North American PCB Business Growth Continues

Bannockburn, Ill., USA, August 31, 2015 — IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries® announced today the July findings from its monthly North American Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Statistical Program. Year-over-year sales and order growth continued in July and the book-to-bill ratio strengthened to 1.09. Total North American PCB shipments increased 2.7 percent in July 2015 from July 2014.…

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Neoconix, Samtec Renew Technology License Agreement

San Jose, Calif. — Neoconix, Inc. is pleased to announce that Samtec, Inc. has renewed their Neoconix PCBeam™ technology license agreement to continue their dual source arrangement on the Samtec Z-Ray® product line. This dual source arrangement allows Samtec to support new customers with an additional variety of fine pitch, high density array products including board-to-board and high speed…

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TTI Offers Omron MOSFET Relays

TTI, Inc., a world leading specialist distributor of passive, connector, electromechanical and discrete components, now stocks Omron’s comprehensive G3VM range of MOSFET relays featuring various packages, different contact forms, switching capacities and functions in Europe. Combining the advantages of electromechanical and solid state technology, Omron’s MOSFET relays meet the requirements of many communication equipment, test…

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Is 3D NAND Ready for the Limelight?

3D NAND flash memory is one of the key segments of the electronics components market that appear poised to hit mainstream design and, hence, production in a few years if manufacturers can iron out obstacles related to production yield, new application opportunities as well as demand and supply at optimal pricing for suppliers and equipment…

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Tianjin Explosions: Supply Chain Impact Analysis

The Aftermath of the Tianjin Explosions: A Global Supply Chain Impact Analysis—It’s Far Worse than You Think. Don‘t believe official media reports indicating that business and port operations will shortly return to normal. This event’s economic relevance and its repercussions on the global supply chain will be felt over the next few months and perhaps…

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Vishay Updates Status of Tianjin Diodes Facility

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH), one of the world’s largest manufacturers of discrete semiconductors and passive components, wishes to extend its heartfelt condolences to the Chinese people regarding the explosion, which occurred on August 12, 2015 in the port of Tianjin. Vishay owns and operates a manufacturing facility in Tianjin, which provides back-end packaging for some…

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