History

History

The history of Panasonic goes back to when Konosuke Matsushita founded Matsushita Electric Housewares Manufacturing Works in 1918. See how the company evolved and developed into one of the leading electronics companies in the world today.

The belief in our basic management objective to devote ourselves to the progress and development of society and the well-being of all people around the globe has been the foundation of the company.

Panasonic History: Quest for Innovation

Panasonic History: Quest for Innovation

Panasonic starts with a desire to create things of value. As hard work and dedication result in one innovative product after another, the fledgling company takes its first steps towards becoming the electronics giant of today.

Panasonic Product Timeline

Panasonic Product Timeline

Panasonic was born from a firm commitment to provide superior products to people all over the world.

The Founder Konosuke Matsushita

The Founder Konosuke Matsushita

Learn about the founder of Panasonic and how he developed his business into a leading global corporation.

Panasonic Konosuke Matsushita Museum

Panasonic Konosuke Matsushita Museum

The museum introduces the life of Konosuke Matsushita and the numerous milestones that have marked the Panasonic's development.