Europe: PCs more expensive due to Dollar weakness?

GOOD OLD HP is set to put a spring in everyone’s step this Monday as it prepares to raise UK distribution prices for its desktops, laptops and servers.
As if this isn’t bad enough, some of the other big system vendors, including Acer, are expected to imminently follow suit.
The global rise in the cost of doing business alongside the recent weakening of the pound against the dollar has caused vendors costs to increase by the sum of 10 percent recently – as most components are denominated in dollars.
HP hikes UK prices - The INQUIRER

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