STI Electronics, Inc. Requalifies for IPC Qualified Manufacturers Listing (QML)

IPC's Validation Services Program announces that STI Electronics, Inc., a multifaceted technical organization supporting the electronics manufacturing industry, has been requalified, at the Class 3 level, to IPC J-STD-001 and IPC-A-610, and  IPC J

Economic Recovery Continues Along a Bumpy Path

IPC releases August 2021 economic outlook report
Economic recovery continues along a bumpy path. In this month’s economic outlook report, IPC’s Chief Economist Shawn DuBravac offers five key observations:

North American EMS Industry Down 2.9 Percent in July

IPC Releases EMS Industry Results for July 2021
IPC announced today the July 2021 findings from its North American Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) Statistical Program. The book-to-bill ratio stands at 1.42.

North American PCB Industry Sales Up 7.3 Percent in July

IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for July 2021
IPC announced today the July 2021 findings from its North American Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Statistical Program. The book-to-bill ratio stands at 1.29.

IPC E-Textiles 2021 Virtual World Tour Starts September 2 in Taiwan

Prospective attendees encouraged to get free “boarding pass”
The first stop on IPC’s E-Textiles 2021 Virtual World Tour will be the bustling electronics manufacturing hub of Taipei City, Taiwan on September 2, 2021.

IPC Commends U.S. Senate on Passage of Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill

IPC issued the following statement from President and CEO John Mitchell on today’s expected passage of the bipartis