Monday 10 January 2011
Cando December revenues up 30%, Sintek down 6%
Touch panel maker Cando saw its December 2010 revenues increase 30% sequentially, while fellow touch panel maker Sintek Photronics' December revenues decreased about 6%.
Tuesday 4 January 2011
Qualcomm all set for a 4.5G Mirasol plant in Taiwan
Qualcomm MEMS Technologies (QMT) is expected to install equipment at its new Mirasol plant in Taiwan in October 2011, and start volume production at the beginning of 2012, according...
Friday 31 December 2010
CPT to set up front-to-backend touch panel production line in Fuzhou, China
Chunghwa Picture Tubes (CPT) plans to set up a touch panel production line covering from front-end touch sensor production to backend binding with TFT modules at its Fuzhou production...
Wednesday 29 December 2010
CPT agrees to sell 4.5G CF plant to Compal subsidiary
Chunghwa Picture Tubes (CPT) will sell a 4.5G color filter (CF) plant to a Compal Electronics subsidiary for NT$1.4 billion (US$47.67 million), the companies disclosed today.
Tuesday 21 December 2010
Cando breaks ground for new plant in Central Taiwan
Touch panel maker Cando on December 20 broke ground for a new plant, which will be able to include two 4.5G production lines and one 6G line, at the Central Taiwan Science Park (CT...
Friday 17 December 2010
Commentary: Korea players leading the OLED market
With AMOLED panels having entered the smartphone market, vendors such as Samsung Electronic and Nokia have adopted OLED displays for several of their handset models. Korea-based Samsung...
Monday 13 December 2010
Giantplus, Cando to turn profitable in 1Q11
Despite strong demand for touch panels in 2010, Giantplus Technology, who has recently started mass production of touch panels, and Cando, who has transfered its 4.5G lines for touch...
Friday 10 December 2010
CMI, CPT set shipment records for small- to medium-size panels in November
Shipments of small- to medium-size panels will be stronger than expected in the weak season in the fourth quarter of 2010 with Chimei Innolux (CMI) and Chunghwa Picture Tubes (CPT)...
Wednesday 8 December 2010
Cando November revenues up 8%, G-Tech revenues up 23% sequentially
Cando, a subsidiary of LCD panel maker AU Optronics (AUO), and optical glass processing services provider G-Tech Optoelectronics (GTOC), an affiliate of the Foxconn (Hon Hai) Group,...
Monday 22 November 2010
Cando to raise NT$3.6 billion for touch panel capacity expansion
Cando, a subsidiary of LCD panel maker AU Optronics (AUO), has announced a plan to issue new shares to raise NT$3.6 billion (US$118.5 million) for touch panel capacity expansion at...
Friday 5 November 2010
CPT expects utilization rate to exceed 80% in 4Q10
As IT (notebook and monitor) panel prices started to rebound due to returning demand, Chunghwa Picture Tubes (CPT) has recently started to see orders to return, and expects its utilization...
Monday 27 September 2010
Sintek to invest NT$8.8 billion for second touch panel plant
Color filter (CF) maker Sintek Photronic has acquired land and a factory building in Southern Taiwan Science Park (STSP) from HannStar Display and plans to invest NT$8.8 billion (US$280.04...
Wednesday 15 September 2010
Cando to start shipping iPad touch panel sensors from new 4.5G in September-October
Cando, a subsidiary of AU Optronics (AUO), is scheduled to start shipping 9.7-inch touch sensors for Apple's iPad from its newly reformed 4.5G production line in September-October...
Friday 10 September 2010
CPT leads in small- to medium-size panel shipments in August
Chunghwa Picture Tubes (CPT) shipped 37.09 million small to medium-size panels in August 2010, replacing rival Chimei Innolux (CMI) as the world's largest supplier in the segment.
Thursday 9 September 2010
Sintek and Cando see on-month growth in August revenues
Color filter (CF) makers Sintek Photronic and Cando have posted revenues of NT$573 million (US$17.92 million) and NT$338 million, respectively, for August, increasing 7% and 6% on...