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Foxconn Unionizing?

Hell got a little colder today.

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The ‘Sale’ of Foxconn

Foxconn Precision Electronics, the cellphone manufacturing arm of — guess who? — Foxconn, is for sale. Well, actually it has been sold. To Foxconn. Allow me to explain. Hon Hai, which trades under the Foxconn name, has myriad subsidiaries. Some … Continue reading

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Gou Motors On

Under different circumstances, would Foxconn’s Terry Gou be considered the second coming of Henry Ford? This Business Week article suggests so. I’ll have to study my Henry Ford history, because while the piece breaks little new ground, it is filled … Continue reading

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Just Who is Hon Hai?

Curious as to just who is Hon Hai, better known as Foxconn? Here is a list of its holdings in China, along with a synopsis of what the unit does: Fu Ding Precision Component (Shenzhen) Co., Ltd. Manufacturing and marketing … Continue reading

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Foxconn’s ‘Dispiriting’ Suicide Response

Ten attempted suicides (eight successful) in 10 months has Hon Hai (Foxconn) reeling from yet another round of bad press. Against all odds, the situation has worsened as bloggers have uncovered a video purported to show Foxconn security guards beating … Continue reading

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