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A Better Life, A Better World

Panasonic is committed to creating a better life and a better world,
continuously contributing to the evolution of society and
to the happiness of people around the globe.

Business Philosophy

“Recognising our responsibilities as industrialists, we will devote ourselves to the progress and development of society and the well-being of people through our business activities, thereby enhancing the quality of life throughout the world.”

Panasonic Corporation’s Basic Management Objective, formulated in 1929 by the company’s founder, Konosuke Matsushita.
The Basic Management Objective is Panasonic’s business philosophy that embodies our mission and devotion to the progress of society and the well being of the people worldwide through our business activities.

Company Principle

Progress and development can be realised only through the combined efforts and cooperation of each employee of our company. United in spirit, we pledge to perform our corporate duties with dedication, diligence and integrity.

Seven Principles

Contribution to Society • Fairness and Honesty
Cooperation and Team Spirit • Untiring Effort for Improvement
Courtesy and Humility • Adaptability • Gratitude

The “Seven Principles” are our guiding principles in upholding
and implementing the Basic Business Philosophy.

Business Segments

Panasonic Corporation is comprised of various business domain companies, from AV to home appliances, to industrial solutions and other consumer electronic products. Each company has its distinct R&D, production, and sales functions that satisfy specific consumer needs worldwide.

As of April 1, 2019

Appliances Company

We provide products and services for a wide range of spaces, from homes to offices and stores, focusing on B2C businesses such as home appliances, beauty, and health, and B2B businesses such as cooling and heating appliances for commercial use, devices, energy etc.
Main products
Development, manufacture and sales of consumer electronics (such as flat panel TVs, refrigerators, washing machines, personal-care products, microwave ovens, home audio equipment, video equipment, vacuum cleaners, rice cookers), air-conditioners (such as room air-conditioners, large-sized air-conditioners), cold chain (such as showcases), and devices (such as compressors, fuel cells) related products.

Life Solutions Company

From the business field of electric components, housing materials and construction, we offer comfortable space and enriched time from every aspect of lifestyle, including housing, offices, commercial facilities and smart towns.
Main products
Lighting fixtures, wiring devices, Home Automation Systems, water-related products, interior furnishing materials, ventilation and air-conditioning equipment, Residence and Urban Development, and Electric Power-Assisted Bicycle.

Connected Solutions Company

In the six priority business segments "Distribution", "Logistics", "Entertainment", "Public", "Avionics" and "Manufacturing", we provide "connected values" to our B2B customers.
Main products
Development/manufacturing/sales of products, system integration/installation/support and maintenance service and operation for target areas such as aviation, manufacturing, entertainment, retail, logistics and public.

Automotive Company

The Automotive Company’s business field includes in-vehicle infotainment, in-vehicle electronics, automotive mirrors and motorized systems such as automotive batteries. The company provides innovative devices and solutions for changing lifestyles while traveling, reducing driver load and environmentally friendly vehicles.
Main products
The development, manufacture, and sale of electronic components, Next-generation cockpit systems, Navigation systems, ETC onboard units, Camera modules, Onboard charging systems, and Inverter-integrated compressors.

Industrial Solutions Company

The Industrial Solutions Company proposes an extensive range of solutions in the B2B business areas including electronic components, FA and industrial devices, electronic materials and batteries.
Main products
The development, manufacture, and sale of electronic components, electromechanical and control devices, electronic materials, semiconductors, liquid crystal panels, motors, primary batteries, and rechargeable batteries.

China & Northeast Asia Company

US Company