Seiko Epson posts Q2 profit


27 July 2006 — Tokyo (JPN): Seiko Epson, the second biggest ink-jet printer maker in the world after Hewlett-Packard, has reported a Q2 group operating profit of ¥7.01 billion ($60 million), compared to a loss of ¥5.04 billion in the same quarter of the previous year.
Sales for the quarter fell 5.3 percent to ¥322 billion.