Western pot calls Japanese kettle black on quality control

Horse meat consumed as beef. Subcompact cars, marketed as runabouts for coeds, whose gas tanks exploded like Roman candles in rear-end collisions. And a cocky company that caused one of history’s worst oil spills. Scanning headlines in the West, you might think these were stories about Nissan Motor, Kobe Steel, Takata Corp. or Chinese food companies. Instead, they’re just some of the […]