Posts Tagged ‘Toyota’

Dallas-Based, Minority-Owned Small Businesses Advance Through Mentorship and Application of the Toyota Production System

Posted by Toyota Motor North America

Imagine. You own a small business based in DFW, and you’re serving clients in nearly 200 countries. Business is going well, but the growing pains are straining your vendor management process. In turn, this causes unnecessary and inefficient work hours

Toyota Connected North America Sponsors AgileCamp 2018 Conference in Irving

Posted by Toyota Motor North America

Toyota Connected North America, a global technology company founded by Toyota, today announced it will sponsor AgileCamp 2018. The business process management conference will be held Nov. 2, 2018, at the Irving Convention Center.

Toyota Connected North America’s Chief of

Southern Dallas-Based ‘YourDrive’ Launches Vehicle Subscription Service

Posted by David Kirkpatrick

With rideshare subscriptions and fresh takes on leasing on the rise, car ownership could soon be a thing of the past. This transition is spurred along by southern Dallas-based YourDrive Texas, an innovative leasing program stuffed with perks that soon

Mobile Food Market: UNT Dallas, Toyota, DART Combat Food Deserts in Southern Dallas

Posted by Alex Edwards

When UNT Dallas students learned that Dallas County was 20.6 percent food insecureand that some grocery stores in the area didn’t offer fresh fruits and vegetablesthey decided they had to do something about it.

In collaboration …

Ramping Up Relief

Posted by Toyota Motor North America

Since SBP (formerly known as the St. Bernard Project) joined forces with Toyota in the wake of the devastation caused by Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans in 2005, the nonprofit organization has learned how to rebuild homes in less time

Panasonic Automotive Systems Opens Office for Toyota Work

Posted by Lance Murray

Panasonic Automotive Systems Company of America has opened at 15,000-square-foot office in The Colony to help support its business relationship with Toyota Motor North America, which is headquartered in Plano.

The Panasonic Automotive space — built primarily to provide engineering, …

A World of Opportunities Awaits These Toyota Scholarship Recipients

Posted by Toyota Motor North America

It’s the rush when the car first takes to the road after the assembly line. Or the tears of hope when a partially-paralyzed family member walks again. Toyota Scholars’ Day presented by Toyota Financial Services in June was about these …

4 Ways Community Leaders Say We Can Better Prepare the STEM Workforce of Tomorrow

Posted by Heather Noel

Jobs requiring science, technology, engineering, and math skills are on the rise, but in 2018 millions of these positions are expected to go unfilled in the U.S.

It’s an economic dilemma that can be traced back to the types of …

On Tap: Improv to Improve, Reunion Lawn Party & WeDallas: Top Women in Tech

Posted by Dallas Innovates

North Texas is a big place, with plenty to do, see, hear, and watch. So, we scour the internet every week to find events and activities for you. As always, events may change at any time, so check the event …

Toyota Honored by Boys & Girls Clubs for Placing Service Above Self

Posted by Toyota Motor North America

Toyota was recently awarded the Boys & Girls Clubs of America’s prestigious Chairman’s Award, presented annually to recognize a corporation or foundation that has placed service above self and made a positive difference in the lives of children.

Mike Groff, …

CEO for a Day

Posted by Toyota Motor North America

“Fantastic choice! You’ve selected the C-HR! Now let’s help you finance that.”

Not what you’d expect to hear from a 6th-grade student, but taking on real-world jobs, even if for just a day, is part of the latest program being …

Toyota, Lexus to Deploy U.S. Vehicles With Intelligent Systems

Posted by Lance Murray

Toyota and Lexus plan to start deploying Dedicated Short-Range Communications systems on their vehicles sold in the U.S. beginning in 2021, a move that would enable the vehicles to “talk” to each other and the surrounding environment.

Toyota, whose North …

Toyota Attracts Future Dreamers and Doers Through Innovation and Diversity

Posted by Toyota Motor North America

With technology advancing and the automotive industry experiencing immense changes, now more than ever, companies are seeking ways to adapt and innovate, and Toyota is edging toward the inside track.

Toyota understands diversity and inclusion are key business drivers, and …

ColorComm Dallas Joining in National Service Day

Posted by Heather Noel

The Dallas chapter of ColorComm will participate in the communications industry group’s first national day of service in observance of Women’s History Month.

This Saturday, the women professionals of color in communications, advertising, media, and marketing will partner with the …

Starting the Impossible in Pyeongchang

Posted by Toyota Motor North America

Last year, Toyota announced it would become the Worldwide Mobility Partner of the Olympic and Paralympic Games, building its first-ever global corporate initiative around the games. On Friday, that partnership fully took shape, when the Winter Olympic Games began …

UTD Collaborates With Texas Parks and Wildlife to Teach Middle Schoolers

Posted by Taylor Lowder

The University of Texas at Dallas’ UTeach Dallas program is working with Texas Parks and Wildlife to create educational lessons integrating genetic concepts used by the Toyota ShareLunker program.

At UTeach Dallas, students simultaneously work toward STEM degrees and teaching …

South Dallas Project With Toyota, New Smart Tech in West End on Tap for DIA in 2018

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

smart citiesToyota’s philanthropic arm will shift its focus to mobility issues in south Dallas as the next phase of Dallas Innovation Alliance’s smart cities initiative begins.

The car company, which just opened its North American headquarters in Plano last year, is …

Case Study: Toyota Motor North America & Toyota Connected North America

Posted by Dave Moore

Presented by The Dallas Regional Chamber

The Toyota Motor Corp. is bringing the future of mobility to the world, and two key initiatives toward that end are occurring in Dallas-Fort Worth.

Toyota Connected North America Inc., established in 2016 in …

Where ‘Big D’ Stands for Digital

Posted by Dave Moore

Presented by The Dallas Regional Chamber

As consumers and business professionals have found computers and smartphones to be essential for the way they live, work, and play, the scuffle among companies to land on home screens has intensified.

Since July …

Back to the Future: A Look at the Tech Changing Business

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

There is no question that the future holds a place for augmented reality, virtual reality, artificial intelligence, and blockchain. 

In a time when brick-and-mortar stores are struggling to stay afloat, companies are increasingly turning to AR, VR, and AI to …