PanLink Acquires LRZ Commerce PDF Print E-mail
Written by Mike Buetow   
Tuesday, 04 September 2012 07:47

MALMO, SWEDEN -- Contract electronics assembler PanLink AB will acquire cable assembly company LRZ Commerce, the companies said today.

Terms were not announced.

LRZ is based in Tczew, Poland, and employs 140 workers. The company specializes in cable and module assembly for a primarily European customer base.

"We see sustainable growth through existing and new customers," said Michael Åkesson, PanLink CEO.  "This acquisition complements our expansion and further strengthens our organization and competence. LRZ is well-respected in the market and has an impressive customer portfolio.  We are confident this acquisition will yield several synergies that will bring value to all of our customers.”

PanLink has EMS sites in Poland and China and also performs wire harness and cable assembly in China.

 

Columns

Eastern-US: China’s New Competitor?

Parity emerges among EMS Factories from Asia, Mexico and the US.

For the first time in years we see parity in the Eastern US among EMS factories from Asia, Mexico and the US. This EMS market condition will permit American OEMs (the EMS industry refers to OEMs as customers) to have more EMS pathways to choose from. Now more than ever, such EMS assignments will require deeper investigation relating to the OEMs’ evaluation of manufacturing strategies.

Read more...
 
The Human Touch

For those who count on the electronics industry for big feats, it’s been a remarkable couple of years.

Read more...
 

Features

Advances in Concentration Monitoring and Closed-Loop Control

Contaminated bath water skews refractive index results. New technology can accurately measure aqueous cleaning agent concentration.

Read more...
 
Circuits Disassembly: Materials Characterization and Failure Analysis

A systematic approach to nonconventional methods of encapsulant removal.

Read more...
 

Search

Search

Login

CB Login

Language

Language

English French German Italian Portuguese Russian Spanish
 

Products

Techspray Introduces Fine-L-Kote High Viscosity AR Conformal Coating
Fine-L-Kote high viscosity AR acrylic conformal coating reportedly widens the process window and flexibility. Can use as-is for dipping or thin down for spray systems. Is for selective spray systems...