Electronics News for January 2012

Electronics News Archive

IPC Releases Printed Circuit Board Results for December 2011

Rigid PCB shipments offer 3.6 percent, but bookings increased 0.1 percent compared to the same period a year ago.

DENSO and Yazaki Corporations Plead Guilty to Automotive Parts Price Fixing

Auto parts suppliers agree to pay a total of $548 million in criminal fines.

U.S. Industrial Production Rises 0.4 Percent in December

Increase caps 10th consecutive quarterly gain.

IPC APEX Expo To Address Timely Regulatory Issues

Industry experts to discuss pending conflict materials regulations at IPC APEX next month.

Manufacturing Technology Orders Up 73.9% from 2010

Statistics provide evidence that manufacturing industries are investing in capital metalworking equipment.

U.S. Unemployment rate dips to 8.5% in December

Job gains occurred in manufacturing sector, transportation and warehousing, retail trade, health care, and mining.

OM Group Acquires Rahu Catalytics

Purchase Bolsters OM Group's Specialty Chemicals Segment

Enthone Expands Marketing Staff

Denise Fucci named Manager of e-Marketing Communications, Enthone