Chandler

OnTrac Announces Passing of Chairman; Names Successor

Friday, January 17, 2020 - 10:00pm

The OnTrac Board of Directors has appointed OnTrac President, Robert E. Humphrey, Jr., to the role of Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.

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  • The OnTrac Board of Directors has appointed OnTrac President, Robert E. Humphrey, Jr., to the role of Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
  • Humphrey has been part of the OnTrac executive leadership team and board director for over 25 years.
  • I am very proud of what OnTrac represents, the services we provide, and every team member that contributes to our ongoing success."
  • OnTrac is a SmartWay Transport Partner, a USPS Workshare Partner, and integrates with over thirty different multi-carrier software providers.

Microchip Joins Responsible Business Alliance (RBA) – the Global Industry Coalition Dedicated to Corporate Social Responsibility

Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 1:09pm

CHANDLER, Ariz., Jan. 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Microchip Technology Inc. (Nasdaq: MCHP) today announced it has joined the Responsible Business Alliance (RBA), a nonprofit coalition of companies dedicated to the improvement of social, environmental and ethical conditions in their global supply chains.

Key Points: 
  • CHANDLER, Ariz., Jan. 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Microchip Technology Inc. (Nasdaq: MCHP) today announced it has joined the Responsible Business Alliance (RBA), a nonprofit coalition of companies dedicated to the improvement of social, environmental and ethical conditions in their global supply chains.
  • The RBA Code of Conduct is a set of social, environmental and ethical industry standards.
  • Microchip is committed to aligning with organizations and companies worldwide to advocate for principals regarding workforce and labor standards, human rights, sustainability and anti-corruption.
  • Note: The Microchip name and logo and the Microchip logo are registered trademarks of Microchip Technology Incorporated in the U.S.A. and other countries.

Microchip Simplifies Functional Safety Requirements with MPLAB® TÜV SÜD-certified Tools

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 1:09pm

To this end, Microchip Technology Inc. (Nasdaq: MCHP) announced TV SD certification of its MPLAB XC compilers for functional safety, significantly simplifying the functional safety qualification process for Microchips PIC, AVR and SAM microcontrollers (MCUs) and dsPIC Digital Signal Controllers (DSCs).

Key Points: 
  • To this end, Microchip Technology Inc. (Nasdaq: MCHP) announced TV SD certification of its MPLAB XC compilers for functional safety, significantly simplifying the functional safety qualification process for Microchips PIC, AVR and SAM microcontrollers (MCUs) and dsPIC Digital Signal Controllers (DSCs).
  • The MPLAB XC Compilers for Functional Safety will be packaged with additional documentation for qualification of the MPLAB X Integrated Development Environment (IDE) and MPLAB debuggers and programmers.
  • The combination of devices designed with functional safety in mind along with MPLAB XC compilers that are certified by TV SD plus MPLAB Code Coverage simplifies functional safety certification for applications in automotive, consumer, aerospace, medical and industrial applications.
  • For information about Microchips Functional Safety Ready PIC, AVR, dsPIC and SAM microcontrollers please visit Microchips Functional Safety Design Center web page.

Microchip Announces Industry’s First Space-Qualified COTS-Based Radiation-Tolerant Ethernet Transceiver and Embedded Microcontroller

Tuesday, January 14, 2020 - 1:09pm

In addition to Microchips new VSC8541RT radiation-tolerant Ethernet transceiver sampling , the company received final qualification for the new SAM3X8ERT radiation-tolerant microcontroller , its latest Arm Cortex-M3 core processor and embedded Ethernet controller.

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  • In addition to Microchips new VSC8541RT radiation-tolerant Ethernet transceiver sampling , the company received final qualification for the new SAM3X8ERT radiation-tolerant microcontroller , its latest Arm Cortex-M3 core processor and embedded Ethernet controller.
  • They share the same pin-out distribution, allowing designers to begin implementation with COTS devices before moving to space-grade components.
  • The VSC8541RT transceiver is a single-port Gigabit Ethernet copper PHY with GMII, RGMII, MII and RMII interfaces.
  • Note: The Microchip name and logo, the Microchip logo and MPLAB are registered trademarks of Microchip Technology Incorporated in the U.S.A. and other countries.

Entrepreneurs Are Taking the First Crucial Steps Towards Success

Thursday, January 9, 2020 - 8:43pm

"We are excited to have thirteen companies joining in January," said Diana White, CEO of Chandler Innovations.

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  • "We are excited to have thirteen companies joining in January," said Diana White, CEO of Chandler Innovations.
  • Understanding how your solution solves a pain point for the customer leads to better chances of a rewarding product launch."
  • "Our curriculum is designed to help entrepreneurs avoid pitfalls while putting them on the path to rapid growth.
  • Chandler Innovations offers four track-programs throughout the year for those who work, live or own property in Chandler.

Microchip Technology Provides Update on Business Environment

Monday, January 6, 2020 - 9:15pm

CHANDLER, Ariz., Jan. 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- (NASDAQ: MCHP) Microchip Technology Incorporated, a leading provider of smart, connected and secure embedded control solutions, today provided an update on the business environment it is experiencing.

Key Points: 
  • CHANDLER, Ariz., Jan. 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- (NASDAQ: MCHP) Microchip Technology Incorporated, a leading provider of smart, connected and secure embedded control solutions, today provided an update on the business environment it is experiencing.
  • The December 2019 quarter book-to-bill ratio was above 1.0 after several quarters of the book-to-bill ratio being below 1.0.
  • Microchip Technology Incorporated is a leading provider of smart, connected and secure embedded control solutions.
  • Note: The Microchip name and logo are registered trademarks of Microchip Technology Inc. in the USA and other countries.

Microchip Technology to Present at the J.P. Morgan 18th Annual Tech/Auto Forum

Monday, January 6, 2020 - 9:15pm

CHANDLER, Ariz., Jan. 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- (NASDAQ:MCHP) Microchip Technology Incorporated, a leading provider of smart, connected and secure embedded control solutions, announced today that the Company will present at the J.P. Morgan 18th Annual Tech/Auto Forum on Tuesday, January 7, 2020, at 8:45a.m.

Key Points: 
  • CHANDLER, Ariz., Jan. 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- (NASDAQ:MCHP) Microchip Technology Incorporated, a leading provider of smart, connected and secure embedded control solutions, announced today that the Company will present at the J.P. Morgan 18th Annual Tech/Auto Forum on Tuesday, January 7, 2020, at 8:45a.m.
  • A live webcast of the presentation will be made available by J.P. Morgan, and can be accessed on the Microchip website at www.microchip.com .
  • Microchip Technology Incorporated is a leading provider of smart, connected and secure embedded control solutions.
  • Note: The Microchip name and logo are registered trademarks of Microchip Technology Inc. in the USA and other countries.

Arizona, "It's Our Turn!": Jollibee, Home of the Famous Chickenjoy, to Open First Store in Arizona Before Year's End

Friday, December 20, 2019 - 9:12pm

The new store situated at 2800 E Germann Road in Chandler will officially open its doors to the public on Saturday, December 28, 2019 at 7:00 AM MST.

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  • The new store situated at 2800 E Germann Road in Chandler will officially open its doors to the public on Saturday, December 28, 2019 at 7:00 AM MST.
  • The Chandler location will mark Jollibee's 40th store to open in the U.S. and the 49th store in North America overall.
  • Jollibee is known as the 'Home of the Famous Chickenjoy' so a visit to the store would be incomplete without it.
  • To celebrate the brand's arrival in Arizona, Jollibee will offer an exclusive tasting for select fans at the Chandler store the day before the store opens to the public.

Microchip Unveils Family Details and Opens Early Access Program for RISC-V Enabled Low-Power PolarFire SoC FPGA Family

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 1:09pm

In response, Microchip Technology Inc. (Nasdaq: MCHP) is opening the Early Access Program (EAP) for the PolarFire system-on-chip (SoC) field programmable gate array (FPGA).

Key Points: 
  • In response, Microchip Technology Inc. (Nasdaq: MCHP) is opening the Early Access Program (EAP) for the PolarFire system-on-chip (SoC) field programmable gate array (FPGA).
  • PolarFire SoC delivers power efficiency that is up to 50 percent lower power than competitive devices in the industry.
  • Its the first SoC FPGA with a deterministic, coherent RISC-V CPU cluster and a deterministic L2 memory subsystem enabling Linux plus real-time applications.
  • Note: The Microchip name and logo, the Microchip logo, PolarFire and Libero are registered trademarks of Microchip Technology Incorporated in the U.S.A. and other countries.

Microchip Technology Updates Financial Guidance for Third Quarter Fiscal 2020

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - 9:15pm

Microchip now expects consolidated net sales for the December quarter to be $1.244 billion to $1.298 billion, or down between 3% and 7% sequentially with a mid-point of down 5%.

Key Points: 
  • Microchip now expects consolidated net sales for the December quarter to be $1.244 billion to $1.298 billion, or down between 3% and 7% sequentially with a mid-point of down 5%.
  • The original guidance for GAAP earnings (loss) per share was ($0.11) to $0.17 and the original guidance for non-GAAP earnings per share was between $1.12 and $1.32.
  • Microchip is presenting at the Credit Suisse 23rd Annual Technology Conference on Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 8:00 a.m. (Mountain).
  • Note: The Microchip name and logo are registered trademarks of Microchip Technology Inc. in the USA and other countries.