Samsung NX500 Sony CyberShot HX90 Canon PowerShot G3 X Panasonic DMC-FZ330 Nikon Coolpix P900 Olympus Stylus 1s
Samsung NX500 Sony CyberShot HX90 Canon PowerShot G3 X Panasonic DMC-FZ330 Nikon Coolpix P900 Olympus Stylus 1s
  News Headlines APPLE CANON FUJIFILM HTC HUAWEI LG MICROSOFT NIKON OLYMPUS PANASONIC PENTAX SAMSUNG SONY  
Lets Go Digital
 
     
Powered by True
Counted by OneStat.com
Matsushita Electric becomes Panasonic Corporation
Ralf Jurrien : January 23th 2008 - 17:50 CET
Digital Camera Review Test Appareil Photo Numerique Prueba camara digital Digitale Camera Test Dijital Kamera Incelemeleri Digitalkamera Test Digitalkamera
PanasonicMatsushita Electric becomes Panasonic Corporation : Matsushita Electric, best known for its Panasonic brand, announced that the company will change its company name to 'Panasonic Corporation' effective October 1, 2008. The company will also unify its corporate brands to the 'Panasonic' brand. The change, that was approved at the company's extraordinary board meeting today, will be submitted for and subject to approval at its ordinary general meeting of shareholders to be held in late June this year. The name change and brand unification is a bold step forward to make the company a truly global corporation, in which its corporate value can be enhanced with united efforts by all the employees focused on the 'Panasonic' brand worldwide.
Matsushita Electric becomes Panasonic CorporationPanasonic Corporation
Upon a company name change, the company will undertake its brand name change from the 'National' brand, which is used for home appliances and housing equipment in Japan, to the 'Panasonic' brand by the end of fiscal 2010, ending March 31, 2010. Subsequently, the 'National' brand will be abandoned and the corporate brands in Japan will be unified to the 'Panasonic' Brand.

Panasonic - Ideas for life
The company has been using a company name 'Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd.' since 1935, following its earlier names 'Matsushita Electric Manufacturing Works' since 1929 and 'Matsushita Electric Housewares Manufacturing Works' since 1918 when it was first established. While the company was using 'National' and 'Panasonic' brand names over the period, it decided in 2003 to unify a global brand into 'Panasonic' with a brand slogan 'Panasonic ideas for life.' The timing to change the company name and unify its global brand coincides with its 90th anniversary this year. At the same time, some group companies which currently use 'Matsushita' or 'National' in their names will also change their company names using 'Panasonic.' Together with the brand unification in Japan, the company will lead all its resources and activities to enhancing the value of 'Panasonic' brand.

Panasonic Corporation
The new 'Panasonic Corporation' and its group companies worldwide will continue to run its business based on its founder Konosuke Matsushita's business philosophy known as; 'A company is a public entity,' 'Customer-comes-first principle' and 'Start fresh everyday.' The company is currently operating its business under the GP3 mid-term management plan, which sets a direction toward making 'Global Excellence' of its corporate performance with three pillars, namely 'Global Progress,' 'Global Profit' and 'Global Panasonic.'





   Panasonic
   Panasonic PMA
   Panasonic digital cameras
   Next  Digital photography noise software solution
   Previous  Photobook binding system
   News by brand:Panasonic
   News by category:Corporate
   News by brand and category:Panasonic Corporate


LetsGoDigital digital camera magazine
Latest Panasonic announcements
Panasonic DC-GX800 test pictures
Panasonic GH5 offers 6K photo function
Panasonic Lumix FZ80 captures 4K Photo & 4K Video
Panasonic Lumix FZ80 superzoom camera
Panasonic DC-GX850 records 4K Video and 4K Photo
Panasonic Lumix GX850 mirrorless camera
Panasonic Ultra HD OLED TV with HDR support
Panasonic DC-FZ82 with 4K photo and video
Panasonic DC-GH5 system camera
Panasonic Lumix FZ82
Panasonic Lumix GX800
Panasonic Lumix GH5 test photos
Panasonic high-volume production scanner
Panasonic Compass Android Security and Services
Panasonic flexible Lithium-ion battery
 
Twitter LetsGoDigital
Latest news headlines
Fujifilm GFX 50S medium format camera
Fujinon XF50mm mid-telephoto lens
Fujifilm X100F premium compact digital camera
Fujifilm X-T20 mirrorless camera
Fujifilm X-T20 sample images
Fujifilm X100F sample photos
Are camera phones a thing of the past?
Leica DG Vario-Elmarit 12-60mm lens
The most compact M-system camera Leica M10
Asus ZenFone AR smartphone
Asus ZenFone 3 Zoom smartphone
Panasonic DC-GX800 test pictures
Panasonic GH5 offers 6K photo function
Panasonic Lumix FZ80 captures 4K Photo & 4K Video
Panasonic Lumix FZ80 superzoom camera
   
CanonCasioFujifilmNikonOlympusHTCSamsungSonyPanasonicNokia
  Accessories Android Apps Camcorders Digital cameras Mobile phones Smartphones Software Tablets   CES CeBIT Gadgets IFA Photokina PMA