Toshiba Corporation is one of the most well-known Japanese conglomerates in the world that designs and manufactures a diverse range of technology solutions and electronics. The company was originally founded by Tanaka Hisashige in 1875 as a telegraph equipment manufacturing company. Toshiba officially came into being when Shibaura Seisakusho merged with Tokyo Denki in 1939 in Tokyo, Japan. The company is still headquartered in Minato, Tokyo and has sales, marketing, manufacturing, and R&D facilities around the world. Their expansive portfolio includes products such as cell phones, control systems, POS, monitors, TVs, printers, MRI scanners, semiconductors, laptops, workstations, power systems, TFT displays, personal computers, and many other electronics.