Original Press Release
More Than 130 New Products to be Featured at IPC Apex Expo
Press release date: March 10, 2009
Opening the door to new opportunities for electronics manufacturers
BANNOCKBURN, Ill, USA, March 10, 2009 - In the words of Steve Ballmer, it's "new innovation that lets people do something they didn't think they could do the day before." Opening the door to a new world of possibilities, more than 130 new products and services from leaders in the electronics manufacturing industry will debut at the 2009 IPC APEX EXPO(TM), March 31-April 2 at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Convention Center in Las Vegas.
"Companies need to be smarter about the resources they engage. Today, surviving and thriving doesn't mean doing less," says Steve Pudles, CEO, API Nanotronics Corporation. "Success will come to those companies that continue to seek out new ways and opportunities to do more, more efficiently ... saving money along the way. And IPC APEX EXPO is the ideal venue to cost-effectively find those opportunities."
Nearly 400 exhibitors serving the electronics assembly and printed board industries will display the latest technologies, materials and processes to help companies gain efficiencies, enhance their processes and remain competitive. New products will be introduced by a significant number of those exhibitors, including - AccuAssembly ACL Staticide Air Products Apexyl Enterprises, Ltd. APS Novastar LLC Aqueous Technologies Corp. Arlon Technolgy Enabling Innovation ASC International Asymtek Austin American Technology Corp. BEST, Inc. Blue Thunder Technologies, Inc. BTU International CHEMCUT Corporation Cimnet Systems, a Consona ERP Solution Cincinnati Sub-Zero Products, Inc. Conductive Inkjet Technology CyberOptics Corporation Datapaq, Inc. DEK International DIS Inc. Eastman Kodak Company Easy Braid Co. Electra Polymers, Ltd. EMA Design Automation ESSEMTEC FASTechnologies, Corp. FCT Assembly Finetech FKN Systek, Inc. Global Automation, Inc. GOEPEL Electronics Henkel Corporation HIROX-USA, Inc. Indium Corporation Inovaxe Corporation KIC Koh Young Technologies, Inc. Kyzen Corporation LPKF Laser & Electronics Malcolmtech International Manncorp Microscan Systems, Inc. Milara Incorporated Mirae Corporation MYDATA automation, Inc. Nihon Superior Co., Ltd. North Star Imaging, Inc. Omron Electronics LLC Ovation Products PAC Tech USA Packaging Technologies Inc. Panasonic Factory Solutions Co. of America Petroferm Inc. Pillarhouse USA Polar Instruments, Inc. Polyonics, Inc. Production Solutions, Inc. PROMATION, Inc. Qualitek International Inc. Quantum Silicones - QSI R&D Technical Services Inc. RBP Chemical Technology RMD Instruments, LLC RoBAT Limited SEHO North America, Inc. Seika Machinery, Inc. Shanghai Gold-up Screen Printing Facilities Co. Siemens Electronics Assembly Systems SII Nano Technology Inc. Smart Sonic Stencil Cleaning Systems SOLTEC Corporation Sono-Tek Corporation Taiwan Union Technology Corporation TDK - LAMBDA V.J. Electronix Vision Engineering Wellink YXLON International Inc. ZESTRON America
The new products and services on display will represent a number of product categories, including equipment and materials for electronics assembly, manufacturing and test; chemicals, materials and equipment for PCB manufacturing; design software; and many more. These new products offer practical solutions to evolving industry challenges, such as meeting the requirements of new environmental regulations and deadlines. A complete list of new products to be displayed at the exhibition can be found at the IPC APEX EXPO Online Exhibit Hall.
For more information or to register for IPC APEX EXPO, visit http://www.IPCAPEXEXPO.org.
About IPC IPC (http://www.ipc.org) is a global trade association based in Bannockburn, Ill., dedicated to the competitive excellence and financial success of its 2,700 member companies which represent all facets of the electronic interconnect industry, including design, printed circuit board manufacturing and electronics assembly. As a member-driven organization and leading source for industry standards, training, market research and public policy advocacy, IPC supports programs to meet the needs of an estimated $1.7 trillion global electronics industry. IPC maintains additional offices in Taos, N.M.; Arlington, Va.; Garden Grove, Calif.; Stockholm, Sweden; and Shanghai and Shenzhen, China.