Replace human zoo with robots
The Apple partner whose chairman Terry Gou famously compared his staff with zoo animals and once asked a zookeeper for management techniques has apparently given up on messy biological life and is replacing 10,000 of them with robots.
Thanks to consumer electronics boom
Foxconn executives are laughing all the way to the bank after the outfit reported consolidated turned in revenues of $18.85 billion for November
Dissolving the joint because the synergies didnt breed
A joint venture server company established three years ago by HPE and Foxconn has been quietly dissolved recently for the terrible crime of failing to breed enough synergies.
Almost getting it to work
The problems that Foxconn is having with the iPhone X which have caused delays are starting to improve and apparently there are some starting to ship.
Will cost $10 billion
Foxconn will build three facilities in the US state of Wisconsin for operation as early as next year, as part of a campus housing a $10 billion liquid crystal display (LCD) factory due for 2020.
Expenses probably because of new iPhone costs
The cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street are furious that Apple’s number one chum Foxconn fell short of its estimates by a huge 25 percent.
It will be 25 years before there are any benefits
The “great deal” which would see Foxconn open a show factory in the US is laced with so many sweeteners it looks like it will be a quarter of century before Illinois will see any benefit.
A $1,000 is pretty close after all
While the Tame Apple Press is doing its best to flog the iPhone 8 before it hits the shops, it might find that the price might be a snag.
A Ferrari running on a Windows XP machine – it explains so much
A Foxconn employee has snapped new images of the iPhone 8's internals and posted them to the Chinese social networking site Weibo.
Trial production begins
The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a yarn which claims that Foxconn is having a few problems making the new iPhones (7s, 7s Plus and iPhone 8), but it turns out this might not be true.