Johnson Controls and Hitachi complete global air conditioning joint venture

MILWAUKEE and TOKYO, Oct. 1, 2015 -- Johnson Controls, (NYSE: JCI), Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) and Hitachi Appliances, Inc. today announced the companies have completed their global joint venture agreement and will immediately commence operations of Johnson Controls-Hitachi Air Conditioning to provide global customers with a full range of world class air conditioning products and technology.