Panasonic "Annual Report 2019" Published

Osaka, Japan - On December 10, 2019, Panasonic Corporation published the second part of its "Annual Report 2019" to complete the first part published on September 20. This year's Annual ...


CEATEC 2019 Backs Up the ‘Society 5.0’ on the Occasion of 20

CEATEC 2019 was held at Makuhari Messe for four days from October 15, 2019. CEATEC was launched in 2000, and has continued to expand in scale, steadily developing as a digital home appliance fair. The...


Japan’s MaxValu Supermarket Adopts Honeywell’s Solstice N40

On October 10, Honeywell announced that it s Solstice N40 (R448A) refrigerant has been adopted by a discount supermarket operated by MaxValu Nishinihon, a leading retailer in Japan. The adoption by ‘The Big’ Kamogata Store in Okayama is part of the store’s reno- vation project to replace its existing refrigerated display case system and condensing unit using R22 refrigerant, a hy...


Daikin Launches Innovation Platform Open to User Participati

On November 1, Daikin announced that the company will launch the ‘Daikin Launch X online platform’. The greatest feature of this project is that Daikin has created a new platform for publi...


Daikin Wins 2019 Good Design Awards for Four Products

Daikin won Good Design Awards for 2019 for four products: humidifying and dehumidifying streamer air purifiers, shop and office air conditioners, outdoor-use air conditioners, and car air purifiers de...


MHI Concludes Agreement to Establish Automotive AC Facility

In October, 2019, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Thermal Systems (MHI) decided to establish a manufacturing center for automotive air conditioners in the industrial park managed by the city of Changshu i...


Panasonic Eolia RAC Realizes Automatic, Comfortable Operatio

In late November, Panasonic began selling Eolia X series room air conditioners (RACs) that have been improved in terms of cleanliness and comfort by incorporating Panasonic’s original technologi...


Sharp Releases Plasmacluster RACs Incorporating Cloud AI

Sharp released Plasmacluster X series room air conditioners (RACs) that comprise nine models. Thanks to Cloud artificial intelligence (AI)-controlled operation, the Plasmacluster X series models have ...


Denso and GMS Begin Testing Refrigerated Delivery Service in

Denso and Global Mobility Service (GMS) began field testing a new transport service incorporating small refrigerated parcels used to deliver fresh food and other products to commercial facilities and households in Indonesia from October. In the field test, Denso and GMS aim to build a cold chain logistics network in the country, and identify and solve the potential issues in order to establish a n...


Daikin Releases New Products in Ururu & Sarara Series

From November, Daikin began releasing new wall-mounted room air conditioners (RACs), humidifying/dehumidifying streamer air purifiers, and store/office air conditioners by newly launching the ‘U...


Fujitsu General Launches nocria X Series with Improved Learn

In early November 2019, Fujitsu General began selling nocria X series artificial intelligence (AI) air conditioners. The nocria X series models have incorporated Double AI, the industry’s first ...

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