Applied Materials walks back Q2FY20 business outlook
March 25, 2020Applied Materials Inc. is withdrawing its business outlook for the second quarter of fiscal 2020, ending on April 26, 2020, due to the changing worldwide response to COVID-19 and its impact on the company’s supply chain and manufacturing operations.
Soitec and KOKUSAI expands collaboration
July 11, 2019Designer and manufacturer of semiconductor materials, Soitec, and KOKUSAI ELECTRIC CORPORATION, a pure play manufacturer of semiconductor manufacturing systems, have expanded their collaboration to R&D activities at Grenoble's Substrate Innovation Center in France.
ASM settles patent litigation
July 04, 2019ASM International N.V. says that it has entered into a settlement agreement with Kokusai Electric Corporation to resolve all lawsuits regarding the use and infringement of patents.
Applied Materials to acquire Kokusai Electric
July 03, 2019Applied Materials has entered into a definitive agreement under which the company will acquire all outstanding shares of Kokusai Electric Corporation for USD 2.2 billion in cash from global investment firm KKR.
List: Global Semi Wafer-Level manufacturing equipment revenue to grow
April 25, 2017Worldwide semiconductor wafer-level manufacturing equipment (WFE) revenue totaled USD 37.4 billion in 2016, an 11.3 percent increase from 2015. The top 10 vendors accounted for 79 percent of the market, up 2 percent from 2015.
Hitachi Kokusai and u-blox collaborate on M2M moduleLoad more news
May 15, 2013Hitachi Kokusai Electric Inc. (“HiKE”) has completed a collaboration with u-blox to develop a custom M2M wireless module solution targeted at industrial and emergency alert networks throughout Japan.