Sendai-based upstart taking on big Osaka appliance makers

OSAKA – Iris Ohyama, based in Sendai, is taking on Osaka Prefecture’s more established home appliance makers, including Panasonic and Sharp, in the battle for consumers’ hearts and wallets. Iris joined the home appliance market in 2009 and its …
( read original story …)


Related Post

In Japan, Earthquake Proof Buildings Are Being Des...
views 199
Japan is one of the most earthquake-prone countrie...
Japan artist says latest sticker graffiti aimed at...
views 209
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese graffiti artist "281 An...
Japan and UK to collaborate on missile development
views 137
TOKYO -- Japan will team with the U.K. to develop ...
Raze, rebuild, repeat: why Japan knocks down its h...
views 171
Photograph: Nate Berg It’s not just the big housin...
Nagoya Mayor Takashi Kawamura, two others file for...
views 208
NAGOYA – Nagoya Mayor Takashi Kawamura, 68, and tw...
Tokyo simulates first military attack since WWII a...
views 118
Hundreds of Tokyo residents scrambled for cover Mo...
Japan public split on idea to cite military in con...
views 198
Poll results released Monday show that about half ...
Gasquet cruises into Tokyo quarters
views 144
TOKYO: Richard Gasquet eased into the Japan Open q...
Japanese marketplace app Mercari launches $1.1 bil...
views 40
TOKYO (Reuters) - Flea market app operator Mercari...
Dollar gains against yen as Bank of Japan boosts b...
views 192
The dollar was on track for weekly gains, though i...