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Acer's boss expects the vendor's PC shipments to slump up to 15 per cent sequentially in the first quarter, but insists the firm has a "good chance" of scraping back to black this year. The prediction illustrates the massive challenges faced by Acer, given the massive year-on-year slump in shipments it showed for the fourth …

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  1. Tom 38 Silver badge
    FAIL

    Wang: size will shrink

    Missed opportunity

  2. Longrod_von_Hugendong
    Devil

    Big trouble....

    This is gonna take crackerjack timing, Wang.

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    1. GrumpyOldBloke

      Re: Microsoft partners are hurting

      Acer are also fighting their corporate reputation. Old Chinese shopkeeper saying - you can only cut a person once. I will shed no tears for them when they are gone.

  4. Captain Obvious
    Joke

    Acer's Wang: Size of PC shipments to shrink month after month....

    Just like Acer's Wang!

    1. GitMeMyShootinIrons

      Re: Acer's Wang: Size of PC shipments to shrink month after month....

      But if the droop continues, will Wang find himself hung out to dry? I mean, if things get that bad, Acer may see Wang as well hung.

      Sorry. I couldn't resist.

  5. KjetilS

    Maybe they would regain sales if they actually started making decent laptops again? 10 years ago, Acer was one of the few brands that sold solid, reliable and cheap computers. Nowadays, they're only cheap.

  6. Christian Berger

    :) They have an employee called 'Wang' :)

    Must be hard for someone working at Acer to be called after another company. Next thing will be someone working at IBM called "Compaq".

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