Kao Plans to Sell CD-ROM Operations, Finalize Withdrawal from Industry

November 1998
EMedia Professional;Nov98, Vol. 11 Issue 11, p14
Academic Journal
Announces Kao Corp.'s intention to sell its CD-ROM operations. Company-wide withdrawal from the storage industry; Renewal of focus on household and personal-care products.


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