The last day for EMS companies to register free for the Service Excellence Awards is Aug. 13.
The top four Asian PCB players – China, Taiwan, Japan, and South Korea – accounted for nearly 90% of the global PCB output, a new report says.
Sanmina reported fiscal third quarter net sales of $1.66 billion, up 0.18% year-over-year.
Royal Circuit Solutions has completed its acquisition of South Coast Circuits, expanding its quickturn PCB fabrication services.
Nan Ya Printed Circuit Board posted record second quarter revenue of NT$12.5 billion (US$448 million), up 15% sequentially.
Simmtech will invest US$120 million to set up a 72,000 sq. m. printed circuit substrate manufacturing plant in Penang.
AT&S reported June quarter consolidated revenue increased 28% to €317.7 million ($377.6 million) on additional capacity and growing demand for ABF substrates.
US manufacturing activity grew at a slower pace in July for the second straight month as raw material shortages persisted, though there are signs of some easing in supply-chain bottlenecks.
Gary, IN, is suing Akyumen Technologies for failing to live up to announced plans to build a 200,000 sq. ft. smartphone assembly plant there.
Samsung's operating profit showed strong growth in the second quarter, thanks to higher-than-expected chip prices and continued consumer demand for electronics during the pandemic.
Element Solutions reported second quarter net sales for the Electronics segment increased 51% to $382 million.
Integrated Micro-Electronics reported second quarter revenue of $319 million, up 45% year-over-year and down 2.6% sequentially.
Advanced Circuits saw second quarter sales fall 2% to $22.5 million.
AbelConn Electronics opened a 110,000 sq. ft. facility in Maple Grove, MN, where the wholly owned subsidiary of Celestica will provide rapid prototyping, volume manufacturing, and engineering support for the defense and aerospace industries.
Chromebook shipments in the second quarter grew 69% year-over-year, with volumes reaching 12.3 million units, says IDC.
The smartphones rebound continued in the second quarter, as overall shipment volumes grew 13.2% year-over-year.
Circuit Technology Center purchased an Oxford 980 X-Strata series XRF system.
TT Electronics named Emma Darke group sustainability director.