Woodstock Wire: EMS News

October 18, 2019

Things are tough for electronics contract manufacturers in SA

Media -- Dataweek - The contract manufacturing side of the South African electronics industry has been under enormous pressure for some time now, with...

October 18, 2019 03:42 PM

October 15, 2019

Kurt Adzema joins Sanmina as CFO

Media -- Evertiq - Sanmina has named Kurt Adzema as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Adzema succeeds David Anderson, who announced...

October 15, 2019 03:15 PM

October 11, 2019

A Double Treat! Lower Tax Rate and M-SIPS For Electronic Manufacturers

Media -- ElectronicsB2B - M-SIPS scheme provides capital subsidy of 20 per cent in SEZ for units engaged in electronics manufacturing The incentives...

October 11, 2019 06:18 PM

September 30, 2019

Kitron's CEO is back on the job

Media -- Evertiq - CEO Peter Nilsson returns to his duties on Monday 30 September 2019 following his previously announced medical leave.

September 30, 2019 05:18 PM

September 29, 2019

Jabil Photonics to Demonstrate Coherent SiP based 100G/200G CFP2-DCO Product at ECOC 2019

Business Wire -- Jabil (NYSE: JBL) today announced that its Photonics business unit, a leading provider of customized end-to-end design, manufacturing and test...

September 29, 2019 11:37 PM

September 26, 2019

GPV announces completion of new head office

Media -- Evertiq - Parts of the Danish EMS provider relocates to Vejle, Denmark.

September 26, 2019 05:40 PM

September 24, 2019

Foxconn micro LED R&D team reportedly dismissed

Media -- DIGITIMES - A micro LED R&D team established in 2018 by Foxconn Electronics at its production base in Shenzhen, southern China, has been disbanded,...

September 24, 2019 11:06 PM

Jabil gets nod for incentives in NM expansion

Media -- Evertiq - Healthcare technology manufacturer Jabil Inc. has received confirmation of financial incentives from both the city and state for the...

September 24, 2019 11:01 PM

September 22, 2019

SMTC Corporation Announces Plan to Exit China; Provides Updated Guidance for Fiscal 2019 and Provides Initial 2020 Guidance

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

September 22, 2019 11:56 PM

SMTC Corporation plans to exit China

Media -- Evertiq - Electronics manufacturing service provider, SMTC Corporation, says it is planning to wind-down its Chinese manufacturing operations...

September 22, 2019 11:19 PM

September 18, 2019

Jabil to manufacture energy storage systems for Eguana

Media -- Evertiq - Eguana Technologies says it has completed a multi-year master supply agreement with Jabil to manufacture Eguana's residential and commercial...

September 18, 2019 10:27 PM

September 17, 2019

SMT Hautes Leverages Universal's Fuzion for High-Volume Production in North America

Media -- eBOM - Premiere EMS sets precedent for onshore volume production with addition of 400K cph high-speed line.

SMT Hautes Technologies is a global...

September 17, 2019 04:51 PM

September 16, 2019

Sanmina names Hartmut Liebel as CEO

Media -- Evertiq - EMS provider Sanmina has appointed Hartmut Liebel as Chief Executive Officer, effective September 30, 2019. He will succeed Michael...

September 16, 2019 01:06 AM

Kitron's new Polish facility is ready for production

Media -- Evertiq - The Norwegian EMS provider's latest expansion is fully completed. The new 8'200 square metre manufacturing facility in GrudziÄ…dz...

September 16, 2019 12:52 AM

August 28, 2019

Jabil's New Mexico site tapped as center of excellence for 3D printing

Media -- Evertiq - Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham, Mayor Tim Keller and Albuquerque Economic Development Inc. (AED) announced that Jabil Inc. has chosen...

August 28, 2019 12:12 AM

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