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Japan's Tokachi Seika to market halal gyoza in Malaysia

/ May 25, 2017

Japan's Tokachi Seika to market halal gyoza in Malaysia

Traditional Japanese confectionery maker Tokachi Seika will start selling halal gyoza dumplings in Malaysia this summer under a deal with a local food producer. Under an original equipment manufacturer pact recently concluded with Dkay Ventures, Hokkaido-based Tokachi Seika will sell halal gyoza initially to ...

Sendai-based upstart taking on big Osaka appliance makers

/ May 25, 2017

Sendai-based upstart taking on big Osaka appliance makers

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 strategy of manufacturing cheaper alternatives to big-name ...

/ May 24, 2017

Toshiba may seek buyers for Westinghouse starting this fall

Toshiba could begin the process to sell a majority stake in Westinghouse Electric this fall as the U.S. company makes its way through a bankruptcy proceeding, according to Mark Marano, Westinghouse’s chief operating officer. Tokyo-based Toshiba has “signaled pretty clearly to the market” that ...