Edward Ju (gundam@loop.com)
Thu, 20 May 1999 00:34:09 -0700


>Having my company owned by a Japanese company, I can say with little doubt
>that this is standard practice for Japanese companies. The American side get
>very little support form Japan, while European offices are left to their own
>devices. And come to think of it, other countries in Asia and the Pacific are
>also not supported very well, either. The current problem my portion of the
>company is having with our owners is that Japan will not support any
>non-Japanese designed products. I don't think it's racial, but more of a
>control issue. If it's not in house (i.e., Japan), then it's not worth the
>effort to produce or support.
>
>SJ

This is 100% true based on what I know about how SNK of America is being
treated by its Japanese parent company.

Eddie

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