Robots-to-Cosmetics Profit Slump Adds to Japan Economy Woes

Robots-to-Cosmetics Profit Slump Adds to Japan Economy Woes

Automobile engines pass beneath Fanuc Corp. robots as they move along the production line inside the new Opel assembly plant, a unit of General Motors Co., in Szentgotthard, Hungary on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012. Photograph: Akos Stiller/Bloomberg