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Cybersuits give Bic Camera warehouse workers a lift

Electronics retailer looks to ease labor crunch with elderly workers

The Cray X power suit grants wearers up to 25 kg of lifting support.

TOKYO -- Japanese electronics retailer Bic Camera will make robotic power suits standard for logistics center workers as part of efforts to draw elderly hires and address a labor shortage.

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