HP has been innovating since 1938, when the company’s founders, Bill Hewlett and Dave Packard, invented their first product in the garage that’s now recognised as "the birthplace of Silicon Valley".
See HP’s amazing innovation timeline. It shows many of the revolutionary technologies that HP has introduced over the last seven decades.
HP’s focus on innovation and quality means our products regularly receive awards and honours from industry authorities, public organisations and the business and trade press.
See some of the recent awards that our printers have won.
HP began recycling hardware in 1987 and has recovered over 2.3 billion pounds of products for reuse or recycling since then.
Find out why HP was ranked the highest electronics company, and fifth overall, in Interbrand’s "Best Global Green Brands" of 2011.