Opening copy reads :
One of Apple's largest component suppliers, Samsung Electronics ...
... not could have (should have ?)
One of Apple's largest competitors, Samsung Electronics
... because the article is ALL about safety in Samsung's semi con factories and clearly reads ...
That year, and every year since, tech media outlets have regularly suggested that there was no real difference between Apple's iPhone and the manufacturing of much lower margin Android products, which cut corners and take expedient shortcuts to deliver cheap products.
Read All About It At Apple Insider - who should not be using such stupid click bait headlines and opening copy in their articles.