Electronic Products & Technology


September 24, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Henkel to acquire The Bergquist Company

Henkel signed an agreement to acquire The Bergquist Company, a privately-held leading supplier of thermal-management solutions for the electronics industry worldwide. Based in Chanhassen MN, Bergquist supplies thermal-management solutions for electronic applications, serving a variety of industries ranging from automotive…
September 21, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

SMTA Toronto addresses conformal coating, potting technology

The SMTA Toronto Branch hosted one of its many educational seminars in the Greater Toronto Area recently, with a session focused on the important role of conformal coating and potting technologies. The session featured two speakers including Jason Keeping P.…
July 8, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Ellsworth Adhesives acquires Wolcott-Park

Ellsworth Adhesives, Germantown WI, global distributor of adhesives, specialty chemicals and dispensing equipment, has acquired New York-based distributor, Wolcott-Park Inc., specialists in industrial adhesives and dispensing equipment. This acquisition strengthens Ellsworth Adhesives’ presence throughout the north-east and allows the company…
July 3, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Family business continues as industry veteran passes

Darrell Vejprava, principal of Modern Tool Electronics in Calgary, passed away on June 16, 2014. He was 52. Darrell built a career in electronics manufacturing, where he spent many years at Nortel, prior to owning his own business – Modern…
May 22, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Calmark and Birtcher brands are now Schroff

Electronics protection solution provider Pentair Technical Solutions, San Diego CA, recently announced that its Calmark and Birtcher products have been rebranded and integrated into the Schroff brand. Schroff, a world leader in electronics packaging design and fabrication since 1962, offers…
May 9, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Laser marking job shop opens in Surrey

Utilizing its state-of-the-art fiber laser technology, a brand-new laser marking shop has opened for business in Surrey BC. Founded and owned by Martin Schwuchow, Proline Marking Inc., provides laser engraving, marking or etching on customer’s parts and components. “The business…
May 8, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Research centres form materials science R&D alliance

The Xerox Research Centre Canada (XRCC), Mississauga ON, and Battelle Memorial Institute, Columbus OH, have signed a strategic alliance to co-market and collaborate on materials science research services. The alliance will allow clients of XRCC and Battelle to access the…
April 30, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Allied to carry Brady cable labeling products

Allied Electronics, Fort Worth TX, have signed an agreement to distribute Brady industrial cable labeling and signage products. Brady is a leading supplier of a complete line of solutions, including printers, barcode scanners and laminators, labels and tapes, signs, lockout…
April 29, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Canadian appointed prez of additive mfg users group

Mark Barfoot, managing director of Kitchener-ON-based Hyphen has been appointed president of the Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) board, becoming the first international board member to hold the president’s title for the US-based association. “I am honored to be appointed…
April 20, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

MG Chemicals appoints Matrix as distributor

MG Chemicals Ltd. Burlington ON, manufacturer of cleaners, coatings, epoxies, shielding, thermal greases and adhesives has appointed Matrix Technology Ltd. Markham On, as a full-line authorized distributor in Canada. “Matrix’s experienced sales force combined with its associated target markets of…
April 14, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Industry-lead conflict minerals web database wins enviro award

An industry-lead conflict minerals and RoHS, REACH web database system for suppliers, www.BOMcheck.net, has been awarded 2014 Top Product of the Year in the Environmental Leader Product & Project Awards. The awards recognize excellence in products and services that provide…
April 1, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Xerox to provide secure materials research services for Authentix

The Xerox Research Centre Canada (XRCC), Mississauga ON, has signed a multi-year materials research services agreement with Dallas-based Authentix Inc., a leading provider of anti-counterfeiting, brand protection and program integrity solutions for the oil and gas industry; currency, branded products…