Link: Foxconn Factory in Taiyuan, China, Is Closed After Worker Riot In general, factory condition in China are terrible. Foxconn is well known as being one of the best factories to work for in China. Given that, it's terrible to hear that the workers were so troubled that they felt it necessary to riot against their employer. Just imagine what some of the other factories in China are like if the best one has had a riot.

Please, consider domestic manufacturing for your next product. Yes it will be more expensive, but riots in your suppliers factory can be even more expensive.