RS Signs Deal with Infineon

RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), the global distributor for engineers, today announced the signing of a global marketing partner agreement with Infineon Technologies to distribute the company’s extensive portfolio of semiconductors and other electronic components. The agreement builds upon the existing relationship between RS and Infineon and enables customers around…

IR to Demo Power Management Expertise

Hall A5, Stand 320, Electronica, Munich, 11-14 November, 2014 International Rectifier, a world leader in power management technology, will demonstrate its industry-leading power management solutions at Electronica, Munich, 11-14 November 2014. IR’s innovative energy saving technologies and products will be on display in Hall A5, Booth 320. In addition to the latest motor control and automotive…

M&As Drive Major Shifts in Automotive IC Market

El Segundo, Calif. – The recent merger and acquisition (M&A) activity in the automotive semiconductor market is reshaping the competitive landscape, according to a new report from IHS Technology. These include acquisitions by Qualcomm, Infineon Technologies, and On Semiconductor The latest deal is Qualcomm Inc.’s announcement that it would acquire U.K.’s CSR PLC. This purchase is…

IR Opens New Fab in Singapore

International Rectifier, IR® (NYSE: IRF), a world leader in power management technology, today announced that the company has commenced initial production at its new state-of-the-art ultra-thin wafer processing facility inSingapore (IRSG). Wafer thinning, metallization, testing and additional proprietary wafer level processing are undertaken at the new 60,000 square foot manufacturing site which receives processed wafers…