Bel Fuse Posts Increase for 2014

Bel Fuse Inc. (NASDAQ: BELFA) (NASDAQ: BELFB) today announced preliminary financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2014. Fourth Quarter and 2014 Highlights Fourth quarter net sales increased 63.3% to a record $148.7 million as compared with $91.0 million for the fourth quarter of 2013. Fourth quarter GAAP net earnings per share–“EPS”–was $0.16 per…

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RFMW Inks Deal With API Technologies

RFMW Ltd. and API Technologies Corp.  today announced a worldwide distribution agreement effective February 1, 2015. API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API”) is a leading provider of high performance RF, microwave and millimeterwave solutions. RFMW Ltd. is a specialized distributor providing customers and suppliers with focused distribution of RF and microwave components as well as specialized…

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Smartphone Displays: Still Room to Improve

Even someone that loves their smartphone will admit displays still have room for improvement. Apical Ltd., provider of advanced imaging technology to manufacturers of smartphones and other devices, unveiled the results of its annual smartphone survey.  The study illuminated some surprising data about how consumers engage with their smartphone as well as demonstrating continued smartphone display…

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America II Signs Agreement With Marl

America II Electronics, Inc., one of the world’s largest distributors of semiconductors and electronic components, today announced it has entered into a franchise distribution agreement with Marl International Limited, a manufacturer of LED products and systems used in various applications including the telecommunications, transportation, defense and industrial industries. “America II is evolving quite a bit,”…

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TT Electronics-IMS Receives Nadcap OK

TT Electronics Integrated Manufacturing Services (IMS) announces that its Fairford facility (formerly known as New Chapel Electronics Ltd) has received Nadcap accreditation for Electronics Cable and Harness Assemblies (AC7121). As Nadcap recognises IMS’ fourth global manufacturing facility for continual improvement and excellent manufacturing processes, the company continues to demonstrate its commitment to the growing aerospace…

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What’s Happening in the European EMS Market?

Eastern Europe was once a trendy place from an electronics manufacturing services (EMS) perspective. Top-tier EMS companies set up factories in Poland, Bulgaria, Romania, and other nearby places to serve the mature European and emerging African and Middle Eastern consumer markets while reducing long-distance transportation costs associated with Asian shipments. Unfortunately, weaker than expected end-market…

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GlobalFoundries Teams with IMEC on RF CMOS

PARIS — GlobalFoundries has announced a partnership with nanoelectronics research center IMEC for joint research on future radio architectures and designs for highly integrated mobile devices and IoT applications. Today, a typical mobile device must support up to 28 bands for worldwide 2G, 3G, 4G, LTE network connectivity, and more complex carrier aggregation schemes and…

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