Foxconn reportedly hiring workers for next-gen iPhone

Uncategorized | Friday July 5 2013 10:39 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , ,

Foxconn reportedly hiring workers for next-gen iPhone

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Foxconn has begun recruiting workers for a next-gen iPhone , a Chinese-language report claimed Tuesday.

A recruitment firm that works with a Hon Hai (aka Foxconn) plant in Zhengzhou, Henan Province, has begun large-scale recruitment of workers for production of Apple ‘s next-gen phone, according to a report in China Business News.

Though the report refers to the product as the “iPhone (more…)

Foxconn hires more workers to prep for new iPhone, says WSJ

Uncategorized | Friday April 12 2013 6:07 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , ,

Foxconn hires more workers to prep for new iPhone, says WSJ

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Apple ‘s next-generation iPhone has already prompted supplier Foxconn to bump up its ranks.

Also known as Hon Hai Precision, the Taiwan-based supplier confirmed today that it has hired around 10,000 employees for the assembly line at its factory in Zhengzhou since the end of March, the Wall Street Journal has reported. The Zhengzhou plant is a major producer of the iPhone .

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Workers Planning To Sue iPhone Screen Supplier Over Alleged Poisoning

News | Wednesday May 12 2010 6:10 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , , ,

. According to the report, the chemical in question, n-hexane, is used to clean iPhone screens. It is being alleged that Wintek replaced a safer alcohol product with n-hexane at the behest of Apple since n-hexane was known to dry faster and thereby ease out ”
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“Stratfor notes that at least 62 Wintek workers have been hospitalized since August 2009 due to n-hexane poisoning, a chemical “which can cause nerve damage and sometimes paralysis.”…[A]ccording (more…)