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  1. Kyocera Unveils New Innovations for Advanced Driver-Assistance Systems

    • Automotive
    • Corporate

    Patented technologies include world’s first Camera-LiDAR Fusion Sensor with MEMS mirror; Multifunctional Millimeter-Wave Radar Module with “beam-forming” adaptive-array antenna

    Advanced Driver-Assistance Systems (ADAS) are making travel safer and easier for millions of car owners worldwide. Kyocera Corporation (President and CEO: Hideo Tanimoto) today announced a portfolio of innovations in development that promise to raise...

    Kyocera Unveils New Innovations for Advanced Driver-Assistance Systems
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  2. KYOCERA International, Inc. Announces Executive Promotions

    • Corporate

    Robert Whisler Becomes Vice Chairman; Nick Huntalas Becomes President; Franklin Kim Becomes Divisional Vice President, Semiconductor Components Group

    SAN DIEGO, CALIF. — Oct. 5, 2021 — Kyocera International, Inc. announces three promotions within its executive leadership team, effective Oct. 1, 2021. Robert E. Whisler, a 40-year company veteran who rose through the ranks of sales to become Preside...

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  3. AVX, a US Subsidiary of KYOCERA, to Change its Name to “KYOCERA AVX Components Corporation”

    • Corporate

    Company to expedite unification of its global sales operation

    Kyocera Corporation (President: Hideo Tanimoto, hereinafter; “Kyocera”) and AVX Corporation (CEO: John Sarvis, hereinafter; “AVX”) today announced that AVX, a consolidated subsidiary of Kyocera, has changed its corporate name to “KYOCERA AVX Componen...

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  4. ATTENTION: Beware of Email Scams Involving Fake Invoices

    • Corporate

    Dear Customers,Please be alert to fraud by scammers. Kyocera has recently learned of fraudulent invoices sent by scammers posing as both Kyocera sales representatives and Directors. Scammers used counterfeit email domains that closely resemble the le...

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  5. Kyocera to Showcase Customized 3D Printing, Cordierite and More at Ceramics Expo in Cleveland

    • Corporate
    • Industrial Ceramics

    Company’s additive manufacturing with virtually unlimited prototype designs, Cordierite for aerospace and Hi-Rel, plus other ceramics-based innovations will be on display at Kyocera Booth #726 Aug. 31-Sept. 1

    Cleveland, Ohio – August 31, 2021 – Kyocera has been advancing Fine Ceramics for 60 years in healthcare, communication, automotive, renewable energy and space exploration, among other industries. A world leader in advanced ceramics, Kyocera will sho...

    Kyocera to Showcase Customized 3D Printing, Cordierite and More at Ceramics Expo in Cleveland
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  6. Kyocera Showcases Customized Fine Ceramics for Oil & Gas Industry at Offshore Technology Conference

    • Corporate
    • Industrial Ceramics

    Company’s containment shells, EMR sensors and other ceramics-based innovations will be on display at Kyocera Booth #7456 Aug. 16-19


    Houston, TX – August 12, 2021 – A world leader in advanced ceramics for more than 60 years, Kyocera will showcase a wide range of customized Fine Ceramics designed specifically for the oil and gas industry at the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC)...

    Kyocera Showcases Customized Fine Ceramics for Oil & Gas Industry at Offshore Technology Conference
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  7. Kyocera Unveils “CAM” Customized 3D Printing for Medical Device Prototypes at MD&M West

    • Corporate
    • Industrial Ceramics

    Company showcases additive manufacturing with virtually unlimited prototype designs in zirconia and alumina, plus other ceramics-based medical innovations at MD&M West Trade Show, August 10-12

    San Diego, Calif. – August 5, 2021 – Kyocera, a leader in ceramics-based medical devices, will unveil its “CAM” (ceramic additive manufacturing) customized 3D printing service for cost-effective prototypes of new medical device designs at the MD&...

    Kyocera Unveils “CAM” Customized 3D Printing for Medical Device Prototypes at MD&M West
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  8. KYOCERA Celebrates 50 Years of U.S. Manufacturing

    • Corporate

    Company’s ceramics are essential to high-tech innovation in communications, computing, medicine, automobiles, space exploration, many other industries

    Kyocera International, Inc. President Bob Whisler (left) receives City of San Diego Proclamation from Councilmember Chris Cate honoring the company’s 50 years of local manufacturing. SAN DIEGO — July 27, 2021 — The City of San Diego has honored Kyo...

    Kyocera International, Inc. President Bob Whisler (left) receives City of San Diego Proclamation from Councilmember Chris Cate honoring the company’s 50 years of local manufacturing.
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  9. KYOCERA’s Ultra-Precise Plasma Processing Technology Wins Japan’s 2021 Science and Technology Award

    • Corporate
    • Electronic Components

    Innovative technology produces crystal wafers of uniform thickness at nanometer-level accuracy to improve smartphones, wearable devices, hearing aids, ADAS tech, and more

    Kyocera Corporation (President: Hideo Tanimoto) announced that it has been awarded the 2021 "Science and Technology Award (Development Category)" by Japan’s Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology, for its ultra-precise plasma...

    Miniaturized crystal oscillator utilizing ultra-precise plasma processing technology
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  10. Kyocera’s Ceramic Bearings for Magnetic Mixers Revolutionize Pharmaceutical Production, Large-Scale Food Processing

    • Corporate
    • Industrial Ceramics

    In industrial mixers, magnetic coupling and ceramic bearings can improve sealing, reliability and sterilizability, ensuring a pathogen-free environment while eliminating a key contamination pathway. These durable, long-life components comply with the highest FDA safety standards.

    San Diego, Calif., U.S.A. — April 20, 2021 — Kyocera International, Inc. today announced U.S. availability of its new line of ceramic plain bearings for use in magnetically coupled industrial mixers. As a world leader in Fine Ceramics, Kyocera maint...

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  11. KYOCERA Delivers FirstNet Ready™ Rugged Flip Phone for Public Safety

    • Corporate
    • Smartphones & Feature Phones

    DuraXE Epic, Compact Flip Phone Certified and Approved for use on FirstNet®

    San Diego, CA., April 16, 2021 – Kyocera International Inc., the North American leader in rugged mobile solutions, is pleased to announce that its DuraXE Epic is now certified and approved for use on FirstNet®.FirstNet is built with AT&T in a pub...

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  12. KYOCERA Launches Rugged, Reliable, FirstNet Ready DuraXE Epic with AT&T

    • Corporate
    • Smartphones & Feature Phones

    Compact, affordable, ultra-rugged flip phone delivers productivity essentials for public safety, construction, hospitality, and more

    San Diego, Calif., April 16, 2021 – Kyocera International Inc., the North American leader in rugged mobile solutions, launched the military-grade and FirstNet Ready™ DuraXE Epic on the AT&T 4G LTE network today. A compact flip phone built for rel...

    DuraXE Epic
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  13. KYOCERA Launches DuraForce Ultra 5G UW, First Ultra-Rugged Android Smartphone for Verizon 5G Ultra Wideband Network

    • Corporate
    • Smartphones & Feature Phones

    Device leverages Qualcomm® Snapdragon 765G mobile platform, military standard 810H toughness,
    ultra-fast 5G speeds, Augmented Reality and new durable lithium polymer battery to transform enterprise mobile experience

    SAN DIEGO – March 11, 2021 – Kyocera launched its first 5G ultra-rugged Android smartphone today, DuraForce Ultra 5G UW, which delivers ultra-durability, ultra-fast speeds and ultra-low latency on the Verizon 5G Ultra Wideband (UW) network. DuraForc...

    DuraForce Ultra 5G UW
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  14. KYOCERA to Showcase Advanced Ceramics at Pittcon 2021, for Science and Research Applications

    • Corporate
    • Industrial Ceramics

    Conference’s new virtual format brings latest developments in analytical chemistry, scientific instrumentation to global audience

    PITTCON 2021, BOOTH # 1613 – Kyocera will exhibit its extensive portfolio of ceramic technologies online March 8-12 at the Pittcon 2021 virtual conference, the world’s leading exposition devoted to analytical chemistry and scientific instrumentation....

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  15. KYOCERA Launches 0.5mm-Pitch 5652 Series Electronic Connectors for Automotive Applications

    • Corporate
    • Electronic Components

    First “FloXY” brand floating board-to-board connector with 16 Gbps high-speed transmission

    Kyocera Corporation has introduced a new 0.5mm-pitch floating board-to-board connector series (F/P*1 = 170%) for high-speed 16Gbps data transmission. Sold under the 5652 Series designation, the new connectors can float within ±0.85mm for easy and acc...

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  16. KYOCERA Recognized as Supplier Engagement Leader by Non-Profit CDP for Two Consecutive Years

    • Corporate

    Company achieves high marks for greenhouse gas reduction activities throughout its value chain

    Kyocera Corporation (President: Hideo Tanimoto) today announced that it has been recognized as a “Supplier Engagement Leader” by international non-profit CDP for the second consecutive year, on the basis of Kyocera’s initiatives to reduce greenhouse ...

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  17. KYOCERA Develops 1200-dpi Inkjet Printheads with Ink Recirculation Structure

    • Corporate

    New Model KJ4B-EX 1200 offers improved speed resolution and stability

    Kyocera Corporation has announced the development of a next-generation inkjet printhead offering high-speed, high-resolution printing for a wide range of printing applications, with a focus on graphics. Kyocera’s Model KJ4B-EX 1200 printhead will be ...

    Kyocera Mode KJ4B-EX 1200 printhead
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  18. KYOCERA Recognized on “The A List 2020” for Combatting Climate Change

    • Corporate

    Nonprofit CDP scores Kyocera highly on environmental transparency and performance

    Kyocera Corporation (President: Hideo Tanimoto, hereafter “Kyocera”) today announced that it has been recognized among the world's leading companies in the fight against climate change, receiving an “A” ranking in “The A List 2020” from the internati...

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  19. Wall Street Journal Names KYOCERA Among World’s 100 Most Sustainably Managed Companies

    • Corporate

    KYOTO, JAPAN -- Oct. 14, 2020 -- The Wall Street Journal has named Kyocera to its 2020 list of the “100 Most Sustainably Managed Companies in the World.”To create this ranking, analysts assessed the sustainability metrics of more than 5,500 publicly ...

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  20. KYOCERA Engineers New Patented Ceramic Knife Blade with Razor-Like Precision Sharpness

    • Corporate
    • Kitchen Cutlery & Office Products

    KYOCERA's INNOVATIONblack Series Maintains Sharpness Twice as Long, Delivers High-Performance Cutting Experience for At-Home Cooks and Professional Chefs Alike

    Costa Mesa, Calif. – October 8, 2020 -- Kyocera announced today that its new patented INNOVATIONblack ceramic knives were proven to maintain razor-like sharpness twice as long as traditional ceramic knives.* The INNOVATIONblack line is the first to u...

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