Apple sues firm for reselling nearly 1 lakh iPhones, iPads, Apple Watches meant for recycling
Apple has sued one of its recycling partner firm GEEP Canada for allegedly stealing and reselling devices that were meant for recycling. It has been learnt, the Ontario-based firm, has sold nearly one lakh iPhones, iPads and Apple Watches it was supposed to destroy and recycle. Apple said in a lawsuit that the resales “damaged demand for new Apple products, created safety issues for consumers and hurt its brand”.
苹果已经起诉了其回收合作伙伴公司GEEP Canada，涉嫌盗窃和转售应该回收的设备。 据悉，这家位于安大略省的公司已经售出了将近十万部本应销毁和回收的iPhone，iPad和Apple Watch。 苹果在诉讼中表示，转售“损害了对苹果新产品的需求，给消费者带来了安全问题，并损害了其品牌”。