Friday 15 July 2011
HannStar Display to ramp up capacity for touch-panel modules and IPS panels
HannStar Display will step up its production of touch-panel modules and IPS panels, with monthly capacity for touch-panel modules to top 1.5 million units at the end of 2011 and IPS...
Friday 8 July 2011
CMI shipped 400,000-500,000 touch sensors for iPad 2 in June
Taiwan-based TFT-LCD panel maker Chimei Innolux (CMI) in June shipped 400,000-500,000 touch sensors for iPad 2, signaling its success of improving yield rates for the product since...
Thursday 9 June 2011
Sintek May revenues up nearly 60% on year
Touch sensor maker Sintek Photronics has posted revenues of NT$851.18 million (US$29.66 million) for May, up 8.3% sequentially and 58.9% on year. For the January-May period, revenues...
Friday 20 May 2011
Taiwan touch panel capacity to double in 2H11, says Displaybank
Displaybank has announced that due to change of existing lines and construction of new lines, production capacity of Taiwan touch panel makers in the second half would double the...
Monday 2 May 2011
Touch panel makers aim for better 2Q11 profitability by improving yield rates
Since the capacity of the top-tier touch panel makers such as TPK Holding and Wintek have all already been booked up, and tablet PC players are turning to smaller touch panel makers...
Friday 25 March 2011
Sintek starts shipments of touch sensors for iPad 2
Sintek Photronics started to supply touch sensors for iPad 2 to Apple in March 2011, and along with orders for smartphone from Samsung Electronics, Sintek expects revenues to continue...
Thursday 3 March 2011
Touch panel maker Wintek sees revenues up nearly 200% on year in February
Touch panel maker Wintek has posted consolidated revenues of NT$5.97 billion (US$202 million) for February 2011, down 14.6% sequentially but up 196% on year. For the first two months...
Friday 25 February 2011
Sintek increase investment for touch panel business
Sintek Photronics on February 24 announced that its board of directors has decided to increase a budget for expanding touch panel business and capacity to NT$20.5 billion (US$687.82...
Tuesday 22 February 2011
TSE fines Sintek for misleading announcements
The Taiwan Stock Exchange (TSE), on February 21, announced it will fine Sintek Photronics for NT$100,000 (US$3,382.1) due to misleading announcements regarding its cooperation with...
Friday 18 February 2011
Sintek chairman asks for focus on reform
Sintek Photronic chairman Chang Wen-yi has indicated that Sintek has successfully improved its position in the industry after years of effort to transform, and hopes the public can...
Thursday 17 February 2011
Sintek not building 5.5G LTPS plant
Sintek Photronic chairman Chang Wen-yi has corrected quotes regarding Sintek's cooperation with Samsung Mobile Display (SMD) in a Digitimes report on Feb 16 saying that Sintek is...
Thursday 17 February 2011
Apple secures 60% of global touch panel capacity, causing tight supply
In order to achieve its internal goal of shipping 40 million iPad products in 2011, Apple has occupied close to 60% of the global touch panel capacity causing tight supply among Apple's...
Wednesday 16 February 2011
Sintek, SMD sign deal for 5.5G LTPS production and touch sensors supply
Sintek Photronics has announced the signing of a technological cooperation and supply agreement with the leading AMOLED maker Samsung Mobile Display (SMD), and Sintek will set up...
Tuesday 18 January 2011
Touch panel makers transform to cover front- to back-end production
Due to capacity shortages for capacitive touch panel products 0150 – from touch sensor, binding, thinning to cover lenses – touch panel makers are now actively transforming...
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%.
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