ON Semi confirms 200 layoffs, fab closure

Deffree, Suzanne
March 2008
Electronic News;3/24/2008, Vol. 54 Issue 12, p11
Trade Publication
The article reports on the plans confirmed by ON Semiconductor to cut about 200 global employees and close a 5-inch fab as it merges in AMI Semiconductor. Keith Jackson, ON president and chief executive officer (CEO), said that the acquisition brings together ON Semiconductor's leading standard products, operational excellence and manufacturing infrastructure with substantial custom product portfolio of AMIS. It was confirmed that the merged company will see approximately 60 employees to be laid off.


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