Tag archive for ‘Japan’
By businessnewstoday On Sunday, July 26th, 2020

Hirado Minami Wind Farm : Vestas to supply V105-3.6 MW turbines for Japanese wind project

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Vestas has bagged a turbine supply contract from Japan Wind Development (JWD) for the 40MW Hirado Minami Wind Farm in the Nagasaki prefecture in More...

By businessnewstoday On Friday, June 26th, 2020

Bridgestone acquires tire management solutions provider iTrack Solutions

Bridgestone, a Japanese tire and rubber company, has acquired iTrack Solutions Business from Transense Technologies, a UK-based technology research licensing company, for an undisclosed price. iTrack Solutions provides More...

By businessnewstoday On Monday, May 25th, 2020

Fresh Del Monte Produce begins operations at fresh cut plant in Yokohama

Fresh Del Monte Produce said that its subsidiary Fresh Del Monte Japan began operations at its newly completed $19 million fresh cut plant in Yokohama, Japan. The new fresh cut plant in Yokohama is said to have More...

By businessnewstoday On Tuesday, April 7th, 2020

Akita Noshiro Offshore Wind Farm : Vestas to supply 33 turbines

Vestas has received a 139MW order from MHI Vestas Offshore Wind to supply 33 of its V117-4.2MW typhoon variant turbines for the Akita Noshiro Offshore Wind Farm Project in Japan. The Akita Noshiro Offshore Wind More...

By businessnewstoday On Friday, January 31st, 2020

Electric air mobility company AutoFlightX gets investment from TDK Ventures

Germany-based electric air mobility company AutoFlightX has secured investment from TDK Ventures, a subsidiary of Japanese electronics company TDK Corporation. AutoFlightX, which is engaged in developing electric More...

By Soujanya Ravi On Sunday, January 5th, 2020

Retail tech startup Accel Robotics raises $30m from SoftBank and others

California-based Accel Robotics, a retail tech startup which uses artificial intelligence (AI) and computer vision to provide checkout-free experience, has raised $30 million in a Series A funding round led by SoftBank More...

By businessnewstoday On Friday, November 22nd, 2019

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

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

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

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...