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Taiwanese PCB maker Compeq Co. Ltd has reported a net sales of NT$3.676 billion ($118.8 million) for February, up by nearly 40% from the same month last year, but down by 5% compared to the previous month.
Year-to-date, Compeq has posted total sales of NT$7.54 billion ($243.96 million), up by 19% compared to the same period last year.
07/26/2017 | Tom Kastner
One of the most popular questions we receive concerns the market for M&A. Here is our take on the current market for PCB shops in North America. In general, the PCB market in North America is not growing, which means that to grow, shops either must take market share from others, or grow through acquisitions.
04/03/2017 | Gene Weiner, Weiner International Inc.
The CPCA show held at the China International PCB And Assembly Show was moderately busy even though the new venue was not quite ready (no escalators, the "water closets" not fully finished, the heat was only on for a few hours one day). It showcased products for PCB Manufacturing, Electronic Assembly Materials and Manufacturing Services.
02/09/2017 | Gene Weiner, Weiner International Inc.
This month’s column is a bit shorter than usual as we prepare for next month’s IPC APEX EXPO and its Executive Forum for PCB fabricators and their supply chain. This month also marks the 65th anniversary of Epec LLC in New Bedford, Massachusetts. The company, founded in 1952, is the oldest printed circuit fabricator in North America. Half of its $50 million in sales is reported to be with printed circuits.