Vishay 2013 Profit Flat, Revenue Up 6%

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE:VSH), one of the world’s largest manufacturers of discrete semiconductors and passive components, today announced its results for the year and fiscal quarter ended December 31, 2013. Revenues for the year ended December 31, 2013 were $2,371.0 million, compared to $2,230.1 million for the year ended December 31, 2012. The net earnings…

Vishay Unveils Sweeping Cost-Cutting Actions

Vishay Intertechnology Inc. has announced a batch of workforce reduction measures to lower its selling, general and administrative expenses as well as actions that would impact its MOSFETs business and result in the transfer of some semiconductor wafer manufacturing to contractors. The program was announced one day ahead of the company’s scheduled release of its…

Vishay Load Switch Housed in Small Package

Malvern, Pa. − Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. offers two slew-rate-controlled p-channel high-side load switches designed for 1.5 V to 5.5 V operation, housed in a small 6-bump wafer-level CSP package (WCSP6), measuring 1- x 1.5-mm with a 0.5-mm pitch. Applications include load switching in portable electronics, medical and healthcare devices, and industrial instrumentation. The SiP32458 and…