Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Foxconn continues to expand its use of robots

Hon Hai has 100,000 robots running in China production bases: Gou.  (Focus Taiwan, 1/14/2019)

Looks like there might be some downtime for Foxconn's robots in the near future.

Apple, meanwhile, has asked its suppliers to produce on average 10% fewer new iPhones for the current January-March period.

Other FoxCon workforce posts:
Yet another example of how poorly Foxconn treats its employees.  (6/11/2018)
Wisconsin cities with highest unemployment rates could use some of that Chicago millennials Foxconn love that Scott Walker is dishing out.  (1/27/2018)

Historic giveaways: Most expensive taxpayer-funded jobs in history is Scott Walker's top accomplishment in 2017.  (12/26/2017)
Gateway Technical College cutting-edge Foxconn curriculum does not include workforce development, employee relations, and management concepts.  (12/25/2017)
Foxconn job projections: Reality bites a hole in Scott Walker's bubble world.  (9/10/2017)
UPDATE. Funny how there's all this talk about Foxconn jobs that pay well below the alleged average salary.  (8/12/2017)
Of which just 3,000 of these 'new' jobs are permanent.  (7/31/2017)
While Wisconsin and Michigan duke it out for low-paying jobs, Foxconn announces $5 billion investment in India.  (7/8/2017)

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