Fitbit China Manufacturing

Fitbit Diversifies its Supply Chain Outside of China

On Nov. 6, 2019, Fitbit, which is about to be acquired by Google for $2.9 billion, announced that it has undertaken a plan to shift its manufacturing operations outside of China for effectively all of its trackers and smartwatches.  As a result, starting in January 2020, the company expects those products will no longer be of Chinese origin and therefore not subject to Section …