C a s e A n al y s i s of T h e F ox c onn S ui c i d e s
Foxconn Technology Group is a Taiwanese multinational company with itsmain plant operating in Shenzhen, China. Foxconn is hands down the largestmanufacturer of electronics, computers and computer components in the world.They produce items such as the Mac mini, iPod, iPad, iPhone, Dell Computers, HPmotherboards, Wii, Xbox 360,, Playstation 3, Amazon kindle, and Cisco Equipmentwhich are just the few name of their clients. This behemoth company employs asmall army of employees, over 300,000 in its Shenzhen campus factory alone.The Group's principal activities are manufacturing, processing and sellingcomputer, communications and consumer electronic (3C) products. Productsinclude computer terminal, computer, electronic calculator and peripheralequipment, as well as thermal modules and consumer electronic products.Operations are carried out in Taiwan and other countries. The Group exports itsproducts to Asia, the United States of America, Europe and other countries.
Foxconn Business Philosophy
Since 1974, Foxconn had always been guided by three Foxconnian visions;
Through the most efficient "Total Cost Advantages" to make comfort of electronic products usage an attainable reality for all mankind;
Through the proprietary one-stop shopping vertical integrated eCMMSmodel to revolutionize the conventional inefficient electronics outsourcingmodel;
Through the devotion to greater social harmony and higher ethicalstandards to achieve a win-win model for all stakeholders includingshareholders, employees, community and management.