609 AM Thu Nov 7 bbccom FUTURE What is BBC Future? Made on Earth Latest Best of More Japan 2020 TEMPUR-PEDIC # RETAILER IN NORTH AMERICA Planned obsolescence isn't nakedly exploitative as it benefits both the consumer and the 6 YEARS manufacturer NO INTEREST FINANCING Oftentimes planned obsolescence isn't nakedly exploitative as it benefits both the consumer and the manufacturer Chevalier points out that companies tailor the durability of their goods per customer's needs and expectations For instance children's clothing Who buys super durable clothes for their kids? Chevalier asks Depending on their age children might grow out of their clothes sometimes in mere months It's not so bad then that the clothes might relatively easily stain tear or go out of style so long as they're inexpensive TEMPUR-FEDIC AAshley The same argument can apply to consumer electronics Relentless innovation and competition for market share means that the underlying technologies in smartphones for instance keep surging ahead with faster processors better HOMESTORE cameras and so on GET DIRECTIONS If ever there was true obsolescence it's in technology says Howard Tullman a serial entrepreneur and chief executive officer of 1871 a digital startup incubator It's almost as if the technology takes care of itself - this will obsolete itself whether you like it or not Many owners might therefore appreciate paying less for a smartphone LE Planned obsolescence isn’t nakedly exploitative as it benefits both the consumer and the manufacturer Meme

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