NEWS

IDC Ups IoT Outlook

IDC Ups IoT Outlook

FRAMINGHAM, MA – Worldwide spending on the Internet of Things (IoT) is forecast to reach $772.5 billion in 2018, an increase of 14.6% over 2...  Read More...

HKPCA Show Opens in Shenzhen

HKPCA Show Opens in Shenzhen

HONG KONG -- The 2017 International Printed Circuit Apex South China Fair opened this week in Shenzhen The event, which runs Dec. 6-8, is ...  Read More...

IPC Signals Approval of US Tax Bill

IPC Signals Approval of US Tax Bill

BANNOCKBURN, IL — IPC today expressed optimism over the prospects for US tax reform following the Senate’s approval of a sweeping bill over ...  Read More...

Pan Pacific Microelectronics Symposium Program Finalized

Pan Pacific Microelectronics Symposium Program Finalized

BIG ISLAND, HAWAII – The 23rd Annual Pan Pacific Microelectronics Symposium has finalized its program. The event will take place Feb. 5-8 on...  Read More...

Jabil Welcomes 'Blue Sky' Innovation Center in Italy

Jabil Welcomes 'Blue Sky' Innovation Center in Italy

MARCIANISE, ITALY – Jabil announced today the launch of its newest Blue Sky Innovation Center located at its manufacturing plant in Marciani...  Read More...

IEC's Fiscal Q3 Shows Revenue Decline, Profit Rise

IEC's Fiscal Q3 Shows Revenue Decline, Profit Rise

NEWARK, NY -- IEC Electronics today announced revenues fell 2.8% year-over-year to $27.6 million for the fiscal fourth quarter ended Sept. 3...  Read More...

Koh Young Posts Q3 Revenue Up 22%

Koh Young Posts Q3 Revenue Up 22%

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA – Koh Young Technology posted record third quarter revenue, up 22% year-over-year.  Read More...

Plexus Expands Romanian Design Center

Plexus Expands Romanian Design Center

NEENAH, WI – Plexus is expanding its Oradea Design Center in Romania to accommodate continued growth in demand for its design and engineerin...  Read More...

Global Semi Sales Reach Record High, Up 22% in October

Global Semi Sales Reach Record High, Up 22% in October

WASHINGTON – Worldwide sales of semiconductors reached $37.1 billion for the month of October, up 21.9% year-over-year and 3.2% sequentially...  Read More...

Neways Expands EMS Ops in Czech

Neways Expands EMS Ops in Czech

DECIN, CZECH REPUBLIC – Neways Electronics will more than double its production operations here to accommodate higher demand for automotive ...  Read More...

IPC: PCB Sales Awakening from Slump

IPC: PCB Sales Awakening from Slump

BANNOCKBURN, IL — October North American PCB orders increased 13.9% year-over-year, while year-to-date order growth grew 4.9%. Orders were u...  Read More...

Q3 Worldwide Wearables Market Grows 7.3%

Q3 Worldwide Wearables Market Grows 7.3%

FRAMINGHAM, MA – Global wearables shipments in the third quarter reached 26.3 million units, up 7.3% year-over-year, according to the Intern...  Read More...

Specialized Coating Services to Open 2nd Facility

Specialized Coating Services to Open 2nd Facility

BILLERICA, MA – Specialized Coating Services expects to open its second facility here in mid-January to provide conformal coating and pottin...  Read More...

CIRCUITS ASSEMBLY Names Firstronic 2017 EMS Company of the Year

CIRCUITS ASSEMBLY Names Firstronic 2017 EMS Company of the Year

ATLANTA, GA – CIRCUITS ASSEMBLY Magazine today announced Firstronic LLC as its EMS Company of the Year for 2017.  Read More...

IPC Crowns China’s Zhang Yi Hand Soldering World Champion

IPC Crowns China’s Zhang Yi Hand Soldering World Champion

BANNOCKBURN, IL – IPC crowned China’s Zhang Yi hand soldering champion at Productronica. Yi scored 473 out of 500.  Read More...

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FEATURES

In Memoriam

In Memoriam

A look back at friends and colleagues who left us in 2017.  Read More...

The DNA of Firstronic

The DNA of Firstronic

America’s fastest growing mid-tier EMS is taking risks and reaping the rewards.  Read More...

At Productronica, the Machines Did the Talking

At Productronica, the Machines Did the Talking

Two years ago, it was all about the machines. This time, it was about how those machines will communicate.  Read More...

Managing Your Environmental Waste

Managing Your Environmental Waste

An outline of procedures for determining and recycling hazardous material.  Read More...

Rigid-Flex PCB Design for an Innovative Helmet-Mounted Display

Rigid-Flex PCB Design for an Innovative Helmet-Mounted Display

Developing a wearable high-speed board with severe timing constraints.  Read More...

Advanced Acoustic Methods for Locating Flip Chip Faults

Advanced Acoustic Methods for Locating Flip Chip Faults

Echoes can reveal otherwise elusive defects beneath the die.  Read More...

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PRODUCTS

Alpha Introduces SAC305 Ultrafine Cored Wire

Alpha Introduces SAC305 Ultrafine Cored Wire

SAC305 Ultrafine cored wire, for attaching or repairing very fine-pitch components approaching 0.20mm, is for soldering when solder paste reflow or other solder...  Read More...

Nordson EFD Launches Optimum ESD-Safe Dispensing Components

Nordson EFD Launches Optimum ESD-Safe Dispensing Components

Optimum ESD-safe dispensing components include dispense tips, syringe barrels (available in five sizes), and adapter assemblies.  Read More...

EMS Introduces CA-183 Conductive Adhesive

EMS Introduces CA-183 Conductive Adhesive

CA-183 low-temperature cure electrically conductive adhesive is designed for die attach and general circuit assembly applications.  Read More...

Alpha Assembly Launches Alpha Flux Selector Tool

Alpha Assembly Launches Alpha Flux Selector Tool

Alpha Flux Selector tool allows users to find the most suitable flux for wave soldering, selective soldering or photovoltaic applications.  Read More...

Cal Test Electronics Introduces CT4192 Differential Probe

Cal Test Electronics Introduces CT4192 Differential Probe

CT4192 differential probe has a high input impedance and low input capacitance.  Read More...

Omron Debuts VT-X750 3D AXI

Omron Debuts VT-X750 3D AXI

VT-X750 inline 3D automated x-ray inspection system uses computed tomography (CT).  Read More...

Omron Offers VT-S530 3D AOI

Omron Offers VT-S530 3D AOI

VT-S530 provides 3D AOI capability.  Read More...

Koh Young Releases Aspire 3 SPI

Koh Young Releases Aspire 3 SPI

Aspire 3 3D solder paste inspection machine offers measurement accuracy and inspection reliability.  Read More...

Hirose Offers FH53M series FPC Connector

Hirose Offers FH53M series FPC Connector

FH53M series FPC miniature, lightweight flexible printed circuit (FPC) connector is for portable electronic devices that require high-speed transmission.  Read More...

Transition Automation Introduces Permalex Edge Squeegee for Magna-Print Holder

Transition Automation Introduces Permalex Edge Squeegee for Magna-Print Holder

Permalex Edge Squeegee is now for retrofitting Magna-Print universal squeegee system holders.  Read More...

Kozio Releases Gen 3 VTOS

Kozio Releases Gen 3 VTOS

Gen 3 Verification and Test OS (VTOS) is for PCB test and flash programming support for 32-bit ARM Cortex MCUs from ST Microelectronics.  Read More...

Inspectis Announces F30s HD Digital Microscope

Inspectis Announces F30s HD Digital Microscope

F30s digital microscope offers full FHD, 1080p 60 fps HDMI output, 30:1 zoom optics with auto-focus, and a generous practical working distance.  Read More...

Master Bond Releases MasterSil 151TC Flexible Silicone

Master Bond Releases MasterSil 151TC Flexible Silicone

MasterSil 151TC 100%-solids silicone improves thermal management for electronic assemblies in bonding and gap filling applications.  Read More...

Fujiploy Introduces Sarcon GR14A-50GY TIM

Fujiploy Introduces Sarcon GR14A-50GY TIM

Sarcon GR14A-50GY is a thermal interface material offered in sheets or custom shapes.  Read More...

Samtec Introduces HSEC1 Edge Card Socket

Samtec Introduces HSEC1 Edge Card Socket

HSEC1 series 1.00mm-pitch edge card socket is optimized for performance of 28Gbps.  Read More...

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