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Panasonic to Expand Its VRF Business in China with New Sales

Panasonic established Panasonic Appliances Air-Conditioning Equipment (China) Co., Ltd. (PAPAECN) on June 6, 2018, with the objective of strengthening its commercial air conditioner business in the Ch...


Belimo Achieves Success through Customer-centered Strategy

Belimo reported dynamic sales growth of 12.7% in the first half of 2018. Recently, JARN interviewed Lars van der Haegen, chief executive officer (CEO), Belimo, to hear about the secrets governing the ...


Danfoss Commercial Compressors Evolve to Meet Market Needs

JARN interviewed Noel Ryan, president of Danfoss Commercial Compressors, to hear about the company’s business strategy and new products focusing on oil-free technology and alternative refrigeran...


Mitsubishi Electric Sets to Establish Strong Sales Channels

JARN interviewed Masafumi Ando, the new senior general manager of Overseas, Air-Conditioning & Refrigeration Systems Division, Mitsubishi Electric, who was appointed on April 1, 2018. He talked ab...


Innova’s Products Impress the World with Technology and Desi

JARN interviewed Gianandrea Masserdotti, brand ambassador of Innova, to hear about the company’s history, products, manufacturing concepts, business strategy, and so on. JARN (J): Could you b...


Mayekawa Leads AC&R Industry with Natural Five Refrigerants

Mayekawa is a world-leading industrial refrigeration manufacturer. JARN interviewed Shin Maekawa, president of Mayekawa, to hear about the company’s global operations and highlights at Chillvent...


Panasonic to Harvest the Benefits of Cross Value Innovation

This July, JARN went to Panasonic’s factory in Gunma Prefecture to meet Atsuki Tsutsumi, director, Panasonic – Cold Chain Business Division, Appliances Company, to hear about the global de...


JRAIA to Focus on Mildly Flammable Refrigerant Compatibility

In late August, JARN visited the office of the Japan Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Industry Association (JRAIA) to meet with Tetsuji Okada, president of JRAIA, and hear about air conditioner mark...


Chemours Showing Its Strength with Lower GWP Refrigerants

During China Refrigeration Expo (CRH) 2018 held in Beijing in April, JARN interviewed Diego Boeri, vice president of Chemours Fluorochemicals, to hear about the company’s refrigerant business st...


JCI Emphasizes Comprehensive Evaluations at Alternative Refr

JARN interviewed Dr. Paul de Larminat, senior expert and consultant of Johnson Controls, and he commented on alternative refrigerants from safety, reliability, cost optimization, thermodynamic propert...


Daikin Vietnam Armed with Just-in-time Production & Delivery

On May 18, Daikin held an opening ceremony at its factory in Vietnam. Prior to the ceremony on the same day, Daikin held a press conference attended by its representatives including Jiro Tomita, membe...