More selling pressure on Apple from reports that supplier orders have been cut
(2 months and 11 days ago)
It looks like Sharp is aiming to supply both Apple and Samsung with screens for phones and tablets. You might think there's either nothing very surprising about that or that it's very surprising. The surprise could come from attempting to supply such great rivals at the same time. The unsurprise from the way that we know that electronics supply chains can be quite complex:...
(7 days ago)
SAN FRANCISCO, April 24 (Reuters) - Supply issues have snarled the U.S. rollout of Samsung Electronics Co Ltd's latest flagship smartphone, which will go on sale at carriers Sprint and T-Mobile later than expected, the wireless service providers said on Wednesday. Samsung attributed the disruption to unexpectedly strong demand for the Galaxy S4, the South Korean company's...
(25 days ago)
South Korean company says holdups are due to 'far stronger than expected' demand as Sprint and T-Mobile put back rolloutSupply issues have snarled the US rollout of Samsung Electronics's latest flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S4, which will go on sale at Sprint and T-Mobile later than expected, the carriers said on Wednesday. Samsung attributed the disruption to unexpectedly...
(26 days ago)
As expected, T-Mobile USA began taking pre-orders for Apple’s iPhone 5 on Friday as the company gears up to release the bestselling smartphone on April 12.
(1 month and 14 days ago)
Customers will not be able to take home device from most mobile phone shops in UK and US during launch weekendThe global release of Samsung's blockbuster Galaxy S4 phone on Saturday is being hampered by supply shortages so severe that customers will not be able to take home a device from most Carphone Warehouse and Phones4U stores during the launch weekend."Due to...
(25 days ago)
In a rare interview a day before Samsung's launch of a new flagship smartphone, Apple marketing chief Phil Schiller on Wednesday played down the expected competition from the device. He also discussed how he believes products that run Google's Android software, such as Samsung's phone, are inferior to Apple's iPhone.
(2 months and 9 days ago)
Samsung and Apple have fought over market share and patents, and they may soon start fighting over supply chains. Samsung traditionally built its products using internal supply lines, but as its devices became increasingly popular the company has been forced to seek outside help. Reuters reports that Samsung has reached out to some of Apple’s key supply chain partners about...
(3 days ago)
Filed under: Investing Last week, Apple CEO Tim Cook uttered two words that have caused quite a ruckus among Street analysts following the Mac maker. Perhaps it was an inadvertent slip. Perhaps it was just an overgeneralization. Perhaps investors are simply overanalyzing Cook's prepared remarks. How much should investors read into Cook's comment that Apple has exciting new...
(21 days ago)
Apple has attracted more than $50 billion in orders for its six-part debt sale expected to price Tuesday, according to two market sources.
(20 days ago)
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