Amazon to set up first device manufacturing line in India
February 17, 2021Amazon has announced its plans to start manufacturing Amazon Devices in India. The company will commence its manufacturing efforts with contract manufacturer Cloud Network Technology, a subsidiary of Foxconn in Chennai and start production later this year.
Salcomp expands with another factory in India
January 04, 2021The Finnish company continues its expansion in India. The manufacturer of the charger has managed to acquire a defunct factory owned by the American EMS provider Jabil.
Nokia starts production of next-gen 5G equipment in India
December 09, 2020Nokia announced has started the production of next generation 5G equipment at its manufacturing site in Chennai, Southern India.
Life returns to the former Nokia plant in Chennai
October 26, 2020Its been six years since there were any production going on at Nokia’s former plant in Srioerumbudur. But now the facility is once again in operation, this time under its new owner; Salcomp, a manufacturer of chargers.
Garz & Fricke acquires Keith & Koep
February 14, 2020Hamburg-based Garz & Fricke Group has acquired Keith & Koep GmbH, located in Wuppertal, Germany. With this move, a new powerhouse for ARM-based embedded technologies in Europe has been formed.
Sanmina certified for automotive manufacturing in Chennai, India
November 26, 2019Sanmina has achieved the IATF 16949:2016 certification for its manufacturing facility in Chennai, India.
Salcomp to revive Nokia’s old Chennai plant
November 26, 2019The Finnish manufacturer of adapters and chargers is reportedly planning to invest INR 20 billion (USD 279 million) is India as it will start manufacturing its products in Chennai from March 2020.
Flex may deepen its pivot away from China
November 04, 2019U.S. electronic component manufacturer Flex may be contemplating a more significant shift away from China in the form of a USD 50 million investment in India.
Kleos Space establishes US foothold
October 16, 2019Luxembourg-based DaaS company Kleos Space has incorporated a US subsidiary to integrate and sell its maritime ISR data into US defence and security government departments, agencies and industry.
Flex expands operations in India with new manufacturing facility
August 27, 2019In late July, on the 26th to be precise, Flex opened the doors to its new manufacturing facility, Flex Chennai Industrial Park 3, located in Walajabad, Tamil Nadu, India.
Fuji Electric acquires Indian power electronics manufacturer
June 25, 2019In order to expand its power electronics systems business in India, Fuji Electric has entered into an agreement with Peepul Capital Fund III LLC and the individual shareholders to acquire the entire shares of Consul Neowatt Power Solutions Private Limited (CNPS), a major power electronics manufacturer in the country.
The dominoes keep falling – Flex halts shipments to Huawei
May 28, 2019EMS provider Flex, formerly Flextronics, has reportedly halted production at its China plant in Zhuhai, Guangdong province.
Nexteer expands business operations in India
February 04, 2019Nexteer Automotive is expanding its global operations with two new facilities in southern India.
BorgWarner strengthens its presence in India and Southeast Asia
January 31, 2019BorgWarner announces that the company has officially opened its expanded facility in Kakkalur, India.
Sanmina ready to support 'Make in India' initiative
December 19, 2018EMS provider Sanmina, says that it has been granted Domestic Tariff Area (DTA) status at its manufacturing facility in the Hi-Tech SEZ (Special Economic Zone) in Oragadam, Chennai, India.
Ashok Leyland inaugurates its EV facility in Ennore, India
September 12, 2018Ashok Leyland, part of the Hinduja Group, has inaugurated its new electric vehicle (EV) facility in its Ennore plant in Chennai, India.
Syrma Technology opens new Indian facility
September 10, 2018US and Chennai based EMS provider, Syrma Technology, announces that the company is opening its fifth production facility in Bawal, located within India’s Delhi-Mumbai corridor.
Ather Energy inks agreement with Sanmina
June 01, 2018Ather Energy, a smart electric two-wheeler start-up, has signed an agreement with EMS provider Sanmina, to develop and manufacture key components designed by Ather for its maiden scooter – the Ather S340.
Sanmina achieves FDA registration at its facilities in Chennai
April 06, 2018EMS provider Sanmina says that it has received FDA registration at its manufacturing facilities in Chennai, India, enabling Sanmina to manufacture finished medical instruments and devices in India.
Ford starts European production of the new EcoSport SUVLoad more news
October 16, 2017Ford Motor Company says it has started production of the new Ford EcoSport small SUV at its Craiova, Romania, assembly plant.