Woodstock Wire: EMS News

August 21, 2019

Foxconn: Gen6 fab walls going up

Media -- Evertiq - Foxconn and its construction manager, Gilbane Building Co., have begun vertical construction of the company's 993,460 square-foot Gen6...

August 21, 2019 08:46 PM

Benchmark Electronics explains NA closures, layoffs

Media -- Evertiq - Newly Arizona-based Benchmark Electronics Inc. announced last month it is trimming approximately 3% of its global workforce by closing...

August 21, 2019 05:07 PM

August 19, 2019

Revenue growth continues for Incap

Media -- Evertiq - EMS provider Incap Group reported second quarter revenues of EUR 18.7 million, showing an increase of 29.1% from EUR 14.5 million during...

August 19, 2019 01:02 AM

August 18, 2019

Apple-supplier Foxconn's second-quarter profit falls less than expected

Media -- Reuters - Companies - Taiwan's Foxconn, which

makes smartphones for Apple and other brands, reported a 2.5% fall in quarterly profit on Tuesday,...

August 18, 2019 10:34 PM

August 17, 2019

SMTC Corporation to Participate Midwest IDEAS Investor Conference on August 28, 2019

Electronics -- SMTC Corporation (Nasdaq:SMTX), a global electronics manufacturing services provider and winner of the Frost & Sullivan's 2019 Best Practices...

August 17, 2019 10:48 PM

August 13, 2019

SMTC Corporation Amends Debt Agreements to Support Growth

Electronics -- SMTC - Lowers Expenses; Expanded Asset-Based Revolver & Improved Covenants Adds Flexibility Lowers Expenses; Expanded Asset-Based Revolver &...

August 13, 2019 06:41 PM

August 05, 2019

Exclusive: Foxconn Exploring Sale of $8.8 Billion Display Plant in China - Sources

U.S. News -- Taiwan's Foxconn is exploring the sale of its upcoming $8.8 billion display panel factory in China, people familiar...

August 05, 2019 02:51 AM

CM service market makes 15% leap

Media -- Evertiq - In 2018, the worldwide contract manufacturing (CM) services market increased significantly-by 15 percent in total revenue-resulting...

August 05, 2019 01:56 AM

July 26, 2019

SMTC Corporation to Report Second Quarter Results on August 8, 2019

Electronics -- SMTC Corporation (Nasdaq:SMTX), a global electronics manufacturing services provider and Frost & Sullivan's 2019 Best Practices Award for Customer...

July 26, 2019 07:24 PM

July 25, 2019

Global EMS Market Grew 15% in 2018 to Nearly $542 Billion

Distribution -- EPS News - The global electronics manufacturing services (EMS) industry increased its revenue by 15 percent in 2018, according to New Venture...

July 25, 2019 03:49 PM

July 14, 2019

The need for specialists is increasing productronica to attract young professionals to electronics production

Media -- eBOM - From November 12 to 15, 2019, productronica will present the entire value creation chain for the electronics production industry in Munich....

July 14, 2019 05:18 AM

July 13, 2019

1,000th SEMI Industry Standard Marks 40+ Years of Microelectronics Innovation

Media -- EDACafe - SEMI, the global industry association representing the electronics manufacturing and...

July 13, 2019 09:11 PM

Foxconn sees revenues increase in 1H19

Media -- DIGITIMES - Foxconn Technology Group (Hon Hai Precision Industry) has announced first-half 2019 consolidated revenues rose 5.1% from a year earlier...

July 13, 2019 09:05 PM

Kitron chosen as supplier for medical devices project

Media -- Evertiq - EMS provider, Kitron, announces that it has been selected as a supplier for a strategic project started by an - unnamed - global provider...

July 13, 2019 08:51 PM

Wisconsin governor says Foxconn is again likely to miss job targets

Media -- CNBC - Business - Gov. Tony Evers reveals that the Foxconn manufacturing complex planned in Wisconsin is likely to continue falling short of...

July 13, 2019 08:22 PM

July 11, 2019

Foxconn will create even fewer jobs than we thought, says Wisconsin governor

Tech -- The Verge - The Foxconn factory in Wisconsin will only create 1,500 jobs when it starts production next May, Gov. Tony Evers told CNBC yesterday....

July 11, 2019 06:47 PM

July 06, 2019

Foxconn exec complains about not being able to change Wisconsin plans whenever it wants

Tech -- The Verge - Foxconn's plan to build an LCD factory in Wisconsin - subsidized by up to $4 billion in tax credits, infrastructure investment, and...

July 06, 2019 06:00 PM

July 05, 2019

U.S. Manufacturing Grows but Slower

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - The June ISM report finds that manufacturing continues to grow, although tariffs and product shortages may be causing friction to...

July 05, 2019 12:17 AM

Electronics Manufacturing Evolves to Imagine Industry 4.0

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - Innovative technologies are helping electronics manufacturers reimagine how to get things done.

July 05, 2019 12:15 AM

July 01, 2019

Cemtrex EMS segment receives $6M in new orders

Media -- Evertiq - Cemtrex Inc. says that it has received approximately USD 6M million new orders in its EMS-segment over the last few months and its...

July 01, 2019 01:00 AM

Don Jeka Joins Essemtec AG as Business Development Manager

Media -- Electronics Maker - Essemtec AG, a leading manufacturer of electronics assembly equipment, is pleased to announce the addition...

July 01, 2019 12:41 AM

June 25, 2019

Lite-On Tech aims at higher growth in profitability in 2019

Media -- DIGITIMES - EMS provider Lite-On Technology aims at higher growth in profitability than in consolidated revenues for 2019, according to company...

June 25, 2019 05:17 PM

Signs of life at Foxconn Gen6 Fab plant in Wisconsin

Media -- Evertiq - Recent activity at the site of the much anticipated but stalled manufacturing plant build-out at the Wisconn Valley Science and Technology...

June 25, 2019 04:34 AM

June 24, 2019

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

Tech -- TechCrunch - Terry Gou said at Foxconn's annual general meeting today that he is leaving the electronics manufacturing giant as he prepares...

June 24, 2019 02:14 AM

June 23, 2019

REDCOM EMS installs new high-speed line in NY

Media -- Evertiq - REDCOM EMS has installed a new high-speed production line at its manufacturing facility in Victor, N.Y., a move intended to keep up...

June 23, 2019 10:06 PM

Jabil closes third quarter with double-digit revenue growth

Media -- Evertiq - "I'm extremely pleased with our third quarter performance, highlighted by solid operational excellence and strong financial results,"...

June 23, 2019 10:05 PM

June 19, 2019

EMS Providers Speak Out on Tariffs, Part 2

Distribution -- EPS News - Editor's note: Following the news of possible tariffs on goods imported from Mexico - and the ongoing trade war with China - EPSNews'...

June 19, 2019 02:46 PM

June 16, 2019

Highlights of the day: Foxconn management change

Media -- DIGITIMES - Foxconn has introduced a new committee for collective management for the "post-Terry Gou era," as the chairman is stepping down soon...

June 16, 2019 06:16 AM

Foxconn Announces Leadership Overhaul as Chairman Seeks Taiwan Presidency

U.S. News -- Apple supplier Foxconn on Tuesday announced a plan to overhaul its leadership structure in a move to allow more senior...

June 16, 2019 12:52 AM

Foxconn gearing up to promote IIoT applications to diverse industries

Media -- DIGITIMES - Foxconn Technology Group is moving at full throttle to develop industrial IoT (IIoT) applications, setting up 13 cloud affiliates...

June 16, 2019 12:40 AM

Foxconn has enough capacity outside China to meet Apple's U.S. demand

Media -- Reuters - Technology - Foxconn, the world's top contract electronics assembler, said it had enough capacity outside China to meet Apple's demand...

June 16, 2019 12:12 AM

June 12, 2019

June 10, 2019

IEC Electronics breaks ground on New York facility

Media -- Evertiq - After considering moving out-of-state, IEC Electronics has opted to stay in New York with the construction of a new facility and a...

June 10, 2019 01:51 AM

Kitron's CEO to return in September

Media -- Evertiq - At the start of the year EMS provider Kitron announced that its CEO, Peter Nilsson, was going on medical leave until the end of June...

June 10, 2019 01:45 AM

June 06, 2019

Exclusive: Foxconn plans management overhaul as Chairman Gou seeks Taiwan presidency - source

Media -- Reuters - Technology - Apple supplier Foxconn is planning to overhaul its management structure to get more senior executives involved in the...

June 06, 2019 03:44 PM

North American EMS Market Growth is Slowing, but First-Quarter IPC Report Indicates Growth Opportunities in Some Segments

IPC Blog -- The North American electronics manufacturing services (EMS) industry continued to enjoy positive...

June 06, 2019 05:03 AM

Danish EMS provider expands in China

Media -- Evertiq - Danish EMS provider, BB Electronics, says it is upgrading its operations in China to customer demand and to support future growth and...

June 06, 2019 04:51 AM

June 05, 2019

Foxconn's delays might finally give Wisconsin the upper hand

Tech -- The Verge - During the 2018 campaign, Wisconsin's governor Tony Evers criticized the Foxconn project as a bad deal, but a done deal: the bill...

June 05, 2019 10:48 PM

June 02, 2019

Foxconn halts production lines for Huawei phones, according to reports

Tech -- TechCrunch - Huawei, the Chinese technology giant whose devices are at the center of a far-reaching trade dispute between the U.S. and Chinese...

June 02, 2019 05:46 AM

May 30, 2019

Foxconn to build smart server plant in southern Taiwan

Media -- DIGITIMES - Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) will acquire a land plot in Kaohsiung for building a smart plant to make servers...

May 30, 2019 01:45 AM

May 28, 2019

Hungarian EMS provider invests in new Essemtec equipment

Media -- Evertiq - Hungary's largest EMS provider, Videoton, has invested in the Essemtec Spider to satisfy the high quality and high-speed demand of...

May 28, 2019 12:58 AM

Foxconn issues rare statement about orders

Media -- DIGITIMES - Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) has issued a statement saying there may be changes to customers' orders due to market...

May 28, 2019 12:56 AM

May 27, 2019

SMTC Corporation Announces Rights Offering and Registered Direct Offering Totaling up to $14.6 Million

Electronics -- SMTC Corporation ("SMTC" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:SMTX), a global electronics manufacturing services provider, today announced that it intends...

May 27, 2019 10:51 PM

IEC Electronics wins major defense contract

Media -- Evertiq - New York's IEC Electronics Corp. has been awarded a multi-year contract, valued at more than USD 50 million, from a tier 2 U.S. DoD...

May 27, 2019 12:16 AM