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Japan's Sharp looks to cleaning robots and strawberries to supplement TV biz

Jay Alabaster | June 17, 2013
The Japanese company says it will try to leverage its LCD technologies to break into new industries

Mizushima said the company's earlier success, when it timed the explosion in LCD TVs perfectly and dominated the Japanese mobile market before the current smartphone boom, led to its recent failures.

"We had great success in LCD TVs and mobile phones," he said. "But it was precisely because we used the same strategies that we had during our successful periods that our rivals have been able to catch up from behind."

 

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