DRAM & NAND Dominate 2020 IC Market

The IC market has demonstrated “remarkable resilience” in the face of a pandemic-driven global economic downturn, reports IC Insights, with 21 of 33 IC product categories experiencing positive growth. Coming as no surprise, each of the top-five IC product categories in terms of sales all have ties to computing or communication applications. With estimated sales…

Allied Electronics Doubles Main U.S. Distribution Center

Allied Electronics & Automation, a high-service distributor of automation and control, electronic, electrical, mechanical, and maintenance products, has completed an expansion of its North American distribution center in Fort Worth that adds more than 200,000 square feet of space and a full complement of the latest digital order fulfillment center technology from global intelligent automation…

Resistor Production Resumes at Walsin’s Malaysia Plant

Walsin Technology has resumed resistor production at its Malaysia plant, which had been shut down temporarily to facilitate coronavirus-related inspections, according to the passive component maker, according to DigiTimes. Walsin suspended its Malaysia resistor fab in late November after some employees there were infected with Covid-19,  But healthy workers have gradually returned to production lines…

Insight SiP Inks Deal With Avnet Japan

Insight SiP, a leading developer of ultra-miniature RF modules with embedded antennas, using System-in-Package and Antenna-in-Package technology, today announced it has signed an distribution agreement with Avnet Japan, a leading global technology solutions provider. In Japan, Avnet operates in nine major Japanese cities. From today, Avnet Japan can supply RF modules across Insight SiP’s RF…