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IPC APEX Expo 2012

National Instruments wins Vitronics Soltec USA’s IPC APEX 2012 iPad promotional giveaway

Written by dburford Monday, 16 July 2012 21:00

VSiPadWinnerAs a special promotion at IPC APEX 2012, visitors to the Vitronics Soltec booth had an opportunity to view the company’s new YouTube channel and enter into a drawing to win an iPad.  The YouTube channel was accessible at the booth through a QR code, which is scannable by any mobile device that can download a “Scan” app. The promotion continued after the show, which closed March 1st, until the drawing on July 1, 2012.

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Vi TECHNOLOGY awards Macon as best distributor for Americas

Written by dburford Wednesday, 23 May 2012 16:01

MACON_AT_APEX_2012_2Vi TECHNOLOGY announced the presentation of its highest agent honor, the American Representative Challenge Award, to Macon, Vi TECHNOLOGY’s sales representative for Argentina.  The award was presented during the IPC APEX exhibition in San Diego, CA.

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Cobar’s advanced technologies featured in the APEX Hand Solder Competition

Written by dburford Tuesday, 10 April 2012 14:05

BZ_Cobar_APEX_Hand_Solder_Competition_12During the two-day hand soldering competition, numerous companies competed to build a functional electronics assembly in 30 minutes. Assemblies were judged on soldering in accordance with IPC-A-610E Class 3 criteria, the speed at which the assembly was produced and overall electrical functionality of assembly. IPC-A-610E Master Instructors served as the judges.
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Indium Corporation technology expert recognized at IPC APEX Expo

Written by dburford Wednesday, 04 April 2012 08:21

Tim_JensonIndium Corporation Product Manager of PCB Assembly Materials Tim Jensen was recently recognized at IPC APEX Expo for his contributions to the electronics manufacturing industry and for contributing his time and expertise through active IPC committee service.

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Alpha’s Karen Tellefsen receives a fifth IPC distinguished Committee Service Award

Written by dburford Monday, 26 March 2012 16:07

Karen Tellefsen  of Alpha received her fifth IPC Distinguished Committee Service Award on Feb. 29th at the IPC Awards Luncheon at APEX in San Diego, CA.

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LIQUID LOCK technology

Written by dburford Tuesday, 20 March 2012 13:53

Liquid_Lock2LIQUID LOCK Technology reduces operating cost of the cleaning process by saving cleaning agent, water and power, also minimizing the environmental impact of the cleaning process.

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Panasonic “Any Mix, Any Volume” theme yields high throughput at APEX 2012

Written by dburford Monday, 19 March 2012 16:31

nonamePanasonic Factory Solutions Company of America’s (PFSA) “Total Solutions for Any Mix, Any Volume” theme yielded high throughput with attendees at the recent IPC APEX 2012 show in San Diego, CA.

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Seika Machinery holds annual sales and distributor meeting

Written by dburford Monday, 19 March 2012 13:49

Seika_Appreciation_Meeting_APEX_12Seika Machinery, Inc., provider of advanced machinery, materials and engineering services, held its annual sales and distributor meeting on Wednesday, February 29, 2012 during the recent IPC APEX EXPO.

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STI Electronics, Inc.’s Pat Scott is recognized with two distinguished Committee Service Award at the IPC APEX Expo

Written by dburford Friday, 16 March 2012 13:47

STI_Pat_Scott_12STI Electronics, Inc., a full service organization providing training services, electronic and industrial distribution, analytical and failure analysis, prototyping, and small- to medium-volume PCB assembly, announces that Pat Scott has been awarded two IPC Distinguished Committee Service Awards.
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Multiple awards for Assembléon at IPC APEX EXPO

Written by dburford Thursday, 15 March 2012 12:20

NPI_LogoThe IPC APEX 2012 trade show in San Diego was an outstanding success for Assembléon. Assembléon’s latest innovation in pick & place equipment, iFlex, had it's official North America introduction and was well received.  iFlex is unique in combining quality, flexibility, efficiency and cost control in one single machine, thus fulfilling the wishes and needs of today’s industry.

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Rising attendance and lots of positive feedback SIPLACE pleased with results of APEX 2012

Written by dburford Wednesday, 14 March 2012 15:25

SIPLACE_APEXUnder the motto “Simplify your manufacturing challenges”, the SIPLACE team faced its customers’ challenges at the show ‘live’ and presented solutions in the areas of new product introduction (NPI), setup changeover and production run.  In addition to the SIPLACE SX placement platform, the company’s highlights included innovations such as the SIPLACE Smart Pin Support, the flexible SIPLACE Glue Feeder and SIPLACE LED Pairing.

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FHP named “Rep of the Year” by ZESTRON

Written by dburford Wednesday, 14 March 2012 09:58

FHP Reps, a manufacturers’ representative and distribution company, has been named “Rep of the Year” by ZESTRON, a global provider of high precision cleaning products and services for the electronics manufacturing industry.  This honor was awarded to FHP Reps at the recent IPC APEX Expo® for achieving 161% growth in sales from 2010 to 2011 in their territories of Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas, Oklahoma, Colorado and Utah.

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Christopher Associates has the Golden Ticket! Gives “Advertising Grants” at IPC APEX 2012

Written by dburford Monday, 12 March 2012 21:47

The company asked show attendees to wear “Ask Christopher” branded stickers, and some of those who sported their sticker all day received a handsome reward! Late in the day, Christopher Associates Consulting Engineer (and Shea Engineering Services President) Chrys Shea randomly chose sticker-wearers, handing them a Willy Wonka style Golden Ticket redeemable at Christopher’s booth for a crisp $50 bill.

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IPC/APEX 2012 recap: ZESTRON introduces HYDRON® WS 325

Written by dburford Monday, 12 March 2012 11:41

Zestron_logo_apex_expoDuring the recent IPC/APEX 2012, Sal Sparacino, Technical Marketing Manager, ZESTRON, met with Global SMT & Packaging Editor Trevor Galbraith to discuss the cleaning concerns with DI-water processes for high reliability applications and what ZESTRON is doing to offer solutions.

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ASYS Group’s 20 year anniversary at Apex a smashing success

Written by dburford Friday, 09 March 2012 07:52

ASYS Group started their 20 Year Celebration of transforming ideas Into solutions at the Apex Show with new product introductions and trip giveaways to visit the company’s headquarters in Germany for their Technology Days in November. ASYS congratulates the three lucky winners of the Daily Trip Giveaway to Germany.

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Juki kicks off the celebration for its 25,000th shipment with a booming APEX

Written by dburford Thursday, 08 March 2012 23:23

Juki_Team_APEX_12Juki Automation Systems, Inc., a provider of automated assembly products and part of Juki Corporation, kicked off the celebration for its 25,000th machine shipped worldwide with a successful IPC APEX Expo. The three-day event boasted a whirlwind of booth traffic for the company as well as a great deal of interest in the new exclusive technology showcased in the secret room.

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IPC Apex Expo surges in San Diego

Written by dburford Tuesday, 06 March 2012 22:33

The electronic interconnect industry came together at IPC APEX EXPO® last week in San Diego, with the show reporting a 26 percent increase in attendance over 2011 with 4,915 conference and exhibit hall attendees. IPC – Association Connecting Electronics Industries® reported that 407 exhibitors participated in the event, resulting in 8,963 total visitors.

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Captec and MACON recognized for being top representatives for Seika Machinery at the IPC APEX Expo

Written by dburford Friday, 02 March 2012 13:45

Seika Machinery, Inc., a provider of advanced machinery, materials and engineering services, announces its 2011 top Sayaka sales representatives. The awards were presented to the companies during a Wednesday, February 29, 2012 ceremony that took place at the San Diego Convention Center during the IPC APEX Expo.

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EPIC Technologies takes top honors in Service Excellence Awards

Written by dburford Friday, 02 March 2012 12:56

EPIC Technologies won the top award for companies with sales of $101 million to $500 million in the 2012 Service Excellence Awards (SEAs) for Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) providers. The awards program was sponsored by Circuits Assembly magazine and recognized EMS companies that received the highest customer service ratings as judged by their own customers.

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Seika names Top McDry sales representatives in 2011

Written by dburford Friday, 02 March 2012 09:44

Seika Machinery, Inc., a leading provider of advanced machinery, materials and engineering services, announces its top McDry sales representatives in 2011. The awards were presented to the companies during a Wednesday, February 29, 2012 ceremony that took place at the San Diego Convention Center during the IPC APEX Expo.

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