ON Semiconductor Wins “2008 Best Supplier” Award from Samsung Electro-Mechanics for Second Year RunningSEOUL, Korea– Nov. 10, 2008 – ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ONNN), a global supplier of high performance, energy efficient, silicon solutions, has received the 2008 Best Supplier Award from the Power Division of Samsung Electro-Mechanics (SEM), the leading electronics parts manufacturer in Korea and a major world player. This is the second successive year the company has won this prestigious award.
ON Semiconductor was recognized for its ability to meet the challenging demands of SEM in a constantly changing global environment as well as being able to cater to their requirements in quality, technology, cost, environment and management.
Out of SEM’s 96 global suppliers for semiconductors, PCB manufacturing, transformers and passive components, ON Semiconductor was the only semiconductor supplier to have won this award.
“We are proud to provide our energy efficient power solutions to Samsung's globally popular flat-screen TVs,” said J.D.Lee, sales director for ON Semiconductor, Korea. “We are delighted to have won this prestigious award for the second year running and look forward to furthering our partnership as we develop Application Specific Integrated Circuits (ASIC) business with them.”
Significant and successful design-wins, which have had significant impact on SEM’s Power Division’s impressive growth, also contributed to ON Semiconductor’s successful award win. Due to wide acceptance of the ON Semiconductor’s power solutions, they are now used as the preferred supplier for Pulse Width Modulation (PWM), DC-DC, regulators and also resonant ICs for flat-screen TVs.
Established in 1973, SEM, an affiliate of Samsung Group, has grown into a leading electronics parts and components manufacturer with a sales revenue of US$3.6 billion in 2007.
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