Tag: iPhone maker


Apple Raises Salary Budget Amid Tight Labor Market

May 25, 2022

Via: The Wall Street Journal

Apple Inc. AAPL 0.11%▲ is boosting pay for workers amid rising inflation, a tight labor market and unionization pushes among hourly store employees. The iPhone maker on Wednesday told employees in an email that the company is increasing its overall […]

Design & Planning, Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle, Process

Apple iPhone maker Foxconn wants to become the Android for electric cars with new vehicle platform

October 16, 2020


GUANGZHOU, China — Foxconn, the Taiwan company that assembles Apple’s iPhone, has launched an platform to help automobile companies make electric cars. The technology giant is best known for being a major assembler of consumer electronics products such as smartphones. […]

Process, Production

Top Apple iPhone maker Foxconn restarts key China plant with 10% of workers: source

February 10, 2020

Via: Reuters

Taiwan’s Foxconn, the world’s largest contract electronics maker, got the green light to restart production in the eastern central Chinese city of Zhengzhou, said the person with direct knowledge of the matter. The company, however, has not yet been allowed […]

Industry Focus Areas, Workforce Development

Apple says it supports 2.4 million U.S. jobs

August 16, 2019

Via: Reuters

(Reuters) – Apple Inc said on Wednesday it was either directly or indirectly responsible for 2.4 million U.S. jobs, up 20% from the 2 million the technology company estimated in 2017. The iPhone maker said its direct workforce grew from […]

Logistics, Process

Apple shares slide after iPhone maker issues rare revenue warning

January 3, 2019

Via: Reuters

The rare revenue warning – the company’s first in nearly 12 years – sent shockwaves through global financial markets with chipmakers that supply to Apple being the hardest hit. Shares of U.S.-based suppliers and chipmakers including Cirrus Logic Inc, Skyworks […]