TowerJazz to maintain its TPSCo majority ownership
December 03, 2019Israeli semiconductor manufacturer, TowerJazz, says that it will not sell its stake and board control in its joint venture with Panasonic Corp in Japan, following the Japanese company's announcement that it is selling its semiconductor business.
Panasonic to sell its chip business to Taiwanese company
November 28, 2019Panasonic Corporation says that it will transfer the semiconductor business – mainly operated by Panasonic Semiconductor Solutions – to Nuvoton Technology, a Taiwan-based semiconductor company under the umbrella of Winbond Electronics group, in a stock and asset transfer agreement.
Panasonic partners with Siemens in the field of assembly machines
October 28, 2019Panasonic Factory Solutions says it is entering into a partnership with Siemens Factory Automation in the field of assembly machines and factory automation.
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Blackstone believes the future lies in solid-state battery technology
July 08, 2019Blackstone Resources AG says it has teamed up with several strategic partners from Germany, Belgium, Poland and Austria, the United Kingdom and Switzerland with which the company aims to achieve a number of objectives related to battery production and development.
Is Tesla moving into mining?
June 14, 2019During an annual shareholder meeting Tuesday, Tesla CEO Elon Musk remarked that mining may be in the company’s future.
Panasonic ramps up smart factory solutions business in India
May 23, 2019Panasonic has announced its plans to ramp up its smart factory solutions business in India. The company has integrated its welding business and SMT equipment business to consolidate its software and hardware capabilities and become an end-to-end integrated Smart Manufacturing Solutions company.
Panasonic team up with China's GS-Solar in PV business
May 21, 2019Panasonic has reached an agreement with GS-Solar (China) Company Ltd. to collaborate in the photovoltaic business.
ROHM expands with Panasonics's semi device business
April 26, 2019ROHM recently announced the acquisition of a part of the diode and transistor business from Panasonic Semiconductor Solutions Company. The transfer is scheduled for October 2019, and after this ROHM handling sales of these products to Panasonic’s current customers.
Panasonic & Tesla weighing further investments for it Gigafactory
April 11, 2019Media reports from earlier on Thursday suggested that Panasonic and Tesla were suspending plans to expand their USD 4.5 billion Gigafacotry due to uncertain demand for electric vehicles. However, Panasonic says it is studying further investments.
Panasonic expands offerings with addition of Omni-ID's ProVIEW
April 03, 2019Panasonic has acquired the ProVIEW solutions business unit from New York-based Omni-ID, manufacturer of passive UHF RFID tags and visual tagging systems for retail and oil and gas industries.
Panasonic announces new European CEO
March 29, 2019Panasonic Europe B.V has announces the retirement of Laurent Abadie on March 31st 2019 and the appointment of his successor, Junichi Suzuki to take place on 1st April 2019.
TowerJazz extends agreement with Panasonic Semiconductor
March 26, 2019TowerJazz and TowerJazz Panasonic Semiconductor Company (TPSCo), announce that they have signed a three-year agreement, extending its previous business partnership with Panasonic Semiconductor Solutions (PSCS) through 2022.
UK manufacturer doubles work space in head office acquisition
February 15, 2019Yorkshire-based Contract Production Ltd has acquired its current head office and production facilities in Pickering, expanding into a third adjoining unit as part of its expansion programme.
Toyota and Panasonic to establish EV battery JV
January 22, 2019The companies are aiming to create a business structure for the stable supply of competitive batteries to various automakers.
Panasonic Industry signs with distributor Bürklin Elektronik
November 27, 2018The newly signed pan-European distribution deal covers passive components, switches and factory automation solutions.
EMS .Ltd – three times bigger, four times faster
October 26, 2018Just before the summer Berkshire based Electronic Manufacturing Solutions Ltd (EMS), packed its bags and moved into a new facility, tripling in size. Now it’s time to fit added space with new equipment
Panasonic starts HVAC manufacturing in Europe
October 18, 2018Panasonic Corporation says that it has started residential air to water heat pump production at Panasonic AVC Networks Czech, s.r.o. (PAVCCZ) in Pilsen, Czech Republic in October 2018, as part of its efforts to enhance the air-conditioning business in the European market.
Skyworks to acquire Avnera for $405 million
August 07, 2018Analog semiconductor company, Skyworks Solutions, says that it has signed a definitive agreement to purchase Avnera Corporation, a developer of Analog System on Chips (ASoCs).
Successful takeover: Hisense will own 95 percent of GorenjeLoad more news
June 29, 2018In May, the Asian Group Hisense came with a bid of EUR 12 per share, subject to its acquisition of 50 percent + 1 share of Gorenje's shares. Now the bid has been successful.