Toshiba wants to be top maker of flash memory soon: president

Reuters News
Posted: Jul 11, 2011 11:53 PM

TOKYO (Reuters) - Toshiba Corp's president said his company wanted to soon overtake South Korean rival Samsung Electronics as the world's leading maker of flash memory.

Toshiba's president, Norio Sasaki, was speaking during a press tour of a new chip factory in Japan.

(Reporting by Kentaro Hamada; writing by Tim Kelly)