DMASS: continued double-digit growth through 2Q22
August 05, 2022DMASS reports Q2 increases of 33.4% in semiconductors and 19.6% in interconnect, passive and electromechanical components. Allocation continues, but selected relief is visible and fture risk assessment is becoming more difficult.
Würth Elektronik ICS opens subsidiary in Italy
August 04, 2022Würth Elektronik ICS is expanding its activities in Italy with the opening of the new subsidiary Würth Elektronik ICS Italia s.r.l.
Yaskawa opens its new Chinese plant
August 03, 2022The new plant of Yaskawa (Changzhou) Mechatronics system, located in Changzhou City, China, was completed in June 2022. Mass production of mounting boards for servo amplifiers and AC drives as well as electronic units for robot control panels has now started
Volvo Group's looking to build battery plant in Sweden
August 03, 2022In order to meet the growing demand for battery electric heavy-duty vehicles and machines, the Volvo Group has initiated the process to establish a large-scale production plant for battery cells in Sweden.
Cyber incident at SEMIKRON
August 02, 2022The SEMIKRON Group has become a victim of a cyber-attack by a professional hacker group.
ZKW expands production at Mexican location
July 28, 2022Lighting systems specialist invests an additional total of over USD 102 million in production plant in Silao, Mexico.
Solid State expands manufacturing capability by acquisition
July 25, 2022Solid State plc, a component supplier and design-in manufacturer of computing, power and communications products, has entered into a conditional agreement to acquire Custom Power LLC, a U.S. battery systems manufacturer and energy solutions provider
NCAB reports net sales increase by 47%
July 22, 2022PCB Supplier NCAB Group reports ”good performance” during the second quarter, despite continued problems with component shortages.
Foxconn and NXP to co-develop next-gen vechicle platforms
July 22, 2022Foxconn has announced a Memorandum of Understanding with NXP Semiconductors to jointly develop platforms for a new generation of smart connected vehicles.
Toyo Ink Group to focus on electronics materials in Shenzhen
July 21, 2022Toyo Ink SC Holdings Co., Ltd., the parent company of the Tokyo-based materials manufacturer Toyo Ink Group, recently opened the Shenzhen Toyo Ink Technical Center in Shenzhen, China.
U.S. Senate votes to advance CHIPS Act
July 20, 2022The U.S. Senate yesterday voted to advance the CHIPS Act, a legislation that would supercharge the U.S. chip industry by providing USD 52 billion for domestic semiconductor R&D and manufacturing.
Foxconn and PTT to build EV plant in Thailand
July 15, 2022Horizon Plus, a joint venture between Foxconn and energy company PTT, will establish a new EV manufacturing plant that occupies an area in Thailand's Eastern Economic Corridor.
Zollner expands market presence in the US
July 13, 2022German EMS provider Zollner Elektronik AG has announced the acquisition of Electronic Instrumentation and Technology's EMS division.
DiscoverIE acquires manufacturer of circuit board enclosures
July 12, 2022CDT, a designer and manufacturer of customised plastic enclosures for circuit boards, membrane keypads and associated electronics components, has been acquired by electronics designer and manufacturer, discoverIE.
Nidec breaks ground for new Serbian inverter factory
July 11, 2022Nidec Elesys Corporation held Monday a groundbreaking ceremony of the company’s new factory at its planned construction site in the city of Novi Sad, the Republic of Serbia.
Hexatronic signs 40 MUSD agreement with Open Fiber USA
July 11, 2022Hexatronic US Inc has signed a 3-year strategic partner agreement with Open Fiber USA, Inc in North Carolina, USA, to a value of more than 40 MUSD. The agreement covers the full Hexatronic fiber to the home (FTTH) system solution.
Note expands its manufacturing capacity in Sweden
July 08, 2022Swedish EMS provider Note announces the acquisition of Dynamic Precision Solutions in Herrljunga, Sweden.
Renesas collaborates with Indian EV manufacturer
July 08, 2022Renesas announces a strategic partnership with Tata Motors to collaborate on developing next-generation automotive electronics to drive leadership performance and scalability for vehicles.
Volkswagen kicks off "global battery offensive" in SalzgitterLoad more news
July 07, 2022Updated: Volkswagen enters global battery business with PowerCo. To kick off its battery offensive, the group broke the ground for its first cell factory in Salzgitter today. The company announces multi-billion investments, large sales numbers and tens of thousands of jobs in Europe alone.