Why Apple will never bring manufacturing jobs back to the US

Oct 17, 2012 Full story: WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh 6

At the end of Tuesday night's presidential debate, CNN's Candy Crowley asked both candidates a question that has plagued Apple since the beginning of the year.

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Lance Winslow

San Jose, CA

#1 Oct 17, 2012
Apple is hiring ALL qualified applicants in Cupertino.
Bob Sheeeple

Hanoi, Vietnam

#2 Oct 18, 2012
Lance Winslow wrote:
Apple is hiring ALL qualified applicants in Cupertino.
U get yo Topix app!;-0000
Sheik Yerbouti

Pennington, NJ

#3 Oct 18, 2012
Lance Winslow wrote:
Apple is hiring ALL qualified applicants in Cupertino.
You said the key word--qualified!

“Headed toward the cliff”

Since: Nov 07

Tawas City, Michigan

#4 Oct 18, 2012
Because Apple wants the cheap labor to keep their profit margin as high as possible.
Justin

United States

#5 Oct 18, 2012
I'm Bearish when it comes to China.

Other than having hordes of low wage workers who can manufacture cheap widgets and minerals, China has nothing going for it. It's population is getting older (thanks it's one child policy), and the new generation of middle class Chinese expect higher wages. When half of China's population is too old to work and the younger half demand wage parity with their counterparts in western nations, then where do they go from there?

Since: Mar 09

The Left Coast

#6 Oct 18, 2012
But Obama is president, how can that be?

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