Hitachi Develops a Touchless Operating Panel Establishing an Elevator Without Physical Floor Buttons that Allows Users to Experience a Completely New Sensation

TOKYO, Sep 14, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) and Hitachi Building Systems Co., Ltd. announced that they developed a touchless operating panel establishing an elevator without physical floor buttons(1) that allows users to experience a completely new sensation. This newly developed touchless operating panel replaces the floor buttons normally […]

Toyota profit slides 42%, hit by double-whammy of supply constraints and costs

TOKYO (REUTERS) – Toyota Motor posted a worse-than-expected 42 per cent hit to quarterly operating profit on Thursday (Aug 4) as the Japanese automaker was squeezed by both supply constraints and rising costs. Operating profit for the three months ended June 30 sank to 578.66 billion yen (S$5.97 billion) from 997.4 billion yen in the […]