Compaq Computer (CPQ)
is making industry waves lately with its retail moves and with its mammoth acquisition of Digital Equipment
for $9.6 billion. Also, in this week's battle for shelf space, Apple Computer
bore the brunt of the losses.
Compaq unseats Apple in Japan
Canon will now sell Compaq computers at its stores throughout Japan, displacing Apple.
Compaq outs IBM from RadioShack
Compaq signs an exclusive, multiyear deal for providing Presario consumer PCs, taking shelf space from IBM at RadioShack.
In its drive to become the world's No. 1 computer maker, Compaq buys Digital Equipment for a record $9.6 billion
Best Buy quits selling Mac boxes
The retailer will no longer stock Apple computers on its shelves.