Company SoftBank opened in Japan Pepper dining Parlor, where people are along with the usual staff service staff-work. Machine take orders and communicate with visitors. Prior to this, in the same format ran the hotel, and from there fired half robots.
In Pepper Parlor work work Softbank three types: humanoid Pepper, as well as the robot-dancer Nao and robot Whiz. The company explained that the café want to know more about the interaction of people with robots, to improve the technology. Apparently, the people in the institution SoftBank to answer for the most difficult cooking. The reason for this were the limited opportunities Pepper: works not able to cope with complex tasks.
Before such devices are already placed in hospitals, airports and museums, but they are everywhere fulfil entertainment function. In 2015, Japan launched the hotel with other works, but after a few years, half of them were released because they could not cope with the tasks. In 2018, robot Pepper placed in a grocery store in Scotland. However, a week later, the owners decided to get rid of it because of too limited capacity.
It is noteworthy that in Japan for many years, there is the problem of the aging population. Through this, many industries do not have enough low-skilled specialists. And for the fact that the government does not want to compensate the process of mass migration, local companies are developing robots to do the job.