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U.S. Carriers Giving RIM Smaller Space In Retail Stores

As Research In Motion continues working on its BlackBerry 10 OS, U.S. carriers are reducing their RIM displays in retail stores, leading to "meaningfully lower inventory levels" this month compared to last month, Pacific Crest analyst James Faucette told All Things Digital this week.

"In terms of sell-through, we believe that current run rates are roughly one-fifth of those we saw in the United States just eight months ago. Further, we found a meaningful number of carrier retail locations which had not sold a single BlackBerry in over a month," Faucette told All Things Digital.


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