Tim Cook on the earnings conference call today told listeners that the earthquake in Japan isn’t going to affect the supply chain for Apple’s products over the next quarter.
He did mention that the economic impact of the earthquake with consumers would drive revenue expectations down $200M and that has been factored into the guidance.
Caution the the situation remains unstable with the nuclear plant and other factors.
- Apple now taking Red Cross donations through iTunes for Japan relief fund (9to5mac.com)
- Apple benefiting from allegedly absorbing extra costs in exchange for smooth shipments (9to5mac.com)
- Hire indicates Apple shift from aluminum to composites? (9to5mac.com)
- Apple is facing iPod battery shortages due to quake in Japan (9to5mac.com)