MERGES & ACQUISITIONS in ELECTRONIC COMPONENTS INDUSTRY - 2000 {36}


15-dec-00
UMC announces plan to establish the world's most advanced 300-mm semiconductor foundry in Singapore
6-dec-00
LUCENT TECHNOLOGIES MICROELECTRONICS spinoff selects a name
5-dec-00
INTERNATIONAL RECTIFIER to expand analog business with acquisition of UNISEM
30-nov-00
SCENIX has changed its name to UBICOM
6-nov-00
BROADCOM to aquire SIBYTE, leading developer of high-performance microprocessor solutions for broadband networking
31-oct-00
INTERNATIONAL RECTIFIER to expand proprietary business with acquisitions of LAMBDA ADVANCED ANALOG and MAGNITUDE-3
27-oct-00
MICROCHIP TECHNOLOGY announces acquisition of TELCOM SEMICONDUCTOR
4-oct-00
3M to acquire electronic interconnect manufacturer ROBINSON NUGENT
3-oct-00
XILINX announces acquisition of ROCKETCHIPS
11-sep-00
FAIRCHILD SEMICONDUCTOR INTERNATIONAL completes acquisition of KOTA MICROCIRCUITS and MICRO LINEAR’s power management business
5-sep-00
INTERSIL to acquire broadband wireless access leader SiCOM
31-aug-00
VISHAY announces the acquisition of the business of SPECTROL
11-aug-00
CLARE acquires TELTONE technology for new network interfacing solutions
10-aug-00
VISHAY announnces acquisition of CERA-MITE
7-aug-00
AVNET, ARROW ELECTRONICS, and SCHRODER VENTURES consortium to acquire VEBA ELECTRONICS
31-jul-00
ZiLOG merges with wireless connectivity company, CALIBRE
28-jul-00
STMicroelectronics signs agreement to acquire silicon valley innovator WAFERSCALE INTEGRATION
19-jul-00
NATIONAL SEMICONDUCTOR acquires VIVID SEMICONDUCTOR to expand strengths in flat panel display technologies
11-jul-00
PMC-SIERRA to acquire leading MIPS processor company QUANTUM EFFECT DEVICES
27-jun-00
ITT INDUSTRIES completes acquisition of C&K COMPONENTS
21-jun-00
TI to acquire BURR-BROWN
30-may-00
FAIRCHILD SEMICONDUCTOR completes acquisition of QT OPTOELECTRONICS
26-may-00
BOURNS has acquired POWER INNOVATIONS to further enhance circuit protection product portfolio
14-may-00
SIMTEK announces acquisition of INTEGRATED LOGIC SYSTEMS
11-may-00
ACTEL agrees to acquire GATEFIELD
20-apr-00
MICREL acquires ELECTRONIC TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION
4-apr-00
ON SEMICONDUCTOR completes the acquisition of CHERRY SEMICONDUCTOR>
27-mar-00
CPClare changes name and logo
26-mar-00
SIPEX power management portfolio expands tenfold with the addition of ALPHA linear power products
14-mar-00
INTEL to acquire GIGA
7-feb-00
ARROW ELECTRONICS to acquire leading european distributor
28-jan-00
INTERNATIONAL RECTIFIER to buy ZING for $15.36 per share to expand proprietary
11-jan-00
CYPRESS SEMICONDUCTOR to acquire GALVANTECH
20-dec-99
CONEXANT SYSTEMS to acquire MAKER COMMUNICATIONS
9-dec-99
CORNING to acquire SIEMENS' worldwide optical cable, hardware and equipment, and fiber business
19-aug-99
HP unveils AGILENT TECHNOLOGIES at historic launch event