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Nikon appoints Bo Kajiwara as the new CEO for the Americas

Nikon announced the appointment of Bo Kajiwara as the new CEO of Nikon Corporation for the Americas. Here is the full press release:

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Nikon announces the closing of sales operations in Brazil

Nikon Brazil issued a press release announcing that they will no longer sale Nikon equipment in Brazil. Currently Nikon sales only through their e-commerce site in Brazil. With e-commerce closing, they will also close all sales in that country. Nikon will continue to fix broken equipment under warranty. Nikon does not have any real distribution network in this […]

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Nikkei: “With sharper focus, Nikon looks to beat first-half profit forecast”

Nikon issued the following statement regarding a new Nikkei article titled “With sharper focus, Nikon looks to beat first-half profit forecast” that was published yesterday: There was a media article regarding Nikon’s expected financial results. Nikon has made no announcement in this regards. Nikon’s financial results of the 2nd quarter for the fiscal year ending […]

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Nikon management shakeup

Nikon announced the resignation of their Chairman of the Board Makoto Kimura. Several other directors and officers will also be replaced (see the full list here and here). Some additional corporate changes will take place on June 29th:

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Nikon is suing ASML and Carl Zeiss over patented semiconductor lithography technology

Nikon is suing ASML and Carl Zeiss for using their chip know-how. ASML is denying that it has infringed any of Nikon’s patents. Zeiss is considering Nikon’s legal action unfounded. Update – ASML also issued a press release on Nikon’s lawsuit, here are their main points: ASML believes Nikon’s claims are without merit and will defend […]

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New Nikon advertisement campaign: “Love Letters from the N Line”

Update: here are two pictures of the new Nikon advertising campaign in NYC (thanks Spy Black): Nikon Inc. Proclaims Its Love For New York City Through New Love Letters Campaign Kicking off with “Love Letters from the N Line,” Nikon’s Newest Campaign Celebrates the Things We Love About New York City Through Amazing Images and […]

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