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72176553 Panasonic 1966 Panasonic Blue
1955–1966 1966–1971 1971–present

1955–1966

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1966–1971

Panasonic 1966

In 1961, Matsushita traveled to the United States and met American dealers. The company began producing television sets for the U.S. market under the Panasonic brand name, and expanded the use of the brand to Europe in 1979.

1971–present

Panasonic Blue

In 1973, Matsushita established "Anam National", joint venture with Anam Group in South Korea.

In 1983, Matsushita launched the Panasonic Senior Partner, the first fully IBM PC compatible Japanese-made computer. In November 1990, Matsushita agreed to acquire the American media company MCA Inc. for US$6.59 billion. Matsushita subsequently sold 80% of MCA to Seagram Company for US$7 billion in April 1995.

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