back to article Sharp gobbles NEC as Japan's display giants team up to take on Europe and North America

Japanese display giant Sharp will gobble NEC's display business in a push to expand into North America and Europe. Under the terms of the deal, Sharp will acquire two-thirds of NEC Display Solutions (NDS) and form a joint venture to take the two companies' products to market. NDS makes LCD displays, professional projectors, …

  1. 9Rune5 Silver badge
    Pirate

    Synergies

    This worries me since the article not once discussed synergies.

    A merger without synergies or people talking about synergies is surely doomed to fail. Dooooomed I tells ya!

  2. Pascal Monett Silver badge
    Coat

    "contribute to our business growth by enforcing our B2B business"

    Enforcing ?

    They're going to send enforcers to prospects to make them become customers ?

    That's an interesting strategy.

    1. Anonymous Coward
      Anonymous Coward

      Re: "contribute to our business growth by enforcing our B2B business"

      "Enforcing ?

      They're going to send enforcers to prospects to make them become customers ?

      That's an interesting strategy."

      It works for the government.

      1. Claptrap314 Silver badge

        Re: "contribute to our business growth by enforcing our B2B business"

        And the Mafia. Wait...

      2. KjetilS

        Re: "contribute to our business growth by enforcing our B2B business"

        I think you meant Oracle

  3. Michael Wojcik Silver badge

    Could I just have a television, please?

    its 5G-capable 8K screens

    Oh hell no. That's 5Gs and 7Ks more than I have any reason to want.1 It's getting harder and harder to find sets that don't have idiotic security holes built into them.

    1I don't even bother with HD. I've found it adds nothing to the story, which is what I'm interested in.

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