In Wake of Fiscal Year Loss, Pioneer Seeks Business Alliances…and Capital

Pioneer Corp. is seeking to form a business and capital alliance with Japan’s NTT DoCoMo Inc. according to a story today in The Japan Times. The company will also try to enhance its ties with Mitsubishi Electric Corp. “in a … Continue reading

Pioneer Announces Q3 & 9-Month Losses; Cuts FY2013 Forecast from Profit to Loss

In what is turning out to be a very rough earnings season in Japan, Pioneer Corp. announced yesterday its results for the third quarter and nine-month periods of fiscal year 2013 which ends March 31, 2013. Both Q3 and the … Continue reading

Pioneer to Use Contract Manufacturers in Indonesia to Produce Car Sound Systems

The Nikkei reported today that Pioneer Corporation is planning to use contract manufacturers in Indonesia for the production of its automotive sound systems starting next spring. According to the report, the company is “facing a shrinking market for its mainline … Continue reading