Toshiba Corporation – Company Information

Toshiba Corporation – Company Overview

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Company Toshiba Corporation
Headquarters 1-1, Shibaura 1-chome, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-8001, Japan
CEO Masashi Muromachi
Industry Conglomerate
Type Public
Founded 1875
Stock symbols TYO: 6502, JASDAQ: 6502, NSE: 6502, LSE: TOS
Net Sales ‎¥6,655,894 million Yen (2015)
Operating income ¥170,439 million Yen (2015)
Net loss ¥(37,825) million Yen (2015)
Employees 198,741 (2015)
IR contact number +81-3-3457-2096
IR email address [email protected]

Toshiba Corporation is a Japanese electronics corporation made up of a number of different businesses.

The company is organized into four main divisions: the Electronic Devices Group, the Digital Products Group, the Social Infrastructure Group, and the Home Appliances Group.

Toshiba was founded in 1939 after the merger of Shibaura Engineering Works and Tokyo Electric Company, which formed Tokyo Shibaura Denki (Tokyo Shibaura Electric Co., Ltd.).

In 1984, the company changed its official name to “Toshiba”.

Ever since its creation Toshiba has had a vision to become one of the world’s leading electrical machinery manufacturers and the Toshiba Corporation is now one of the largest personal computer and semiconductor vendors in the world (in terms of revenue).

Toshiba Corporation – Products and Services

Digital Products: PCs, Tablets, Televisions, Blu-ray, etc.

Home Appliances: Refrigerators, Washer dryer, Microwave ovens, Vacuum cleaners, Air conditioners, Lamps, Lighting, Batteries, etc.

Infrastructure Systems: Power Systems, Transmission and Distribution Systems, Industrial Systems, Medical Systems, Building Systems, POS System, IT Solutions, etc.

Electronic Devices & Components: Semiconductors, Storage Products, Microwave Semiconductors and Components, Materials and Devices, etc.

Business Segments:

Energy & Infrastructure: Power Systems Company and Social Infrastructure Systems Company

Community Solutions: Community Solutions Company, Toshiba Elevator and Building Systems Corporation, Toshiba Lighting & Technology Corporation, Toshiba Carrier Corporation, and Toshiba TEC Corporation

Healthcare Systems & Services: Healthcare Business Development Div., and Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation

Electronic Devices & Components: Semiconductor & Storage Products Company, Materials & Devices Div., and ODD Div.

Lifestyle Products & Services: Digital Products & Services Company and Toshiba Home Appliances Corporation.

Others: Cloud & Solutions Company and Toshiba Solutions Corporation.

Toshiba Corporation – Financial Results

Key figures (YEN in millions) 2015* 2014*
Net sales ¥6,655,894 ¥6,489,702
Operating income ¥170,439 ¥257,126
Income taxes ¥155,659 ¥92,045
Net income (loss) ¥(37,825) ¥60,240
Total assets ¥6,334,778 ¥6,172,519
Cash and cash equivalents at beginning of year ¥171,340 ¥209,169
Cash and cash equivalents at end of year ¥199,366 ¥171,340

*Year ended March 31, 2015 and 2014

Source: Toshiba Corporation – 2015 Annual Report

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