STATE OF SUPPLIERS: Mighty Aisin tackles lowly parking lotJuly 29
Aisin Seiki says quarterly net profit fell 25%July 28
Denso, Aisin Seiki profits rise on higher volumesMay 1
BMW, Toyota, Honda in U.S. probe over alleged patent violationsMay 1
The U.S. will begin an investigation into whether thermoplastic components used in some BMW, Toyota and Honda cars violate patent laws. Japanese suppliers Aisin Seiki and Denso are also among companies under investigation.
Aisin Seiki gears up for electrified ageJan. 30
Aisin Seiki is reinventing itself for a new era, turning away from old-school products centered around combustion engines, such as transmissions, and shifting to electrified drivetrains, autonomous-driving systems and connected cars.
Aisin Seiki reboots for electric ageJan. 16
Aisin Seiki, 3 other suppliers settle consumer suits over price fixingSept. 2, 2016
Four more auto-parts suppliers agreed this week to pay $30 million in consumer settlements -- with one paying an additional $5.9 million to U.S. dealerships -- as part of class-action lawsuits that sprung from a massive U.S. antitrust price-fixing probe.
Toyota Group suppliers grapple with yen's impact on profitsJuly 29, 2016
Toyota Group suppliers posted mixed financial results in the April-June quarter, reflecting varying levels of success coping with adverse exchange rates in the wake of the yen's sharp rise following the U.K.'s Brexit vote.
Toyota halts production at three Japanese plants after supplier blastJune 3, 2016
Toyota has suspended production at three Japanese plants affected by an explosion earlier this week at a factory belonging to the supplier Aisin Advics, a major maker of breaking systems that is majority owned by Toyota group supplier Aisin Seiki.
Suzuki halts output at 3 Japanese factories after explosion at supplier's plantJune 2, 2016
Toyota restarting production lines after supplier plant blastJune 1, 2016
Toyota said it would resume operations on Thursday at production lines in Japan that were suspended earlier this week after an explosion at a plant operated by a supplier choked off the automaker's supply chain.
Toyota idles output on some lines in Japan after blast at supplier plantMay 31, 2016
Toyota said today it suspended output at some Japan plants and stoppages would be expanded on Wednesday after the automaker was unable to secure parts following an explosion at a plant of one of its suppliers.