Tag archive for ‘Japan’
By Soujanya Ravi On Sunday, January 5th, 2020
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Retail tech startup Accel Robotics raises $30m from SoftBank and others

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); California-based Accel Robotics, a retail tech startup which uses artificial intelligence (AI) and computer vision to provide checkout-free experience, More...

By businessnewstoday On Friday, November 22nd, 2019
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Paidy instant buy-now pay later payment option now on Amazon.co.jp

Japanese fintech company Paidy said that its instant buy-now pay later payment service is now available on Amazon.co.jp as a payment option for customers. Paidy says that it is an instant post-pay credit service More...

By businessnewstoday On Thursday, October 10th, 2019
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Shiseido to acquire US prestige skincare brand Drunk Elephant

Shiseido acquisition of Drunk Elephant : Japanese personal care company Shiseido said that its US subsidiary – Shiseido Americas has agreed to acquire prestige skincare brand Drunk Elephant for an undisclosed More...

By businessnewstoday On Thursday, October 3rd, 2019
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Tokio Marine to acquire PURE Group for $3.1bn

Tokio Marine acquisition of PURE Group : Japanese insurance holding company Tokio Marine will acquire Privilege Underwriters (PUI), which does business through the US insurance group – Pure Group of Insurance More...

By Raghuram Kadari On Wednesday, September 11th, 2019
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Panasonic launches ClearConnect kiosk solutions for restaurants, retailers

Panasonic Corporation of North America has launched the new ClearConnect kiosk solutions portfolio that can help quick-service restaurant operators and retailers achieve their digitalization objectives for improved More...

By businessnewstoday On Tuesday, September 10th, 2019
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Pacific Life to sell Aviation Capital Group to Tokyo Century

Pacific Life Insurance has agreed to divest its majority stake in commercial aircraft leasing subsidiary – Aviation Capital Group (ACG) to Tokyo Century Corporation for nearly $3 billion. The transaction will More...

By Raghuram Kadari On Wednesday, August 28th, 2019
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Bandai Namco and Crunchyroll partner for complete content experience for users

Bandai Namco Entertainment (BNE), a Japanese interactive entertainment producer and developer, has entered into a strategic partnership with Crunchyroll Games to provide a complete content experience for users. Under More...

By Raghuram Kadari On Thursday, August 8th, 2019
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Shiseido to support growth of Tory Burch beauty portfolio

US lifestyle brand Tory Burch has signed a long-term partnership agreement with Japanese cosmetics company Shiseido to support further growth of Tory Burch beauty brands. Shiseido will have the exclusive worldwide More...

By Raghuram Kadari On Thursday, August 8th, 2019
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Kyowa Chemical improves global business visibility using Infor M3 Cloud

Kyowa Chemical Industry, a Japanese chemical products manufacturer and seller for industry and healthcare, has deployed Infor M3 Cloud, an ERP software developed by Infor, to improve business data visibility and More...

By Raghuram Kadari On Tuesday, July 30th, 2019
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NEC acquires OncoImmunity AS to strengthen AI-driven immunotherapy pipeline

NEC Corporation, a Japanese information technology (IT) services and products provider, has acquired Norwegian bioinformatics company OncoImmunity AS, enhancing its resources and capabilities that support the development More...