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Today in Manufacturing Podcast
Today in Manufacturing has a new podcast brought to you by the editors of Industrial Media. In each episode, we discuss the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward.
Apr 22nd, 2022
U.S. Drone Company Zipline Starts Delivering Medicine in Japan
Its takeoff in Japan is in partnership with Toyota Tsusho.
Apr 21st, 2022
Japan's Nissan Plans 'Game Changing' EV Batteries
The all-solid-state battery will replace the lithium-ion battery now in use for a 2028 product launch and a pilot plant launch in 2024.
Apr 8th, 2022
Shareholders Vote Down Toshiba Restructuring Plan
A top executive had characterized the proposal as the company’s "last chance" to fix its brand.
Mar 24th, 2022
Prosecutors Appeal Ex-Nissan Executive's Case
Greg Kelly was recently was cleared of almost all charges he had faced.
Mar 16th, 2022
Toshiba CEO Steps Down Amid Restructuring
The restructuring effort aims to restore the storied company's reputation and competitiveness.
Mar 1st, 2022
Toyota Sales Sag on Chips Crunch
Company officials acknowledged the problem could continue through next fiscal year.
Feb 14th, 2022
Nissan Swings Back to Profit Despite Chips Crunch
But the automaker's sales dipped 16%.
Feb 9th, 2022
$40B Semiconductor Deal Falls Through
Its parent now plans to take the semiconductor and software design company public.
Feb 8th, 2022
Nintendo Hurt by Chips Crunch
The shortage has hindered output and slowed the design process for its next game machine.
Feb 3rd, 2022
Tycoon Returns from Space with Business Dreams
He is preparing to invest in businesses that could develop from space agency research.
Jan 7th, 2022
Sony, TSMC to Build Computer Chip Plant
The factory will employ 1,500 high-tech professionals.
Nov 9th, 2021