Toshiba says it is now talking to Western Digital about joint investment in a flash fab development.
The two are joint venture partners in a flash foundry in Yokkaichi, Mie prefecture, Japan. In dire need of cash, Toshiba is trying to sell its interests to a Bain Capital-led consortium which won an auction for the business unit. A competing Western Digital-led consortium was a failed bidder.
WDC - Shot - Toshiba - Foundry - Spat
WDC fires another shot at Toshiba in flash foundry spat, whispers: Pick me, Tosh!
Relations between Toshiba and Western Digital have soured considerably over the past several months, with WD...