Thursday 18 April 2024
Taiwan IPC makers operation status


Thursday 21 March 2024
IPC providers compete for new markets; target net-zero and edge opportunities
From industrial 4.0 to IoT, industrial PC (IPC) manufacturers have played a crucial role in the development process of various industrial issues. The growth in related markets has...
Thursday 7 March 2024
AI to drive US$50 billion revenue push by 2030, says Advantech's KC Liu
Although Advantech saw an unprecedented drop in revenue in 2023, improved gross margins meant that the company set a new high in net profit, furthering its push toward transformation...
Friday 19 January 2024
Inventory correction for IPCs nears end
Inventory adjustments for industrial PCs (IPC) are nearing completion, with a recovery anticipated in the second quarter of 2024, according to industry sources.
Thursday 28 December 2023
Advantech outlines supply chain strategy amidst trade tensions: establishing parallel 'kitchens'
With the ongoing rivalry between Washington and Beijing, technology firms with global operations are assessing their supply chain vulnerabilities. By establishing parallel production...
Thursday 9 November 2023
With China seeing procurement downgrades, IPC firms change strategy
Continued instability in the general environment has disrupted not only the market for consumer electronics but corporate investment in equipment and infrastructure as well. This...
Thursday 2 November 2023
Advantech forecasts high single-digit growth in 2024
The economic downturn and slow recovery in China have dealt a blow to Advantech, with a disappointing number of orders in its main markets resulting in year-on-year double-digit declines...
Thursday 5 October 2023
Industrial PC maker Advantech steps up investment in India
Industrial PC manufacturer Advantech has increased its investment in India, where it has expanded operations in Bangalore and plans to establish a software research and development...
Monday 21 August 2023
IPC makers eyeing China's infrastructure smartification as next growth driver
China's economic recovery has fallen short of expectations, and many industry players are not optimistic about sales there in the second half of 2023. Nevertheless, Taiwan's industrial...
Monday 7 August 2023
IPC makers downbeat about 3Q23 shipments
Taiwan's industrial PC (IPC) makers are downbeat about their shipment momentum in the third quarter of 2023, due partly to the end of shipment deferral resulting from shortages of...
Thursday 3 August 2023
Advantech expects revenue slowdown in 2H23, stressing healthy profit margins
Advantech, a leading industrial computer (IPC) manufacturer, anticipates a decline in revenue to USD$480–500 million in Q3 this year due to client destocking and the sluggish...
Monday 3 July 2023
For IPC sector, key for 3Q23 will be in China and Europe
As consumer electronics gradually completed their inventory clearance, the supply chain reported signs of stabilization in the third quarter. However, due to its specific nature,...
Wednesday 21 June 2023
IoT sector grows amid economic headwinds, system integration matters in exports
Despite global economic downturns, the IoT (Internet of Things) industry has managed to grow significantly as enterprises have not softened their investments in the sector amid the...
Friday 26 May 2023
Inventory situation to normalize by year-end, says IPC maker Advantech
Industrial computer (IPC) and solution provider Advantech believes inventory levels will return to normal by the end of this year.
Thursday 4 May 2023
Advantech steps up global deployment
Advantech, an industrial computing device and solution provider, is stepping up its investment in regional factory sites in North America, Japan, and Southeast Asia, according to...