Shop Talk: Anurag Gupta, Senior Vice President of Investor Relations, Brightpoint
“What’s driving [cell phone] handset demand now is the replacement cycle. People want to upgrade their phones, make the phone an extension of the laptop...The U.S. is gaining traction and adoption rates are increasing when it comes to new features. We expect double digit growth in 2007.”
-Anurag Gupta, Senior Vice President of Investor Relations for Brightpoint, a wireless distributor that moved 53.5 million devices (globally) last year.