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American Standard unveils latest smart toilet with bidet
American Standard unveils latest smart toilet with bidet

Will Americans, who are notoriously bidet-shy, embrace a $4,200 smart toilet with integrated washing system? Yoshiaki Fujimori, chief executive of Japan's Lixil Corp., thinks so. In an interview with the Wall Street Journal this week, Fujimori said he thinks Americans will adopt higher-end products such as the AT200 Smart Toilet when they see it under a familiar brand like American Standard (which is owned by Lixil). Fujimori likened the growing appeal of smart toilets to smartphones. “Industry presents iPhone -- industry presents shower toilet,” he said. "We can create the same type of pattern.” The AT200 Smart toilet from DVX by American Standard...

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