Winners of IPC Hand Soldering and Rework Competition at NEPCON Vietnam 2022 Announced

In conjunction with NEPCON Vietnam 2022, IPC hosted its popular IPC Hand Soldering and Rework Competition in Hanoi, Vietnam on September 14-16, 2022. Held for the first time in person s

Fralock Earns IPC-1791 Qualified Manufacturers Listing (QML) as Trusted Electronics Designer

IPC’s Validation Services program has awarded an IPC-1791, Trusted Electronics Designer Requirements Qualified Manufacturer Listing (QML) to Fralock, located in Valencia, Calif.                      

PCB Designers to Vie for Design Champion Title at IPC APEX EXPO 2023

Virtual preliminary heats to start this October
For the second consecutive year, IPC is hosting an IPC Design Competition, inviting printed circuit board designers to compete to become the IPC Design Champion of 2023.

IPC APEX EXPO 2023 Offers New Courses, New Instructors, and IPC E-Textiles

New this year, IPC E-Textiles co-located with IPC APEX EXPO
Registration is now open for IPC APEX EXPO 2023, the largest event for electronics manufacturing in North America. IPC APEX EXPO will be held at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, Calif. from January 21-26, 2023.

North American PCB Industry Sales Up 4.5 Percent in July

IPC releases PCB industry results for July 2022
IPC announced today the July 2022 findings from its North American Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Statistical Program. The book-to-bill ratio stands at 0.98.

North American EMS Industry Up 22.7 Percent in July

IPC releases PCB industry results for July 2022
IPC announced today the July 2022 findings from its North American Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) Statistical Program. The book-to-bill ratio stands at 1.39.