Electronics News for April 2012

Electronics News Archive

PLC Holding Acquires Wisconsin Oven Corporation

Acquisition aims to strengthen Wisconsin Oven’s global positioning in key industries.

BASF Acquires Novolyte Technologies

With purchase, BASF becomes global supplier of lithium battery electrolyte formulations.

PMI Index Increases to 53.4% in March

Institute of Supply Management’s industry barometer reflects continued expansion of manufacturing.

Tin Whisker Conference Kicks Off April 17 in Fort Worth, Texas

One-and-half-day meeting will address issues such as risk mitigation, whisker detection and failure analysis.

IPC Releases February Report

Combined rigid and flex shipments down in February, but bookings for both categories show growth.