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The mammoth outlet opened by Yodobashi Camera Co. in Tokyo’s Akihabara district in mid-September appears to have become a catalyst for change in an area renowned for its cut-throat retail electronics competition.

Yodobashi Camera Akiba, one of the largest household electronics appliance stores in Japan, features a broad range of gadgets, a toy section and a restaurant.

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