Sourceability ink distribution deal with Nexperia
July 13, 2021Electronic component e-commerce marketplace, Sourcengine, says that it is making components from semiconductor manufacturer Nexperia available worldwide.
ITEC emerges as independent semiconductor equipment manufacturer
July 07, 2021Semiconductor equipment manufacturer ITEC, which was founded in 1991 by Philips (now Nexperia), has announced its launch as a separate independent entity. ITEC will however remain part of the Nexperia group.
Nexperia now hold 100% ownership of Newport Wafer Fab
July 06, 2021Nexperia has completed the transaction to acquire Newport Wafer Fab (NWF), which will contribute to the company’s growth ambitions and investments to boost global production capacity. With the acquisition, Nexperia obtains 100% ownership of the Welsh semiconductor production facility.
Nexperia's new production line expands capacity immediately
June 30, 2021The first products to be made in Nexperia's new 8-inch wafer line in Manchester, UK, will be low RDS(on), low Qrr 80 V and 100 V MOSFETs using its latest NextPower silicon technology. The new production line expands Nexperia’s capacity with immediate effect.
Nexperia invests USD 700 million; mostly in Europe and Asia
June 17, 2021Nexperia has announced the latest stage of its global growth strategy, confirming a USD 700 million investment over the next 12-15 months at its European wafer fabs, assembly factories in Asia and global R&D sites.
Nexperia and UAES partner on Gallium Nitride
March 22, 2021Nexperia has entered into a comprehensive partnership covering gallium nitride (GaN) power semiconductor devices with United Automotive Electronic Systems Co., Ltd. (UAES). The program will focus on power systems for EVs, with the aim to jointly develop automotive applications using GaN technology.
Nexperia plans to grow global production and increase R&D
February 09, 2021The company is planning new investments to support its strategy to address the growing demand for power semiconductors and boost GaN capabilities.
Nexperia CEO Frans Scheper retiring
March 25, 2020On March 24, 2020, Nexperia announced that CEO Frans Scheper has decided to take early retirement and will step down as Nexperia CEO and Management Board Member per March 25, 2020.
Nexperia partners with Ricardo to develop GaN-based EV inverter design
February 28, 2020Nexperia has entered into a partnership with automotive engineering consulting company, Ricardo, to produce a technology demonstrator for an EV inverter based on gallium nitride (GaN) technology.
Chinese telecom equipment company takes on controlling stake of Nexperia
December 27, 2019Wingtech Technology – a Chinese computer and telecom equipment manufacturer – has officially obtained a controlling stake in Nexperia from Beijing Jianguang Asset Management Co. Ltd (JAC Capital).
Texas Instruments expands its lead among top analog suppliers
May 04, 2018The top 10 IC suppliers in the USD 54.5 billion analog market last year accounted for 59% of the category’s worldwide sales in 2017, according to IC Insights.
Nexperia secures USD 800M financing
April 23, 2018Nexperia has completed a successful round of refinancing of its current facilities with USD 800 million equivalent of senior credit facilities.
Nexperia opens Guangdong expansion
March 06, 2018Nexperia has a significant expansion to its ATGD discrete semiconductor assembly and test plant in Guangdong, China. The total production and warehouse site now covers an area of around 72'000 square metres, adding an extra 16'000 square metres of production space.
List: NXP holds pole position in Automotive
March 24, 2017NXP maintained its position as the leading vendor of semiconductors to the OE automotive sector in 2016, ahead of Germany's Infineon Technologies.
Nexperia – without NXP
February 08, 2017Nexperia, the former Standard Products division of NXP, is now officially a separate entity.
NXP to divest its standard products businessLoad more news
June 14, 2016NXP Semiconductors plans to divest its Standard Products business to a consortium of financial investors consisting of Beijing Jianguang Asset Management (JAC Capital) and Wise Road Capital.