Arrow Showcases LEDs at Light Show

MELVILLE, N.Y. — Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW), a leading global distributor of electronic components and services, will exhibit at Lightfair International 2011. Arrow will showcase the latest LED (light-emitting diodes) designs and total lighting solutions at Lightfair International, May 17-19, at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia. The Arrow booth, #2055, will feature LED technologies…

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Infineon Expands Manufacturing in Malaysia

MALACCA, Malaysia — Infineon Technologies (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) today announced it will invest 160 million US dollars this year to expand its production capacity, research & development and to upgrade its manufacturing facilities in Malacca, Malaysia. The investment will mainly increase the capacity to produce power semiconductors for energy efficiency applications and will…

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Renesas Sells Fab to Telefunken

TOKYO & HEILBRONN, Germany — Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE:6723), a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, and TELEFUNKEN Semiconductors GmbH & Co. KG, an automotive-qualified, mixed-signal, high-voltage (HV) power management and SOI-based manufacturer, today announced that they have signed an agreement under which Renesas Electronics America Inc. will sell its semiconductor wafer fabrication facility in…

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Winland Reports Q4

MANKATO, Minn. — Winland Electronics, Inc. (AMEX: WEX) today announced net sales of its Proprietary Environmental Monitoring products for the fourth quarter of 2010 were $868,000, up 6 percent over the comparable period of 2009. The Company reported a net loss of $1.9 million or $0.50 per basic and diluted share for the quarter. As…

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Greening the Telecom Sector

In the last few years, we’ve seen lots of environmentally focused efforts coming out of all parts of the high-tech sector. We have, in theory, somewhat greener supply chains through which we move components with fewer hazardous materials than before. We have end-devices that come with recycling pamphlets stuffed in their boxes. And we've got…

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Mouser Joins Loxus Distributor Network

ONEONTA, N.Y. — Ioxus, Inc., a manufacturer of premium performance ultracapacitor technology for transportation, alternative energy, medical, industrial and consumer product markets, today announced that Mouser Electronics, a global engineering design resource for semiconductors and electronic components, has joined the Ioxus Distributor Network. Through this global agreement, Mouser will carry inventory from Ioxus’ entire product…

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Looking Inside & Beyond Products

We live near the two traditional hubs of the high-tech industry in the United States. Steve lives in the San Francisco Bay area and Craig outside Boston's Route 128 corridor. Naturally our geographical locations influence our lifestyles. After a longer, colder winter than usual, Craig is hesitantly emerging outdoors like some balding, middle aged Punxsutawney…

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RF Monolithics Reports Q2

DALLAS, Texas — RF Monolithics, Inc. (NASDAQ: RFMI) today reported net income of $77,000 or $0.01 per share for its second quarter ended February 28, 2011, compared to net income for the comparable prior year second quarter ended February 28, 2010 of $174,000 or $0.02 per share and net income for the first quarter of…

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Ramtron Strengthens Management Team

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — U.S. semiconductor maker Ramtron International Corporation (NASDAQ: RMTR), a leading developer and supplier of ferroelectric-based low-power memory and integrated semiconductor products, announced today that Ying Shiau has been appointed vice president of customer satisfaction. In this newly created position, Mr. Shiau is responsible for directing Ramtron's quality assurance program as well…

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