Panasonic to Show Cost-effective PCBA Solutions for High-mix and NPI at SMTA International

Rolling Meadows, IL (September 16, 2014) – Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America will feature cost-effective PCBA solutions for high-mix and NPI at SMTA (Surface Mount Technology Association) International on September 30th and October 1st in Rosemont, Illinois. Panasonic is also proud to be the show’s Premium Platinum Sponsor, supporting the Golf Tournament and SMTA 30th Anniversary Party as well.

Visitors to booth #235 will experience the continued evolution of the total solutions for “Any Mix Any Volume” theme with the latest screen printer (SPG) and placement machine (AM100). Both the printer and placement machine were designed for North American high-mix and NPI environments. “In addition to the highly successful NPM platform, market adoption of the SPG and AM100 demonstrate Panasonic’s continued commitment to scalable, integrated, and efficient high-mix manufacturing solutions for customers of any size,” said Mark Ragard, General Manager, Electronics Assembly Sales, Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America.

Scalability will be reinforced by exhibiting the ability to adapt production levels to line capacity, integrate new software when a business dictates it, and satisfy the needs of single line facilities to multinational corporations. Integration will be demonstrated for any machine platform or business system, communication with various PCBA systems, and multi-level traceability throughout the SMT process. And efficiency will be promoted through asset utilization and zero changeover, offline set-up, teach, and changeover tools, and any-time inventory management: in-product, in-process, on-floor, or in dry-box.

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About Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America
Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America, a North American source for electronic assembly equipment (SMT), software, and technical support, provides total business systems solutions for electronic semiconductor and packaging companies in the global marketplace through one provider. The company is a unit of Panasonic Corporation of North America, which is the principal North American subsidiary of Panasonic Corporation.

For additional information: Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America, 5201 Tollview Drive, Rolling Meadows, IL 60008. PH: 847-637-9600.

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Kristin Serna (Media Relations) 847.637.9600