Sony is a leading manufacturer of audio, video, imaging, game, communication, key device and information technology products for consumers and professional markets. Founded in 1946, it has become the leading manufacturer and innovator in technology bringing its own in-house standards for new technologies instead of adopting those of competitors and other manufacturers.
Sony was ranked 116th on the 2015 list of Fortune Global 500 with a revenue of 73 billion dollars for the fiscal year of 2015. In 2016, Sony jumped to 94th place on the Fortune Global 500 list with revenue of 81 million dollars.
Sony has been notable for introducing several of the most popular recording formats, including the floppy disc, CD and Blu-ray, as well as other ground-breaking technology like the Walkman or Playstation. Their goal is to create unique experiences for their users. To inspire and instigate curiosity. BE MOVED, their slogan, sums these efforts up flawlessly.