Slowing sales lead to new market dynamics in PC industry

11/16/2012 | Wall Street Journal, The

Facing new market pressures, PC makers such as Acer are circumventing traditional production conduits in favor of more in-house development, according to analysts. As a result, fewer companies could be outsourcing their work to manufacturers in Taiwan, which currently contributes to more than 90% of the world's laptop production and design. "New products are changing too quickly. The degree of difficulty is increasingly higher. Having your own R&D is now a must," said David Chang, chief financial officer at Asustek, which is based in Taiwan.

View Full Article in:

Wall Street Journal, The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Business

Job Title Company Location
Vice President, HEDIS & Performance Outcomes
CareSource
Dayton, OH