All iPods work with iTunes. Therefore, the Company remains subject to significant risks of supply shortages and price increases that can materially adversely affect its financial condition and operating results. Over time, the Company has accumulated a large portfolio of issued patents in the U.
Constantly finding new ways to conserve natural resources and use less energy is a crucial part of our manufacturing process.
The Company faces substantial competition in these markets from companies that have significant technical, marketing, distribution and other resources, as well as established hardware, software and digital content supplier relationships; and the Company has a minority market share in the smartphone market.
Our Zero Waste Program is a partnership with suppliers who join us in protecting the environment. The contents of these websites are not incorporated into this filing. The Company and other participants in the mobile communication and media device, and personal computer industries compete for various components with other industries that have experienced increased demand for their products.
The Company markets certain mobile communication and media devices based on the iOS mobile operating system and also markets related third-party digital content and applications. Because the Company currently obtains components from single or limited sources, the Company is subject to significant supply and pricing risks.
The supply and manufacture of a number of components is performed by sole-sourced outsourcing partners in the U. In addition, the Company sells a variety of third-party iPhone, iPad, Mac and iPod compatible products, including application software, printers, storage devices, speakers, headphones, and various other accessories and peripherals, through its online and retail stores.
By diverting manufacturing waste from landfills, we are reducing impacts on the environment and safeguarding the communities where our products are made. Risk Factors The following discussion of risk factors contains forward-looking statements.
Price competition has been particularly intense as competitors selling Windows-based personal computers have aggressively cut prices and lowered product margins.
The Company expects to experience decreases in its gross margin percentage in future periods, as compared to levels achieved duringlargely due to a higher mix of new and innovative products with flat or reduced pricing that have higher cost structures and deliver greater value to customers, and potential future component cost and other cost increases.
And every year it will divert approximately metric tons of garbage from landfills. Xcode includes project management tools; analysis tools to collect, display and compare app performance data; simulation tools to locally run, test, and debug apps; tools to simplify the design and development of user interfaces; and the latest software Table of Contents development kits for iOS and OS X.
In particular, backlog often increases in anticipation of or immediately following new product introductions as customers anticipate shortages. The Company uses a variety of direct and indirect distribution channels, such as its retail stores, online stores, and direct sales force, and third-party cellular network carriers, wholesalers, retailers, and value-added resellers.
The Company also sells a variety of Apple-branded and third-party Mac-compatible and iOS-compatible peripheral products, including printers, storage devices, computer memory, digital video and still cameras, and various other computing products and supplies.
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