According to the South China Morning Post, Foxconn is assembling the iPhone 12 at its Zhengzhou Foxconn Factory continuously вЂ” 24 hours a day. At the same time, workers are asked not to take holidays and go to the assembly on holidays and weekends.
According to the data received directly from the employees of the enterprise, the factory canceled vacations, introduced mandatory overtime, and began to provide additional bonuses for employees who work overtime. So, for example, if a person who got a job at a factory after September 18 works at least 55 days within three months, then, in addition to his salary, he will be paid a bonus of almost $1,500. Those who got a job at the factory after September 26, under the same conditions, are also entitled to a bonus, but already less вЂ” $1250. The вЂњoldвЂќ employee was promised a bonus of only $75.
This mode of Zhengzhou Foxconn Factory is due to the imminent start of sales of the iPhone 12 вЂ” the premiere of the new product will take place on October 13, sales вЂ” a few days later. Of course, Apple now needs to fill its warehouses as much as possible with devices, the demand for which promises to be unprecedented.