Alcatel To Outsource Handset Production

July 2001
Wireless Week;7/9/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 28, p15
Trade Publication
Reports that telecommunication company Alcatel SA is outsourcing the European manufacturing of its global system for mobile communication handsets to Flextronics International Ltd. Objective of the outsourcing; Terms of the deal; Forecast on Alacatel's financial loss for the second-quarter of 2001.


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