Power Paper Unveils Line of Smart Paper Notebooks

November 30, 2003 by Jeff Shepard

Power Paper Ltd. (Tel Aviv, Israel), a provider of thin and flexible micro-power source technology and devices, announced that it is launching a new line of empowered notebooks and organizers that contain integrated electronic features such as sound, lights, games, and calculators, among other features. Enabled by Power Paper's thin and flexible, battery, a host of features can be integrated into hard-cover notebooks, daily planners, diaries, scrapbooks, calendars, and other paper-based stationary products. The company's PowerNovelties division partners with stationery, novelty and toy manufacturers to develop customizable smart paper products for school, office and home users.

The company's cutting-edge line of notebooks, organizers and diaries include the PowerCalc™ flat-panel calculator, which lasts for at least 2,500 hours; the PowerGame™, which lasts for over 1,000 activations; the PowerPal™, which has a lifespan of over 2,000 hours; the PowerTime™, which lasts for at least one year; and the PowerTune™, which lasts for at least 2,000 activations. All of the PowerNovelties products are available in A4, A5 and A6 sizes, and contain the company's thin, flexible and disposable power source. Artwork can be designed either by Power Paper or customized by the stationery manufacturer.

"We're thrilled to launch our new product line, which represents the next generation of smart paper products, at SHOPA," said Irit Hillel, vice president of the company's PowerNovelties division. "Our empowered notebooks enable stationery manufacturers to add value to their brands by integrating electronic functionality into their standard paper products."