Japanese firm’s management, strategy, structure, keiretsu system, regulation, competition, industry, values, strengths, weaknesses.
This research analyzes Matsushita Electric Industrial Company, Ltd. from the perspective of strategic management. Matsushita Electric Industrial Company Ltd. is headquartered in Japan. The company manufactures and markets video and audio equipment, home appliances, communication and industrial equipment, and electronic components. Major subsidiary companies include (1) America Matsushita Electronics Corp., (2) Matsushita Avionics Development Corp., (3) Matsushita Electric Corporation of America, and (4) Matsushita Refrigeration Company of America. Matsushita Electric Corporation of America is a (1)wholesaler of electrical appliances and electronic parts and (2)a manufacturer of radio and television equipment….