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The Lifestyle Updates Service enriches and supports better eating habits
We are expanding our services that support a rich dietary lifestyle. Kitchen Pocket is an app that connects people, recipes, and kitchen appliances. It provides dietary suggestions, cooking assistance, and a food delivery service. We also offer EATPICK, an online community for sharing food-related information and opinions.
Sleep Environment Support Service with Nishikawa, centuries-old bedding manufacturer
With Nishikawa Co., Ltd., we started the Sleep Environment Suppor t Ser vice. A sensor within the mattress works together with an app to visualize sleep quality. The app provides personalized advice and automatically controls home appliances according to sleep data, creating a more comfortable sleeping environment.
Home Cloud DIGA connects all media everywhere
Home Cloud DIGA offers more than just the basic features expected for a recorder. It has a media ser ver function that allows you to share music, photos and videos with your smartphone or tablet. Enjoy a new AV lifestyle and easily share important family memories.
Faster, professional-grade freezing brings you fridges that help prepare food
Professional-grade quick freezing and cooling are now available for home kitchens. Quick freezing keeps the taste and texture of food, while faster cooling reduces the time needed to season ingredients and cool down cooked dishes. Refrigerators have evolved from simply storing food to now preparing food.
nanoe™, our core technology to help everyone live healthier
nanoe™ are nano-sized ions with high-reactive OH radicals that are created from the moisture in the air. nanoe™ reduce viruses, bacteria, molds, and allergens while moistening skin and hair. Additionally, nanoe™ X have ten times more OH radicals and is featured in various products such as air conditioners, air purifiers, washer-dryers, and refrigerators. nanoe™ technology continues evolving to help everyone live healthier lives.
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Smart showcase with a cashless payment option provides a stress-free shopping environment
We are testing a souvenir vending showcase that can accept cashless payments at airports. Our goal is to create automated, unmanned stores for improved
convenience, less crowding, and reduced labor. We are also looking into the possibility of using similar solutions for offices and residential buildings as well.
Food hygiene operation workload reduced with IoT and cloud technologies
We launched S-cubo Fs for distributors, retailers, and service providers in the food industry. S-cubo Fs can speed up the documentation and operation logging processes that are required by the HACCP system of international food hygiene standards. Accessible with cloud-based and tablet apps, it drastically eases the workload.
Hydrogen technology utilized in the development of HARUMI FLAG
HARUMI FLAG, which will be established in the Olympic Village after the Tokyo 2020 Games, is a flagship town for the neo-urban lifestyle. We will supply EneFarm residential fuel cell systems for all 4,145 privately-owned condos in the town, and our pure hydro fuel cells will power all the residential blocks.
Eco-friendly air conditioning equipment in the Japan National Stadium
We supplied our eco-friendly air conditioning systems, including large natural chillers with natural refrigerants and Gas heat pump air conditioner with lower
2 emissions, for the Japan National Stadium, which was completed in 2019.
Comfortable spaces filled with healthier air
A person breathes as much as 18 kg of air a day, which weighs about 15 times the amount of food and water that they typically consume daily. Appliances Company creates clean and comfortable spaces, ideal for transportation services and both public and commercial facilities. Our top-notch air conditioning, ventilation, and circulation technologies deliver innovative air quality solutions.
Challenges are the source of new business
The world's first HDR-capable VR eyeglasses amazes CES 2020 audience
At CES 2020, Panasonic revealed a prototype of the world's first HDR-capable VR glasses. We intend to make the most use of our audiovisual technologies and produce lighter, more compact glasses that will comfortably fit the face, providing immersive VR experiences with rich, dynamic sound and video.
Kyo-zutsu—Traditional craftsmanship of Kyoto fused with digital audio
Together with Kyoto-based Kaikado, a long-established maker of handmade brass tea caddies, we produced a wireless speaker, Kyo-zutsu. It allows you to enjoy the vibrancy of sound in your hands. Japanese craftsmanship and digital technology together created this new way to experience music with all five senses.
A new business creation platform that serves as a launch pad for innovative ideas.
Through collaborations with others, it gives shape to individuals’ passions.
ONIGIRI GO, the robotic specialty rice ball stand
In Tokyo, we have opened a new store with OniRobot, a robot that makes rice balls (onigiri) with the texture as if they were handmade by a professional. Along with an app for pre-ordering and payment, OniRobot creates a new customer experience where customers can receive freshly made onigiri with no waiting time.
GIFMO provides solutions for those with difficulty swallowing
With a desire to help solve the food problems of the elderly, we established GIFMO Co., Ltd. to provide meals that look the same as regular ones but are softer and easier to swallow. We deliver not only meals but also pleasant moments when the whole family can share and enjoy the same food together.
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Green AC creates refreshing outdoor cool spots in summer
Green AC is a mist cooler that we developed to cool down cities and reduce the risk of outdoor heatstroke, which has been on the rise due to an increase in heat island effect. The unique two-fluid nozzle system generates a fine mist that doesn't give a feeling of wetness. Green AC has been cooling down cities across Japan.
Kusatsu Plant's fuel cell forklifts run on hydrogen from an on-site hydrogen station
Fuel cell forklifs have started running hydrogen from an on-site hydrogen station called H
2 Kusatsu Farm. While verifying what is needed for a safe, stable, and cost-effective hydrogen supply, we are actively developing energy technologies to power the next generation. We aim to bring a decarbonized society into reality.
Soil and crop conditions are visualized to support sustainable farming
Cultivation Navi Doctor is a newly launched cloud-based agricultural management service. It analyzes and visualizes soil conditions and crop growth to help farmers use the right amount of fertilizers and pesticides. This service is another step towards a future of sustainable, recycling-oriented agriculture.