No joke: A123 Systems now B456 Systems
In a move that could win an award for least-creative company name of the decade, A123 Systems Inc. has changed its name to B456 Systems Inc.
The move was made official in a filing last week with the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission. The Waltham, Mass.-based advanced battery maker said the name change was required in its deal to sell to Wanxiang America Corp., the Chicago-based subsidiary of ChinaÃ¢;Â€Â™s largest auto parts maker, Wanxiang Group Corp.
B456 declared bankruptcy last year and wasÃ¢;Â€Â¦;