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Panasonic's Cumulative Water Pump Production in Indonesia Tops 30 Million Units OSAKA, Japan -Friday 9 August 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On August 8, 2019, Panasonic announced that cumulative production of its water pumps in Indonesian factory, Panasonic Manufacturing Indonesia (PMI) has reached 30 million units(*1) in April this year, approximately 30 years since the company started manufacturing National (now...

Panasonic’s Real-time Tracking and Projection Mapping Compatible Projector Impresses Audience at Tokyo... -Wednesday 24 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On July 24, 2019, Panasonic Corporation, a worldwide Olympic and Paralympic partner, announced that its real-time tracking and projection mapping compatible projector was used for a highly innovative video performance during the “One Year to Go” Ceremony, which the Tokyo...

Panasonic Signs Joint Business Development Agreement with Startup Linkwiz to Enhance Welding Processes in Manufacturing ... -Tuesday 18 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- On June 17, 2019, Panasonic Corporation (TOKYO: 6752) announced that it has signed a joint business development agreement with Linkwiz, Inc. — a startup company specializing in the development and sales of autonomous robotic system software and technical consulting — to...

Panasonic’s Next-generation HD-PLC®*1, BPL Communication Technology Adopted as IEEE 1901a Standard ... -Tuesday 26 March 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On March 25, 2019, Panasonic Corporation announced that the IEEE Standards Association has approved the company’s next-generation broadband over powerline (BPL) communication technology for Internet of Things (IoT) as the IEEE 1901a Standard on March 21, 2019 at the Standards...

Panasonic's Global Household Refrigerator Production Tops 100 Million -Tuesday 26 February 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation's production of household refrigerators reached a grand total of 100 million in 2018, 65 years since the company first began to manufacture them in 1953. Panasonic began working on refrigerators as well as televisions and washing machines in...

Panasonic and World Vision Launch Off-grid Solutions Project in Narok County, Kenya -Sunday 3 February 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- World Vision and Panasonic Corporation have launched an Off-grid Solutions Project in Narok County, Kenya. Panasonic has donated power supply stations, solar storage devices, solar lanterns and other lighting equipment at the launching ceremony held on January 31, 2019, in...

Panasonic Achieves the Cumulative Global Production of 200 Million*1 Ventilating Fans -Saturday 2 February 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Panasonic Corporation announced that Panasonic Ecology Systems Co., Ltd. (PESES), a Panasonic group company focusing on indoor air quality (IAQ) and environmental systems, had marked a cumulative global production of 200 million ventilating fans in December 2018. It has been...

JDA and Panasonic Partner to Co-Innovate on Integrated Digital Supply Chain Technology Solutions -Monday 14 January 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- JDA Software, Inc. and Panasonic Corporation today announced a joint partnership to co-develop integrated solutions leveraging the JDA® LuminateTM family of solutions and Panasonic’s unique technologies for the manufacturing, logistics, and retail industries. These...

Panasonic Is Holding Its Special Exhibition "The Moment" Officially Approved by the French Embassy in Japan -Wednesday 3 October 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Panasonic Corporation is holding "The Moment" from October 2 to December 2, 2018. This is a special exhibition authorized as a project to celebrate the 160th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between France and Japan at the Panasonic Center Tokyo (3-5-1...

"Panasonic Prime Smash!" Has Been Given a Complete Makeover - An iPhone, iPad Game That Awakens Children's... -Wednesday 26 September 2018      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On August 28, 2018, Panasonic Corporation gave the iPad app, "Panasonic Prime Smash!" a complete makeover. The new release includes the iOS 11 compatible iPhone app as well. [Video] Smartphone game application "Panasonic Prime...

Panasonic's Multi-hop HD-PLC Adopted as Smart Meter Communications System by Taiwan Power Company -Tuesday 25 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation has successfully proposed adoption to Taiwan Power Company of its HD-PLC (*1) high-speed power line communications technology as a communications system to utilize next-generation smart meters. Taiwan Power Company began accepting proposals for...

Thailand and U.S.A. Won the Grands Prix in Panasonic KWN Global Contest 2018 -Saturday 11 August 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation held the awards ceremony for the Kid Witness News (KWN) Global Contest 2018 on July 27 at Panasonic Center Tokyo. This year the Grand Prix in the Primary Category was won by "A Message" the video from Anuban Saraburi School of Thailand, while the Grand...

Panasonic Introduces the Shoe Deodorizer: Deodorizes Your Shoes While You Sleep -Friday 10 August 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation will begin selling a shoe deodorizer, the MS-DS100, equipped with "nanoe X" that generates 10 times(*2) more hydroxyl (OH) radicals than "nanoe" to remove unpleasant shoe odors in a simple way, on September 20, 2018 (in Japan only). One of the common...

Panasonic Next-Generation PLC Technology Approved as Baseline Specification by IEEE P1901.3 Working Group -Saturday 30 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Panasonic Corporation announced that it has presented its fourth-generation scalable HD-PLC(*1) technology to IEEE Standardization Working Group(*2). This technology enables communications over longer distances and improves communication speeds by controlling the range of...

Panasonic Is Exhibiting Latest Connected Supply Chain Solutions for Industry 4.0 Realization at CeMAT 2018 Trade Fair in... -Thursday 26 April 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Panasonic Corporation is exhibiting its full range of logistics solutions at CeMAT 2018, the world's leading trade fair for the intralogistics and supply chain management sector, which is being held from April 23-27 in Hannover, Germany. [Video] Highlights of Panasonic at...

Panasonic Launches Off-grid Solutions Project to Mark Its Centenary -Monday 23 April 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation announced it has kicked off a project for people living in off-grid areas that combines educational activities to promote understanding of electricity and provision of the company’s related products. The Off-grid Solutions Project is part of...

Technics Organizes World's First Full Turntable Orchestra -Wednesday 21 March 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On March 20, 2018, the "Record Day," Panasonic Corporation released the video of the world's first full orchestra performance featuring Technics "turntables (analog record players)" as the only instruments, under the Technics brand's theme, "Rediscover Music." Videos: -...

Panasonic Museum Opens with Ceremony -Thursday 8 March 2018      

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Panasonic Corporation celebrated the opening of the Panasonic Museum in Kadoma City, Osaka, on March 7 - on the same day in 1918 the company was founded as Matsushita Electric Housewares Manufacturing Works by legendary business leader Konosuke Matsushita. An opening ceremony...

Panasonic and Scrum Ventures Announce a Joint Venture to Foster Innovation -Saturday 3 March 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Panasonic Corporation today announced that it is forming BeeEdge, a joint venture with Scrum Ventures, a San Francisco based early-stage venture capital firm. Aimed at enabling a new generation of products, BeeEdge will identify technologies within Panasonic that are not fully...

Panasonic to Launch Face Recognition Server Software Using Deep Learning Technology -Wednesday 28 February 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Panasonic Corporation announced that it will release face recognition server software using deep learning technology in July 2018 outside Japan and in August 2018 in Japan. [Video] Face Recognition Server Software Using Deep Learning...