Woodstock Wire: EMS News

August 19, 2018

Foxconn 2Q18 revenues reach new historical high, but net profits plunge to 5-year low

DigiTimes -- Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) has announced consolidated revenues of NT$1.07 trillion (US$34.43 billion) for the second quarter...

August 19, 2018 11:41 PM

August 15, 2018

Taiwan Maintains EMS Dominance Amidst China's Challenge

Electronics Purchasing Strategies -- Editor's Note: Welcome to AspenCore's Special Project on Focus on Taiwan, Part 2. Offered in the form of an eBook, this special project provides...

August 15, 2018 07:18 PM

August 08, 2018

Brinno lands ODM orders from Keep Truckin

DigiTimes -- Time-lapse camera maker Brinno has disclosed it has obtained ODM orders for imaging devices from Keep Truckin, a US-based developer of software...

August 08, 2018 08:57 PM

Foxconn reportedly to scale down Wisconsin project

DigiTimes -- Foxconn Electronics reportedly plans to scale down its original project to build an advanced 10.5G LCD fab in Wisconsin and instead will set...

August 08, 2018 07:00 PM

SMTC Corporation Reports Strong Second Quarter Growth

Electronics -- SMTC Corporation (Nasdaq:SMTX), a global electronics manufacturing services provider, today announced second quarter 2018 results.

August 08, 2018 03:26 PM

Benchmark Electronics Announces the Appointment of Stephen J. Beaver as Vice President and General Counsel

PR Newswire -- Benchmark Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: BHE), a global provider of manufacturing, engineering and design services, today announced the appointment...

August 08, 2018 04:05 AM

August 07, 2018

Has statistical process control become obsolete in electronics manufacturing?

Electronics Bazaar -- Statistical process control (SPC) has long been an important technique for companies looking to ensure high product quality. In modern electronics...

August 07, 2018 10:42 PM

August 06, 2018

Logic PD Kicks Off New Apprenticeship Program

WebWire - Semiconductors -- Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) and Design & Engineering company Logic PD kicked off its new apprenticeship program this week as the...

August 06, 2018 01:05 AM

August 03, 2018

Foxconn hiring more workers for new iPhones, says paper

DigiTimes -- Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) is offering extra bonuses in its bid to hire more workers for its plants in Zhengzhou, China,...

August 03, 2018 12:08 AM

August 02, 2018

Taiwan June manufacturing production index down on month

DigiTimes -- Taiwan recorded manufacturing production index (2016 as base year) of 107.86 for June 2018, decreasing 3.49% sequentially but increasing 0.68%...

August 02, 2018 03:56 PM

August 01, 2018

Foxconn moving to tap lucrative webcast business opportunities

DigiTimes -- Eyeing the lucrative new business opportunities generated by the growing Internet celebrity economy, the Foxconn Group has been active building...

August 01, 2018 04:53 PM

Foxonn Close To Signing Deal With Maharashtra Govt

Electronics Bazaar -- Electronics contract manufacturer Foxconn and the Maharashtra government are likely to sign a deal to set up a manufacturing hub in the state,...

August 01, 2018 03:17 PM

Not all EMS providers offer same services | By James Carbone

Electronics Sourcing -- Buyers involved in outsourcing decisions must match their companies' design, supply chain and manufacturing needs with the capabilities of EMS...

August 01, 2018 03:14 PM

NVR: Global EMS Market Grew by 10.8% in 2017

Electronics Purchasing Strategies -- New Venture Research (NVR) announces the publication of its annual electronics manufacturing services report titled, "The Worldwide Electronics...

August 01, 2018 05:24 AM

July 31, 2018

Sanmina Reports Third Quarter Fiscal 2018 Results

PR Newswire -- Sanmina Corporation ("Sanmina" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: SANM), a leading integrated manufacturing solutions company, today reported financial...

July 31, 2018 04:02 PM

July 30, 2018

Electronics Reshoring Makes a U-Turn in 2017

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - In the wake of a U.S. presidential election that paid a lot of attention to manufacturing, job losses and China as well as shifting...

July 30, 2018 03:30 PM

July 27, 2018

SMTC Corporation to Announce Second Quarter 2018 Results on August 8 and Participate in Canaccord Genuity Growth Conference on August 9

Electronics -- SMTC Corporation (Nasdaq:SMTX), a global electronics manufacturing services provider, today announced that it will report results for its second...

July 27, 2018 05:46 PM

Flex Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2019 Results

PR Newswire -- Flex (NASDAQ: FLEX), the Sketch-to-Scale(r) solutions provider that designs and builds Intelligent Products for a Connected World(r), today announced...

July 27, 2018 12:58 AM

July 25, 2018

Benchmark Electronics Reports Second Quarter 2018 Results

PR Newswire -- Benchmark Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: BHE) today announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2018.

July 25, 2018 03:20 AM

July 24, 2018

SMTC Corporation Announces Terms of $13 million Rights Offering to its Stockholders and Provides 2018 Guidance

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

July 24, 2018 04:57 AM

July 17, 2018

Foxconn Plans to Open West-Central Wisconsin Facilities

U.S. News -- Foxconn Technology Group plans to open facilities in west-central Wisconsin.

July 17, 2018 05:18 PM

July 12, 2018

Electronics Industry Supports Senate Bill to Advance Workforce Education

IndustryWeek.com -- The workforce bill is much needed by electronic manufacturers who say that the lack of employees is constraining their growth and, in some cases,...

July 12, 2018 04:28 PM

Subcontracting holds steady

Components in Electronics -- The UK contract manufacturing market is just five per cent down in Q2 against a record high in Q1 - but machining dips while fabrication soars...

July 12, 2018 04:20 PM

Foxconn revenues grow over 20% on year in June

DigiTimes -- Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) has registered consolidated revenues of NT$389.89 billion (US$12.69 billion) for June with growths...

July 12, 2018 03:51 PM

July 10, 2018

SEMICON West 2018 Highlights Smart Technologies, Workforce Development, Industry Growth

Electronics -- SEMI Smart technologies take center stage tomorrow as SEMICON West, the flagship U.S. event for connecting...

July 10, 2018 04:39 PM

July 07, 2018

June 29, 2018

Foxconn calls Sino-US trade spat a 'tech war'

Enterprise -- CRN - Contract manufacturer summarises major challenge.

June 29, 2018 08:52 PM

SEMI Launches Electronics Materials Group to Serve $69 Billion Industry

Electronics -- SEMI - SEMI today announced the formation of the SEMI Electronic Materials Group (EMG), a new collaborative...

June 29, 2018 04:32 PM

June 28, 2018

SEMI Americas and Solid State Technology Announce 2018 "Best of West" Award Finalists

Electronics -- SEMI - Each year at SEMICON West, the "Best of West" awards are presented by Solid State Technology and SEMI....

June 28, 2018 05:55 PM

June 24, 2018

Foxconn to Adopt World-Class Water Recycling Technology at Wisconn Valley Science and Technology Park

PR Newswire: Aerospace and Defense -- As part of its long-term effort to protect the environment in Wisconsin, Foxconn Technology Group (Foxconn) today announced that it will voluntarily...

June 24, 2018 11:11 PM

June 18, 2018

Foxconn is coming to America - more specifically, to its new Milwaukee HQ

Tech -- Digital Trends - Foxconn is coming to the United States. Foxconn is reportedly purchasing a seven-story building from Northwestern Mutual, and...

June 18, 2018 02:59 PM

June 17, 2018

Apple supplier Foxconn now has a North American headquarters in Milwaukee

Tech -- The Verge - Taiwanese contract electronics manufacturer Foxconn has purchased a building in Milwaukee, Wisconsin to serve as its North American...

June 17, 2018 06:31 AM

June 11, 2018

Amazon and Foxconn reportedly strip workers of benefits and pay low wages in Chinese factory

Tech -- The Verge - Foxconn said yesterday that it's investigating its factory in southern China that makes Amazon Echo Dot and Kindle devices after...

June 11, 2018 08:25 PM

Benchmark Electronics Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend

PR Newswire: Networks -- Benchmark Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: BHE) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.15 per share, payable...

June 11, 2018 04:17 PM

After report on "appalling" conditions, Foxconn will investigate plant that makes Amazon devices

Tech -- TechCrunch - Foxconn Technology Group says it is investigating a factory it operates that makes Amazon devices, including Kindles, after an...

June 11, 2018 02:42 PM

June 02, 2018

Manufacturing PMI Snaps Skid With Modest May Increase

Distribution -- Industrial Distribution - After falling for three straight months, the latest Manufacturing PMI from the Institute for Supply Management...

June 02, 2018 10:49 PM

May 28, 2018

BenQ Dialysis Technology to tap overseas hemodialyzer markets

DigiTimes -- EMS provider Qisda's subsidiary BenQ Dialysis Technology (BDT) has disclosed it started production of own-brand hemodialyzers for the Taiwan...

May 28, 2018 11:04 PM

May 25, 2018

Foxconn Unit Aims to Raise $4.3 Billion in Biggest China IPO Since 2015

U.S. News -- Foxconn Industrial Internet , a subsidiary of the world's largest contract manufacturer Foxconn

May 25, 2018 08:25 PM

Benchmark Electronics Appoints Merilee Raines To The Board Of Directors

PR Newswire: Semantic Web -- Benchmark Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: BHE) today announced the appointment of Merilee Raines as an independent director to the Board of Directors...

May 25, 2018 06:46 PM

Thought Leadership Series: Reducing Risk Through On-Demand Manufacturing

Electronics -- Source ESB Blog - Thought Leadership Series: Reducing Risk Through On-Demand Manufacturing

Regardless of how well you plan, component delivery...

May 25, 2018 12:02 AM

May 23, 2018

SEMICON WEST Adds WT | Wearable Technologies Conference Co-Location

Electronics -- SEMI - Premier U.S. electronics manufacturing event expands with wearables program

May 23, 2018 03:31 PM

May 21, 2018

EMS firms see profits eroded by ever-rising passive component costs

DigiTimes -- Taiwan EMS firms, especially smaller ones, are seeing their profitability increasingly eroded as their downstream customers are reluctant to...

May 21, 2018 12:26 AM