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Coretronic expects increased BLU shipments in 2H14 following growth in 2Q14

Aug 4, 10:31

Coretronic has announced that its notebook backlight unit (BLU) shipments grew 30% in the second quarter of 2014 to 22.14 million BLUs, up 5% on quarter.

Coretronic finishes capital reduction

Jul 15, 10:30

Taiwan-based backlight unit (BLU) maker Coretronic has announced it has completed its capital reduction with its paid-in capital declining from NT$7.24 billion (US$241.57 million)...

Coretronic ships 7.69 million BLUs in June

Jul 10, 10:22

Coretronic has revealed it shipped 7.69 million BLUs (backlight units) in June (3% sequential growth), 22.1 million units in the second quarter (5% sequential growth), and 43.15 million...

Coretronic ships 7.5 million BLUs in May

Jun 10, 20:57

Coretronic shipped 7.5 million backlight units (BLUs) in May, increasing 8.5% on month, and 35.46 million units in January-May, up 18% on year, according to the company.

Radiant Opto-Electronics sees 18.7% sequential drop in May BLU shipments

Jun 9, 10:21

Taiwan-based BLU (backlight unit) maker Radiant Opto-Electronics shipped 6.228 million units in May, decreasing on month by 18.7%, according to the company.

Coretronic ships 6.91 million BLUs in April

May 9, 10:01

Coretronic shipped 6.91 million backlight units (BLUs) in April, increasing 5% on month, and 27.96 million units in January-April, growing 15% on year, according to the company.

Coretronic expects TV and notebook BLU shipments increase in 2014

Apr 25, 11:12

BLU maker Coretronic expects to see 15% on-year shipment growth for products used in TVs, up from original estimates of 10%, and also expects its notebook BLU shipments to grow 15%,...

Compal sets up BLU subsidiary RiPAL Optotronics

Dec 27, 13:59

Compal Electronics has established RiPAL Optotronics, a subsidiary to manufacture BLUs, to secure supplies of TV-use BLUs.

Radiant Opto-Electronics November BLU shipments highest in 2013

Dec 10, 21:56

Radiant Opto-Electronics shipped 13.718 million backlight units (BLUs) in November, the highest monthly level so far in 2013, according to the company.

Coretronic, Radiant Opto-Electronics see sequential growth in October BLU shipments

Nov 11, 10:29

Taiwan-based Coretronic shipped 6.98 million backlight units (BLUs) in October 2013, increasing 3% on month, while fellow maker Radiant Opto-Electronics shipped 10.859 million BLUs,...

Radiant expects BLU orders to increase throughout September into 4Q13

Sep 6, 12:02

Radiant Opto-Electronics expects its performance to grow on month in September 2013 and continue improving throughout the rest of the year largely due to backlighting unit (BLU) orders...

Radiant Opto-Electronics July BLU shipments up 11.5%

Aug 6, 11:58

Radiant Opto-Electronics has revealed it shipped 8.542 million backlight units (BLUs) in July, increasing 11.5% sequentially.

Kenmos reports huge sequential growth in June revenues

Jul 10, 11:31

Backlight unit (BLU) maker Kenmos Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$487 million (US$16.1 million) for June hiking 71.87% on month.

Open cell business model is a threat to BLU makers, says Radiant chairman

Jun 19, 12:46

The growing adoption of the open cell business model in the LCD panel industry has generated different views on the future of the backlight unit (BLU) sector, said Wang Pen-Jan, chairman...

Wang Pen-Jan, chairman of Radiant

Coretronic ships 5.78 million BLUs in May

Jun 11, 10:35

Coretronic has revealed it shipped 5.78 million backlight units (BLUs) in May, shrinking 2% sequentially, with the corresponding revenues of NT$4.108 billion (US$137 million) growing...

Radiant Opto-Electronics May revenues hit 28-month low

Jun 6, 19:55

Backlight unit (BLU) maker Radiant Opto-Electronics on June 6 reported consolidated revenues of NT$4.138 billion (US$138 million) for May, a 28-month low with decreases of 12.22%...

BLU makers report different results in 1Q13

May 20, 16:35

Taiwan-based backlighting unit (BLU) maker Radiant Opto-Electronics has been seeking out orders from new customers in addition to Apple, which should help bump up the company's revenues...

Radiant Opto-Electronics April BLU shipments down over 20% sequentially

May 7, 15:02

Taiwan-based Radiant Opto-Electronics shipped 8.143 million LED backlight units (BLU) in April, dropping 22.68% on month and consisting of 7.008 million units used in notebooks, 1.023...

BLU makers expect differing results in 2Q13

Apr 29, 21:10

Taiwan-based backlight unit (BLU) maker Radiant Opto-Electronics expects to see a 5% on-quarter decline in revenues during the second quarter of 2013, but expects a rebound in the...

Coretronic expects 50% sequential growth in 2Q13 TV BLU shipments

Apr 29, 10:43

Taiwan-based Coretronic expects its LCD TV backlight unit (BLU) shipments during the second quarter of 2013 to hike on quarter by 50% mainly due to increasing orders from Japan- and...

Local suppliers threaten Taiwan's dominance in China TV LED BLU market

Apr 15, 23:54

China-based LED chip packaging houses have been extending their presence from small-size LED BLUs (backlight units) to large-size models in the China market, posing potential competitive...

Radiant Opto-Electronics, Coretronic expected to see sequential growth in March revenues

Mar 19, 15:43

Taiwan-based backlight unit (BLU) makers Radiant Opto-Electronics and Coretronic are expected to see March consolidated revenues grow on month, according to industry sources.

Tablet growth

Radiant Opto-Electronics February BLU shipments down 13.2% on month

Mar 11, 15:40

Radiant Opto-Electronics shipped 9.542 million backlight units (BLUs) in February, decreasing 13.2% sequentially, according to the company.

Coretronic BLU shipments down 18% in February

Mar 11, 10:24

Coretronic shipped 5.73 million backlight units (BLUs) in February, decreasing 18% sequentially, according to the company. It also shipped 47,000 DLP projectors in February, dropping...

Coretronic expects over 50% sequential growth in 1Q13 tablet BLU shipments

Mar 1, 15:25

Taiwan-based maker Coretronic expects its backlight unit (BLU) shipments for tablets during first-quarter 2013 to increase over 50% sequentially.

Radiant January BLU shipments sequentially down 3%

Feb 18, 22:52

Taiwan-based Radiant Opto-Electronics shipped 10.997 million backlight units (BLUs) in January, slipping on month by 3%, according to the company.

Commentary: BLU demand expected to increase in 2013 due to LED TV and tablet sales

Jan 11, 10:52

Backlight unit (BLU) makers are forecast to see accelerated output value growth in 2013 due to an expected climb in the global LED TV penetration rate. In 2012, large-size LED TVs...

TPV to purchase 9% stake in BLU maker Chi Lin, say sources

Jan 9, 16:06

LCD TV maker TPV technology will reportedly purchase a 9% stake in backlight unit (BLU) maker Chi Lin Technology, an affiliate of the Chi Mei Group, according to industry sources.

Radiant lands nearly all BLU orders for new Apple products, say sources

Oct 25, 15:29

Radiant Opto-Electronics has reportedly landed nearly all backlight unit (BLU) orders for use in Apple's recently announced new products, which will most likely push the company's...

BLU makers post mixed sequential growth in September

Oct 11, 15:11

Radiant Opto-Electronics, Coretronic and Forhouse, three Taiwan-based BLU (backlight unit) makers, saw consolidated revenues for September decreasing on month while fellow maker Kenmos...

Wah Hong September revenues hit record, Radiant September BLU shipments almost flat sequentially

Oct 8, 15:58

Taiwan-based optical film maker Wah Hong Industrial had consolidated revenues of NT$1.141 billion (US$38.6 million) for September hitting a monthly record, while Taiwan-based BLU...

Kenmos Technology 3Q12 revenues expected to double on quarter

Oct 5, 10:44

Taiwan-based backlight unit (BLU) maker Kenmos Technology is expected to generate revenues of NT$3 billion (US$101 million) for the third quarter of 2012, double the figure posted...

Epistar acquires Huga Optotech

Oct 1, 10:51

Taiwan-based LED chipmaker Epistar will issue new shares in order to obtain a 100% stake in Huga Optotech, the firm announced on September 28. Huga Optotech has been officially acquired...

Chairman and president of Epistar

Backlight demand for large-size products continues to be strong, says Epistar

Sep 19, 15:37

Starting September 2012, demand for AlGaInP LED has been weakening, according to LED chipmaker Epistar. Nevertheless, the firm added, demand for backlight applications is still strong,...

BLU maker Coretronic announces net profits of over NT$500 million for 1H12

Aug 24, 01:25

Backlight unit (BLU) maker Coretronics has reported net profits of NT$268 million (US$8.93 million) or an EPS NT$0.35 for the second quarter of 2012. For the January-June period,...

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