And people complain that Apple has too much in the bank overseas, etc.
It's exactly THIS that having over $100 billion in cash allows one to do: buy up and guarantee shipping for your products. Not to mention, building sapphire manufacturing plants, or making huge investments into new technology instead of waiting for someone else to develop it.
Apple leverages it's massive cash hoard to enable it to do things less-profitable companies can't.
Countdown to sept 9th....