According to the consulting Agency, the Nikkei Asia Review, several Chinese companies have decided to announce the Apple boycott. It is expressed in prohibition to employees to use Apple smartphones. The company management promises to penalize employees in case of violation of the ban.
The authors Nikkei Asia Review noted that the company Menpad will penalize their employees for the use of Apple in the amount equal to its retail value, and the management of Shenzhen Yidahend Technology promised to deprive the workers of the award and other bonuses.
But Menpad and Shenzhen Yidahend Technology impose not only bans. These enterprises are willing to encourage the employees for the purchase of smartphones “friendly” brands such as Huawei and ZTE. Typically, employers compensate for from 10 to 20% of the cost of smartphones. However, the company Shanghai Youluoke Electronic and Technology went further and announced it was ready to compensate full cost of the two smartphones Huawei.
The reason for the imposition of such measures experts call a trade war between the US and China, as well as the recent arrest by canadian authorities financial Director of Huawei Meng Wanzhou, which was December 1, 2018 in Vancouver.