General Electric to Close Capacitor Factory

General Electric to Close Capacitor Factory in 2014 In late 2014, General Electric is expected to close its capacitor factory in Fort Edward, NY in favor of moving the operations… [more]

General Electric to Close Capacitor Factory General Electric to Close Capacitor Factory

Global Passive Component (Capacitor, Inductor, Resistor) Market and Lead Times in FY2013

Based on industry expert estimates*, global market dollar value for FY2012 (ending March 31) is expected to decrease by 7%.  The decrease correlates with the earthquake in Tohoku in… [more]

Global Passive Component (Capacitor, Inductor, Resistor) Market and Lead Times in FY2013 Global Passive Component (Capacitor, Inductor, Resistor) Market and Lead Times in FY2013

Yageo Posts Month on Month Loss of 7.1% for June

Yageo Corporation (TPE:2327), a leading passive electronic components supplier of multilayer ceramic capacitors, chip resistors, electrolytic capacitors, inductors, and others, announced… [more]

Yageo Posts Month on Month Loss of 7.1% for June Yageo Posts Month on Month Loss of 7.1% for June

AVX agrees to acquire the Tantalum Division of Nichicon Corporation

Press Release - 10/16/2012 AVX Corporation (AVX) reported that it has signed an agreement with Nichicon Corporation to purchase its Tantalum Component Division for approximately… [more]

AVX agrees to acquire the Tantalum Division of Nichicon Corporation AVX agrees to acquire the Tantalum Division of Nichicon Corporation

Supercapacitor Market Report Outlines 60 Year Corporate Development

A new market research report on the global markets for carbon and hybrid supercapacitors shows the corporate development for double layer carbon supercapacitor technology from 1953… [more]

Supercapacitor Market Report Outlines 60 Year Corporate Development Supercapacitor Market Report Outlines 60 Year Corporate Development

Aerovox Corp. – Tightly-controlled design and manufacturing processes reduce risk of film capacitor failure

Tightly- controlled design and manufacturing processes at Aerovox Corp. reduce risk of film capacitor failure By Ed Lobo, SVP/CTO, Aerovox Corp., New Bedford, Massachusetts   Electrical… [more]

Aerovox Corp. – Tightly-controlled design and manufacturing processes reduce risk of film capacitor failure Aerovox Corp. - Tightly-controlled design and manufacturing processes reduce risk of film capacitor failure

KOA Speer Introduces TLR1E, One of Industry’s First 0402-Sized Metal Plate Resistors

From KOA Speer: Bradford, PA - October 18, 2012 KOA Speer Electronics is pleased to introduce the TLR1E, one of the first metal plate resistors in a 0402 package on the market.… [more]

KOA Speer Introduces TLR1E, One of Industry’s First 0402-Sized Metal Plate Resistors KOA Speer Introduces TLR1E, One of Industry's First 0402-Sized Metal Plate Resistors

Important Market Trends Impacting Metal Oxide Varistors: 2012-2016

This story addresses important market trends impacting the global demand for metal oxide varistors, which are key components used to protect sensitive electronic products from the impacts… [more]

Important Market Trends Impacting Metal Oxide Varistors: 2012-2016 Important Market Trends Impacting Metal Oxide Varistors: 2012-2016

KOA Speer Adds 2 Watt 2010 Size Metal Plate Chip Current Sense Resistor

BRADFORD, PA – November 14, 2014– KOA Speer Electronics introduces the new TLR2HW metal plate chip current sense resistor in a 2010 size, featuring a 2-watt power rating and ultra… [more]

KOA Speer Adds 2 Watt 2010 Size Metal Plate Chip Current Sense Resistor KOA Speer Adds 2 Watt 2010 Size Metal Plate Chip Current Sense Resistor

KOA Speer Adds 2 Watt 2010 Size Metal Plate Chip Current Sense Resistor

BRADFORD, PA – November 14, 2014– KOA Speer Electronics introduces the new TLR2HW metal plate chip current sense resistor in a 2010 size, featuring a 2-watt power rating and ultra…

H.C. Starck and Ningxia reach Settlement Agreement in Tantalum Powder Patent Infringement Case

Munich (Germany), November 13, 2014. H.C. Starck, one of the leading manufacturers of technology metals and advanced ceramics, has reached a settlement agreement in an ongoing patent infringement complaint with…

General Electric to Close Capacitor Factory

General Electric to Close Capacitor Factory in 2014 In late 2014, General Electric is expected to close its capacitor factory in Fort Edward, NY in favor of moving the operations…

Aerovox Promotes Use of Dual-Level HID Lighting Capacitors to Help Save Energy

July 15, 2013 Aerovox Promotes Use of Dual-Level HID Lighting Capacitors to Help Save Energy Supports company commitment to increasing energy efficiency New Bedford, MA (July 15, 2013) – Aerovox…

Figure 1.1: Supercapacitor Market Development: 1953-2013

Supercapacitor Market Report Outlines 60 Year Corporate Development

A new market research report on the global markets for carbon and hybrid supercapacitors shows the corporate development for double layer carbon supercapacitor technology from 1953 to 1960, and includes…

IPDiA offers Advanced Foundry Services to Medical and Hi-Rel companies

IPDiA offers Advanced Foundry Services to Medical and Hi-Rel companies After obtaining ISO 13485 certification in 2012 for medical devices, IPDiA unveils its ability to offer semiconductor process optimization and…

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Capacitor Foil: World Market Outlook: 2013-2018 ISBN# 1-893211-72-X (2013).

This new market research study from Paumanok Publications, Inc. offers visibility to a granular level on the supply chain for anode and cathode foils to the aluminum electrolytic capacitor industry….

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Aerovox Corp. – Tightly-controlled design and manufacturing processes reduce risk of film capacitor failure

Tightly- controlled design and manufacturing processes at Aerovox Corp. reduce risk of film capacitor failure By Ed Lobo, SVP/CTO, Aerovox Corp., New Bedford, Massachusetts   Electrical capacitor failures due to…

Aerovox Announces Appointment of Marco Castillo to International Sales Manager

Aerovox Announces Appointment of Marco Castillo to International Sales Manager Supports focus on company growth in international markets New Bedford, MA (February 28, 2013) – Aerovox Corp. has announced that Marco…

Plastic Dielectric Films For The Capacitor Industry: World Markets, Technologies & Opportunities: 2013-2018 ISBN # 0-929717-87-2 (FILM2013).

Paumanok Publications, Inc. has released its 2013 report on the global supply chain for plastic dielectric films to the capacitor industry with market forecasts to 2018. The study focuses on…