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Plant sign of more U.S. factories

As costs creep up in Asian plants, firms see benefits in moving home

Posted: September 12, 2013 at 3:20 a.m.

Employees assemble Motorola Solutions Inc. Moto X smartphones at the Flextronics International Ltd. factory in Fort Worth on Tuesday. More than 2,000 Flextronics International Ltd. employees have been contracted to manufacture the smartphone.

Employees assemble Motorola Solutions Inc. Moto X smartphones at the Flextronics International Ltd. factory in Fort Worth on Tuesday. More than 2,000 Flextronics International Ltd. employees have been contracted to manufacture the smartphone.

The mobile phone in Dennis Woodside’s hand looks like something Captain America would carry, with a cherry red back, glossy white front and thin rings of metallic blue around the side buttons and camera lens.

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Business, Pages 23 on 09/12/2013

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