Woodstock Wire: EMS News

November 22, 2017

productronica sets standards in electronics production

Components in Electronics -- Where is the electronics production industry headed? productronica, which was staged at the Munich trade fair site from November 14 to 17, 2017,...

November 22, 2017 08:04 PM

Dynamic EMS. From Design to Development to Distribution and Beyond

EMSNow - Outsourcing Insights -- When you consider Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS), what image pops into your mind? Is it of high volume, low mix, offshore manufacturing?...

November 22, 2017 07:23 PM

Celestica Expands Operation in Oradea, Romania

Marketwire - Aerospace and Defense -- Celestica Inc. (TSX: CLS)(NYSE: CLS), a leader in design, manufacturing and supply chain solutions...

November 22, 2017 07:18 PM

Just Like Being There: Productronica 2017 & EMS Growth Drivers

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - At Productronica, the topic of sustaining and driving growth in the electronic manufacturing services industry had everyone talking.

November 22, 2017 05:16 PM

November 21, 2017

Foxconn reportedly employed students to work overtime illegally to assemble the iPhone X

The Verge -- Foxconn has been employing students illegally to work overtime at its factories to assemble the iPhone X, reports the Financial Times. Six high...

November 21, 2017 08:55 PM

November 19, 2017

Libra Industries installs another 3D post reflow AOI system at its Dallas facility

EMSNow - Outsourcing Insights -- Libra Industries, a privately held electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider, today announced that it has received and completed the...

November 19, 2017 07:21 AM

Foxconn's Quarterly Profit Slides 39 Percent Amid Shipment Woes

U.S. News -- Taiwan's Foxconn , the world's largest contract electronics manufacturer and a major Apple supplier, posted a...

November 19, 2017 07:13 AM

IEC Will Host Conference Call to Discuss Fiscal 2017 Fourth Quarter and Year End Financial Results

Marketwire - Electronics and Semiconductors -- IEC Electronics Corp. (NYSE: IEC) today announced that it will host a conference call on Wednesday,...

November 19, 2017 07:12 AM

Arizona Governor Ducey Welcomes Benchmark To Tempe At Groundbreaking Ceremony

PR Newswire: Aerospace and Defense -- Benchmark Electronics (NYSE: BHE) a leading global design, engineering and manufacturing company, today broke ground on its new headquarters...

November 19, 2017 07:04 AM

November 16, 2017

iPhone maker Foxconn sees profits tumble after production hurdles

Enterprise -- CRN - iPhone assembler's 39% slide was far worse than expected.

November 16, 2017 09:51 AM

November 15, 2017

Taiwan's Hon Hai quarter profit falls on iPhone X costs

PhysOrg.com -- Taiwanese tech giant Foxconn said Tuesday its third-quarter profit dropped by more than a third, dragged by costs associated with producing the...

November 15, 2017 06:19 AM

Foxconn revenues rise 2.87% on year in October

DigiTimes -- Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) has reported consolidated revenues of NT$485.458 billion (US$16.09 billion) for October 2017,...

November 15, 2017 05:36 AM

Foxconn's profits see largest drop since recession as iPhone X production stalls

The Verge -- Foxconn's profits fell to $700 million last quarter, a 39 percent year-over-year decline from the $1.09 billion it pulled in during last year's...

November 15, 2017 04:29 AM

November 14, 2017

IEC Electronics Analysis & Testing Laboratory Receives ISO/IEC 17025 Accreditation Renewal

Marketwire - Electronics and Semiconductors -- IEC Electronics Corp. (NYSE American: IEC) (NYSE MKT: IEC) today announced its Analysis and...

November 14, 2017 07:58 PM

November 13, 2017

Productronica 2017 - Meet the real makers

ElectronicsWeekly -- Electronics Weekly previews Productronica, which showcases the latest innovations in electronics manufacturing and services.

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November 13, 2017 03:23 AM

November 12, 2017

IEC Electronics Receives Supplier of the Year Award from ViaSat

Marketwire - Electronics and Semiconductors -- IEC Electronics Corp. (NYSE American: IEC) (NYSE MKT: IEC) today announced it has been named...

November 12, 2017 08:08 PM

November 09, 2017

IPC Releases Revisions for Two Electronic Assembly Standards

Electronics Purchasing Strategies -- IPC - Association Connecting Electronics Industries(r) has released the G revisions of the two most widely used standards in the electronic industry,...

November 09, 2017 07:24 PM

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October 30, 2017

Foxconn expanding presence in FinTech sector, says report

DigiTimes -- Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai) has continued to enhance its presence in the financial technology (FinTech) sector as the ODM giant aims to also...

October 30, 2017 01:19 AM

Foxconn Contract Vote Delayed, Lacking Guarantees

U.S. News -- A member of the board negotiating with Foxconn says a contract was delayed last week because it left taxpayers exposed if the Taiwanese company...

October 30, 2017 12:47 AM

October 26, 2017

EBN@C-Level: The Changing World of Supply Chain & Contract Manufacturing

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - We sat down with Meredith Kovarik, a business unit director at Jabil, to talk about what she sees happening in the supply chain...

October 26, 2017 02:51 PM

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October 23, 2017

Foxconn to help Sharp expand smartphone sales, says paper

DigiTimes -- The Foxconn Group (Hon Hai) is to exert all-out efforts to help Sharp expand its presence in the handset market, aiming to position the Japan-based...

October 23, 2017 04:04 PM

October 22, 2017

Qisda scores points in smart solutions

DigiTimes -- EMS provider Qisda has devoted more efforts to developing high value-added smart solutions, which contributed about 10% of consolidated revenues...

October 22, 2017 04:36 AM

Jabil's Memphis, Tennessee, plant achieves R2/RIOS certification

Recycling Today -- Location also holds NAID certification.

October 22, 2017 04:33 AM

Celestica Announces Appointment of Chief Financial Officer

Marketwire - Aerospace and Defense -- Celestica Inc. (TSX: CLS)(NYSE: CLS), a leader in design, manufacturing and supply chain solutions...

October 22, 2017 04:14 AM

SEMI and Effective Training Announce Training Partnership

PR Newswire: Business Technology -- SEMI, the global electronics manufacturing supply chain association, and Effective Training Associates, Inc., a leading global outsource training...

October 22, 2017 03:59 AM

Benchmark Electronics Reports Third Quarter 2017 Results

PR Newswire: Business Technology -- Benchmark Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: BHE) today announced financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2017.

October 22, 2017 03:54 AM

SEMICON Europa 2017: Keynotes Announced

ElectronicsNewsWire.com -- SEMI - Showcasing critical issues shaping the entire electronics manufacturing supply chain

October 22, 2017 02:39 AM

Electronics OEMs Barely Get Passing Grade for Sustainability

Electronics Purchasing Strategies -- The average grade of 17 leading consumer electronics companies evaluated by Greenpeace USA on sustainable manufacturing and design of IT products...

October 22, 2017 01:46 AM

October 16, 2017

Xiaomi To Build East China Headquarters In Nanjing

ChinaTechNews.com -- Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi is building its East China headquarters in Nanjing, Jiangsu Province. Lei Jun, chairman and chief executive ...

October 16, 2017 04:23 PM

Foxconn begins shipping iPhone X, says report

DigiTimes -- Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai) has started shipping iPhone X devices, with the first batch of 46,500 units already being shipped out from Zhengzhou...

October 16, 2017 04:10 PM

October 15, 2017

Foxconn sees over 40% on month revenue growth in September

DigiTimes -- Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) has reported consolidated revenues of NT$451.04 billion (US$14.83 billion) for September, up...

October 15, 2017 04:06 AM

Google reportedly places orders for detachable Pixelbook

DigiTimes -- Google has recently announced its latest Pixelbook featuring a 360-degree foldable touchscreen display. Sources from the upstream supply chain...

October 15, 2017 04:03 AM

Wistron revenues up almost 28% in September

DigiTimes -- Wistron has reported consolidated revenues of NT$79.909 billion (US$2.64 billion) for September 2017, representing a 19.93% increase on month...

October 15, 2017 04:03 AM

Doctor Heal Thyself - Why Outsourced Manufacturers Should Outsource

EMSNow - News -- Although the electronics manufacturing services (EMS) market in the United States is seeing some encouraging signs of growth, there remains a...

October 15, 2017 03:47 AM

Celestica Recognizes Luxshare-ICT As An Honoree In Its 2016 Total Cost Of Ownership Supplier Award

PR Newswire: Computer Hardware -- Luxshare-ICT has been awarded a 2016 Total Cost of Ownership (TCOOTM) Supplier Award from Celestica, a leader in design, manufacturing and supply...

October 15, 2017 02:26 AM

October 14, 2017

EMS Industry Veteran Randy Lainhart Joins Intervala to Lead Business Development

Business Wire: Engineering News -- Randy Lainhart has joined Intervala as director of business development. He will lead the EMS provider's strategic...

October 14, 2017 09:43 PM

October 09, 2017

Contract Manufacturers Use Cloud MES to Bring Industry 4.0 to Reality

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - Cloud based manufacturing execution systems are useful to contract manufacturers, but OEM customers reap plenty of benefits as well.

October 09, 2017 05:40 PM

Benchmark Electronics Selects Tempe, Arizona For New Headquarters Location

PR Newswire: Business Technology -- After a six-month, extensive site selection process, global design, engineering and manufacturing leader Benchmark Electronics (NYSE: BHE) today...

October 09, 2017 04:36 PM

Sanmina Assesses Benefits of MES, IoT & the Cloud

Electronics Purchasing Strategies -- Manufacturing was one of the first industries to grasp the potential of the Internet of Things (IoT). The ability to wirelessly connect and manage...

October 09, 2017 04:35 AM

October 08, 2017

Manufacturing Day at Jabil Blue Sky: Why You Should Come Along!

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - Jabil is celebrating Manufacturing Day by opening its doors to the public so that more people can know what an amazing career opportunity...

October 08, 2017 10:21 PM