Topic: supply chain
Apple's 2017 Supplier Responsibility Report reveals 2.4M workers taught rights, carbon emissions cut
03/27/2017, 12:03 pm
The welfare of workers employed by Apple's partners is continuing to improve, according to the iPhone producer's latest annual Supplier Responsibility Report, with the firms audited also found to be following its lead in becoming more environmentally friendly with their production processes.
09/20/2016, 10:09 am
Apple's fall of 2016 product lineup has proven to be a major boon for supplier Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, as the Taiwan-based company is reportedly providing key silicon for both the iPhone 7 and Apple Watch Series 2.
Samsung accused of poisoning over 200 workers, then withholding information on toxins it exposed them to
08/10/2016, 09:08 pm
One of Apple's largest component suppliers, Samsung Electronics, is the subject of a new investigative report regarding its withholding of critical information about the toxic chemicals its employees were exposed to while working in the company's factories.
Apple Supplier Responsibility 2016 Progress Report reveals 97% work-hour compliance, carbon emissions reductions
03/30/2016, 02:03 pm
Apple's annual Supplier Responsibility Report reveals key facts about progress made with the company's partners in 2015, including an industry leading 97 percent work-hour compliance rate, and a massive reduction in carbon emissions.
03/03/2014, 10:03 am
Apple has reportedly added hundreds of engineering and supply chain management personnel in mainland China and Taiwan in recent months -- many poached from rival handset maker HTC -- as the company gears up to expand its product line and shrink manufacturing lead times.