Top 10 high-tech supply chains

JAMES HENDERSON | October 8, 2018

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Giving an overview of Qualcomm, the Gartner report says the following: “Holding its position in the ninth spot for another year is Qualcomm, a leading developer of advanced wireless technologies, products and services. Leveraging its fabless chip design business strategy, Qualcomm's three-year weighted 11.8% ROA rivals the performance of Apple's renowned supply chain. As part of its M&A strategy, Qualcomm's intent to acquire NXP — a leader in automotive and security markets — evidences its focus on growing its scale and competitiveness. Once complete, this deal not only allows Qualcomm to meet customer's demands for integrated products, but also provides the opportunity to join NXP's investments in integrated device manufacturing with Qualcomm's network of external manufacturing partners — thereby strengthening its sourcing influence and negotiations.

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