"Customers have put off their new product launches to the third quarter from the second quarter,” company chief financial officer Eddie Chen told investors.
That would be Nook finally tuning their product cycle to consumer habits.
(A good sign for them.)
eInk readers as a business shows strong seasonality, peaking in Q4 and totally tanking in the spring. Much like video game consoles.
NorthAm making up 35% of the eInk market? Good sign of international growth: not too long ago it was 75%.