SoftBank establishes new robotic company SoftBank Robotics
Japan's Newest Robotics Firm
SoftBank established a new company called SoftBank Robotics that focuses on the robot business today.
SoftBank will consolidate all of its robot business in the new company, which includes the development and sales of Pepper, the world's first robot with emotional recognition ability. Pepper will be released next February by SoftBank Robotics.
Fumihide Tomizawa took up the position of president of SoftBank Robotics. The head office is located in Minato Ward in Tokyo.