Tuesday 25 January 2011
Big vendors become even bigger in netbook market
First-tier netbook players such as Acer, Samsung Electronics, Asustek Computer, Hewlett-Packard (HP), Toshiba are expected to become even bigger as second-tier players are gradually...
Friday 14 January 2011
HannStar sets up production lines for glass thinning and cover lenses
In addition to its touch panel module plant in Nanjing, China, HannStar Display has recently started to set up production lines for glass thinning process and color lenses, and is...
Friday 7 January 2011
CPT small- to medium-size panel shipments exceed 350 million units in 2010
Chunghwa Picture Tubes' (CPT's) shipments of small- to medium-size panels increased up to 134% on year and exceeded 350 million units in 2010 and the company aims to ship 500 million...
Friday 7 January 2011
J Touch December revenues down almost 38% sequentially
Touch panel maker J Touch saw its December revenues decrease almost 38% sequentially to NT$486 million (US$16.61 million) due to annual inventory checks at clients, but increased...
Wednesday 5 January 2011
Sitronix and BOE to cooperate for medium- to large-size panel plant, says report
Taiwan-based IC design house Sitronix Technology will reportedly cooperate with China-based BOE Technology to set up production plant for medium-to large-size TFT-LCD panels, according...
Wednesday 5 January 2011
Young Fast, J Touch see December revenues decline
Young Fast Optoelectronics' December 2010 revenues are expected to remain at NT$1.6 billion (US$54.94 million), and total revenues for the fourth quarter are expected to increase...
Friday 31 December 2010
CPT chairman urges Taiwan government to loosen previous-generation restrictions on panel investment in China
WS Lin , chairman of TFT-LCD panel maker Chunghwa Picture Tubes (CPT) and the Tatung Group has suggested the Taiwan government loosens its rule keeping the most advanced panel production...
Wednesday 15 December 2010
Toshiba denies rumor Apple will invest in mobile display subsidiary
Toshiba has denied rumors that Apple will invest in the new production plant of its small- to medium-size panel subsidiary, Toshiba Mobile Display (TMD).
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)...
Thursday 9 December 2010
Giantplus post strong sales of small- to medium-size panels in November
Small- to medium-size panel maker Giantplus Technology has posted revenues of NT$1.015 billion (US$33.7 million) for November 2010, down 1% sequentially but up 8% on year.
Monday 6 December 2010
Young Fast, J Touch expect resistive touch shipments to drop below 40% in 2011
Capacitive touch panel demand has been increasing significantly in 2010. In addition to demand from 5-inch and larger tablet PCs, demand from the handset market is also picking up...
Friday 3 December 2010
Giantplus lands medium-size tablet PC touch panel orders
Small- to medium-size panel maker Giantplus Technology has landed touch panel orders for 7- to 8-inch tablet PCs and will start small volume shipments in December 2010, and shipments...
Thursday 4 November 2010
Young Fast to top touch panel makers in 2010 EPS, Wintek and TPK in 2011
Young Fast Optoelectronics, among Taiwan-based providers of touch solutions, will record the highest EPS in 2010 due to its booming sales of ITO-film touch panels used in handsets,...
Friday 8 October 2010
J Touch posts September and 3Q10 revenue increases
Touch panel maker J Touch has posted revenues of NT$660 million (US$21.49 million) for September and NT$1.64 million for the third quarter of 2010, increasing 21% and and over 60%,...
Wednesday 29 September 2010
Cando to triple touch panel module monthly capacity at Suzhou plant by the end of 2010
Cando, a subsidiary of AU Optronics (AUO), expects its touch panel module plant in Suzhou, China to have a monthly capacity of 600,000 units at the end of 2010, increasing from the...