ST. PETERSBURG, FLORIDA, AUGUST 22, 2013 — Plasma-Therm is pleased to announce the addition of Scientech as its Distributor for the Greater China Region (including China, Hong Kong and Taiwan), effective July 1, 2013. Scientech is a customer-focused, leading distributor of semiconductor equipment in the region.
“Plasma-Therm’s 15 years of consecutive customer service awards, including recognition as the #1 supplier of semiconductor equipment worldwide for 2013, along with Scientech’s proven commitment to customer satisfaction, creates a perfect partnership to bring our customers in Greater China the best products and services available anywhere in the world,” said Plasma-Therm CEO Abdul Lateef.
Scientech CEO M.T. Hsu said, “Scientech boasts highly trained engineers in Semiconductor, LED, FPD, and Scientific Instruments industries, which positions the organization ideally to promote Plasma-Therm’s product offerings throughout the Greater China Region.”
Jim Pollock, Plasma-Therm’s Executive Vice President of Sales, said of the initiative, “We see great potential for growth in China and Taiwan, and it is obvious that to be successful in the region we require not only capable sales representation but an organization with long experience, deep service infrastructure and a commitment to customer satisfaction above all. By choosing Scientech as our partner, we have established the critical mass needed to serve our customers in the Greater China Region to the highest levels for sales, service and after-sale support.”
Established in 1979 in Taipei, Taiwan, Scientech was one of the first distributors of semiconductor equipment in Greater China. Scientech has grown over the years and today, with more than 500 people on staff and multiple factories/offices throughout the region, including six locations in Taiwan and nine within Mainland China, Scientech is one of the largest distributors in the region supporting Semiconductor, LED, FPD and Solar industries.
Established in 1974, Plasma-Therm is a U.S. manufacturer of advanced plasma processing equipment, focusing on research and development systems to high volume production in specialty semiconductor markets including solid-state lighting, power, data storage, renewable energy, MEMS, nanotechnology, photonics and wireless communication. Plasma-Therm offers leading etching and deposition technologies and solutions for these markets. Sales and service locations throughout North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific meet the diverse needs of Plasma-Therm’s global customer base. Please visit www.plasmatherm.com for more information.