Jun 19, 2013

Lenovo exec to head NEC, joint PC operations

The chairman of China’s Lenovo Group Ltd., Roderick Lappin, will take over as head of NEC Personal Computers Ltd. and Lenovo Japan Ltd. effective June 28 to pursue faster decision-making and boost sales of PCs and tablet devices, the companies announced Tuesday. The two ...

Mar 30, 2013

NEC in talks with Lenovo on selling mobile phone subsidiary

Ailing NEC Corp. is in talks to sell its mobile phone subsidiary to Chinese PC maker Lenovo Group Ltd. as part of turnaround efforts, company sources revealed Friday. The move to sell NEC Casio Mobile Communications Ltd. follows the subsidiary’s sluggish performance in the ...