2-side switch, twin pressure-sensitive pens built in

September

  • Released "PL-300" interactive pen display

June

  • Announced "PenFEP" embeddable handwriting kanji recognition software
  • Announced "CAD/AT Version1.1" mechanical CAD
  • Toyonodai factory, responsible for developing and manufacturing tablets with built-in pen functions, receives ISO9001 certification

February

  • US President Clinton signed communications reform bill using Wacom electronic pen

January

  • Announced "Φ CAD/AT" mechanical CAD based on the AutoCAD R13J engine


Flash-Pack

1995

September

  • Announced "Ninteio" handwriting Kanji recognition software

July

  • Established tie-up with Autodesk to develop next generation of PC CAD software

February

  • Released "ECAD/ace" for electronic design

1994

October

  • Released "Art Pad"consumer pen tablet

August

  • Released "PL-200V" interactive pen display


ArtPad

1993

January

  • Head office moved to the current location (Kazo City, Saitama)

1992

October

  • Released "UD series" professional pen tablet

April

  • Released "PenTop" and "PL-100" as a combined system


UD Series

1991

July

  • Wacom Technology Corporation established as a North American sales base in Vancouver, Washington (currently a subsidiary)

1990

May

  • Released "HD-640A", first interactive pen display

January

  • Released "dbMAGIC" application development tool

1989

October

  • Announced "Φ STATION" metal mold CAD/CAM

1988

June

  • Wacom Computer Systems GmbH (currently Wacom Europe GmbH, a subsidiary company) established as a European sales base in Neuss, Germany

April

  • Released "Meeting Staff" electronic blackboard

March

  • "ECAD/pro" for electronic design (automatic control design) launched


Meeting Staff

1987

September

  • "SD series" professional pen tablet using electromagnetic induction launched

April

  • "ΦCAD" for mechanical design launched


SD Series

1986

July

  • Released "ECAD/ban" for control board design

January

  • Announced "WT-460M" small-sized tablet


WT-460M

1985

June

  • Head office moved to Washinomiya-cho, Kita Katsushika-gun, Saitama-ken

1984

October

  • "ECAD" for electronic design launched

January

  • Launched "WT Series", world's first tablet to use a cordless electronic pen


ECAD

1983

July

  • Wacom Co., Ltd. was established in Ageo City, Saitama, Japan, with common stock of 48 million yen.