SALES OF PCB AND MCM DESIGN TOOLS rose 13.4% in the third quarter, continuing a solid run that has lasted two years.
THE US CONSUMER TECHNOLOGY INDUSTRY will reach a record-breaking $351 billion in retail revenue in 2018, up 3.9%.
APCT Holdings has acquired Cartel Electronics and its affiliate Cirtech for an undisclosed sum.
WALLY RHINES, president of Mentor, discusses the latest EDA market figures on the latest version of PCB Chat.
AS THE CHINESE GOVERNMENT weighs wastewater discharge levels, expansion of PCB manufacturers will no longer be in Dongguan and Kunshan.
SAMSUNG has abandoned plans to put up an assembly plant in Kenya, citing failure by the local government to enact mechanisms that would protect local manufacturers from cheap electronic imports.
COMING OFF A RECORD YEAR, Unitech is expected to see further growth in 2018 on plant expansions and demand for automotive electronics.
A CONSORTIUM OF TAIWANESE ELECTRONICS MANUFACTURERS is teaming with the government to develop a strategic plan for smart manufacturing.
ENTECH will invest $2.8 million to build a new EMS plant and headquarters in South Australia and add up to 60 workers over the next three years.
APPLE is expected to shift a major portion of its MacBook orders to Foxconn in 2018 instead of its old practice of giving most of the orders to Quanta.
JUKI announces Greg Lefebvre as regional sales manager, Americas.
LIBRA INDUSTRIES promotes Daniel McMaster to manager of program management at Dallas facility.
FEMALE LEADERS IN TECH, EVERYWHERE (FLITE) appointed Michelle Ogihara ambassador for the US.
SUNSTONE promoted Nolan Johnson to sales, North America.
SONOSCAN named Josh Petras general manager.