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  • Last update: Thursday 10 April 2014 [287 news items]

Flextronics inaugurates notebook R&D facility in Banciao, Taiwan

Jul 13, 12:11

Flextronics has announced that it has launched a strategic facility in Banciao, Taiwan hosting dedicated design, R&D and supporting services for notebook computers. The new facility...

Mitac Technology sees June revenues highest in 2009

Jul 8, 16:38

Taiwan-based second-tier notebook ODM Mitac Technology generated revenues of NT$1.624 billion (US$49.6 million) in June, the highest monthly level so far in 2009 and rising by 46.6%...

Inventec expected to ship two million notebooks in June

Jun 24, 16:20

Inventec received increased orders for 13.3-inch ultra-thin notebooks from Acer and new orders for netbooks from Hewlett-Packard (HP) in June, and is expected to ship a total of two...

Shortage of notebook components will remain in 2H09, says Wistron

Jun 24, 16:12

Short supply of key notebook components will continue into the second half of 2009, according to chairman Simon Lin for ODM maker Wistron.

Simon Lin, chairman of Wistron

Taiwan network equipment makers eyeing WiMAX orders from Japan retail chains

Jun 24, 12:24

Taiwan-based network equipment makers plan to compete for ODM orders from retail channels in Japan as Japan-based UQ Communications will start operating WiMAX services in July and...

Intel to release ODM motherboard orders to Foxconn, say Taiwan makers

Jun 23, 12:31

Intel will release ODM orders in place of OEM orders for the first time to Taiwan motherboard makers, with such orders initially being placed with Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision...

Altek ranked as top digital camera maker in 2008

Jun 12, 10:55

Taiwan-based digital camera maker Altek ranked as the world's number one ODM digital camera maker with shipments of 13.17 million accounting for a 22.9% share in 2008, the company...

First-tier notebook makers see on-month revenue drop in May

Jun 10, 16:59

First-tier notebook makers Quanta Computer, Compal Electronics, Wistron and Inventec all saw on-month revenues decline in May 2009.

ARC and Realtek sign agreement to extend reach of ARC Sonic Focus audio technology into PCs and notebooks

May 27, 14:50

ARC International and Realtek Semiconductor have agreed to bundle the ARC Sonic Focus suite of audio enrichment software with Realtek codecs shipped to its OEM and ODM customers globally...

Taiwan ODM industry outlook still positive, says Wistron chairman

May 22, 12:17

The outlook for the ODM industry in Taiwan is still positive as major ODM makers, including Wistron, Quanta Computer, Compal Electronics, Inventec and Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai...

Simon Lin, Wistron chairman

Acer reportedly cuts netbook orders to ODM partners

May 15, 15:16

Acer has revamped its sales strategy to focus on higher-margin CULV-based notebooks, while cutting orders for some of its netbooks which is likely to affect shipments at Acer's ODM...

China makers to vie for ODM netbook orders at Computex

May 13, 16:19

China-based makers, including Haier, Founder, Tsinghua Tongfang, Hasee, Great Wall and Malata, will showcase netbook PCs at Computex Taipei 2009 (scheduled for June 2 through 6) in...

Rules change in the mobile handset outsourcing business, says iSuppli

Apr 27, 17:10

With the structure of the mobile handset supply chain upended by the global economic crisis, the old rules for the contract manufacturing of wireless devices have been overturned,...

Taiwan maker Kenmec expanding electronics business operation

Apr 23, 16:55

Taiwan-based Kenmec Mechanical Engineering has stepped into making TFT-LCD and photovoltaic (PV) equipment, Blu-ray Disc (BD) players and touch panels, according to company chairman...

Taiwan notebook maker rankings may shuffle in 2Q09

Apr 14, 14:36

The ranking of Taiwan notebook makers in terms of shipments may see changes in the second quarter, according to market watchers.

ECS lands netbook order from FET; in talks for Nokia netbook, says paper

Newswatch - Apr 13, 12:25

Taiwan-based Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS) has recently gained orders from Taiwan-based telecom provider Far EasTone Telecommunications (FET) to manufacture FET's own-brand netbooks,...

Compal and Pegatron see March revenues increase significantly

Apr 10, 16:00

Taiwan-based ODM notebook makers, Compal Electronics and Pegatron Technology, saw their March revenues improve significantly from the previous month, according to data released by...

Compal Communications reportedly to develop Android-based netbook, says paper

Newswatch - Apr 6, 12:26

Taiwan-based handset ODM Compal Communications reportedly plans to develop Android platform-based netbooks, according to a Chinese-language Commercial Times report.

Nokia pulls more than US$5 billion in business from contract manufacturers, iSuppli says

Mar 30, 10:43

Nokia has stopped using outside contract manufacturers for the assembly of its phones, dealing yet another blow to the beleaguered electronics contract manufacturing business that...

Dell CEO pays private visit to Taiwan

Mar 24, 15:23

Dell founder and CEO Michael Dell has paid a private visit to Taiwan, raising speculation among local suppliers that the company will try to negotiate lower prices with its OEM/ODM...

Ericsson rumored withdrawal from Sony Ericsson may affect partnerships with Taiwan handset makers

Mar 20, 14:36

Market reports are circulating again that Ericsson is planning to withdraw from its 50/50 joint venture Sony Ericsson with Sony – a move that may cause a drastic change in partnerships...

ECS to ship one million white-box notebooks this year, says paper

Newswatch - Mar 13, 13:47

Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS) is expected to ship one million white-box notebooks this year after kicking off ODM services for China's white-box notebook vendors. The company...

MSI to shift to own-brand focus in 2009

Feb 24, 15:21

Taiwan-based motherboard maker Micro-Star International (MSI) has set 2009 as its initial year of shifting business focus from ODM/OEM to OBM (own-brand manufacturer), and expects...

Altek expects Japan-based digital camera vendors to increase outsourcing to Taiwan

Feb 13, 15:57

Japan-based international vendors of digital cameras, under pressure to minimize production cost as Japanese yen climbs against the US dollar, are expected to release more ODM/OEM...

Taiwan ODM handset makers to see share decline in orders from Motorola and Sony Ericsson in 2009, says paper

Newswatch - Feb 13, 15:18

Taiwan ODM handset makers are expected to see their orders from Motorola and Sony Ericsson drop sharply in 2009 due to a shifting of product emphasis at the two branded vendors, according...

iSuppli downgrades forecast for contract manufacturing

Feb 11, 12:02

Conditions in the global electronics contract manufacturing business are continuing to deteriorate due to the recession and the weakening high-tech industry, prompting iSuppli to...

Compal Communications regains Motorola low-cost ODM handset orders, says paper

Newswatch - Feb 5, 12:00

Compal Communications has recaptured an order for low-cost ODM handsets from Motorola – an order of which the US-based handset vendor had previously given to Foxlink (Chen Uei...

Sony Ericsson market shift may hit Taiwan ODM partners, says paper

Newswatch - Jan 12, 12:23

Sony Ericsson's plan to shift its focus on higher margin products rather than less profitable devices could deal a serious blow to its two Taiwan-based ODM handset partners –...

Taiwan ODMs and suppliers to feel impact as Dell to withdraw component purchasing rights

Dec 19, 01:10

Dell is said to be planning to withdraw component purchasing rights from ODMs in 2009, which may impact Taiwan component suppliers, ODMs and IC distributors, according to industry...

Top-three Taiwan digital camera OEMs benefit as vendors look to increase production efficiency

Nov 27, 16:56

As inexpensive digital cameras have been selling well worldwide, vendors have put more emphasis on ODM/OEM makers' economies of scale in an attempt to minimize production costs, according...

Taiwan-based IC distributor Edom becomes major supplier for biggest China handset ODM WingTech

Nov 5, 01:05

Taiwan-based IC distributor Edom Technology has become a major supplier of components for WingTech Group, the biggest handset ODM in China, according to Edom.

Cooling module makers to be impacted by Dell purchasing strategy, says paper

Newswatch - Aug 26, 12:42

Dell is planning to execute parts of its Light Touch strategy by releasing its notebook cooling module purchasing rights to notebook ODMs in the first quarter of 2009, according to...

More LCD TV outsourcing expected, says iSuppli

Aug 21, 11:39

Hard economic times actually may be a boon for contract manufacturers serving the LCD TV market, as brand names increasingly outsource production to reduce risk, according to iSupp...

Contract manufacturing industry undergoing period of deceleration and consolidation, says iSuppli

Aug 1, 10:04

The global electronics Contract Manufacturing (CM) industry is undergoing a period of deceleration and consolidation, phenomena that will transform the market by 2013 as competitors...

Lenovo to launch netbook by the end of September

Jul 30, 15:29

Lenovo is reportedly planning to enter the netbook market by the end of September this year, according to sources at notebook ODMs.

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