Panasonic issued a letter to all Sanyo Ni-Cd battery products customers announcing a Brand change of the Sanyo Ni-Cd battery products along with the SANYO Logo.
This announcement establishes that the Panasonic and Sanyo (Ni-Cd) battery businesses have been integrated.
LITHIUM PRODUCT DETAILS
JAPAN - FDK Corp (FDK), a majority owned unit of Fujitsu Ltd acquired the entire share capital of SANYO Energy Tottori Co Ltd (Tottori), an Iwami, Tottori- based manufacturer of lithium battery from Sanyo Electric Co Ltd. Note that these Sanyo products will may be labeled as FDK.
NIMH PRODUCT NOTICE
Panasonic/Sanyo has announced that it agreed to sell the Sanyo NIMH battery business, including a premier manufacturing plant in Japan, to Fujitsu-subsidiary FDK as part of an agreement with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC).