The Inside Story of the New Foxconn’s Chengdu Factory

Posted on May 20th, 2015 in , , , , , , , ,


Foxconn was plagued by a string of worker suicides at the factory in Shenzhen last year, prompting the company to raise up workers’ salaries. Eventually, Foxconn planned to shift the manufacture lines to other province of China, in order to increase the production level.

More Holidays For Foxconn Workers Due to Weak Sales of New iPad

Posted on March 28th, 2012 in , , , , , , ,


With all the controversy about working conditions in Foxconn, we thought it might be a good time to relate some of the workers’ experiences inside the manufacturing plants. China Business News reports on an interview that it did with a Foxconn worker called Wang Xiaoqiao (not his real name), and Wang reveals that employees who are involved in the production of the new iPad are now working fewer hours and they have been given more days off.