Protest at Samsung headquarters

Victims’ rights groups have formed a picket line at Samsung Electronics’ headquarters, claiming 98 employees of Samsung Group affiliated companies died of leukaemia and other diseases after working at the tech giant’s factories. Back in May, Samsung Electronics vice chairman … Read more

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Subsidiaries of Samsung Group in Calm Before the Storm

THe Samsung Group’s move aimed at spurring management innovation to overcome limits to growth has put Samsung subsidiaries on edge. As business restructuring and reorganization is scheduled in August, subsidiaries are keeping their eyes and ears alert for possible targets … Read more

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SEMCO Takes Direct Hit from Earnings Shock of Samsung Electronics

Samsung Electro-Mechanics announced on July 29 that it reported an operating profit of 8.5 trillion won (US$8.3 billion) in the second quarter of this year, a year-year decrease of 90.5 percent. The company turned over 1.8607 trillion won (US$1.8125 billion) … Read more

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Buyer Claims Circuit Board Parts Were Artificially Priced

Law360, New York (July 21, 2014, 2:52 PM ET) — Panasonic Corp. along with units of Hitachi Ltd. and Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. were slapped with an antitrust class action in California federal court Friday alleging they participated in a … Read more

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Panasonic, Samsung Accused Of 9-Year Price-Fixing Scheme

Law360, New York July 22, 2014, 7:26 PM ET — Panasonic Corp. and a slew of other companies were hit with yet another class action in California federal court on Tuesday accusing them of conspiring to fix prices on a … Read more

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Suit Accuses Capacitor Manufacturers of Price-Fixing

SAN FRANCISCO — Bay Area plaintiffs attorney Joseph Saveri has launched price-fixing allegations against more than a dozen electronics manufacturers over tiny electrical components found in nearly all household technology. Among the defendants listed in the 48-page, class action complaint … Read more

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Nesscap offers 125V Ultracapacitor Modules

Nesscap offers 125V Ultracapacitor Modules.

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Samsung Group to scrutinize underperforming businesses

Samsung Group is said to be carrying out a sweeping “management assessment” on underperforming affiliates in the electronics sector in the wake of the second-quarter earnings shock of its cash cow Samsung Electronics. The audit division under Samsung’s Corporate Strategy … Read more

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Samsung passives business targets UK market

Samsung Electro Mechanics (SEM) has signed Anglia Components to act as distributor for its passive components in the UK and Ireland. Steve Rawlins, CEO of Anglia Components, sees an opportunity to increase the manufacturer’s visibility in the UK market. “SEM is … Read more

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