Amkor and Unitive form manufacturing alliance.Amkor Technology Amkor Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMKR) is a high-tech semiconductor product manufacturer that includes Intel and IBM among its primary customers. Previously headquartered in West Chester, Pennsylvania, United States, Amkor recently announced that it will move to Chandler, , Inc. (Chandler, AZ), a provider of contract microelectronics assembly and test services, and Unitive u·ni·tive
Serving to unite; tending to promote unity. , Inc. (Hsin-Chu, Taiwan) have expanded their two-year relationship by entering into a strategic manufacturing alliance to collaborate on turn-key manufacturing services using Unitive's wafer-level packaging solutions and Amkor's advanced packaging and test capabilities.
Under the agreement, Unitive will become Amkor's primary source of wafer-level packaging solutions in Taiwan--providing wafer-level design, repassivation, redistribution re·dis·tri·bu·tion
1. The act or process of redistributing.
2. An economic theory or policy that advocates reducing inequalities in the distribution of wealth. and bumping services. Amkor will provide a broad range of packaging and test services, including probe, wafer thinning, substrate design and procurement The fancy word for "purchasing." The procurement department within an organization manages all the major purchases. , assembly and final test. Together, Amkor and Unitive will provide their joint customers with coordinated project management, logistics tracking and technical support.