API to Acquire Spectrum Control

ORLANDO, Fla. & FAIRVIEW, Pa. — API Technologies Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: ATNY) (“API”), a provider of secure communications, electronic components and subsystems, and contract manufacturing services to the global defense and aerospace industries, and Spectrum Control, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPEC) (“Spectrum”), a leading designer and manufacturer of high performance, custom solutions for the defense, aerospace,…

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Changes Afoot in Global Solar Market

Currently in No. 3 position, the United States is tipped to become the world's biggest solar market, in the next four years, as adoption and installation rates overtake current leader Germany, thanks to a continuing reduction in component and panel prices. In a report, IHS iSuppli noted Germany will continue to lead the market over…

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Optical Cable Changes Nasdaq Symbol

ROANOKE, Va. — Optical Cable Corporation (Nasdaq: OCCF) (“OCC®”) today announced that it will change its Nasdaq stock ticker symbol to “OCC” from “OCCF.” The new “OCC” ticker symbol will go into effect at the start of trading on March 31, 2011. The new ticker symbol is aligned with the Company's branding, as Optical Cable…

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Digi-Key Drops Print Catalogue

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. — In an unprecedented industry move, Digi-Key Corporation, a global electronics component distributor, recently announced that it will immediately cease all print versions of its product catalog and TechZone™ Magazine, offering this content exclusively online. This all-digital decision, driven by the company’s efforts to be environmentally vigilant, marks a major milestone…

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Mouser Stocks AVX Chip Capacitors

MANSFIELD, Texas — Mouser Electronics, Inc., regarded as a top global engineering design resource for semiconductors and electronic components, today announced it is stocking new product from AVX. The AVX MK Series Ultra Low ESR C0G(NP0) Chip Capacitors are designed for RF applications in the communications market. Maximum ESR and effective capacitance are met on…

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Universal Display Announces Share Offering

EWING, N.J. — Universal Display Corporation (NASDAQ: PANL), enabling energy-efficient displays and lighting with its UniversalPHOLED® technology and materials, today announced the pricing of its public offering of 5,000,000 shares of its common stock at $46.00 per share. The Company has granted the underwriters an option to purchase up to an additional 750,000 shares during…

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