Competition on the mobile base station market is set to intensify
August 13, 2020The competition on the mobile base station market is set to intensify as global 5G development enters upswing, says TrendForce.
New CEO at Inission Malmö AB
August 12, 2020Swedish EMS provider Inission announces that it has appointed a new CEO for its production unit in the south of Sweden.
Bosch launches 5G tests at Reutlingen wafer fab
August 07, 2020The German company believes 5G will be a key building block of digitalization and connectivity in manufacturing and logistics. And for that reason, Bosch is now starting compatibility tests and channel measurements for setting up a 5G network in its wafer fab in Reutlingen.
Battery manufacturer raises $1.6 billion in debt financing
July 29, 2020Swedish battery manufacturer, Northvolt, has signed a USD 1.6 billion debt raise provided by a consortium of commercial banks, pension funds and public financial institutions, increasing the total amount of capital raised to date to over USD 3 billion.
The evolving GaN and SiC power semiconductor market landscape
July 23, 2020The emerging market for silicon carbide (SiC) and gallium nitride (GaN) power semiconductors is rapidly evolving from a startup-dominated business to one led by large-established power semiconductor manufacturers.
BMW ink supply agreement for battery cells with Northvolt
July 16, 2020The German auto-giant has signed a long-term supply contract worth EUR 2 billion for battery cells with Swedish newcomer Northvolt.
ABB Robotics rolls out Lexi’s procurement analytics solution
June 26, 2020Automation giant, ABB Robotics, is using a big data analytics software solution developed by Lexi Solution AB in Sweden to optimise procurement and engineering processes.
Swedish EG Electronics acquires WEAB
June 02, 2020EG Electronics AB, a KAMIC Group company, has acquired all the shares in WEAB, Wermlands Elektronik AB.
Ynvisible acquires electrochromic display company rdot
May 20, 2020Printed electronics specialist, Ynvisible Interactive, announces that it will acquire the printed electrochromic displays business of rdot AB of Gothenburg, Sweden.
Swedish radar sensor company turns to Rohde & Schwarz
May 12, 2020Test and measurement expert Rohde & Schwarz has provided Acconeer, a specialist for pulsed coherent radar (PCR) and IoT, with an R&S FSW85 signal and spectrum analyser.
Keith Bryant joins Swedish developer of X-ray sources
May 11, 2020Stockholm-based Excillum, a company focused on high-end microfocus and nanofocus X-ray sources, announces that it has recruited Keith Bryant to the company.
Sanmina achieves MDSAP certification at several facilities
May 11, 2020EMS provider Sanmina says that it has achieved Medical Device Single Audit Program (MDSAP) certification at its facilities in Malaysia, Singapore and Sweden.
Chinese investment fund invests in Swedish sensor company
May 04, 2020JonDeTech Sensors and the Chinese tech-fund Jiuyou Fund signed a term sheet regarding a directed issue of SEK 40 million (EUR 3.69 million) with a subscription period up until April 30, 2020. Jiuyou Fund now confirms the investment through binding agreement.
COVID-19 hits Hanza in waves – 90 jobs lost
April 27, 2020Swedish manufacturing strategist, Hanza, describes how the COVID-19 outbreak has negatively affected operations in the period and further expects that both the economy and the demand will continue to weaken during 2020.
Axis Communications expands R&D office in Sweden
April 23, 2020Axis Communications is expanding its R&D office for software development in Linköping, Sweden, by moving to a new office building. The new 2'800 square metre building will be ready for occupancy in late 2021, and adds to the company’s existing presence in Linköping established in 2018.
Hanza initiates action program due to COVID-19
April 20, 2020The Swedish company is taking actions to face uncertain demand within some customer segments.
Note increases capacity at Swedish plant
April 16, 2020In order to meet the increased demand for microelectronics produced in clean rooms, the Swedish EMS provider has invested in increased production capacity at its manufacturing facility in Norrtälje, Sweden.
HMS Networks implements short-time work
April 16, 2020As the current situation surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic continues to develop, HMS Network intends to implement short-term work for the majority of HMS’ employees in Sweden and Germany.
Swedish PCB manufacturer updates machine park
April 02, 2020PCB manufacturer MMAB’s factory in the south of Sweden recently got a new drilling area with updated machines.
Orbit One updates machine park with new selective soldering machineLoad more news
March 31, 2020Swedish EMS provider, Orbit One, has invested in a new ERSA selective soldering machine for the production unit in Ronneby, Sweden.