Thursday 7 December 2023
WT Micro's US$3.8b merger fuels ongoing evolution in global IC distribution
In recent years, a wave of consolidation has swept through the global IC trading sector, with companies seeking to stand out in a fiercely competitive market by engaging in mergers...
Friday 6 October 2023
Strategic codes behind major international acqusition deals by WT Micro, AUO
In a significant development within the global technology sector, Taiwan's IC distribution specialist WT Microelectronics (WT Micro) is set to acquire Canadian IC distributor Future...
Friday 6 October 2023
WT Micro to post double-digit revenue growth in 4Q23
IC distributor WT Microelectronics (WT Micro) expects to post an 11% on-year revenue increase in the fourth quarter of 2023, buoyed by strong sales of AI-related products and emerging...
Thursday 5 October 2023
Micro LED supplier PlayNitride to expand production capacity by over 50% in 2024
With Micro LED applications diversifying their development, PlayNitride chairman Charles Li stated that not only do they have two to three new mass-production orders right now, but...
Friday 15 September 2023
WT Micro to acquire Future Electronics for US$3.8 billion
Taiwanese IC distributor WT Microelectronics has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire all of Future Electronics' shares in an all-cash transaction valued at US$3.8 billion,...
Thursday 10 August 2023
Preparing for Apple Watch? LGD reportedly purchased Micro LED patents from Taiwanese company
LGD (LG Display) has reportedly purchased Micro LED patents from a Taiwanese company. Most are on "transfer printing process patents," a core technology of Micro LED. It's speculated...
Wednesday 12 July 2023
WPG, WT Micro post better-than-expected 2Q23 revenue
IC distributors WPG and WT Microelectronics outperformed the upper end of their respective second-quarter revenue guidance ranges.
Wednesday 10 May 2023
Apple's independent development of microLED may create new income for LG Display
The Institute for Information & Communication Technology Promotion (IITP), a state-owned research institute in South Korea, forecasts that Apple's ongoing R&Ds in display...
Friday 5 May 2023
WT Micro expects sales recovery in 2H23
IC distributor WT Microelectronics expects its revenue to hit bottom for 2023 in the second quarter before growing sequentially in the third and fourth quarters.
Thursday 27 April 2023
AMD partner, China-based packaging leader Tongfu Micro reported Q1 2023 results
Leading Chinese IC assembly and testing player Tonfgu Microelectronics has revealed its first-quarter 2023 results, seeing a revenue of CNY4.64 billion (US$670 million), up 3.11%...
Monday 24 April 2023
With continued automobile price cuts in China, micro EV market faces depreciation crisis
Chinese new energy vehicle (NEVs) price cuts have continued to rage on, which in turn has affected the sales situation of micro EVs. Suppliers in China's automotive supply chain stated...
Wednesday 19 April 2023
Advancing into the AR application field: Foxconn collaborates with Ennostar to develop new Micro LED micro-display
Hon Hai Precision Industry (Foxconn) Co., Ltd., in collaboration with ENNOSTAR and Unikorn Semiconductor Corporation, announced at "Touch Taiwan 2023" the development of a new 0.12-inch...
Monday 17 April 2023
FPCB maker Complex Micro deepens deployments in auto, medical apps
Taiwan-based flexible PCB (FPCB) maker Complex Micro Interconnection (CMI) is on track to strengthen deployments in automotive and medical applications to secure new growth momentum,...
Thursday 30 March 2023
China-based Tongfu Micro became world's fourth-largest OSAT player in 2022
Tongfu Microelectronics, a major IC assembly and testing company in China, has posted sales that grew by 35.52% but saw profit drop by 47.53% amid the macroeconomic challenges and...
Monday 13 March 2023
Commentary: Apple actively developing micro LED technology, Taiwan makers may become second suppliers
Apple has actively been developing micro LED technology since it acquired LuxVue in 2014 and aims at initial application of micro LED panels to sports-use Apple Watch Ultra in 2024-2025...
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