Fairchild Corp. to divest semiconductor, CD units

McGrath, Dylan
May 1998
Electronic News;05/18/98, Vol. 44 Issue 2219, p6
Trade Publication
Details the plan of Fairchild Corp. to sell its semiconductor and recordable compact disc capital equipment subsidiary, Fairchild Technologies (FT). Reduction of the production capacity and decrease employment at FT in March 1998; Search for synergistic merger opportunities to Fairchild shareholders of FT's two manufacturing division.


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