52519583 story Panasonic Announces an End To Plasma TVs In March 202 Posted by timothy on Thursday October 31, 2013 @03:01PM from the what-will-you-use-your-plasma-torch-for-now? dept. An anonymous reader writes "You thought Halloween was for treats. Not this time. Panasonic announced to its investors today that its plasma TV business would be over by the end of March 2014." Blacker blacks and brighter whites aside, there are some good reasons for the shift.