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Mashable
Own the streets by buying up this giant collection of vintage boomboxescollection is working, Kenton said. For the boombox aficionados, the set inclu
Own the streets by buying up this giant collection of vintage boomboxes
Mashable / Posted 16 hours ago
collection is working, Kenton said. For the boombox aficionados, the set includes models such as the Sharp GF-1000, the Sanyo Big Ben and the Promax J-1. Kenton's favourite is the Sanyo Big Ben, as well as the JC-2000 which he said was the... Read more
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Pitchfork
Rare Boombox Collection Goes Up for SaleKenton’s collection are the JC-2000 (one of the biggest ever made, featuring 10
Rare Boombox Collection Goes Up for Sale
Pitchfork / Posted 2 days ago
Kenton’s collection are the JC-2000 (one of the biggest ever made, featuring 10-inch speakers on each of its sides), the Sanyo Big Ben (his favorite, with an eight-inch subwoofer in the middle of it), Sharp models, JVC models, and more. He said... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
For sale: blasts from the pasta shop window and think, 'wish I could have that', but they were expensive back
For sale: blasts from the past
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
a shop window and think, 'wish I could have that', but they were expensive back in the 80s.'' His favourite is a 1981 Sanyo model. "It's quite a quirky looking radio. It's got a big eight-inch subwoofer in the middle of it, which back in 1981... Read more
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The Atlantic
An Elegy for the VCRof the devices at the end of this month. Funai Electric, which marketed their p
An Elegy for the VCR
The Atlantic / Posted 2 days ago
of the devices at the end of this month. Funai Electric, which marketed their products in North America under the name Sanyo, cited difficulty acquiring parts as a rationale. After reaching peak sales of 15 million in the VHS VCR’s heyday,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
As the VCR finally dies, a lament for once-great technologiesVCRs at the end of the month. The company had been making VHS recorders under v
As the VCR finally dies, a lament for once-great technologies
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
VCRs at the end of the month. The company had been making VHS recorders under various brands since 1983, most recently for Sanyo. At its production peak, it was churning out 15 million VCRs a year. Last year, Funai’s VCR production totaled just... Read more
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The Register
No, the VCR is not about to die. It died years ago. Now it's VHS/DVD combo boxes' turnreported based on a brief Japanese language report. Funai told us it sold 750,0
No, the VCR is not about to die. It died years ago. Now it's VHS/DVD combo boxes' turn
The Register / Posted 3 days ago
reported based on a brief Japanese language report. Funai told us it sold 750,000 VHS machines last year, most under the Sanyo brand and most into North America. That's decent demand. But not sufficient to nourish the supply chain: in an email to... Read more
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Japan Today
End of an era: VCRs headed for outdated tech heaven ‹ Japan Todaythis month. Most of the consumer electronics firm’s VCRs were sold in North Am
End of an era: VCRs headed for outdated tech heaven ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 3 days ago
this month. Most of the consumer electronics firm’s VCRs were sold in North America in recent years, including under the Sanyo brand. Sales have plummeted from 15 million units a year at their height to 750,000 in 2015—although some may be... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Time to digitize those VHS tapeschurned out VCRs that played the tapes for more than 30 years, selling the mach
Time to digitize those VHS tapes
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 4 days ago
churned out VCRs that played the tapes for more than 30 years, selling the machines in North America and China under the Sanyo brand. But last year, it sold only 750,000, according to Japan's Nikkei, and faced increasing difficulty obtaining... Read more
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Technode
The Last VCR Maker In Japan Has Called It Quitssays they sold just 750,000 units last year. In recent times they have been pro
The Last VCR Maker In Japan Has Called It Quits
Technode / Posted 5 days ago
says they sold just 750,000 units last year. In recent times they have been producing the machines in China for Sanyo. Last year Sony announced they were halting production of Betamax, the counterpart to VHS. Both formats require a VCR... Read more
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Newsmax
Last VCR Made Marks End of 40-Year Video Recording Tape EraVCR units last year, far from its peak of 15 million per year, noted BBC News.
Last VCR Made Marks End of 40-Year Video Recording Tape Era
Newsmax / Posted 6 days ago
VCR units last year, far from its peak of 15 million per year, noted BBC News. The company's sales were mostly to China for Sanyo, but Funai said it was having problems finding parts for the machines. In March, Sony announced it would stop selling... Read more
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SKY News
Remember VCRs? Production To End As Sales Slumphave been produced by Japan's Funai Electric and most were sold in North Americ
Remember VCRs? Production To End As Sales Slump
SKY News / Posted 6 days ago
have been produced by Japan's Funai Electric and most were sold in North America in recent years, including under the Sanyo brand. But now production will cease by the end of the month as the company has also found it difficult to source... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
End of an era: VCRs headed for outdated tech heaventhis month. Most of the consumer electronics firm's VCRs were sold in North Am
End of an era: VCRs headed for outdated tech heaven
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
this month. Most of the consumer electronics firm's VCRs were sold in North America in recent years, including under the Sanyo brand. Sales have plummeted from 15 million units a year at their height to 750,000 in 2015 - although some may be... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
End of an era: VCRs headed for outdated tech heaventhis month. Most of the consumer electronics firm's VCRs were sold in North Am
End of an era: VCRs headed for outdated tech heaven
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
this month. Most of the consumer electronics firm's VCRs were sold in North America in recent years, including under the Sanyo brand. Sales have plummeted from 15 million units a year at their height to 750,000 in 2015 -- although some may be... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
It's the end of the tape as the last VCRs are chewed up and spat outgiant heads (that's what she said). Funai Electric, which has been making OEM
It's the end of the tape as the last VCRs are chewed up and spat out
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 6 days ago
giant heads (that's what she said). Funai Electric, which has been making OEM video recorders for years, most recently for Sanyo, confirmed yesterday that it will cease production after sales last year slumped to just 750,000. And, yes, that sounds... Read more
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Al.com
How many Alabamians are on disability?end of July. The company cited declining sales and difficulty in obtaining part
How many Alabamians are on disability?
Al.com / Posted 6 days ago
end of July. The company cited declining sales and difficulty in obtaining parts. The company's VCRs were sold under the Sanyo brand in the U.S. At its peak, Funai Electric sold as many as 15 million VCRs per year. Last year, that number topped... Read more
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iol.co.za
World’s last VCR maker to stop productionIn recent years, most of the consumer electronics firm's VCRs were sold in Nort
World’s last VCR maker to stop production
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
In recent years, most of the consumer electronics firm's VCRs were sold in North America, including under the Sanyo brand. The clunky machines entered into mainstream popularity in the seventies and eighties, but have long been eclipsed by DVDs and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Last VHS manufacturer in Japan stops productionlook.” At its peak, Funai Electric sold as many as 15 million VCR’s per year,
Last VHS manufacturer in Japan stops production
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
look.” At its peak, Funai Electric sold as many as 15 million VCR’s per year, while also producing products in China for Sanyo, who sold them in the US and other markets. Khristian Ibarrola Disclaimer: Comments do not represent the views of... Read more
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PhysOrg
End of an era: last VCR rolling off factory linethis month. In recent years, most of the consumer electronics firm's VCRs were
End of an era: last VCR rolling off factory line
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
this month. In recent years, most of the consumer electronics firm's VCRs were sold in North America, including under the Sanyo brand. The clunky machines entered into mainstream popularity in the seventies and eighties, but have long been... Read more
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Perth Now
Last known VCR maker stops productioncompany sold as many as 15 million VCRs annually at the peak of its production
Last known VCR maker stops production
Perth Now / Posted 6 days ago
company sold as many as 15 million VCRs annually at the peak of its production efforts, operating under the more familiar Sanyo brand in China and North America. Ever resilient, the VCR company outlasted chief rival Betamax players, which were... Read more
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Herald Sun
Last known VCR maker stops productioncompany sold as many as 15 million VCRs annually at the peak of its production
Last known VCR maker stops production
Herald Sun / Posted 6 days ago
company sold as many as 15 million VCRs annually at the peak of its production efforts, operating under the more familiar Sanyo brand in China and North America. Ever resilient, the VCR company outlasted chief rival Betamax players, which were... Read more
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News.com.au
Last known VCR maker stops productioncompany sold as many as 15 million VCRs annually at the peak of its production
Last known VCR maker stops production
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
company sold as many as 15 million VCRs annually at the peak of its production efforts, operating under the more familiar Sanyo brand in China and North America. Ever resilient, the VCR company outlasted chief rival Betamax players, which were... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Last known VCR maker stops productioncompany sold as many as 15 million VCRs annually at the peak of its production
Last known VCR maker stops production
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
company sold as many as 15 million VCRs annually at the peak of its production efforts, operating under the more familiar Sanyo brand in China and North America. Ever resilient, the VCR company outlasted chief rival Betamax players, which were... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Last known VCR maker stops productioncompany sold as many as 15 million VCRs annually at the peak of its production
Last known VCR maker stops production
Adelaide Now / Posted 6 days ago
company sold as many as 15 million VCRs annually at the peak of its production efforts, operating under the more familiar Sanyo brand in China and North America. Ever resilient, the VCR company outlasted chief rival Betamax players, which were... Read more
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New York Post
Last VCR manufacturer hits the stop button on productionbegan to gain in popularity. Sony stopped manufacturing the machine last year,
Last VCR manufacturer hits the stop button on production
New York Post / Posted 6 days ago
began to gain in popularity. Sony stopped manufacturing the machine last year, leaving Funai – which sold VCRs under the Sanyo brand in North America – as the one of the lone producers. Nikkei reported Funai sold only 750,000 units last year,... Read more
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Variety
The Last VCRs Ever Will be Made This Monthalso mark the end of the format as a whole 40 years after it began production.
The Last VCRs Ever Will be Made This Month
Variety / Posted 6 days ago
also mark the end of the format as a whole 40 years after it began production. Funai sold VCRs under the more familiar Sanyo brand in China and North America for nearly 30 years. The company’s move to stop manufacturing comes after years of... Read more
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CNET
The last VCR manufacturer in Japan will close shop next monthrecorders will finally close down operations next month. Funai Electric has be
The last VCR manufacturer in Japan will close shop next month
CNET / Posted 7 days ago
recorders will finally close down operations next month. Funai Electric has been making VCRs for larger companies like Sanyo since 1983 and sold 15 million units a year at the height of the media format's popularity. Those numbers have been in... Read more
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KERA North Texas
So Long, VCR. We Hardly Knew You (Were Still Around)down its VCR production lines in August. It "has been producing VHS-playing VCR
So Long, VCR. We Hardly Knew You (Were Still Around)
KERA North Texas / Posted 7 days ago
down its VCR production lines in August. It "has been producing VHS-playing VCRs for 33 years, most recently in China for Sanyo," the BBC says. The company at one time sold 15 million of its video cassette recorder systems a year, ArsTechnica... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
So Long, VCR. We Hardly Knew You (Were Still Around)down its VCR production lines in August. It "has been producing VHS-playing VCR
So Long, VCR. We Hardly Knew You (Were Still Around)
KPBS San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
down its VCR production lines in August. It "has been producing VHS-playing VCRs for 33 years, most recently in China for Sanyo," the BBC says. The company at one time sold 15 million of its video cassette recorder systems a year, ArsTechnica... Read more
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Mashable
RIP analog video: Last VCR maker will stop productionaddition to producing VCRs it sold under its own brand, Funai Electric also pro
RIP analog video: Last VCR maker will stop production
Mashable / Posted 7 days ago
addition to producing VCRs it sold under its own brand, Funai Electric also produced them for other companies like Sanyo. It's always a little sad to see a beloved technology go, but VCRs probably won't be missed by most people except A/V... Read more
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express
VHS video finally bites the dust as last ever VCR player rolls off factory floorfirm Funai Electric, is ceasing production next month, according to the Nikkei
VHS video finally bites the dust as last ever VCR player rolls off factory floor
express / Posted 7 days ago
firm Funai Electric, is ceasing production next month, according to the Nikkei newspaper. Better known in the West as Sanyo, Funai cited falling sales and a lack of available parts as the main reasons behind the decision, which marks the end... Read more
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Daily Mail
Japan makes the world's last ever VCR this monththe technology is so dated. Rival Panasonic stopped making VCRs in 2012, but F
Japan makes the world's last ever VCR this month
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
the technology is so dated. Rival Panasonic stopped making VCRs in 2012, but Funai was still making the tape machines for Sanyo in China, which then sold them on to customers in the United States and other markets. There is a still a thriving... Read more
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ajc.com
No more VCRs, production stops on last-known production lineIt is definitely an end to an era. Funai Electric sold VCRs under the name San
No more VCRs, production stops on last-known production line
ajc.com / Posted 7 days ago
It is definitely an end to an era. Funai Electric sold VCRs under the name Sanyo in North America. It sold 750,000 machines last year, despite better technology for playback, including DVD and Blu-ray, and recording, such as DVRs. There is still a... Read more
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CTV News
End of an era: Japan to manufacture last-ever VCR this summerFunai Electric Company, the last remaining Japanese manufacturer of VCR devices
End of an era: Japan to manufacture last-ever VCR this summer
CTV News / Posted 7 days ago
Funai Electric Company, the last remaining Japanese manufacturer of VCR devices -- sold under various brand names, such as Sanyo in North America -- has announced an end to production this summer. The manufacturer reported sales of 750,0000 video... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Japan to make its last ever VCRsales have since dwindled to around 750,000. Funai, which had been making them
Japan to make its last ever VCR
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
sales have since dwindled to around 750,000. Funai, which had been making them in China as a white-label manufacturer for Sanyo, but had struggled to find parts amid a shrinking market. The news is the latest death knell for video tapes, which... Read more
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The Verge
The last-ever Japanese VCRs will be made this monthAlthough other companies like Panasonic got out of the market a while back, Fun
The last-ever Japanese VCRs will be made this month
The Verge / Posted 7 days ago
Although other companies like Panasonic got out of the market a while back, Funai had been producing VCRs in China for Sanyo, who sold them in the US and other markets. Funai produced its first VCR in 1983 and sold as many as 15 million a year... Read more
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dna
750,0000 video recorders sold worldwide in 2015Funai Electric Company, the last remaining Japanese manufacturer of VCR devices
750,0000 video recorders sold worldwide in 2015
dna / Posted 7 days ago
Funai Electric Company, the last remaining Japanese manufacturer of VCR devices -- sold under various brand names, such as Sanyo in North America -- has announced an end to production this summer. The manufacturer reported sales of 750,0000 video... Read more
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iafrica.com
It's officially the end of VCRElectric Company, the last remaining Japanese manufacturer of VCR devices - sol
It's officially the end of VCR
iafrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Electric Company, the last remaining Japanese manufacturer of VCR devices - sold under various brand names, such as Sanyo in North America - has announced an end to production this year. The manufacturer reported sales of 750 000 video... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
2nd of 2 men suspected of tying up, assaulting, robbing San Augustine man arrestedwhat happened, and the landlord’s son called 911. The alleged victim also told
2nd of 2 men suspected of tying up, assaulting, robbing San Augustine man arrested
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 13 days ago
what happened, and the landlord’s son called 911. The alleged victim also told police that the men took his 54-inch Sanyo flatscreen TV, his cell phone, $2007, and his payroll check in the amount of $1,900, the affidavit stated. Later, the... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
2nd of 2 men suspected of tying up, assaulting, robbing San Augustine man arrestedwhat happened, and the landlord’s son called 911. The alleged victim also told
2nd of 2 men suspected of tying up, assaulting, robbing San Augustine man arrested
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 13 days ago
what happened, and the landlord’s son called 911. The alleged victim also told police that the men took his 54-inch Sanyo flatscreen TV, his cell phone, $2007, and his payroll check in the amount of $1,900, the affidavit stated. Later, the... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Charles ‘Buzz’ L. Beschstationed in Germany. Buzz was a protestant, Baptist by faith. He was the hea
Charles ‘Buzz’ L. Besch
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
stationed in Germany. Buzz was a protestant, Baptist by faith. He was the head of the maintenance department at Fishers Sanyo and then later, worked at Guardian Industries, retiring in 2003. He was a member of the American Legion, in Milroy,... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Civitan club hears martial arts presenationdesignated for 50th edition of Project Santa and other Civitan community servic
Civitan club hears martial arts presenation
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 15 days ago
designated for 50th edition of Project Santa and other Civitan community service projects. The Grand Prize is a 43-inch Sanyo LED HDTV with the winning ticket drawn July 25. Additional prizes include $100 and $50 gift cards. Tickets are... Read more
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News Mail
Craig Holden coaches surf life saving team to comeback winPathway surf life saving athletes in Japan, Holden was the head coach as they c
Craig Holden coaches surf life saving team to comeback win
News Mail / Posted 16 days ago
Pathway surf life saving athletes in Japan, Holden was the head coach as they competed against eight other nations in the Sanyo-Bussan cup earlier this month. Defending their title in the competition, the team got off to the worst possible start... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Top polluters in OregonIndependence 21,519 Ennis Flint Paint, Salem 15,509 Specialty Polymers, Woodb
Top polluters in Oregon
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 21 days ago
Independence 21,519 Ennis Flint Paint, Salem 15,509 Specialty Polymers, Woodburn 9,592 Akzo Nobel Coatings, Salem 95 Riverbend Sand & Gravel, Salem 18 Sanyo Solar of Oregon, Salem 8 Loxcreen Co., Woodburn KGW Staff contributed to this... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Top polluters in OregonIndependence 22,879 Marquis Corp., Independence 21,519 Ennis Flint Paint, Sal
Top polluters in Oregon
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 21 days ago
Independence 22,879 Marquis Corp., Independence 21,519 Ennis Flint Paint, Salem 15,509 Specialty Polymers, Woodburn 9,592 Akzo Nobel Coatings, Salem 95 Riverbend Sand & Gravel, Salem 18 Sanyo Solar of Oregon, Salem 8 Loxcreen Co.,... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Surf life-saving: Doyle stands out for NZSt Clair's Carina Doyle was among the leading lights for New Zealand in the San
Surf life-saving: Doyle stands out for NZ
Otago Daily Times / Posted 24 days ago
St Clair's Carina Doyle was among the leading lights for New Zealand in the Sanyo Cup in Japan at the weekend. New Zealand finished second to Australia in the two-day competition after leading on day one. Doyle had played her part in providing New... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Japan bullet trains halted for 5 hours due to power outagein a total of 50 bullet train services being cancelled or partially cancelled b
Japan bullet trains halted for 5 hours due to power outage
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 28 days ago
in a total of 50 bullet train services being cancelled or partially cancelled between Hiroshima and Hakata stations on the Sanyo Shinkansen line. A hundred other train services were delayed up to around four hours, according to West Japan Railway... Read more
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express
Chelsea deal confirmed, Man Utd swap, Liverpool boost, Arsenal offer"yes”. Arsene Wenger is keen to bolster his attacking options and looks to hav
Chelsea deal confirmed, Man Utd swap, Liverpool boost, Arsenal offer
express / Posted 28 days ago
"yes”. Arsene Wenger is keen to bolster his attacking options and looks to have turned his attentions to Asia in the hope of landing a forward. Japanese media outlet Sanyo News, claim Arsenal have made an approach for his services.Related art... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Atletico eye Benteke; City rekindle Bravo interestTakuma Asano after the player endured a breakthrough season, scoring 14 goals i
Atletico eye Benteke; City rekindle Bravo interest
TEAMTalk / Posted 29 days ago
Takuma Asano after the player endured a breakthrough season, scoring 14 goals in 42 appearances for Sanfrecce Hiroshima (Sanyo News) – Gonzalo Higuain’s agent confirmed that the Serie A superstar will not be renewing his contract at Napoli. The... Read more
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The China Post
Haier to be innovation platform for corporate cultures to coexistthem.The philosophy has proved to be successful in the company's slate of inves
Haier to be innovation platform for corporate cultures to coexist
The China Post / Posted 29 days ago
them.The philosophy has proved to be successful in the company's slate of investments, he said.For instance, after buying Sanyo Electric Co's appliance businesses in Japan and some Southeast Asian nations in 2011, the Qingdao, Shandong-based Haier... Read more
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Arsenal Station
Arsenal submit formal offer for Japanese internationaleyeing a less established name to fill the void up front. The Express are citi
Arsenal submit formal offer for Japanese international
Arsenal Station / Posted 29 days ago
eyeing a less established name to fill the void up front. The Express are citing reports coming from Japanese media outlet Sanyo News who claim that Arsenal have tabled a formal offer to Sanfrecce Hiroshima for striker Takuma Asano. Heard of him?... Read more
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