All That Glitters Is Not Gold!
December 02, 2020Application engineers often repeatedly answer the same questions from different customers, especially queries related to the selection of parts in their application. One mistake we see in part selection happening time and time again is that the customers become over enamored by what I like to call “the sheet” in data sheets.
Swedish EMS provider land new industrial contract
November 23, 2020EMS provider NOTE has won a new deal for an international group in the area of Motion and Control. The company will manufacturer will produce the electronics for advanced control units for different types of machines and vehicles for the unnamed customer.
General Motors invests in its electric future
October 22, 2020General Motors says that its Spring Hill, Tennessee assembly plant will begin the transition to become the company’s third vehicle manufacturing site to produce electric vehicles. The automaker also says that it will invest heavily in five Michigan plants.
Cree to sell LED Business to SMART Global Holdings
October 19, 2020Cree says it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its LED Products business unit (Cree LED) to SMART Global Holdings for up to USD 300 million.
Jabil closes FY20 on a strong note
September 25, 2020“I’m thrilled with our ability to deliver such strong financial results to close out FY20,” says CEO Mark Mondello in the report.
Pure-play foundry market on pace for strongest growth since 2014
September 23, 2020Application processors and other device sales for 5G smartphones act as a robust driver, says IC Insights.
Speedprint turns in record month despite pandemic challenges
September 22, 2020Screen printing technology specialist, Speedprint, reports July 2020 as a record month for its global SMT screen printer business – and the company managed this even during the challenges due to the coronavirus pandemic
NOTE expects continued strong developments despite a weaker market
September 18, 2020For a long time, Swedish EMS provider NOTE has developed positively with increased market shares, strong organic growth and gradually increased margins. For the third quarter, the company expects a continued positive earnings trend.
Total VCSEL revenue expected to reach USD 1.8 Billion in 2021
September 04, 2020In early 2020, TrendForce forecasted the release of more than 10 high-end smartphone models equipped with 3D sensing solutions this year, which would drive up 3D sensing VCSEL revenue* to USD 1.404 billion.
DRAM capex spending expected to decline 20% in 2020
August 20, 2020The DRAM market is poised for a modest recovery in 2020, but suppliers are being very cautious, strategic, and thorough in their analysis of market conditions before they consider any further upgrades or decide to move ahead with any new DRAM wafer fab plans, says IC Insights.
Tepcomp recruits business development manager from Note
August 18, 2020Finnish EMS provider, Tepcomp Group, is strengthening its operations on the other side of the Baltic sea with the addition of Jonas Söderlund as the company’s new Business Development Director.
NOTE initiates collaboration with BrainLit
August 18, 2020Swedish provider of biocentric lighting solution, BrainLit, has chosen EMS provider NOTE as its manufacturing partner.
1Q/4Q: Signals show rebound in the 2020 IC market
July 16, 2020After dropping by 15% last year, the worldwide IC market is expected to show single-digit growth in 2020, even with the disastrous effects of Covid-19 on the global economy.
GaN and SiC power semiconductor markets set to pass $1 billion mark in 2021
July 02, 2020The emerging market for silicon carbide (SiC) and gallium nitride (GaN) power semiconductors is forecast to pass USD 1 billion in 2021, energised by demand from hybrid & electric vehicles, power supplies, and photovoltaic (PV) inverters.
Swedish EMS provider lands new big deal
June 17, 2020Swedish EMS provider, NOTE, is reaping the benefits of an increase in demand from one of its international industrial customers.
Note reopens plant in Windsor – Q2 showed strong development
May 14, 2020At the end of March, the EMS provider suspended production at its plant in Windsor, UK, following the British authorities' decision to limit all unnecessary travel and industrial operations. Now, things are moving forward.
Plejd increases its volumes at Note
May 08, 2020During the fourth quarter of 2018, Swedish EMS provider Note announced a collaboration with Swedish smart lighting company Plejd. So far, that collaboration has developed far beyond expectations.
Note inks agreement medtech company
April 29, 2020Swedish EMS provider Note has signed an agreement with Breas Medical, which is a Swedish international company that develops respiratory aids (ventilators) for hospitals and home care.
Smoltek inks agreement with manufacturer of passive electronic componentsLoad more news
April 22, 2020Updated: Swedish process technology company, Smoltek, has signed yet another evaluation agreement, this time with an unnamed manufacturer of passive electronics components including capacitors.