Sanyo was founded by Toshio Iue (井植 歳男 Iue Toshio, 1902 – 1969), the brother-in-law of Konosuke Matsushita and also a former Matsushita employee, in 1947 and was incorporated in 1950. The company’s name means three oceans in Japanese, referring to the founder’s ambition to sell their products worldwide, across the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian oceans.
Commonly, remote controls are used to issue commands from a distance to televisions or other consumer electronics such as stereo systems and DVD players. Remote controls for these devices are usually small wireless handheld objects with an array of buttons for adjusting various settings such as television channel, track number, and volume.
[Candies] had two mega-hit songs:”春一番”(Haruichiban, the spring-heralding gale.) and “年下の男の子”(toshishita_no_otokonoko,The younger boy). Candies was a representative idol group of Japan in the 1970s along with Pink Lady.