The 1st ASOM Manufacturing Managing Directors (MD) Meeting of FY2011 and FY 2011 Cost ITAKONA Implementation Workgroup Kickoff Meeting were held at PMPC; received new ISO14001:2004, OHSAS18001:2007 & ISO9001:2 certificates; PMPC-Sta. Rosa Plant and PMPC-Taytay Plant received an ECOSWITCH AWARD from GPIoS (Green Philippines Island of Sustainability); in the wake of disasters that struck the country, PMPC donated more than PhP2 million worth of Panasonic flashlights and batteries to the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), and PhP1 million worth to the Philippine National Red Cross. With the completion of Panasonic Group’s organizational reform, reorganizing its business fields into three main groups – Consumer, Components and Devices, and Solutions – from five business segments that included operations of the two subsidiaries, SANYO Electric and Panasonic Electric Works (PEW), the Group can now maximize the synergy effects of one solid Panasonic. Consequently, with the said integration, PEW-Philippines and SANYO-Philippines ceased their existence as independent companies in the country. However, some of PEW operations with products under Eco-solutions like solar panel business and other devices, as well as SANYO’s commercial refrigeration businesses among others were integrated into the business operation of PMPC’s Sales Division, Panasonic Philippines effective April 1, 2012.