"Proud Past, Strong Future: A History of DENSO's First 50 Years"
TOKYO - DENSO Corporation today announced publication of its 50-year corporate history book in English. The book, "Proud Past, Strong Future: A History of DENSO's First 50 Years", was based on an earlier Japanese language version written in 1999 in honor of DENSO's 50th anniversary.
The 220-page hardcover book focuses on DENSO's growth in the global automotive supplier industry and offers insights into DENSO's corporate philosophy, culture, management spirit and employees. DENSO will distribute 13,000 copies to employees, customers and community leaders in North America, Europe, Asia and Oceania.
"We wrote this book with the hope that it will deepen people's understanding of DENSO and of its group companies worldwide," said Isao Maekawa, managing director and head of Corporate Communications, DENSO Corporation. "We also hope this history helps our employees, customers and community gain a better understanding of our past and how this can help to create a strong future for DENSO."
In keeping with DENSO's global environmental goals, the history was printed on recycled paper with soy inks. For information on obtaining a copy, call 81-566-25-5594.
DENSO Corporation, headquartered in Kariya, Aichi prefecture, Japan, is a leading global automotive supplier of advanced technology, systems and components. Worldwide, the company employs 85,000 people in 29 countries, including Japan. Consolidated global sales for fiscal year ended March 31, 2001 totaled US$16.2 billion.
DENSO common stock is traded on the Tokyo, Osaka and Nagoya stock exchanges in Japan. For more information, see www.globaldenso.com.