TITLE

Who Wants to Buy Motorola?

AUTHOR(S)
Teng, Tina
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Wireless Week;3/1/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the business performance of Motorola Inc. in the U.S. It cites that the company has been troubling with its slowing demand for its existing mobile handsets, delays in new product introductions, decline in market share, and decreasing profitability. Moreover, it looks into the sale of the company's handset division and asserts that companies such as Google Inc. and Microsoft Corp. could benefit from acquiring the division.
ACCESSION #
30091427

 

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