Backed by Foxconn, Sharp returns to PCs with Toshiba Unit Purchase

The following appears on asia.nikkei.com

By GEN NAKAMURA – OSAKA — Sharp on Monday completed its purchase of Toshiba‘s personal computer business, looking to revive the operation by slashing costs via the extensive procurement network of Taiwanese parent Hon Hai Precision Industry, or Foxconn.

With this, Sharp re-enters the PC arena for the first time since discontinuing the Mebius brand in 2010.


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