14 September 2010


TriQuint recognizes top suppliers

At its annual Supplier Day Conference educational and networking event last week, RF front-end product maker and foundry services provider TriQuint Semiconductor Inc of Hillsboro, OR, USA announced its ‘Top Supplier Awards for 2009’, which recognize its overall performance including innovation, operational excellence, service levels, and industry leadership.

The categories and winners (selected by members of TriQuint’s Supply Chain and Business Unit organizations) are as follows:

  • Top Supplier of the Year: Ambit Microsystems of Zhongshan, China (a subsidiary of Foxconn Technology Group, the world’s largest EMS provider), which provides semiconductor assembly & test services.
  • Top Supplier of the Year – Florida: NTK Technologies Inc of Santa Clara, CA, USA, which provides semiconductor packaging materials.
  • Top Supplier of the Year – Oregon: Singapore-based MBE Technology Pte Ltd, a subsidiary of IQE plc that supplies epiwafers grown by molecular beam epitaxy for wireless communications and optoelectronic applications.
  • Top Supplier of the Year – Texas: Vacuum Engineering & Materials Inc of Los Gatos, CA, USA, which provides manufacturing, stocking and distribution of thin-film materials.
  • Supplier Excellence Award : Murata Electronics North America Inc, which is one of 54 subsidiaries of Japan-based electronic component supplier Murata Manufacturing Co Ltd.

“The capability of our strategic suppliers to provide us with zero-defect material, position capacity to support TriQuint’s continued growth, and collaborate on reducing costs while developing innovative solutions greatly contributes to our ability to deliver RF solutions that improve the performance and lower the cost of our customers’ applications,” commented Steve Grant, VP of worldwide operations. 

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