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13 Feb 19
Osram sales impacted by market weakness

Sales drop due to market conditions and political uncertainties hitting business development; Board taking measures to secure revenues.

06 Feb 19
Lumentum looks beyond current slowdown in 3D sensing

Drop in orders affects results, but long-term market for products remains "tremendous opportunity."

05 Feb 19
ON Semiconductor expects strong future in automotive sector

Market for driver-assistance sensors still accelerating despite macroeconomic concerns.

04 Feb 19
II-VI sees revenues rise as Finisar acquisition proceeds

Shareholders now persuaded of the benefits of Finisar deal, says the company.

31 Jan 19
MKS weathers semiconductor headwinds while laser revenues rise

Imminent acquisition of ESI expected to boost future micromachining sales

30 Jan 19
China slowdown weighs on Coherent outlook

Tariffs, debt and waning consumer confidence reduces visibility in key materials processing market.

29 Jan 19
Lumibird hits €100M milestone

Paris-listed laser maker now targeting €150M turnover by 2021, alongside increased profitability.

28 Jan 19
Jenoptik wins two major US orders worth over €12m

Recently-acquired Canadian engineering firm Prodmax gains contracts with General Motors and another auto parts maker.

24 Jan 19
Modulated Imaging to commercialize tissue oxygenation imager

Spin-out from UC Irvine's photonics incubator closes $7M round of series B venture funding.

23 Jan 19
Jingfang Optotelectronics acquires Dutch Anteryon group

Anteryon, based in Eindhoven, was spun off from Philips in 2006; now delivers “customer-specific optical components."

23 Jan 19
ASML remaining positive despite geopolitical tensions

Lithography giant still seeing solid business in China; settles Nikon patent dispute with €150 million payment and royalty plan.

22 Jan 19
SiOnyx lands $20M US Army deal to advance night-vision cameras

Low-light cameras set to be provide US soldiers with technological advantage.

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