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Digitimes Research: Global all-in-one PC shipments to drop 3.9% on year in 2015

Nov 30, 16:01

With consumer demand for all-in-one PCs remaining weak, and Apple's new high-end iMacs and the price cut for previous-generation models failing to drive sales, Digitimes Research...

Wistron and Optiemus set up joint venture in India

Nov 25, 12:10

Wistron has announced the establishment of a joint venture in Noida, a planned new town in northern India, with Optiemus Infracom, an India-based mobile telecom device distributor.

Wistron NeWeb to allocate NT$1.5-1.8 billion in 2016 capex

Stockwatch - Nov 16, 14:42

Networking/communication device maker Wistron NeWeb, expecting a rise in orders, will allocate a capex budget of NT$1.5-1.8 billion (US$46.2-55.4 million) for 2016, the company said...

Compal, Wistron see notebook shipments drop in October

Nov 10, 14:05

Notebook ODMs Compal Electronics and Wistron saw their October notebook shipments drop from a month ago with Compal shipping three million units, down 1.5 million units from September...

Quanta lands server orders from Uber and Wiwynn from Twitter

Nov 10, 00:11

Seeing competition growing fierce, Quanta Computer and Wiwynn, a server subsidiary of Wistron, have turned to target second-tier Internet service providers for orders with Quanta...

Wistron reports revenues for October 2015

Stockwatch - Nov 9, 16:29

Wistron has reported consolidated revenues of NT$56.835 billion (US$1.7 billion) for October 2015, representing a 6.48% drop on month and 1.62% drop on year.

Notebook shipments of Taiwan players from 2006-2015

Nov 8, 16:44

Taiwan makers produced over 90% of the notebooks worldwide in 2008. The top-five notebook makers – Quanta Computer, Compal Electronics, Wistron, Inventec and Asustek Computer...

Wistron sees sharp on-year drop in 3Q15 net profit

Nov 5, 11:56

Wistron has announced its third-quarter financial results, reporting a drop in net profit by 54.7% on year to reach only NT$657 million (US$20.26 million) due to exchange losses from...

Cisco turns to place server orders with Wistron

Oct 22, 15:52

The fourth-largest server brand vendor worldwide Cisco reportedly has recently switched its manufacturing partner to Wistron from Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry)...

Wistron completes treasury buyback

Stockwatch - Oct 21, 22:06

Wistron has announced is has finished its treasury stock purchasing plan spending NT$1.31 billion (US$40.36 million) to buy back 80 million shares with an average price at NT$16.36...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan handset shipments drop over 10% sequentially in 3Q15

Oct 20, 21:37

Combined smartphone shipments by Taiwan-based handset brands and ODMs declined by more than 10% sequentially to 19.54 million units in the third quarter of 2015, according to an estimate...

Wistron reports revenues for September 2015

Stockwatch - Oct 8, 16:29

Wistron has reported consolidated revenues of NT$60.773 billion (US$1.86 billion) for September 2015, representing a 29.19% increase on month and 1.1% drop on year.

Commentary: Taiwan notebook ODMs may not see profitability improve in 2H15

Sep 17, 11:05

The top-four Taiwan-based notebook ODMs all saw their profits decline significantly in the second quarter of 2015, and it still remains unclear if they can turn around in the second...

Notebook players believe September shipments will decide 4Q15 performance

Sep 14, 21:39

Notebook ODMs have mostly seen their August revenues performing better than expected, but are rather cautious about their September shipment performance as it is a key indicator for...

Wistron, Inventec see rising PC shipments in August

Sep 9, 16:00

Wistron and Inventec have announced their August shipments with Wistron shipping 1.6 million notebooks in the month, up from 1.4 million units in July and expected to see the volume...

Wistron reports revenues for August 2015

Stockwatch - Sep 8, 19:49

Wistron has reported consolidated revenues of NT$47.041 billion (US$1.44 billion) for August 2015, representing a 4.97% increase on month but a 2.02% drop on year.

Wistron to buy back 3.13% stake

Stockwatch - Aug 27, 11:08

Wistron has announced a bid to buy back 80 million shares, equivalent to a 3.13% stake, at a price interval of NT$12-23 per share as treasury stock during August 27-October 26, according...

Notebook vendors start RFQ process; competition grows fierce

Aug 25, 14:12

Notebook brand vendors such as Acer, Dell, Hewlett-Packard (HP) and Toshiba have recently begun the request for quotation (RFQ) process for their notebook orders for 2016 and the...

Digitimes Research: Top-5 notebook vendors and top-3 ODMs see dropping shipment performance in July

Aug 14, 15:37

After a short shipment rebound in May and June, the global top-five notebook brand vendors and top-three notebook ODMs saw their combined shipments drop 34% and 24% on month and 17%...

Wistron nets NT$0.32 per share for 1H15

Aug 14, 14:34

Notebook ODM Wistron has reported first-half consolidated revenues of NT$296.78 billion (US$9.4 billion), gross margin 4.67%, net operating profit NT$835 million, net profit NT$800...

Arbor forms partnership with Trade-Van for smart shopping business

Aug 13, 12:45

Following its cooperation with MediaTek and Wistron, Taiwan-based industrial PC maker Arbor Technology on August 12 signed contracts to form a partnership with Taiwan-based Trade-Van...

Quanta reports 7% on-year increase in July revenues

Aug 11, 12:05

Notebook ODM Quanta Computer has reported NT$83.64 billion (US$2.64 billion) in July consolidated revenues, down 21.43% on month but up 7.33% on year. The company has totaled NT$539.84...

AUO sells 3.5G LCD fab

Aug 11, 11:26

TFT-LCD panel maker AU Optronics (AUO) on August 10 announced the sale of L3A, a factory housing a 3.5G production line, to Wistron NeWeb, a Taiwan-based networking/communication...

AUO chairman Paul Peng

Wistron chairman expresses concerns about China supply chain takeover

Jul 30, 13:59

Commenting on the Taiwan government's recent project of providing NT$500 billion (US$15.91 billion) loans to Taiwan's medium-to-large size enterprises, Wistron chairman Simon Lin...

Wistron said to consider moving notebook production out of Kunshan plants

Jul 28, 14:56

Rumors have spread in the IT market that Wistron is planning to stop its notebook production in Kunshan, China and will move all its production capacity to plants in Chongqing and...

Wistron purchases back 60 million treasury stocks

Stockwatch - Jul 15, 21:46

Wistron has announced it has completed its treasury stock buyback plan and spent a total of NT$1.41 billion (US$45.43 million) to purchase back 60 million share at an average price...

Taiwan notebook ODMs face growing competition from China-based LCFC, Uniwill

Jul 14, 22:04

China-based ODMs LCFC (Hefei) Electronics Technology and Uniwill Technology are expected to have notebook shipments in 2015 significantly increasing on year, posing increasing competitive...

Inventec sees on-month growth in June revenues; Wistron reports growth in notebook shipments

Jul 8, 21:34

Inventec has announced consolidated revenues of NT$31.2 billion (US$1.01 billion) for June, up 9.7% on month, but down 9.7% on year with combined consolidated revenues for the first...

Wistron reports revenues for June 2015

Stockwatch - Jul 8, 20:19

Wistron has reported consolidated revenues of NT$54.068 billion (US$1.74 billion) for June 2015, representing a 20.48% increase on month and 9.96% increase on year.

Wistron conservative about 2H15 notebook shipments, says chairman

Jun 29, 11:19

Wistron's first-half 2015 notebook shipments fell far short of expectation and the second-half volume will not grow more than 10% sequentially, according to company chairman and CEO...

Wistron chairman and CEO Simon Lin

Wistron acquires own-brand tablet orders from Tesco in the UK, says paper

Newswatch - Jun 15, 15:42

The UK's largest channel retailer Tesco's second-generation own-brand tablet, the Hudl 2, featuring an 8-inch display and priced at GBP99 (US$154) has recently entered mass shipments...

Wistron sees notebook shipments decline in May; expects sequential drop in 2Q15 shipments

Jun 8, 21:57

Wistron shipped 1.3 million notebooks in May, down 7.14% from 1.4 million units in April and the company currently expects the volume in the second quarter to suffer a sequential...

Wistron revenues rise on year in May

Stockwatch - Jun 8, 16:10

Wistron has reported consolidated revenues of NT$44.879 billion (US$1.44 billion) for May 2015, representing a 4.5% drop on month and 2.39% increase on year.

Wistron expanding presence in cloud computing industry, says paper

Newswatch - Jun 1, 14:53

Wistron has been aggressively expanding its presence in the cloud computing industry and has cooperated with hospitals in Taiwan to launch telemedical applications in China and will...

Taiwan ODMs to snap up all orders for next generation iPhone, say sources

May 27, 11:32

Taiwan-based handset ODMs will continue to snap up all orders for production of next generation iPhone devices despite recent market rumors indicating that Apple plans to add a China-based...

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    Lenovo IdeaPad Y560D 3D notebook

    Lenovo has recently announced a 3D notebook, the IdeaPad Y560D, which is equipped with a 15.6-inch screen, Intel Core i7 processor and an ATI Radeon HD 5730 graphics card at a price...

    Photo: Company, Jun 23.

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    Simon Lin, chairman of Wistron

    Wistron is expected to outpace other notebook vendors in Taiwan and record earnings per share (EPS) of more than NT$1 for the first half of this year

    Photo: David Tzeng, DigiTimes, Jun 10.

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