The European Investment Bank (EIB) is providing a €50-million loan to Prodrive Technologies, a Dutch tech company active in the design and manufacturing of electronics, software and mechanics... Read more


Japanese electrical manufacturer Yaskawa will invest between €20 and 30-million in an electric motors and electronic components factory in Slovenia... Read more

Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) is the elephant in the room. A quick scan of recent news articles pulls up a plethora of missed targets, new legislation, illegal exportation and high technology. A heady mix of information, indeed... Read more

Finnish Etteplan and German EOS, the world's leading technology supplier in the field of industrial 3D printing of metals and polymers, have succeeded in 3D printing metal objects with embedded electronics inside the object in a way that enables... Read more

Today marks the second ever International E-waste Day, to bring awareness to the burden that e-waste places on the environment. The aim is to reduce that burden and save natural resources. More than 100 organisations from 44 countries stand behind... Read more

German audio specialist Sennheiser has opened a new plant in Brașov, Romania, marking the occasion with a celebration alongside its employees. After commencing the first assembly of products in November 2018, activity has now been ramped up to... Read more

Macnica Inc., a Yokohama, Japan-based IP developer has announced the completion of the acquisition of 100% of ATD Electronique. Based in Chatou, France, ATD specialises in distribution of electronic components, in particular image sensors, optics... Read more

LG Electronics has launched its ambitious Zero Carbon 2030 initiative, whereby the company is committing to the achievement of net-zero carbon emissions from all global emissions within the next 12 years... Read more

The group of companies around the Kaufbeuren family-owned company Sensor-Technik-Wiedemann (STW) has undergone an organisational change with a transfer to the next generation. Read more

Another measure in the fight against product piracy: the specialist for refrigeration and air-conditioning technology BITZER has added QR codes to the packaging of its Original Spare Parts. Read more

The 2019 IDTechEx Show is set to feature over 200 exhibitors and 2,500 attendees. The event will showcase the latest innovations in the fields of wearable technology, printed electronics, sensors, 3D printing, IoT, electric vehicles, energy storage a Read more

Sony Semiconductor Solutions has recently upgraded its portfolio of image sensors for high-end Machine Vision and ITS applications. Read more

Seco Tools, a division of Sandvik Machining Solutions, has agreed to purchase the Chinese company Kunshan Ousike Precision Tools Co., Ltd (OSK), a supplier of solid carbide round tools. Read more

US-based Pickering, an electronics manufacturer, has announced it is expanding its operations in the Czech Republic by added a further 3000m2 capacity. Read more

With the end of the year in sight, it's interesting to look back and review what has been new in the world of printed electronics in the last 12 months. Read more

At the InnoTrans 2018 (Hall 6.1, Booth 225), ELTEC Elektronik, a specialist in networking and imaging solutions for mobile applications in rough environments, is presenting the CyBox AP 3-W – the company’s third generation of its CyBox access points. Read more

To improve UV curing options available for the medical, industrial, electronics, automotive and optical industries, adhesives specialist Intertronics has launched the IUV101 LED UV curing spot lamp. Read more

ROHM and Kionix, Inc. have introduced the RoKi Sensor Node, a key component in the new RoKi IoT Platform, utilising Nordic Semiconductor’s nRF52840 Bluetooth® 5/Bluetooth Low Energy (Bluetooth LE) advanced multiprotocol System-on-Chip (SoC). Read more

It’s a technology choice, says Ville Ylläsjärvi, Chief Marketing Officer and Member of the Board of Haltian Oy. LTE-M or NB-IoT chipsets? Read more

  • Waste electronics

  • Etteplan & EOS make 3D printing breakthrough

  • E-waste day

  • Sennheiser Brasov

  • Macnica