Tag Archive: Pegatron

Pegatron needs you! iPhone builder to take on 40k workers for new models

Apple is predicting big things for its next-generation iPhone 6s — and for Apple’s manufacturers, big orders means hiring a big workforce to deal with it. A new report today claims that Protek, a Pegatron subsidiary based in eastern China, is hiring 40,000 additional workers…Read more ›

Pegatron insists it does all it can to keep workers happy

Whatever your thoughts on last week’s BBC documentary about the poor worker conditions in factories producing the iPhone, there’s no doubt that it’s brought the topic back into widespread circulation. Unlike the majority of previous reports, this time the target wasn’t…Read more ›

Pegatron willing to invest half a billion to meet iPhone 6 demand

Apple manufacturer Pegatron is having to expand its production capacity to deal with the epic demand being heaped on it due to the success of the iPhone 6, according to a new report. Earlier today, Pegatron CEO Jason Cheng told…Read more ›

iPhone 6 orders will help earn Apple manufacturer Pegatron $33.3b this year

Don’t underestimate the power of having Apple on your side! Not long after Foxconn announced record earnings thanks to its work on the iPhone, fellow Apple manufacturer Pegatron Corp is predicted to see consolidated revenues of $ 33.3 billion for 2014,…Read more ›

Pegatron receives manufacturing orders for 4.7-inch iPhone 6

Pegatron has reportedly received orders from Apple to start production on the iPhone 6. According to Taiwan’s Industrial and Commercial Times, the supplier will be producing around 15% of Apple’s upcoming 4.7-inch handsets, ahead of their launch in September. If true,…Read more ›

iPhone 5c May Be A Flop For Apple, But It’s A Huge Success For Pegatron

Tim Cook might have claimed that iPhone 5c demand “turned out to be different than we thought” on Apple’s recent quarterly earnings conference call, but there’s one company that doesn’t seem too upset about the 5c’s performance: Apple supplier Pegatron.…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Pegatron And Foxconn Gearing Up For iPhone 6 Production [Rumor]

Production of the iPhone 6 is set to begin next quarter. According to a report in the Commercial Times, Taiwan’s Pegatron Corp — which assembles the iPhone and iPad — is opening up new factory space and recruiting new workers…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Pegatron Could Manufacture Half Of iPhone 6 Handsets

According to a new report, Taiwanese manufacturer Pegatron could be responsible for assembling as many as half of Apple’s next generation iPhone 6 units. The company is currently assembling the iPhone 5c and iPad mini, but if this news is…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Pegatron To Be Involved In Future iMac Production [Rumor]

imac-front-anglePegatron may be gearing up to take on future iMac orders from Apple after “some related upstream supply chain players” revealed that they have sent iMac components to Pegatron for assembly. Quanta is currently tasked with assembling Apple’s popular all-in-one, and it’s unclear whether the two will now work side-by-side or whether Pegatron will take […]

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Plastic iPhone 5C Is Confirmed By Pegatron Labor Abuse Report

11-color-case-for-iphone-5-2Apple’s under fire again for labor abuses by one of its manufacturing partners again, this time Pegatron. Bizarrely, though, the report incriminating them also confirms the plastic “budget” iPhone, the so-called iPhone 5C. As part of an investigation against Pegatron by the China Labor Watch, three moles were inserted inside of Pegatron’s factories… and one […]

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