Taiwan Industry Updates
Global shipments of ICT (information and communications technology)-based devices, including conventional PCs, tablets, ultramobile premiums (comprising 14-inch sub-laptops and tablets), and handsets, are forecast to total 2.4 billion units this year, for a 4.2% year-on-year (YoY) increase , according to Gartner Inc., a British market research firm.
Gartner also believes that global handse... Full Story
The series of winter storms dumping large amounts of wet snow in the southwestern United States has driven replacement auto-parts traders to increase their inventories to levels that can meet the expected strong demand, and major Taiwanese suppliers of aftermarket (AM) replacement parts have been working overtime to fill the urgent needs of their customers. The surge in demand is further elevatin... Full Story
Interview with Jack Chen,
Chairman of New Taipei City Lighting Association
In Taiwan's lighting industry, Jack Chen, General Manager of the LVD International Light & Energy Corp., is something of an anomaly. LVD International, which he established in 2007, is the first Taiwan-based company to specialize in the design, production, and marketing of induction lamps.
Compared to peers who have... Full Story
The LED packager Solidlite Corp., founded in 2001 in Taiwan, will exhibit a series of patented LED lighting products, including package-free LED emitters, LED remote phosphor caps, LED horticultural systems, and LED sensor lamps at the 2014 Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition scheduled for June 9-12.
The package-free emitters come in three sizes: 1.6mm (L) x 1.6mm (W) x 0.4mm (H), 1.5m... Full Story
By KEN LIU
Founded only last year, Green Ideas Technology Co., Ltd. focuses on the development of smart lighting control systems for LED lights and solar-powered LED streetlights. Recent field tests carried out by the company prove that its dedicated control system can send signals to all of the 120-some streetlights on the National Taipei University campus, whether in building blocks or at ro... Full Story