Monday 31 October 2011
Asia Optical 3Q11 losses shrink
Asia Optical, which makes optical lenses and digital cameras, has reported third-quarter losses narrowed significantly, with net loss reduced to NT$20 million from net loss of NT$309...
Thursday 6 October 2011
Largan revenues hit record in September
Taiwan-based optical lens module maker Largan Precision has reported unaudited consolidated revenues of NT$1.542 billion (US$51.8 million) for September, hitting a record for the...
Tuesday 27 September 2011
Newmax sees dropping camera module shipment due to weak Kinect sales
Although Microsoft has been aggressive in pushing its Kinect into non-Xbox 360 platforms, the effects of weakening US and Europe economies have caused a drop in Kinect sales, and...
Wednesday 7 September 2011
Genius Electronic, Kinko see August revenues increase
Lens module maker Genius Electronic Optical and lens kit maker Kinko Optical have reported unaudited consolidated revenues rose to NT$880 million (US$30.3 million) and NT$610 million...
Monday 5 September 2011
Ability obtains majority stake in lens maker
Digital camera maker Ability Enterprise has revealed it has invested NT$367 million (US$12.7 million) to acquire a 52.24% stake in E-Pin Optical Industry, a Taiwan-based maker of...
Wednesday 6 July 2011
Largan revenues hit record highs
Largan Precision, which makes optical lens kits/modules, has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.366 billion (US$47.3 million) for June, hitting a record for the third consecutive...
Tuesday 5 July 2011
Foxconn announces plans to expand investments in China subsidiaries
Taiwan-based electronics manufacturing service (EMS) provider Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) has announced it will increase its investments in its subsidiaries in...
Friday 24 June 2011
Lite-On reports record high revenues for 2010
Lite-On Technology (Lite-On) reported record high revenues for 2010 and said it will distribute dividends of NT$2.92 (US$0.10) per share at its shareholders meeting on June 22. CEO...
Friday 17 June 2011
Asia Optical to ramp up handset optical lens capacity in 2H11
Asia Optical plans to ramp up its monthly production capacity for handset-use optical lenses from 6-7 million units to more than 10 million units in the second half of 2011.
Thursday 9 June 2011
Asia Optical revenues decrease in May
Asia Optical, a Taiwan-based maker of optical lenses and digital cameras, has reported unaudited consolidated revenues of NT$2.17 billion (US$75.2 million) for May, dropping 4.0%...
Wednesday 8 June 2011
Kinko May revenues highest so far in 2011
Kinko Optical, a maker of optical lens kits, has reported unaudited consolidated revenues of NT$485 million (US$16.8 million) for May, the highest monthly level so far in 2011, growing...
Thursday 19 May 2011
Newmax cuts into Motorola supply chain with optical lenses
Taiwan-based optical lens maker Newmax Technology has successfully cut into Motorola's smartphone supply chain and landed orders for 5-megapixel camera lenses in the second quarter...
Thursday 7 April 2011
Asia Optical sees increased March revenues
Asia Optical, which makes digital cameras and optical lenses, has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.03 billion (US$68.8 million) for March, up 69.7% sequentially and 11.8% on...
Wednesday 6 April 2011
Largan Precision 1Q11 revenues down over 9% sequentially
Optical lens kit maker Largan Precision saw its consolidated revenues of NT$3.512 billion (US$117 million) for the first quarter of 2011 drop by 9.58% sequentially, mainly due to...
Tuesday 8 March 2011
Kinko aims to ship 184 million glass optical lens pieces in 2011
Kinko Optical expects to ship 184 million glass optical lens pieces for digital cameras, phone cameras, projectors, and other products in 2011, increasing by 16.5% from 2010, according...