It looks like Apple's drive to go green is forcing Volex, makers of Apple's power cables, to develop halogen
-free cords. While this will mean good things for the environment and their public image, it doesn't code well for their pocket books.
[quote]The start-up costs in designing and making the new cables will cost it up to $6 million in the current financial year, Volex said today, although, stripping out these one-off costs, profits will be in line with market expectation.[/quote]
That said, Volex is positive about continued growth. If Apple was ... more