Industrial electronics chip market rebounds, says IHS
Apr 15, 14:44
Powered by the freshly fueled gears of reviving economies, the global market for semiconductors used in industrial electronics applications overcame a serious fall in 2012 and roared back to life in 2013, boding well for an even more energetic 2014, according to IHS.
Lite-On Technology March revenues increase
Apr 9, 11:40
EMS provider Lite-On Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$18.275 billion (US$602 million) for March, rising 18.76% sequentially and 11.21% on year, and January-March consolidated revenues reached NT$51.392 billion, up 10.68% on year.
Digitimes Research: LED bulb prices in China fall in March
Apr 8, 11:33
March average retail price for 7W LED light bulbs (equivalent to 40W incandescent ones) in the China market slipped 11.0% sequentially to CNY33.9 (US$5.5), while 9W models (equivalent to 60W incandescent ones) saw a 2.9% decline to CNY44.0, according to Digitimes Research.
Lextar, Unity Opto see increased March revenues
Apr 8, 10:54
Lextar Electronics, a vertically-integrated LED firm, has reported March consolidated revenues of NT$1.123 billion (US$37.0 million), up 27.42% sequentially and 3.22% on year. LED packager Unity Opto Technology had NT$753 million in March consolidated revenues, growing 25.17% sequentially and 6.88%...
Lextar to unveil LED point-light candle lamp
Mar 27, 14:27
Lextar Electronics has announced a new LED point-light candle lamp based on advances made recently in light source design. The new candle lamp illuminates objects from a small pointed light source and spreads outward in all directions as wide as nearly 360-degrees.
Unity Opto to deal out 2013 dividend
Mar 27, 11:26
LED packaging service provider Unity Opto Technology will distribute a cash dividend per share of NT$0.40 (US$0.013) for 2013, according to the company.
Philips to establish Research hub in Africa
Mar 25, 14:09
Philips has announced the establishment of its Africa Innovation Hub in Nairobi, Kenya, which will focus on creating new inventions, as well as bringing these inventions to the market.
Everlight to deal out 2013 cash dividend
Stockwatch - Mar 25, 11:16
LED packaging service provider Everlight Electronics will distribute a cash dividend per share of NT$3 (US$0.10) for 2013, accounting for 85.47% of its corresponding net EPS of NT$0.51, according to the company.
LED lighting market value at US$30.5 billion in 2014, says EORL head
Mar 24, 14:07
Global LED lighting market value is estimated at US$30.5 billion for 2014 and will increase to US$51.6 billion in 2018, according to Liu Chun-ting, director general for Electronics and Optoelectronics Research Laboratories (EORL) under Taiwan government-sponsored Industrial Technology Research Institute...
Delta Electronics develops smart LED street lamp systems
Mar 21, 14:38
Delta Electronics has finished developing smart LED street lamp systems, integrating its power management and heat dissipation solutions as well as data center and networking technologies with LED street lamps, according to company chairman Yancey Hai.
Philips acquires 51% of GLC
Mar 18, 14:28
Royal Philips has announced that it has entered into agreements to acquire 51% of General Lighting Company (GLC), a major lighting company in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), from a consortium of shareholders that include Alliance Holding Ltd. (Alliance), the Hejailan Group, and The Carlyle Group.
Epistar, Everlight post mixed sequential growth in February revenue
Mar 10, 21:18
Epistar, the largest Taiwan-based LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker, had February consolidated revenues of NT$1.982 billion (US$65.4 million) increasing by 4.95% on month and by 57.48% on year, while the largest Taiwan-based LED packaging service provider Everlight Electronics saw those of NT$1.886...
Lextar reports 4Q13 and 2013 full-year financial results
Mar 10, 21:15
Lextar Electronics has reported it consolidated revenues for the fourth quarter of 2013 reached NT$3.32 billion (US$109.55 million). The company's consolidated gross margin was 10.1%, while net profit for the fourth quarter was NT$33 million. Lextar's consolidated revenues for full-year 2013 was NT$13.75...
LED bulb prices to drop further in 2014, says firm
Feb 24, 15:12
Global 40W equivalent LED bulb ASPs rose 0.5% to US$15.30, with price increases most evident in Japan, according to LEDinside. Conversely, the global 60W equivalent LED bulb ASP dipped 0.9% to US$21.20.
Lextar Electronics tops Taiwan LED makers in patent application in 2013
Feb 21, 15:10
Taiwan-based LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker and LED packaging service provider Lextar Electronics filed applications for 208 patents with the Intellectual Property Office under the Ministry of Economic Affairs in 2013, the highest number for the third consecutive year among Taiwan-based LED makers,...
Epistar has order visibility until 2Q14
Feb 11, 11:28
LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar has received orders with shipments scheduled through the second quarter of 2014, according to the company.
Adata January revenues slip 4%
Feb 10, 14:27
Consolidated revenues at memory module manufacturer Adata Technology slipped 4.1% sequentially to NT$2.775 billion (US$91.6 million) in January 2014. On an annual basis, however, sales grew 4.7%.
Cree demonstrates 200-lumen LED concept luminaire
Jan 24, 14:55
Cree has demonstrated its first 200-lumen-per-watt (LPW) LED concept luminaire, which offers more than twice the efficiency of linear fluorescent luminaires, according to the company.
AsiaTree Global Technology promoting LED light automation equipment
Jan 17, 11:49
Taiwan-based AsiaTree Global Technology (AGT) has begun marketing its in-house-developed AT8000 series automated equipment for LED T8 light tubes, and will additionally offer the AT6000 series for LED light bulbs in the second half of 2014, according to the company.
Lite-On Technology sees increased December revenues
Jan 9, 11:03
EMS provider Lite-On Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$20.182 billion (US$673 million) for December, increasing 2.97% sequentially and 16.07% on year. Fourth-quarter 2013 consolidated revenues reached NT$59.231 billion, growing 3.51% sequentially and 11.74% on year, while consolidated...
Adata sees increased December revenues
Jan 8, 21:00
Memory module maker Adata on January 8 reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.893 billion (US$96.4 million) for December, rising 11.16% on month and 10.71% on year, according to the company.
Lextar, Unity Opto see sequential drops in December revenues
Jan 6, 22:35
Taiwan-based LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Lextar Electronics had December consolidated revenues of NT$1.098 billion (US$36.6 million), a decrease of 5.84% on month but an increase of 51.88% on year, while LED packaging house Unity Opto Technology saw those of NT$456 million drop by 14.14% on...
Ralec expected to post double-digit revenue growth in 2014
Dec 27, 15:44
Chip resistor firm Ralec Electronic is expected to report double-digit growth in revenues for 2014, buoyed by brisk demand for LED lighting, growing shipments of metal plate products, as well as its expanding OEM business, according to market watchers.