Apple’s factories are running, but suppliers wary about iPhone demand – Finance – Hardware- Tempemail

As China reopens its economy after months of lockdown, Apple’s iPhone factories are largely up and running. But with the coronavirus pandemic spreading across the world, the urgent question for the company is how many buyers there will be both for current models and the new slate of phones expected Continue Reading

Resumption of work at Foxconn factories in China beats expectations, says founder – Hardware- Tempemail

Terry Gou, founder of Apple’s major manufacturing partner Foxconn, said on Thursday the resumption of production at its factories in China had “exceeded expectations” after a prolonged halt due to a coronavirus outbreak that had disrupted supply chains. Foxconn, the world’s largest contract electronics maker, has most of its production Continue Reading

Honeywell and Tech Mahindra expand collaboration to build digitised ‘factories of the future’- Tempemail

Read Article Honeywell and Tech Mahindra have teamed up to build “Factories of the Future”, leveraging industry-leading digital technologies. The two companies plan to capitalize on digital transformation, 5G, Industry 4.0, software capabilities and engineering expertise to enable customers in the manufacturing industry to scale-up even faster. “Tech Mahindra and Continue Reading

Automotive industry set to accelerate smart factories investment with sights set on productivity gains of over $160bn- Tempemail

Read Article The automotive industry is motoring ahead of its peers in terms of smart factory adoption and is set to increase investment by over 60% in the next three years, resulting in productivity gains of more than $160bn, according to a new research report from The Capgemini Research Institute. Continue Reading

Sony’s factories are running non-stop due to high demand for image sensors

What just happened? Sony’s smartphones might have been falling further behind the competition in recent years, but demand for its image sensors is so high that its chip factories have been running non-stop through the holiday season. As reported by Bloomberg, this is the second year that Sony has had Continue Reading