Stanley White

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Desperately short of labor, midsized firms plan to buy robots

/ May 15, 2017

Desperately short of labor, midsized firms plan to buy robots

Desperate to overcome the nation's growing shortage of labor, midsized companies are planning to buy robots and other equipment to automate a wide range of tasks, including manufacturing, earthmoving and hotel room service. According to a Bank of Japan survey, companies with share capital of ...