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KDDI

KDDI

kddiKDDI Corp is a telecommunications firm. The Company operates through four segments: Personal, Value, Business and Global. KDDI offers mobile devices and networks, data center services and a variety of other information and communication technology products and services to both commercial and individual customers. Headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, the company has more than 31,000 employees.

As a major telecommunications provider, KDDI Corp has many opportunities to decrease its footprint and benefit the environment. Thus, the company has set various goals, policies, and procedures to manage its operations in a socially and environmentally responsible manner. KDDI is steadily increasing its use of newly designed data centers which incorporate the latest energy saving technologies such as highly efficient power supply equipment, energy-efficient air conditioning, LED illumination and outdoor lighting that uses wind and solar power. These upgrades, along with several other efficiency measures, have the company nearing its goal of reducing absolute electricity consumption by 30%. Additionally, KDDI strongly emphasizes recycling. The company recently raised the recycling rate for all of its buildings to more than 90% and reuses or recycles 99.8% of materials from used mobile phone handsets. KDDI has a strong Privacy Policy, educates young people on safe and secure communication techniques and prioritizes providing services and products that ensure privacy protection and data security.

KDDI lacks long term improvement goals for its key performance indicators. Additionally, the company has been penalized several times for falsely advertising discounts or rates attached to its service offerings.

 



Industry: Telecommunication Services
Country: Japan
Website: http://www.kddi.com/english/
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To the best of our knowledge the above information is accurate and was obtained from sources we believe to be reliable. Neither the information presented above nor any opinion expressed shall be construed as an offer to sell or a solicitation to buy the security. The views expressed are those of portfolio management as of 12/31/16 and may not reflect current opinions or subsequent events.


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