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Taiwan notebook ODMs impacted by on-month revenue drops in February

Mar 11, 15:50

Quanta Computer has announced shipments of 3.3 million notebooks in February, decreasing on month from 3.6 million units in January, and corresponding consolidated revenues of NT$69.32...

Quanta, Compal notebook shipments drop in January

Feb 12, 10:22

Quanta Computer shipped 3.6 million notebooks in January, decreasing 10% sequentially, while Compal Electronics shipped 2.8 million units, slipping 37.8%, according to the companie...

Compal Electronics expects 5% growth in 2014 notebook shipments, says president

Jan 17, 10:45

Compal Electronics shipped 39 million notebooks in 2013, increasing 5.4% on year, and expects shipments in 2014 to grow 5% sequentially, company president Ray Chen said on January...

Compal president denies Lenovo planning to buy stake in joint venture

Jan 16, 21:04

Taiwan-based supply chain makers have claimed that Lenovo plans to acquire Compal Electronics' 49% stake in their joint venture LCFC (Hefei) Electronics Technology. But Compal president...

Foxconn expected to ship 55-60 million tablets in 2014, say Taiwan makers

Jan 16, 19:43

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) shipped 50 million tablets to become the largest Taiwan-based ODM in 2013 and is expected to ship 55-60 million units to maintain...

Compal lands 90% of Amazon Kindle orders for 2014, leaving only 10% for Quanta

Jan 15, 22:04

Amazon has reportedly shifted its entry-level Kindle Fire orders for 2014 from Quanta Computer to Compal Electronics and the entry-level tablet is expected to account for 90% of the...

Digitimes Research: Worldwide notebook shipments to grow 4.1% sequentially in 4Q13

Jan 15, 21:33

Because of Intel's low-price processor solutions and increased demand from both the consumer and enterprise markets, Global notebook shipments in the fourth quarter of 2013 rose 4.1%...

Compal expects tablet shipments to double in 2014

Jan 10, 11:18

Compal Electronics expects its tablet shipments to double in 2014 to 14 million units, while shipments of its notebooks will grow only slightly to 40 million units. The company shipped...

Compal sets up BLU subsidiary RiPAL Optotronics

Dec 27, 13:59

Compal Electronics has established RiPAL Optotronics, a subsidiary to manufacture BLUs, to secure supplies of TV-use BLUs.

Compal acquires new enterprise notebook orders for 2014 from HP

Dec 11, 21:49

Compal Electronics reportedly has landed orders for Hewlett-Packard's (HP) enterprise notebooks and will start shipments in June 2014, according to sources from the upstream supply...

Compal, Wistron, Inventec see mixed results in November revenues

Dec 10, 10:22

Compal Electronics saw November consolidated revenues increase 5.1% sequentially to NT$65.974 billion (US$2.23 billion) while Wistron's November sum totaled NT$49.321 billion, up...

Global notebook demand to remain weak in 1H14, say Taiwan makers

Dec 4, 11:08

Viewing that notebook vendors have taken conservative attitudes in developing new models for launch in 2014, global demand for notebooks is expected to remain stagnant in the first...


ODMs to see TV shipments sink in 2013

Dec 2, 14:39

Some ODMs will see their shipments of TVs decline sharply in 2013 due to decreasing global TV demand, according to industry sources.

Compal Electronics completes merger with subsidiary Compal Communications

Nov 28, 21:55

Notebook ODM Compal Electronics has announced its merger with Compal Communications after completing its tender offer to purchase a majority stake in the handset subsidiary.

Tablets unable to replace notebooks, says Quanta chairman

Nov 18, 13:35

While global notebook sales in 2013 are expected to significantly decrease on year mainly due to fast growing demand for tablets, it is impossible for tablets to replace notebooks...

Compal looking to ship 40 million notebooks in 2014

Nov 13, 22:05

Compal Electronics expects its notebook shipments to reach 40 million units in 2014, up slightly on year, with shipments of tablets to grow significantly to 15 million units, according...

Taiwan ODMs to ship estimated 111-127 million tablets in 2013

Nov 13, 14:54

Taiwan-based ODMs will ship an estimated 111-127 million tablets in 2013, increasing 30-69% from 75-85 million units shipped in 2012, according to Taiwan-based supply chain makers.

Compal October revenues up on month, Inventec, Wistron, Asustek see sequential decreases

Stockwatch - Nov 11, 10:22

Notebook ODM Compal Electronics had consolidated revenues of NT$62.774 billion (US$2.13 billion) for October 2013, increasing 1.35% on month and 3.91% on year, while fellow makers...

Compal to acquire Toshiba LCD TV factory in Poland

Oct 28, 22:02

Taiwan-based ODM Compal Electronics on October 28 announced it will acquire Toshiba Television Central Europe (TTCE), Toshiba's LCD TV assembly factory in Wroclaw, Poland, for US$25...

Taiwan ODMs expect mild sequential growth in 4Q13 notebook shipments

Oct 25, 11:02

Shipments of notebooks to be launched in the peak sales period prior to new year began in October, but shipments in the fourth quarter are expected to increase on quarter by less...

Compal Electronics September revenues up on month

Oct 11, 10:41

Notebook ODM Compal Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$61.937 billion (US$2.07 billion) for September 2013, growing 18.88% sequentially but falling 4.94% on year.

Quanta Computer leads in September notebook shipments among Taiwan ODMs

Oct 9, 15:29

Quanta Computer shipped four million notebooks in September, the largest among Taiwan-based ODMs, followed by Compal Electronics with 3.2 million units, Inventec with 2.35 million...

Toshiba to distribute notebook orders for 2014 more evenly among ODMs

Oct 2, 22:11

Toshiba reportedly will finish the request for quotation (RFQ) process for its 2014 notebook orders soon with Quanta Computer and Compal Electronics each landing about 30% of orders,...

Compal Electronics to absorb Compal Communications

Sep 30, 22:15

Taiwan-based notebook ODM Compal Electronics will acquire as much as 100% of the circulating shares of smartphone ODM Compal Communications at NT$50.80 (US$1.71) per share and then...

Compal, Quanta share 90% of Acer notebook ODM orders

Sep 12, 21:26

Compal Electronics has landed orders for 15-inch notebooks to be shipped in 2014 from Acer while fellow ODM Quanta Computer has obtained orders for 14- and 17-inch notebooks and an...

Notebook ODMs see growing revenue performance in August

Sep 9, 22:36

Notebook ODMs Wistron, Compal Electronics and Inventec have announced their revenues for August with all enjoying growth for both on-month and on-year comparisons.

Acer likely to reduce number of ODM partners

Sep 6, 12:23

Judging from the fewer requests for quotation (RFQ) sent by Acer, the company is likely to reduce the number of its ODM partners for 2014, according to industry sources.

Notebook ODMs integrating R&D resources to cut costs

Aug 26, 12:14

Notebook ODMs have recently started integrating their R&D resources from different departments and are using their idle capacity to develop tablets, smartphones or wearable devices,...

Notebook ODMs seeking measures to stay competitive in 2014

Aug 19, 14:06

Notebook ODMs are taking measures to handle the challenges they may face in 2014. In addition to seeking new business opportunities such as wearable devices and cloud computing datacenters,...

Compal, Kinpo add investment in Vibo Telecom

Stockwatch - Aug 13, 14:01

Taiwan-based ODM Compal Electronics and electronic device maker Kinpo Electronics on August 12 announced respective additional investments of NT$500 million (US$16.67 million) in...

Compal sees revenue drop, but gross margin rise in 2Q13

Aug 13, 11:46

Compal Electronics has announced consolidated revenues of NT$166.88 billion (US$5.57 billion) for the second quarter, dropping slightly from NT$167.56 billion in the first quarter...

Samsung to end notebook production by Compal, says paper

Newswatch - Aug 8, 12:03

Samsung Electronics will stop outsourcing its notebook production to Taiwan-based Compal Electronics in September 2013, according to Chinese-language newspaper Economic Daily...

Compal, Inventec see sequential June revenues increases

Jul 9, 20:42

Compal Electronics has reported June consolidated revenues of NT$57.001 billion (US$1.89 billion) increasing on month by 7.51% but decreasing 9.27% on year, while fellow maker Inventec...

Compal Electronics actively competing for Xbox One OEM orders, say Taiwan makers

Jun 27, 20:34

President Ray Chen for Taiwan-based notebook ODM Compal Electronics has led a delegation to Microsoft headquarters in the US in an attempt to compete for OEM orders for Xbox One,...

Compal Electronics expects 2H13 notebook shipments to take up 55% of 2013 total, says president

Jun 24, 10:26

Compal Electronics expects notebook shipments in the second half of 2013 to account for 55% of the total for the year, company president Ray Chen said at a 2013 shareholders meeting...

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