Sharp has remained a leader within the electronic calculator industry since its introduction in the 1960s. Sharp has innovated the industry through numerous breakthroughs, such as the first all transistor-diode electronic desktop calculator in 1964, the first calculator with LCD display in 1973, and the first solar-powered pocket calculator in 1980. Sharp is dedicated to the use of unique, innovative technology to contribute to the culture, benefits, and welfare of people throughout the world.
Sharp calculators are distributed in the United States and Latin America by Victor Technology LLC. Victor Technology is an American owned and operated supplier of printing, scientific, financial, and basic calculators as well as desktop accessories and standing desks.