Woodstock Wire: EMS News

April 24, 2019

Foxconn wants to alter the Wisconsin deal

Tech -- The Verge - Even as Foxconn continues to promise Wisconsin that it will, in fact, bring jobs and an LCD plant to the state in exchange for an...

April 24, 2019 04:08 PM

April 23, 2019

Kongsberg awards orders to Kitron

Media -- Evertiq - Norwegian EMS provider Kitron has received orders with a value of more than NOK 50 million under the long-term manufacturing agreement...

April 23, 2019 09:58 PM

IPC Launches New Certified Standards Expert Initiative

Distribution -- EPS News - Responding to industry demand and member feedback, IPC created a new certification for company subject matter experts on IPC Standards....

April 23, 2019 03:52 PM

April 18, 2019

Terry Gou will resign as Foxconn's chairman to run for president of Taiwan

Tech -- TechCrunch - Foxconn chairman Terry Gou officially announced on Wednesday that he will run for president of Taiwan. Gou will step down from...

April 18, 2019 04:05 PM

April 16, 2019

Foxconn chairman Terry Gou says he'll step down after 45 years

Tech -- The Verge - Foxconn founder and chairman Terry Gou will step down in the coming months, 45 years after founding the company that made him Taiwan's...

April 16, 2019 03:29 PM

April 15, 2019

Foxconn chairman says aims to step down to pave way for younger talent

Media -- Reuters - Business - The chairman of Taiwan's Foxconn, assembler of Apple's iPhones, said on Monday he plans to step down in the coming months...

April 15, 2019 04:10 PM

Another year of growth for BB Electronics

Media -- Evertiq - 2018 was a successful year for Danish EMS provider, BB Electronics, with solid top line growth and improved profitability.

April 15, 2019 12:08 AM

April 14, 2019

Foxconn says empty buildings in Wisconsin are not empty

Tech -- The Verge - Well, here we are again.

Earlier this week, The Verge published a lengthy investigation into the many "innovation centers" Foxconn...

April 14, 2019 05:06 AM

April 11, 2019

SEMI and TechWorks Sign Multi-year Agreement to Accelerate Electronics Design and Manufacturing Innovations

Electronics -- SEMI - SEMI, the industry association representing the global electronics manufacturing and design supply...

April 11, 2019 04:33 PM

Foxconn is confusing the hell out of Wisconsin

Tech -- The Verge - Last summer, Foxconn announced a barrage of new projects in Wisconsin - so we went looking for them

April 11, 2019 03:33 PM

Key Tronic Corporation Announces Preliminary Results for the Third Quarter of Fiscal 2019

Globe Newswire -- Key Tronic Corporation (Nasdaq: KTCC), a provider of electronic manufacturing services (EMS), today announced its preliminary results for the...

April 11, 2019 03:23 PM

Key Tronic Announces Third Quarter Reporting Date

Globe Newswire -- Key Tronic Corporation (Nasdaq: KTCC), announced today that it plans to report its results for the third quarter of fiscal 2019 after market...

April 11, 2019 03:23 PM

April 04, 2019

New investments at Orbit One in Stockholm

Media -- Evertiq - A lot is happening at the Swedish EMS provider Orbit One's Stockholm unit. Several new investments have been made and the latest addition...

April 04, 2019 07:38 PM

India is likely to emerge as a potential future manufacturing hub

Media -- Electronics Maker - With a widespread presence in over 40 countries across the globe, Astrum has redefined 'new technology' that challenges the...

April 04, 2019 07:33 PM

Foxconn sees Internet Plus applications as new growth driver

Media -- DIGITIMES - The Foxconn Group (Hon Hai), after seeing its business transformation and diversification efforts gradually paying off, expects Internet...

April 04, 2019 07:27 PM

April 02, 2019

EMS Top50 total sales reach $333 billion

Media -- Evertiq - Manufacturing Market Insider has released its annual MMI Top 50 list of the world's largest EMS providers. In 2018, Top50 total sales...

April 02, 2019 10:21 PM

AWS Electronics invests in 5th SMT line at UK facility

Media -- Evertiq - EMS provider, AWS Electronics Group, recently invested in a new Surface Mount Technology (SMT) line at its UK manufacturing site. Continued...

April 02, 2019 08:49 PM

MMI: Top 50 EMS Companies Surpass $330 Billion

Distribution -- EPS News - Manufacturing Market Insider, a newsletter specializing in the EMS (electronics manufacturing services) industry, has released its...

April 02, 2019 06:48 PM

April 01, 2019

March 31, 2019

Plexus to manufacture next-gen Coca-Cola Freestyle dispenser

Media -- Evertiq - Plexus says it is continuing its 10-year collaboration with The Coca-Cola Company to manufacture the newest iteration of the Coca-Cola...

March 31, 2019 10:31 PM

March 25, 2019

Foxconn Says Wisconsin Factory Will Be Operational in 2020

U.S. News -- Foxconn Technology Group says it will start building a manufacturing facility in Wisconsin no later than this summer, with production starting...

March 25, 2019 03:20 AM

Gentherm taps Nordson ASYMTEK for conformal coating lines

Media -- Evertiq - EMS provider Gentherm selected NORDSON Asymtek as their conformal coating equipment supplier.

March 25, 2019 03:08 AM

March 20, 2019

Scanfil and Sigma Connectivity enter into strategic cooperation

Media -- Evertiq - EMS provider has teamed up in a strategic partnership with design house Sigma Connectivity. With the new partnership agreement, the...

March 20, 2019 08:11 PM

Foxconn plans to set up global data center in Kaohsiung

Media -- DIGITIMES - Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai) plans to set up a global data center in Kaohsiung, southern Taiwan, with the center to process and...

March 20, 2019 06:19 PM

Construction continues for Foxconn Advanced Manufacturing Campus in Wisconsin

Media -- Evertiq - Foxconn Technology Group (Foxconn) is moving forward with the next steps in construction of its Gen6 advanced manufacturing facility...

March 20, 2019 04:09 PM

March 19, 2019

Foxconn Says Its Wisconsin Manufacturing Facility Will Be Operational in 2020

Media -- Time - Business - Foxconn Technology Group said Monday that its manufacturing facility in Wisconsin will be producing flat-screen...

March 19, 2019 05:04 PM

March 18, 2019

EBN@C-Level: A Window into Contract Manufacturing in Europe

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - We sat down with Bruno Racault, president and CEO at ALL Circuits, a contract manufacturer based in France to find out more about...

March 18, 2019 03:29 PM

Jabil doubles production capacity at Ukrainian facility

Media -- Evertiq - US-based EMS provider Jabil announces that it has officially opened the doors to its expanded facility in Uzhgorod, Ukraine; which...

March 18, 2019 03:38 AM

Jabil: 'Our approach is working'

Media -- Evertiq - "I'm extremely pleased with our outstanding second quarter results, which further demonstrate the success of our diversification strategy,"...

March 18, 2019 03:38 AM

Microart bolsters capital equipment investment

Media -- Evertiq - Microart Services Inc., an EMS provider with factories in Markham, Ontario, Canada and Buffalo, New York, has made significant expenditures...

March 18, 2019 03:30 AM

Cemtrex EMS segment bags $7M in new orders

Media -- Evertiq - Technology and manufacturing company, Cemtrex, says that the company received USD 7 million in new orders in its EMS Segment in January...

March 18, 2019 03:26 AM

Variosystems opens new production site in Croatia

Media -- Evertiq - Swiss EMS-provider, Variosystems, announces the company's latest manufacturing expansion took the company to the Croatian city of Ludbreg.

March 18, 2019 03:25 AM

March 15, 2019

Electronics Supply Chain Roundtable: Robots, Cobots & SMT

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - Surface mount electronics companies are still looking for ways to use robotic technologies. We asked some experts to weigh in on...

March 15, 2019 07:36 PM

SMTC Corporation Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2018 Results

Electronics -- SMTC - Q4 2018 revenue more than doubled vs. Q4 2017

March 15, 2019 05:33 PM

ES Design West Registration Opens

Electronics -- SEMI - Only North American Event to Link System, Semiconductor Design Community with Electronics Manufacturing Supply Chain

March 15, 2019 05:33 PM

March 12, 2019

Lite-On Tech sees decreased February revenues

Media -- DIGITIMES - EMS provider Lite-On Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$10.874 billion (US$353 million) for February, decreasing...

March 12, 2019 08:08 PM

Manufacturing Technology Orders See Second Strongest January in Two Decades

Distribution -- Industrial Distribution - U.S. Manufacturing Technology Orders for January totaled $396 million, marking the second strongest January in...

March 12, 2019 03:03 PM

March 11, 2019

SEMI ISS Europe 2019 to Highlight Digital Innovation Ecosystems

Electronics -- SEMI - MedTech, autonomous driving and other disruptive technologies will be showcased at the SEMI Industry Strategy...

March 11, 2019 03:56 PM

March 10, 2019

Kitron set to expand with new production facility in Poland

Media -- Evertiq - Norwegian EMS provider, Kitron, is set to expand once again in Poland. The company is planning a new PLN 65 million (EUR 15 million)...

March 10, 2019 07:40 AM

The Top 20 European-owned EMS providers

Media -- Evertiq - The German Zollner Group remained the leading European EMS provider based on global revenues with estimated sales of EUR 1.25 billion...

March 10, 2019 07:02 AM

March 06, 2019

ISM: PMI Expands, Manufacturing on the Upswing

Distribution -- Industrial Distribution - The PMI report showed that manufacturing expanded in February, as the PMI registered 54.2 percent.

March 06, 2019 04:58 AM

March 05, 2019

Electronics Technology Roundtable: STEM & the SMT Workforce of the Future

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - We've gathered experts from IPC to talk about its initiatives in STEM education aimed at closing the skills gap in electronics manufacturing.

March 05, 2019 06:43 PM

March 04, 2019

Benchmark appoints Jeff Benck as President & CEO

Media -- Evertiq - Benchmark Electronics has appointed Jeff Benck as President and CEO. Benck's will officially start on March 18, 2019, at which time...

March 04, 2019 04:47 AM

SEMI Launches Initiative to Address Shortage of High-skilled Workers in Electronics Industry

Media -- ElectronicsB2B - Under the program, SEMI will establish scalable and sustainable education programs to equip students and professionals with...

March 04, 2019 04:30 AM

February 26, 2019

Electronics Supply Chain Roundtable: AR Gets Real in Manufacturing

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - Augmented reality is more than just fun and games. It can add real value in the electronics manufacturing setting.

February 26, 2019 06:21 PM

February 25, 2019

Dorigo Breaks Ground on new manufacturing facility

Media -- Evertiq - Canadian EMS provider, Dorigo Systems has officially broken ground on its new manufacturing facility in Burnaby's Glenlyon Business...

February 25, 2019 03:03 AM

February 18, 2019

Kitron completes its acquisition of API's EMS business

Media -- Evertiq - EMS provider Kitron announces has completed the acquisition of the EMS division of API Technologies Corp., substantially strengthening...

February 18, 2019 08:18 PM

February 15, 2019

Engaged & happy employees - clear drivers of growth & health for Season Group

Media -- Evertiq - EMS provider Season Group, is flagging a major change in its organisation, both operational and somewhat philosophical. Randy Ziegenhagel,...

February 15, 2019 07:43 PM