Focus On Nissan's New Leadership Structure

Focus on Nissan's new leadership structure

Nissan Motor has been reviewing its management structure in light of the accusations leveled at former Chair Carlos Ghosn. As part of that effort, the automaker convened a panel with 3rd-party experts for the fourth time on Sunday.

It's apparently looking to create stronger roles for outside directors on the company's board.

Toyota Uses Side Airbag With 3-bag Structure For New 'camry'

Toyota Uses Side Airbag With 3-bag Structure for New 'Camry'

Toyota Motor Corp employed a side airbag having a three-bag structure for the new "Camry" mid-size sedan.

Toyota developed the side airbag in cooperation with Toyoda Gosei Co Ltd. The new Camry was released July 10, 2017. The previous product has a two-bag structure using bags for protecting the chest and waist of a passenger.

Nikon Reshuffles Management Structure

Nikon reshuffles management structure

Nikon Corporation announced today the reorganization of its corporate structure. Nikon's Core Technology Division will be closed and replaced by Research & Development Division and Production Technology divisions. As you'd expect, the former is dedicated to research and development, the latter integrates the functions of group production strategy planning and production technology development. The objective of this move is to clarify functions and responsibilities and enhance the efficiency of the production system.

In addition Nikon is integrating its Medical Business Development Division and Microscope Solutions Business Unit to form a new Healthcare Business Unit with the goal to create business synergies. 

Honda New Research And Development Structure To Take Responsibility For New Value Areas

Honda New Research and Development Structure to Take Responsibility for New Value AreasHonda R&D Co., Ltd., the R&D subsidiary of Honda Motor Co., Ltd., today announced plans to create “R&D Center X,” a new research and development operation within the company, which will assume responsibility for “new value” areas that include robotics technology, mobility system and energy management, etc. The official establishment of R&D Center X will take place in April of this year.

Nagoya Castle Warns Structure Could Collapse In Strong Quake

Nagoya castle warns structure could collapse in strong quakeThe Nagoya municipal government on Friday took the unusual step of posting a warning to tourists that they enter Nagoya Castle's tower structure at their own risk due to the building being in danger of collapse in a strong earthquake.
Three signs were installed within the castle grounds to warn of the risk of entering the multistory building, whose concrete is degrading and therefore lacks resistance to temblors, according to the city.

Lexus Introduces Revised Pricing Structure In Australia

Lexus Introduces Revised Pricing Structure in AustraliaLexus Australia has revised the pricing of key model lines following the implementation of Australia's new free trade agreement with Japan.
Lexus will introduce reduced pricing on its CT, IS, ES, GS, LS, RX and LX model lines thanks to the removal of the existing five per cent import duty as part of the new agreement between the two countries.

Mitsubishi Announces New Insulated Substrate Structure

Mitsubishi Announces New Insulated Substrate StructureMitsubishi Materials Corp developed the "DBA (direct bonded aluminum) substrate with thick Cu," an insulated circuit board made by directly attaching copper (Cu) to aluminum (Al), for inverters that control the power supplies of hybrid electric vehicles' (HEVs') high-power motors.

Mazda To Reinforce Sales Structure In Taiwan

2013 Frankfurt Auto Show : The all-new Mazda3 OfficialMazda Motor Corporation announced today that it will establish a national sales company (NSC) in Taiwan in order to further enhance Mazda's brand and sales structure in the country. The NSC will be established within fiscal year ending March 2014 and begin operations in the first half of fiscal year ending March 2015. Establishing the NSC will enable Mazda to independently plan and implement branding and sales strategies in Taiwan.

Honda Announces New Advertising Structure For Automobile Business

Honda Announces New Advertising Structure for Automobile BusinessHonda today announced that its comprehensive review of advertising creative and media accounts for its automobile business has resulted in a multi-agency approach for the company's Honda and Acura brands. MediaVest was selected as the media agency serving both brands, with RPA selected as the creative agency for the Honda automobile brand and Mullen as the creative agency for the Acura brand. 

Ricoh To Strengthen Its Business Structure In The Asian Market

Ricoh to Strengthen its Business Structure in the Asian MarketRicoh announces that Ricoh is going to strengthen its business structure in the Asian market.

Ricoh has been expanding its marketing and sales in Asia Pacific region as well as China after establishing Ricoh Asia Pasific Pte. Ltd (RA) in Singapore in 1996 and Ricoh China Co., Ltd. (RCN) in Shanghai in 2003 as regional headquarters.