Toshiba, SanDisk Seal Fab Deal

July 2006
Electronic News;7/17/2006, Vol. 52 Issue 29, p54
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The article reports on the partnership agreement signed by SanDisk Corp. and Toshiba Corp. to build a not and (NAND) flash memory wafer facility in Japan. The NAND facility will be home to the companies' newly formed joint venture, dubbed Flash Alliance Ltd., and will produce chips for both parties. Under the terms, Flash Alliance will be 49.9 percent owned by SanDisk and 50.1 percent by Toshiba.


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