Pegatron

Apple M1 Pro/Max MacBook Orders Facing Delays, Likely Due to Shanghai Lockdowns

Apple iPhone assembler Pegatron has suspended production in Shanghai and Kunshan in China, amid strict COVID-19 prevention measures, along with other suppliers. These pauses in production are likely causing increased delivery times for Apple's M1 Pro and M1 Max MacBook orders. According to a new report from Nikkei, Shanghai authorities have imposed stringent stay-at-home measures as mainland...

Apple Partners Foxconn, Pegatron Offering Bonuses to Employees Recruiting New Workers

Pegatron and Foxconn are paying big bonuses to employees who help recruit new people. South China Morning Post reports that Apple assembly partners Foxconn and Pegatron are increasing bonuses to recruit workers for upcoming iPhone 13 assembly needs. Both companies are offering recruitment bonuses of well over a month's average salary. Additional bonuses are available to employees who...

Second-Largest iPhone Assembler Pegatron Registers Subsidiary in India

In a move that sets the stage for Apple to diversify its supply chain amid the ongoing US-China tensions, the second-largest iPhone assembler Pegatron has registered a subsidiary in India and is currently in discussions with multiple state governments to find land to set up its factories (via The Economic Times). "Pegatron has registered its India subsidiary...

iPhone Manufacturers Join Apple in Legal Counter Against Qualcomm

The hits just keep coming in the battle between Apple and iPhone chip supplier Qualcomm as a group of four Asian companies that assemble products for Apple have accused Qualcomm of antitrust violations. According to a new report from the Wall Street Journal, four contractors that build iPhones and other Apple products say Qualcomm violated two...

Pegatron Says it Can Assemble iPhone in the US if Apple Absorbs All Costs

In an investor’s conference, Pegatron CEO Liao Syh-jang has told Focus Taiwan that if Donald Trump institutes his Made in America proposal, it will be fine for Pegatron "as long the client is willing to absorb the costs”, AppleInsider is reporting. "As long as there is demand, whether the clients are American or Chinese, Pegatron already has its production...

Watchdog Reports Workers’ Rights Violations by ‘iPhone 7’ Supplier Pegatron

China Labor Watch has published a new report this week, which details continued workers’ rights violations at factories owned by Pegatron, one of Apple’s largest iPhone suppliers who is currently manufacturing Apple’s upcoming 'iPhone 7’ (via 9to5Mac). The industry watchdog has also pointed out similar workers’ rights issues by Foxconn in the past, and today’s report is a follow up...