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Productronica 2021 Information

Advantek will be exhibiting at productronica 2021 in Munich, Germany on November 16th-19th. Visit us in Hall A2 Booth 362 to discuss our full line of carrier tape solutions; including high precision tapes for chip scale packages and bare die, wide and deep tapes for electro-mechanical components, Surftape®, cover tape, reels, and more. PCBs, semiconductors, […]

Industry News: Global Governments Ramp Up Pace of Chip Investments

The global race for countries to advance their own semiconductor capabilities and capacity is ramping up. The strategic significance of semiconductors and their ever-increasing importance for economic competitiveness and supply-chain resilience has become a focus for governments worldwide. Read more: https://www.semiconductors.org/global-governments-ramp-up-pace-of-chip-investments/

Industry News: The top 10 largest OSATs had excellent growth in 1Q2021

The top 10 largest OSATs (outsourced semiconductor assembly and test) had excellent growth in 1Q2021. Revenues for these companies reached 7.17 billion dollars in 1Q2021, a 21.5% increase YoY, with most of these companies recording double-digit growths. Read more below: https://evertiq.com/news/50053

Industry News: Chip shortage continues

As the chip shortage continues to impact the global electronics market, there has been a steady flow of articles describing the situation and how we got here. One of the best articles we have found is from Bloomberg. It provides excellent information on the evolving demand for chips, supply chain issues, the manufactures, and the end […]

Industry News: Water shortage in Taiwan is impacting semiconductor manufacturing

There is a growing concern about the water shortage in Taiwan and its possible impact on semiconductor manufacturing. For the semiconductor industry to continue operations, great efforts are currently being implemented. However, without significant rain in the next few months, the situation could constrain semiconductor manufacturing in Taiwan, seriously disrupting global supply chains. Read more […]

Industry News: Automobile manufacturers are being hit hard by a global shortage in semiconductors

This surprise shortage in semiconductors has severely impacted the automotive industry. This chip shortage has disrupted supply chains and operations around the world, resulting in temporary plant closures and employee furloughs at the industry’s largest automakers. One of the major factors causing these shortages is the high demands for chips in other consumer markets. Please […]

Advantek Corporate Social Responsibility During COVID-19

Despite the devastating impact of COVID-19 on people and businesses around the world in 2020, Advantek Corporate Social Responsibility has continued in the Philippines but in a slightly different way. The site has supported both online teaching and classroom education by donating e-learning equipment such as laptops, calculators, printer ink/paper, and televisions. Along with that, […]

Advantek Gives Back to Families in Need

As part of Advantek’s Corporate Social Responsibility program, our Eden Prairie office participated in an event, for Project for Pride in Living. It is a Minneapolis, Minnesota non-profit that, “builds the hope, assets, and self-reliance of individuals and families who have lower incomes by providing transformative affordable housing and employment readiness services.” We put together […]

Center for Creative Leadership Program

Advantek’s Senior Leadership Team graduated from their Center for Creative Leadership Program four months ago. The ambitious team of 24 successfully completed a six-month program around Leadership, and here is what a few of them had to say about it: “The CCL leadership training opened my mind to a new way of thinking. In the […]

Electronica 2020 Update

Unfortunately we will not be participating in Electronica this year, as the in-person event has been cancelled. We look forward to see everyone again at Productronica next year. With any questions, please contact axel.held@advantek.com.

SEMICON Taiwan Recap

SEMICON Taiwan occurred between September 23rd and September 25th. Our Advantek team enjoyed the event and appreciated the opportunity to engage with new and current customers.

Advantek Announces Industry’s First Large Hub 7” LOKREEL

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minnesota, USA. 22 September 2020—Advantek, Inc., the world’s leading provider of precision component packaging systems, recently added an enhanced packaging reel to their advanced line of products. Advantek announces the industry’s first large hub 7” LOKREEL, expanding its industry leadership position in delivering plastic reel solutions.  This new RE reel design has a […]

SEMICON Taiwan 2020

SEMICON Taiwan 2020 is less than one month away! It is the premier event in Taiwan for microelectronics manufacturing. SEMICON Taiwan will take place between September 23rd and September 25th. Advantek offers the most complete carrier tape solution in the industry – high precision carrier tapes, cover tapes, packaging reels, moisture barrier bags, and more. We […]

2020 SMT Connect Trade Show – Update

Due to the increasing spread of Covid-19 in Europe and the related Federal government’s guidelines dated 15 April 2020 to prohibit major events until the end of August, the SMTconnect in Nuremberg from 28 – 30 July 2020 has been cancelled. SMTconnect is planning to offer the community a digital alternative to ensure knowledge transfer; using […]

2019 Productronica Thank You

The productronica 2019 was a successful event for Advantek. More than 1,500 exhibitors from 44 countries presented innovations from the fields of electronics production and development. In total 44,000 visitors from 96 countries were visiting the productronica in Munich. This year’s conference has been a great forum for Advantek to show new products and solutions. […]

Productronica 2019 (Voucher Redemption) Munich, Germany

Advantek will be exhibiting at electronica 2019 in Munich, Germany on  November 12 – 15, 2019. Visit us in Hall A2 Booth 236 to discuss our full line of carrier tape solutions; including high precision tapes for chip scale packages and bare die, wide and deep tapes for electro-mechanical components, Surftape®, cover tape, reels, and […]