SoftBank Robotics Brings AI Commercial Vacuum Cleaner ‘Whiz’ to South Korea

South Korea

Jul 29, 2020

SoftBank Robotics Group Corp.

SoftBank Robotics Group Corp. today announced it established SoftBank Robotics Korea Co., Ltd., a subsidiary that will offer ‘Whiz’—the exciting new AI enabled vacuum-cleaning robot—to commercial customers on a trial and subscription basis in South Korea. ・About SoftBank Robotics Korea Co., Ltd. Company name: SoftBank Robotics Korea Co., Ltd. Representative: Fumihide Tomizawa, President & CEO Established: November 27, 2019 Headquarters: 518, Teheran-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul Business activities: Sales of service robots and provision of maintenance services ・About SoftBank Robotics Group Corp. SoftBank Robotics is driving technology forward by becoming a worldwide leader in robotics solutions. Rapidly expanding with offices in Tokyo, Paris, London, San Francisco, Boston, Shanghai, Beijing, Shenzhen, Hongkong, Singapore, Seoul, and Sydney, SoftBank Robotics is constantly exploring and commercializing robotics solutions that help make people’s lives easier, safer, more connected, and more extraordinary. There are currently over 35,000 SoftBank Robotics robots, Pepper, NAO and Whiz, used in more than 70 countries worldwide and offer innovative applications relevant in the fields of retail, tourism, healthcare, finance, education, facilities management and cleaning.