North America's Manufacturing Future
- Maybe we've done too good a job? Schweber, Bill // EDN;11/14/2002, Vol. 47 Issue 25, p33
Focuses on problems faced by the electronic industry. Effects of improved technology on the market conditions; Increase in the production capacity in sectors of fibre-optics and semiconductors; Fast pace of developments in the industry; Saturation conditions in the market.
- Manufacturing exodus hits UK electronics business recovery. Wilson, Richard // Electronics Weekly;8/14/2002, Issue 2064, p3
Assesses the impact of the decline in manufacturing activities in Europe on confidence in the recovery of the electronics industry in Great Britain as of August 2002. Approach used by small manufacturers to business recovery; Problem faced by Great Britain-based electronic component suppliers.
- Inventories, Backlogs Climbed in June. // Printed Circuit Design & Manufacture;Aug2004, Vol. 21 Issue 8, p6
Reports on the business performance of the electronic equipment industry in the U.S. in June 2004. Increase in the inventories of the industry according to the Institute for Supply Management; Rate growth in orders and production of the electronic industry; Shortage in the supply of electronic...
- So That's the Problem with Forecasts. // Electronic News;11/4/2002, Vol. 48 Issue 45, p26
Provides information on the views of Gartner Dataquest on the production capacity of the electronics industry. Problems of the industry concerning production capacity; Factors affecting production capacity.
- China's EMS And ODM Markets Are Expected To Enjoy Brisk Expansion. // Microwaves & RF;Nov2004, Vol. 43 Issue 11, p23
Reports on the prediction of iSuppli Corp. that the continuing migration of production capacity to China will help drive robust growth for Electronic Manufacturing Service (EMS) and Original Design Manufacturing (ODM) markets in China. Revenue forecasts on EMS and ODM in China in 2008; Factors...
- Telecom vendors outsource more product. Mooney, Elizabeth V. // RCR;07/24/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 30, p24
Presents reports findings on the plan of electronic manufacturers to outsource production in the United States. Factors influencing the decision of companies; Preference of companies for non-asset-related outsourcing agreements; Expectation of an increase in the use of electronics manufacturing...
- Fab Utilization Above 85 Percent. // Electronic News;8/25/2003, Vol. 49 Issue 34, pN.PAG
Reports that semiconductor fabrication utilization has reached the 85 percent mark in the second quarter of 2003 according to Reuters. Rate of increase in the industrial capacity of the semiconductor industry; Forecast of Gartner Inc. on the semiconductor market.
- Fueling innovation with virtual re-aggregation. Willis, Jan // Solid State Technology;Mar2006, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p64
The article reflects the opinion of the author on the virtual re-aggregation in the electronic industry. It questions on the capability of the companies in initiating ways to achieve virtual re-aggregation to answer design and manufacturing challenges. It also stresses on the need for...
- How To Achieve High-Mix, Low-Volume Manufacturing Success. Allan, T. // Medical Device Technology;Nov/Dec2007, Vol. 18 Issue 7, p40
The article discusses important considerations in selecting an electronic manufacturing service (EMS) partner. It focuses on the advantages and disadvantages of outsourcing in medical device companies. The considerations in outsourcing to an EMS company include the assurance of the quality of...