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10 Things You Don't Know About The HP Split
A Sharper Focus On Costs
Before the split, each of HP's businesses has been allocated a certain percentage of administrative costs based on an "owned operating profit" level. Those allocations are now being looked at closely in the wake of the split. "What falls out of that is, 'Oh my Lord, I didn't realize I was paying this for this and that,' " said Weisler. "As you separate, you say, 'These things are important to me, I am going to double down on them' [or] 'That is actually not important to me and I am not going to do it anymore,' and each of the companies is doing that."