Boston, September 7th 2021
Morisawa, Japan’s leading font foundry, announces its collaboration with MicroEJ, leading provider of software solutions for embedded and IoT devices, to deliver impeccable UI/UX experiences on smart electronic products thanks to beautifully designed TrueType fonts that guarantees optimal readability, attracts attention, and conveys brand personality.
Morisawa fonts, which are characterized by their great variety and sophisticated design, are considered of the highest quality internationally, both for their traditional and digital formats. Their high level of readability and legibility make those fonts particularly suitable for smart devices with small displays, such as smart watches, cookers, home thermostats, printers, medical devices, industrial products, etc.
“This new partnership strengthens MicroEJ position as a major player in the electronics industry by integrating best-in-class fonts, including complex ones like Asian font sets, in our embedded GUI tools and libraries. This achievement greatly facilitates our customers access to new markets with premium typography, all while leveraging the great benefits introduced by our flagship on-device platform: accelerated product launches and lower costs.”
States Fred Rivard, MicroEJ’s CEO.
“We are delighted to collaborate with MicroEJ. Smart devices are becoming more on more important in our everyday life, and we are very proud to contribute to a smarter society through typography.””
Said Koji Yamaguchi, General Manager, Global Management Department, Morisawa Inc. Tokyo Headquarters.
Discover a smart watch demo on the NXP i.MX RT595 crossover MCU powered by MicroEJ showing Morisawa font: developer.microej.com/morisawa
Since its establishment in 1924, the year it invented the phototypesetting machine, Morisawa Inc. has never wavered from its commitment to undertaking leading-edge research and development in the field of typography. Today the company is involved in development and marketing of typesetting software; development and supply of digital typefaces; sales of Morisawa Document Solution, automatic typesetting, and cloud font services; and sales and support of input and output editing devices and on-demand printers.
MicroEJ is a software vendor of cost-driven solutions for embedded and IoT devices. We are focused on providing device manufacturers with secure products in markets where software applications require high performance, compact size, energy efficiency, and cost-effective development.
Today more than 120+ companies in the world with currently over 100 million products sold, have already chosen MicroEJ to design electronic product applications in a large variety of industries, including smart home, wearables, healthcare, industrial automation, retail, telecommunications, smart city, building automation, transportation, etc.
MicroEJ collaborates with Software Imaging to support its business development in Asia, and more specifically in Japan.
Additionally, Software Imaging provides expert engineering service levels to assist customers in developing their software with MicroEJ solutions for market-winning smart devices.
For more info: www.softwareimaging.com