Tag Archives: De La Rue

Directorate Change: De La Rue appoint Chief Financial Officer

By | July 19, 2018

De La Rue plc (“De La Rue” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Helen Willis as Chief Financial Officer with immediate effect and as an Executive Director of the Company to take effect on expiry of the Company’s Annual General Meeting on 26 July 2018. Helen joined De La Rue as interim Chief Financial Officer on 16… Read More »

De La Rue and Opalux Announce the Launch of a New Security Feature – MyImage™

By | June 26, 2018

De La Rue, the world’s leading anti-counterfeiting and security specialist for currency, identity and brand protection, today launches its first new security feature as part of its partnership with Opalux, a producer of premium first level security features. The strategic partnership, which was announced last October, has seen the two companies collaborate on joint product development and MyImage™… Read More »

De La Rue announces 2017/18 full year results

By | May 30, 2018

De La Rue plc (LSE: DLAR) (De La Rue, the “Group” or the “Company”) announces its full year results for 12 months ended 31 March 2018 (the period or full year). The comparative period was 12 months ended 25 March 2017. FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS Group revenue +7% at £493.9m; adjusted operating profit*(1) -11% at £62.8m. Excluding the exited paper business,… Read More »

De La Rue and OPTEL agree to new strategic partnership to tackle increasing demand in the brand protection market

By | May 21, 2018

De La Rue and OPTEL today announced a strategic partnership to address the growing threat of global counterfeiting.  De La Rue is the global leader in anti-counterfeit solutions as well as the world’s largest printer of both currency and passports.  OPTEL is the leading provider of end-to-end traceability systems for diverse industries. The company’s renowned solutions help stop product counterfeiting,… Read More »

UK – New UK passport “likely to become a defining symbol of Britain’s new identity”

By | February 27, 2017

Marcus Fairs | 27 February 2017 How do you design a passport? How do you prevent forgeries? And why do they all look the same? Following the launch of our Brexit passport design competition we spoke to Julian Payne, creative director at the world’s biggest producer of passports and banknotes. Payne heads a design team of 22 people… Read More »

De La Rue to acquire DuPont Authentication

By | December 12, 2016

December 12, 2016 De La Rue plc (“De La Rue” or the “Group”) today announces that it has agreed to acquire the Authentication business of DuPont Electronics & Communications (“DuPont Authentication” and “DuPont”, respectively) for a cash consideration of $25m. DuPont Authentication is a leading global producer of photopolymer holographic films and 3D holograms and associated software. Its technology… Read More »