The manager worked in the testing department and instructed eight employees at Foxconn's factory in the Chinese city of Shenzhen to smuggle out thousands of iPhone5 and iPhone5s, prosecutors said....More
While the pound’s decline since Brexit benefited manufacturing, the currency’s weakness is proving to be a double-edged sword, with firms reporting that they had to increase prices as their input costs surged....More
In an effort to increase both production and quality, and cut down on straining employee injuries, an Oklahoma-based hand tools and chemical products manufacturer turned to robots to help with their lines....More
The merger comes as Beijing pushes consolidation in the industry to combat overcapacity. China has vowed to eliminate 100-150 million tons of capacity -- out of a total of 1.2 billion tons -- by 2020....More
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