Inside Apple's Foxconn Factories

By Tom Randall - 2012-03-30T19:36:57Z

Photograph by Imaginechina/Corbis

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Queuing Up for Jobs

Crowds of Chinese job-seekers lined up outside the Foxconn Qinghu recruitment center in Shenzhen.

Foxconn supports dozens of employee-owned retail outlets, called Wan Ma Ben Teng. Wan Ma Ben Teng, which means "Full Steam Ahead" in Mandarin, aimed to increase its stores fivefold to 500 by the end of 2011.

Foxconn, which also makes Hewlett-Packard and Dell computers, offers training, loans and subsidies for employees to open their own electronics stores.

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