Hitachi Consumer Marketing and Hitachi Appliances to Announce of the Name of a New Company that will be a Leader in the Home Appliance and A/C Business in the Digital Era, and its Representative

Tokyo, March 1, 2019 –-- Hitachi Consumer Marketing, Inc. and Hitachi Appliances, Inc. today announced that they will, effective April 1, 2019, form a new company that will be a leader in the home appliance and air conditioner business in the digital era within the “Human Life” domain, upon which the Hitachi Group is focusing. The name of the new company and its representative are listed as below.