Toyota

Clean Air Council Announces 40th Annual Run for Clean Air, Presented by Toyota Hybrids, to Be Virtual for Second Year in a Row

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 7:57pm

b'PHILADELPHIA, April 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Clean Air Council today announced the 2021 annual Run for Clean Air, presented by Toyota Hybrids, will be held on April 17, 2021.

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  • b'PHILADELPHIA, April 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Clean Air Council today announced the 2021 annual Run for Clean Air, presented by Toyota Hybrids, will be held on April 17, 2021.
  • https://cleanair.org/run/\nThis year\'s race marks the 40th Anniversary of the Run for Clean Air, which has long been the Greater Philadelphia region\'s largest Earth Day celebration.
  • We are proud to present this year\'s virtual run again, as the Clean Air Council continues to ensure everyone\'s safety while running for clean air.
  • For more information about Clean Air Council, visit www.cleanair.org .\nView original content to download multimedia: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/clean-air-council-announces-40th...\n'

Women's Business Council - Southwest Holds Virtual Event with Resources for Women-Owned Businesses

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 8:05am

b'DALLAS, April 14, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Women\'s Business Council Southwest (WBCS), is holding its largest procurement-focused event, Connections to Contracts, in a virtual setting on April 20th and 21st.

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  • b'DALLAS, April 14, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Women\'s Business Council Southwest (WBCS), is holding its largest procurement-focused event, Connections to Contracts, in a virtual setting on April 20th and 21st.
  • The two-day event, held each morning, will feature networking, corporate "roundtable" procurement discussions, a c-suite executive keynote address, energy and transportation industry-focused sessions, success stories from women business owners, and exhibitor booths.\n"Toyota is proud to sponsor and participant in Connections to Contracts as part of our commitment to building a more inclusive supplier base that not only reflects the diversity of our team but also our customers and the community we serve," said Joe Mossinger, Senior Manager Strategic Sourcing at Toyota.\nFor the corporate "roundtable" discussions, over 30 major corporations and government entities will be in attendance including major sponsors, Toyota, Oncor, and Vistra.
  • This is an opportunity for women business owners to meet directly with a company\'s representative to learn how to do business with both corporations and government entities.\n"During the event, I look forward to making new connections with women-owned businesses and engaging our buyers to discuss upcoming sourcing needs during the roundtable sessions.
  • It is a powerful event with great potential for future opportunities," explains Grace Hastings-Case, Supplier Diversity Manager at Oncor.\nWhen considering the virtual space, WBCS chose a platform that would be able to provide both group and individual networking opportunities for the attendees.

Toyota Motor North America Announces Executive Changes

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 8:30pm

b"PLANO, Texas, April 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Toyota Motor North America (TMNA) announces executive changes to its operations with the aim to drive critical business needs in support of TMNA's mobility strategy.\nEffective Monday, April 12, Doug Murtha, who most recently served as group vice president, Corporate Strategy and Planning, TMNA, has transitioned to group vice president, chief business information officer, Information Technology (IT) Division, TMNA.

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  • b"PLANO, Texas, April 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Toyota Motor North America (TMNA) announces executive changes to its operations with the aim to drive critical business needs in support of TMNA's mobility strategy.\nEffective Monday, April 12, Doug Murtha, who most recently served as group vice president, Corporate Strategy and Planning, TMNA, has transitioned to group vice president, chief business information officer, Information Technology (IT) Division, TMNA.
  • In this newly created position, Murtha will work closely with teams across the organization to support planning, prioritization, and realization of new value opportunities.
  • His responsibilities include driving critical change management activity at the intersection of IT and business.He will report to Holly Walters, chief information officer, IT Division, TMNA.
  • Ingle joined Toyota in 2002 and has held numerous positions leading product planning for passenger cars, global manufacturing strategy and production strategy in North America.\nToyota (NYSE:TM) has been a part of the cultural fabric in North America for more than 60 years, and is committed to advancing sustainable, next-generation mobility through our Toyota and Lexus brands plus our 1,800 dealerships.\nToyota has created a tremendous value chain and directly employs more than 47,000 in North America.

EV Battery Industry Becoming One of the Fastest Expanding Markets Creating Boon for Lithium Miners

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 1:45pm

Additionally, upcoming supply contracts and new product developments are expected to lead to a steady recovery post 2020, further supporting the growth of the EV battery market.

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  • Additionally, upcoming supply contracts and new product developments are expected to lead to a steady recovery post 2020, further supporting the growth of the EV battery market.
  • Several major automakers such as Toyota, Tata Motors, Mercedes-Benz, and Hyundai are working on EV models to expand their position in the automotive industry.
  • With major automakers taking an interest in the EV space, developments in electric vehicles are expected to increase in the near future.
  • You should consider these factors in evaluating the forward-looking statements included herein, and not place undue reliance on such statements.

EV Battery Industry Becoming One of the Fastest Expanding Markets Creating Boon for Lithium Miners

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 1:45pm

Additionally, upcoming supply contracts and new product developments are expected to lead to a steady recovery post 2020, further supporting the growth of the EV battery market.

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  • Additionally, upcoming supply contracts and new product developments are expected to lead to a steady recovery post 2020, further supporting the growth of the EV battery market.
  • Several major automakers such as Toyota, Tata Motors, Mercedes-Benz, and Hyundai are working on EV models to expand their position in the automotive industry.
  • With major automakers taking an interest in the EV space, developments in electric vehicles are expected to increase in the near future.
  • You should consider these factors in evaluating the forward-looking statements included herein, and not place undue reliance on such statements.

Auto Industry Veteran Matt Carpenter to lead Dealerware Expansion and Internationalization as CEO

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 1:00pm

b'AUSTIN, Texas, April 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Dealerware, the leading connected car platform for automotive retailers, will be led by CEO Matt Carpenter through its next phase of rapid growth.

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  • b'AUSTIN, Texas, April 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Dealerware, the leading connected car platform for automotive retailers, will be led by CEO Matt Carpenter through its next phase of rapid growth.
  • Carpenter has served as CEO of Silvercar, Inc. since August 2019, a role he will also continue in.
  • Dealerware expects strong growth to continue in 2021 fueled by international expansion, an expanded partner ecosystem and new OEM partnerships.
  • In the first quarter of 2021, Dealerware announced new programs with Toyota , Lexus , and Audi Canada .

AT&T Announces Availability of Super-Fast 5G+ Service at Toyota Center

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 6:00pm

What's the news?We're taking the fan experience to the next level with the introduction of AT&T 5G+ at Toyota Center.

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  • What's the news?We're taking the fan experience to the next level with the introduction of AT&T 5G+ at Toyota Center.
  • 5G+ is our name for 5G delivered using millimeter wave spectrum, which is ideal for high-traffic areas.
  • In addition to fans, first responders on FirstNet in the Houston area will also have access to AT&T 5G+ at Toyota Center.
  • 1 5G+ is not available in all parts of Toyota Center and requires compatible device and plan.

Toyota and AT&T Team Up to Keep Families Entertained While on The Road

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 3:00pm

When connected to AT&T in-car Wi-Fi, the WarnerMedia RIDE App allows Toyota and Lexus owners to connect up to five compatible devices to browse, stream and share content from the open road.

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  • When connected to AT&T in-car Wi-Fi, the WarnerMedia RIDE App allows Toyota and Lexus owners to connect up to five compatible devices to browse, stream and share content from the open road.
  • Owners of select 2020 model year and newer Toyota and Lexus vehicles are eligible for a complimentary Wi-Fi data plan trial for up to 90-days.
  • This all-new feature allows owners to activate their trial within the Toyota and Lexus owners app.
  • Toyota has created a tremendous value chain and directly employs more than 47,000 in North America.

Toyota Launches LS and Mirai Equipped with "Advanced Drive" that Enables Drivers and Cars to Drive Together in Japan

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 5:40am

Toyota City, Japan, Apr 8, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) seeks, as a mobility company, to enrich people's lives through mobility.

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  • Toyota City, Japan, Apr 8, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) seeks, as a mobility company, to enrich people's lives through mobility.
  • The new LS and the new Mirai lineups include grades equipped with Advanced Drive, a new function of Toyota/Lexus Teammate, the state-of-the-art driving assist technology developed based on this concept.
  • The new LS was launched in Japan on April 8, 2021 and the new Mirai will be launched in Japan on April 12, 2021.
  • (1) The new LS and the new Mirai to be launched are equipped with Advanced Park, an advanced parking assistance system that seamlessly achieves safe and secure parking.

DENSO Has Begun Testing CO2 Circulation Plant at Anjo Electrification Innovation Center

Wednesday, April 7, 2021 - 3:08pm

Plant captures and recycles CO2, supports DENSO goal to achieve carbon neutrality by 2035

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  • Plant captures and recycles CO2, supports DENSO goal to achieve carbon neutrality by 2035
    KARIYA, Japan, April 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DENSO Corporation today announced it has begun testing a CO2 circulation plant at its Anjo Plants Electrification Innovation Center.
  • The new plant is a demonstration facility designed to capture and recycle CO2, a capability that supports DENSOs larger efforts to eliminate CO2 emissions from its facilities.
  • The CO2 circulation plant,* is designed to capture CO2 primarily generated by the plant and recycle it as an energy source for the facility and other uses.
  • Today, DENSO starts releasing videos and articles on its website focusing on the CO2 circulation plant.