ams and Senova start production line for antibody digital rapid tests
December 23, 2020ams and Senova, a manufacturer of in-vitro diagnostic medical devices based in Germany, have successfully opened a production line for lateral flow tests which will be used to detect antibodies from the Covid-19 (SARS-CoV-2) virus.
Osram shareholders vote for domination agreement with ams
November 05, 2020With 99.77% of the voting rights represented, the Osram general meeting approved a domination and profit and loss transfer agreement with ams. The required quorum of at least 75% was therefore reached.
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.
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Cicor remains profitable even during the pandemic
August 13, 2020Following a steady growth in previous years, the Swiss manufacturer recorded a 17.3% decline in sales in the first half of 2020 due to the effects of the global pandemic.
STMicro sees revenue increase YoY - but tumbles QoQ
April 28, 2020STMicroelectronics reported net revenues USD 2.23 billion for the first quarter ended March 28, 2020. The operating margin stood at 0.4%, while net income was reported to be USD 192 million.
Osram appoints new Chief Financial Officer
April 08, 2020Osram Licht AG has appointed Kathrin Dahnke as a member of the Management Board. Effective April 16, she will be responsible for the financial business of the high-tech company.
Microart Services readies for expansion in Ontario
March 16, 2020EMS provider Microart Services Inc. has purchased factory space to serve as its second location in Markham, Ontario, Canada.
Enics plans a reshuffle - moves production from Raahe
March 12, 2020The EMS provider say that it will transform Raahe into a full-focus Engineering unit
CFO moves from Osram to ams
March 10, 2020Osram CFO Ingo Bank has been appointed CFO of ams AG as of May 1, 2020.
Seven major chip acquisitions valued at USD 1bn or more
February 12, 2020Semiconductor merger and acquisition activity strengthened in 2019 after pulling back in the two previous years from historic high levels of M&A agreements in 2015 and 2016.
ams reports record results for full year 2019
February 11, 2020Austrian sensor manufacturer ams reports that its revenues for 2019 was up 32% year-on-year, and fourth quarter revenues exceeded expectations with strong adjusted operating profitability.
Season Group strengthens wireless R&D & manufacturing capability
January 17, 2020Season Group has invested in, and installed, two high-speed and high-precision wireless communication testers - Rohde & Schwarz’s R&S CMW500 Wideband Radio Communication Tester and R&S CMW100 Communications Manufacturing Test Set.
Knowles acquires Microphone Design assets from ams AG
December 23, 2019Knowles has acquired the MEMS microphone ASIC design business from ams AG. The transaction includes intellectual property, rights to source ASIC wafers from multiple foundry partners, and the transfer of the ASIC design team, which will continue to be based in Switzerland.
Osram invites ams to talks about the future
December 09, 2019Following the successful takeover offer from ams AG, Osram’s Managing Board has invited the management of ams to make the journey together to becoming a global technology powerhouse for sensor solutions and photonics on the basis of the Business Combination Agreement.
Osram recommends current takeover offer from ams
November 12, 2019Osram says it has concluded a business combination with Austrian chipmaker ams and is recommending its shareholders to accept the current takeover offer.
RoodMicrotec takes leading role in APPLAUSE
October 29, 2019A consortium of 31 key players for packaging of electronics, optics and photonics, equipment suppliers and testing experts from 11 countries launched a new project, “Advanced packaging for photonics, optics and electronics for low cost manufacturing in Europe,” simply called APPLAUSE.
ams is not backing down – launches new offer for OsramLoad more news
October 21, 2019The Austrian sensor manufacturer says that it intends to launch a new all-cash takeover offer for Osram Licht for EUR 41.00 per share.