Motorola Pullout Produces Ripple Effect
- Static at Moto. Levine, Daniel Rome // Crain's Chicago Business;12/22/2008, Vol. 31 Issue 51, p16
The article reports that cellphone company Motorala Inc. in October 2008 decided to put on hold its plan to create two separate companies for its cell phone and communications equipment divisions. The company has placed the onus on weak economy for the decision. It is also speculated that even...
- Motorola Axes 4,000 More Jobs. Spangler, Todd // Multichannel News;1/19/2009, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p26
The article reports on the statement from Motorola Inc. that it will lay off an additional 4,000 employees in 2009, in addition to the 3,000 it previously said it would terminate. The action is the result of an ongoing collapse in mobile-devices sales. The company also noted that its fourth...
- Is the 'Moto' running for Motorola's return? // Media: Asia's Media & Marketing Newspaper;11/15/2002, p16
Focuses on the condition of American technology company Motorola Inc. in the Asian mobile phone market. Several competitors of Motorola in Asia; Decline in the profits of the company; Plans made by the company to strengthen its position in the Asian market; Views of Martin Roll, chief executive...
- TREATMENT. // Media: Asia's Media & Marketing Newspaper;11/15/2002, p16
Focuses on the suggestions given by Martin Roll, chief executive officer of Venture Republic and Chris Kyme, partner of Bang to improve the performance of Motorola Inc. in the Asian mobile phone market. Issues related to product development process; Need for better consumer relationship.
- Motorola tops survey results. // Mobile Radio Technology;Apr2002, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p75
Reports the high performance rating of Motorola from other mobile radio manufacturers in North America. Evaluation of the technical support of the product Implication of the competitive pricing and customer service on the performance; Identification of factors attributed in purchasing the product.
- How Motorola must get back in touch. McCawley, Ian // Marketing Week;7/27/2000, Vol. 23 Issue 26, p20
Focuses on the need for Motorola to reinvent its products to increase competitiveness in the global mobile phone market. Comparison of the company's advertising campaign with rival companies Nokia and Ericsson; Affiliation with other media companies; Account on the technologically advanced...
- Wall Street sighs on Nokia low-end phone sales, delights at Motorola's revenues. Dano, Mike // RCR Wireless News;10/24/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 43, p4
Focuses on the financial performance of the international handset market in the third quarter of 2005. Net profit posted by Nokia; Increase in the revenue posted by Motorola for the period ending; Operating profit of the handset division of LG Electronics Co. Ltd.
- ATARI CLASSICS ON CALL. // Creative Review;07/01/2002, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p12
Reports on a deal between Motorola and entertainment content provider iFone. Offering of a selection of classic Atari games to mobile phone users; Embedding of Atari games such as Pong, Asteroids, Centipede and Breakout on a selection of Motorola handsets during manufacturing.
- Time for an upgrade. Lester, Robert // Marketing Week;6/30/2005, Vol. 28 Issue 26, p37
Features mobile phone manufacturer, Motorola Inc., in the U.S. Financial performance; Company history; Review of its global media account.