A clerk walks past a Sanyo's washing machine, far left, at an electronics retail store in Tokyo, Japan, Thursday, July 28, 2011. Panasonic has agreed to sell its Sanyo brand's washing machine and ... more 
A clerk walks past a Sanyo's washing machine, far left, at an electronics retail store in Tokyo, Japan, Thursday, July 28, 2011. Panasonic has agreed to sell its Sanyo brand's washing machine and refrigerator business in Japan and Southeast Asia to Chinese rival Haier. (AP Photo/Shuji Kajiyama) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Shuji Kajiyama
Thu, Jul 28, 2011 5:35 AM EDT