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11.06.17

Kimball Electronics to Present at ECIA 2017 Regional Series: Orlando

Jamey Mann and Paul Grooms of Kimball Electronics, together, will speak about how the company leverages the strengths of their preferred global distribution partners to deliver fully functioning supply chain programs. Read more...

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11.01.17

Kimball Electronics, Inc. Reports First Quarter Fiscal Year 2018 Results

JASPER, Ind., Nov. 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kimball Electronics, Inc. (Nasdaq:KE), a leading global electronic manufacturing services provider of high-quality, durable electronic products, today announced financial results for its first quarter ended September 30, 2017. Read more...

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10.17.17

Managing an Accelerated Journey: Kimball Electronics Featured in HRTech Magazine

Denise Truelove discusses the Kimball Electronics Workday implementation in HRTech Magazine....What do you do when you have just been spun-off as a stand-alone company and are growing at a rate faster than your competitors? You figure out what it’s going to take to continue growing at this pace and what is needed in order to meet your strategic objectives. Read more...

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09.29.17

OrthoAccel Honors Kimball Electronics – Thailand with Outstanding Supplier of the Year 2017

Recently, Jeff Layton, Chief Operating Officer for OrthoAccel visited Kimball Electronics – Thailand. He presented the Kimball team with the award for Outstanding Supplier of the Year 2017. Read more...

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09.27.17

Kimball Electronics’ Jamey Mann Featured in Electronics Sourcing North America

Jamey Mann, Director of Global Purchasing was recently featured in the September edition of Electronics Sourcing North America. Jamey shared his experience and expertise regarding having the right number of capable distributors to avoid shortages and reduce costs for Kimball Electronics in the article titled, “Buyers look to partner with distributors.” Read more...

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08.02.17

Kimball Electronics, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2017 Results

Kimball Electronics, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2017 Results •Quarterly net sales record of $241 million •Fourth quarter net income of $8.1 million and diluted EPS of $0.30 •$12.0 million of cash flow provided by operations in the quarter •Returned $5.1 million to Share Owners through stock repurchases during the quarter Read more...

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07.19.17

Kimball Electronics – Romania Receives Certifications!

Kimball Electronics – Romania Receives Certifications! Recently, Kimball Electronics - Romania received the certifications for TS16949:2009 and ISO9001:2015. Read more...

Industrial News Topic

06.14.17

Hussmann Recognizes Kimball Electronics with 2016 Outstanding Quality Performance

Recently, in recognition for outstanding supplier quality performance, Kimball Electronics participated in the Hussmann Annual Supplier Quality Recognition Ceremony held at Hussmann World Headquarters in Bridgeton, MO. Read more...

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06.12.17

Inspiring Words at the Chief Human Resource Officers Leadership Summit

Don Charron, Kimball Electronics CEO and Chairman of the Board, inspired regional Chief Human Resource Officers (CHROs) with his words about our unique culture and how Kimball Electronics has scaled our Guiding Principles around the globe. Read more...

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05.17.17

Kimball Electronics Receives 2016 Quality Improvement Excellence Award from Nexteer Asia

Kimball Electronics was recognized with the 2016 Quality Improvement Excellence Award by Nexteer Asia. Read more...

Medical News Topic

05.11.17

Kimball Electronics Receives Award From Siemens Healthineers

Kimball Electronics has been recognized with the 2017 Supplier Award for Competitiveness and Collaboration from Siemens Healthineers. Read more...

Automotive News Topic

05.04.17

Indiana-based Kimball Electronics Recognized by Indiana-based Customer Cummins

Kimball Electronics, headquartered in Jasper, Indiana, was recently presented with a Category Partner Award from a customer, Cummins, for “superior performance with a commitment to deliver value.” Read more...

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05.01.17

Kimball Electronics, Inc. Reports Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2017 Results

Kimball Electronics, Inc. (Nasdaq:KE), a leading global electronic manufacturing services provider of high-quality, durable electronic products, today announced financial results for its third quarter ended March 31, 2017. Read more...

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04.25.17

Kimball Electronics Supply Chain Experts Featured in Electronics Sourcing North America

Jamey Mann, Director of Global Purchasing, and Paul Grooms, Quality Manager for Kimball Electronics – Tampa, were recently featured in the April edition of Electronics Sourcing North America. Read more...

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04.06.17

Kimball Electronics Announces Appointment of Director Gregory A. Thaxton

Kimball Electronics announced the appointment of Gregory A. Thaxton to its Board of Directors effective immediately. Mr. Thaxton will also serve on the Audit Committee of the Board. Read more...

Industrial News Topic

03.08.17

Acrelec Selects Kimball Electronics as Contract Manufacturing Partner

Recently, Kimball Electronics was selected as a strategic Contract Manufacturing partner for Acrelec business in the Americas. Acrelec, headquartered in Paris France, is a global company with innovative solutions for the restaurant and retail markets. Read more...

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02.21.17

Kimball Electronics - China Recognized for Safety Management

Kimball Electronics-China, located in Nanjing, recently earned the “2016 Excellent Company on Safety Management” award given by the Nanjing Jiangning government for outstanding performance on overall safety management in 2016. Read more...

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02.15.17

Kimball Electronics Wins Two Categories of Service Excellence Awards

On Tuesday, February 14th, during the 2017 CIRCUITS ASSEMBLY Service Excellence Awards ceremony at IPC Apex Expo, Kimball Electronics was once again recognized by our customers for best in class for two categories. Read more...

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02.03.17

Kimball Electronics, Inc. Reports Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2017 Results

JASPER, Ind., Feb. 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kimball Electronics, Inc. (Nasdaq:KE), a leading global electronic manufacturing services provider of high-quality, durable electronic products, today announced financial results for its second quarter ended December 31, 2016. Read more...

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12.01.16

Kimball Electronics Named CIRCUITS ASSEMBLY 2016 EMS Company of the Year

JASPER, Ind., Dec. 01, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kimball Electronics (NASDAQ:KE), a leading global contract electronic manufacturing services (“EMS”) company that specializes in durable electronics for the medical, automotive, industrial, and public safety end markets has been named 2016 EMS Company of the Year by CIRCUITS ASSEMBLY. Read more...

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11.02.16

Kimball Electronics, Inc. Reports First Quarter Fiscal Year 2017 Results

Kimball Electronics, Inc. (Nasdaq:KE), a leading global electronic manufacturing services provider of high-quality, durable electronic products, today announced financial results for its first quarter ended September 30, 2016. Read more...

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10.10.16

Kimball Electronics, Inc. Announces Annual Share Owners Meeting

JASPER, Ind., Oct. 10, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kimball Electronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:KE) today announced its Annual Share Owners Meeting will be held on Thursday, October 20, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. (EDT). Read more...

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09.30.16

Kimball Electronics, Inc. Announces Stock Repurchase Plan

JASPER, Ind., Sept. 29, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kimball Electronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:KE), (the “Company”), today announced that the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of Kimball Electronics, Inc., at a September 29, 2016 meeting, authorized an extension of the current stock repurchase plan (“Plan”) that was authorized in October 2015, allowing a repurchase of up to an additional $20 million worth of common stock of the Company. Read more...

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09.12.16

Kimball Electronics, Inc. Announces Resignation of Director Christopher B. Curtis

Kimball Electronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:KE), (the “Company”), today announced the resignation of Christopher B. Curtis from its Board of Directors (the “Board”), effective September 9, 2016. Read more...

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08.04.16

Kimball Electronics, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2016 Results

JASPER, Ind., Aug. 03, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kimball Electronics, Inc. (Nasdaq:KE), a leading global electronic manufacturing services provider of high-quality, durable electronic products, today announced financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended June30, 2016. Read more...

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07.19.16

Kimball Electronics Announces the Acquisition of the Assets of Aircom Manufacturing, Inc.

Kimball Electronics (Nasdaq:KE) announced today the acquisition of the assets of Aircom Manufacturing, Inc., an Indianapolis-based contract manufacturing company that specializes in metal fabrication, plastic injection molding, and assembly. Read more...

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06.23.16

Dan Copocean keynote speaker - InnovationsForum Hungary - Inaugural event hailed overwhelming success!

Dan Copocean from Kimball Electronics kicked off the morning with his keynote speech which set the scene for maintaining increasing competitiveness in the Eastern European region. Dan spoke about his experience in establishing an EMS facility within a competitive environment in Romania. Read more...

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06.03.16

Kimball Electronics to Present at Upcoming 2016 Baird Consumer, Technology & Services Conference

Kimball Electronics, Inc.(Nasdaq:KE), a leading global electronic manufacturing services provider of high-quality, durable electronic products, today announced that Don Charron, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, will be presenting at the Baird Consumer, Technology & Services Conference on Tuesday, June 7 at 3:45 p.m. Eastern Time. The conference will be held June 7-9, 2016 at the JW Marriott Essex Hotel, New York. Read more...

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05.23.16

Kimball Electronics to Present at the Upcoming 17th Annual B. Riley Conference on May 26, 2016

JASPER, Ind., May 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kimball Electronics, Inc.(Nasdaq:KE), a leading global electronic manufacturing services provider of high-quality, durable electronic products, today announced that Don Charron, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, will be presenting at the B. Riley & Co. 17thAnnual Investor Conference on Thursday, May 26 at 12:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Read more...

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05.04.16

Kimball Electronics, Inc. Reports Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2016 Results

JASPER, Ind., May 04, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kimball Electronics, Inc. (Nasdaq:KE), a leading global electronic manufacturing services provider of high-quality, durable electronic products, today announced financial results for its third quarter of fiscal year 2016 which ended March31, 2016 Read more...

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05.03.16

Kimball Electronics' Dan Copocean, Keynote Speaker at InnovationsForum Budapest

Kimball Electronics' Dan Copocean, Keynote Speaker at InnovationsForum Budapest - During InnovationsForum Budapest, Dan will expand on the Kimball Electronics approach to Automation for Competitiveness and their strategies for implementing it across his production facility. Read more...

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04.21.16

Kimball Electronics Wins Five Categories of Service Excellence Awards

Kimball Electronics (NASDAQ:KE) announced it has received top honors in the CIRCUITS ASSEMBLY 2016 Service Excellence Awards. Read more...

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04.19.16

State of Indiana Honors Kimball Electronics with Half Century Award

Kimball Electronics was honored with the State of Indiana’s Half Century Business Award on Monday, April 18, at the Indiana Statehouse. Read more...

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04.13.16

What's the Scoop? Chris Thyen Interviewed by Phil Stoten of Scoop at IPC APEX

Kimball Electronics Vice President of Global Business Development, Chris Thyen, talks to Philip Stoten (@philipstoten) about Kimball Electronics strategy and growth plans in Eastern Europe and beyond. Read more...

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04.06.16

Kimball Electronics in the Top 20 of the MMI Top 50™ 2015

Each year Manufacturing Market Insider (MMI), a leading contract electronics industry publication, publishes the list of the top 50 manufacturers in the global Contract Electronics Manufacturing industry. Kimball Electronics Group is situated amongst the top 20 again this year. Read more...

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03.16.16

Real Time with Chris Thyen at the IPC APEX Expo

This week at the IPC APEX Expo, Chris Thyen, Kimball Electronics Vice President of Global Business Development, took some time to talk with Stephen Las Marias, Editor of PCBDesign007. Read more...

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02.23.16

Kimball Electronics – Romania Achieves ISO 9001:2008 Certification

Kimball Electronics announced it has received ISO 9001:2008 certification at their newly opened facility in Timisoara, Romania. Read more...

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02.04.16

Kimball Electronics, Inc. Reports Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2016 Results

Kimball Electronics, Inc. (Nasdaq:KE), a leading global electronic manufacturing services provider of high-quality, durable electronic products, today announced financial results for its second quarter of fiscal year 2016 which ended December 31, 2015. Read more...

11.05.15

Kimball Electronics, Inc. Reports First Quarter Fiscal Year 2016 Results

Kimball Electronics, Inc. (Nasdaq:KE), a leading global electronic manufacturing services provider of high-quality, durable electronic products, today announced financial results for its first quarter of fiscal year 2016 which ended September 30, 2015. Read more...

11.04.15

Kimball Electronics Announces Grand Opening of New Operation in Romania

Kimball Electronics (Nasdaq:KE) announced today the ribbon-cutting and grand opening of a new operation in Romania. Read more...

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09.18.15

Kimball Electronics Featured in PECM 50th Edition of Engineering Excellence

Kimball Electronics is featured in Process Engineering Control & Manufacturing: 50th Edition of Engineering Excellence. The feature article educates readers about our capabilities, markets, locations and commitment to excellence. Read more...

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08.06.15

Kimball Electronics, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2015 Results

JASPER, Ind., Aug. 6, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kimball Electronics, Inc. (Nasdaq:KE), a leading global electronic manufacturing services provider for high-quality, durable electronic products, today announced financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended June 30, 2015. Read more...

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07.24.15

Kimball Electronics, Inc. Announces Live Webcast of Fourth Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results Conference Call

JASPER, Ind., July 24, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kimball Electronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:KE) will announce its fourth quarter fiscal year 2015 financial results on Thursday, August 6, 2015 prior to the opening of the market. Read more...

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05.12.15

Kimball Electronics, Inc. Reports Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Results

JASPER, Ind., May 12, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kimball Electronics, Inc. (Nasdaq:KE), a leading global electronic manufacturing services provider for high-quality, durable electronic products, today announced financial results for its third quarter of fiscal year 2015 which ended March 31, 2015. Read more...

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04.15.15

Kimball Electronics Receives Excellent Supplier Award from BWI Shanghai Group

On April 10, 2015, Kimball Electronics- China was awarded the 2014 Excellent Supplier Award by BWI Shanghai Group at the BWI Annual Supplier Meeting. Read more...

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04.10.15

Kimball Electronics pledges $25,000 to Huntingburg Stellar Fund

Last year, the city of Huntingburg was selected as a member of the state of Indiana's Stellar Communities program, a multi-agency partnership designed to fund comprehensive community development projects in Indiana's smaller communities. To help support and celebrate this unique designation, Kimball Electronics (NASDAQ: KE) announced a two-year support gift pledge to the Huntingburg Stellar Fund of $25,000 ($12,500 for two years). Read more...

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04.02.15

Kimball Electronics – Tampa Team is Tops in Flexible HMLV Test Development

The Kimball Electronics – Tampa Test Development team, while at a high mix low volume operation, has the unique benefit to offer customers an advanced Test Development Engineering service which routinely tackles problems and delivers test processes that are automated, implemented, data captured and engaged to provide traceability. Read more...

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03.17.15

Kimball Electronics' Brian Graham Discussed Near-Shoring at the 2015 IPC APEX Conference

Recently, Kimball Electronics Business Development Manager, Brian Graham, discussed and gave a presentation on Near-Shoring in the EMS industry during the 2015 IPC Apex Conference. Read more...

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03.12.15

Kimball Electronics Awarded Top Rating in Five Categories at the Service Excellence Awards

Recently, Kimball Electronics was awarded the top rating in five of five categories at the Service Excellence Awards sponsored by Circuits Assembly. The awards were presented at the 2015 IPC Apex Expo. Read more...

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02.27.15

EMS Experts! Members of Kimball Electronics Leadership Offer Insight

Kimball Electronics leadership team members offered insight into the EMS industry in a feature article from the February 2015 edition of Electronics Sourcing North America. The article: EMS Outlook: Re-shoring Will Help Drive Revenue Growth in 2015 quotes EMS experts and Kimball Electronics leadership team members Chris Thyen, Steve Korn, and Jamey Mann. Read more...

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02.12.15

Kimball Electronics, Inc. Reports Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Results

Kimball Electronics, Inc. (Nasdaq:KE), a leading global electronic manufacturing services provider for high-quality, durable electronic products, today announced financial results for its second quarter of fiscal year 2015 which ended December 31, 2014. Read more...

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02.10.15

Just In Case You Missed It 'Live' - A "Marvelous" Segment!

Kimball Electronics was the subject of a segment spotlighting the company as a global leader in the Electronics Manufacturing Services industry that aired during Manufacturing Marvels® on February 9, 2015 on The FOX Business Network®. Read more...

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02.05.15

Kimball Electronics to be Featured on Manufacturing Marvels(R) February 9th, 2015

Kimball Electronics, Inc. (Nasdaq:KE) will be the spotlighted company in a Manufacturing Marvels® production to be aired on February 9, 2015 on The FOX Business Network®. Read more...

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02.04.15

New Program Awards Drive Strategic Relationship Between Kimball Electronics and Genetec Technology Berhad

Kimball Electronics, Inc. (Nasdaq:KE) entered into an agreement with Genetec Technology Berhad (Genetec), a world leader in industrial automation, to support the production of multiple newly-awarded programs for a long-standing Kimball Electronics automotive customer. Read more...

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01.29.15

Kimball Electronics, Inc. Announces Live Webcast of Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results Conference Call

Kimball Electronics, Inc. (Nasdaq:KE) will announce its second quarter fiscal year 2015 financial results on Thursday, February 12, 2015 before the open of the market. Read more...

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01.28.15

Kimball Electronics Announces Plans to Expand Capacity in Europe by Establishing a New Operation in Romania

Kimball Electronics (Nasdaq:KE) announced plans today to expand their capacity in Europe by opening a new operation in Romania. Read more...

Automotive News Topic

12.12.14

We're the Tops!

Kimball Electronics was honored with the "Top Supplier" Award from TRW at the TRW Supplier Conference recently in Germany. TRW presented Kimball Electronics with the award for Top Supplier in the Electronics category. Read more...

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11.19.14

Kimball Electronics, Inc. Reports First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Results

Kimball Electronics, Inc. (KE), a leading global electronic manufacturing services provider for high-quality, durable goods electronics, today announced financial results for its first quarter of fiscal year 2015 which ended September 30, 2014. Read more...

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10.30.14

Kimball Electronics Receives Superior Award from Nexteer

Kimball Electronics – Poland was honored with an award at the Nexteer Supplier Conference in Krakow. Nexteer presented Kimball Electronics with the award for "Superior Customer Service" Read more...

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10.09.14

Kimball Electronics Subject of Feature Article in Electronics Sourcing North America

Kimball Electronics is the subject of a feature article in the September/October edition of Electronics Sourcing North America. The article: Managing Continuity of Supply is Critical to Kimball, highlights how buyers at Kimball Electronics work with strategic suppliers to reduce risk and cut costs. Read more...

Automotive News Topic

10.06.14

Kimball Electronics Receives Two Awards from Nexteer

Kimball Electronics – China was honored with two awards recently at the Nexteer Supplier Conference in China. Nexteer presented Kimball Electronics with the awards for "Perfect Launch" and "Superior Customer Service". Read more...

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08.22.14

"Best On-Time Delivery" Kimball Electronics Group Honored with Award from WABCO

Kimball Electronics Group was recently honored by manufacturing partner WABCO, with a 2013 Supplier Award for "Best On-Time Delivery". Kimball Electronics – China, located in Nanjing, China, is proud to be a supply partner for WABCO. Read more...

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06.27.14

Kimball Electronics Group Featured by Electronics 360: Discussion of Strategy to Mitigate Counterfeit Risk

Kimball Electronics Group Director of Sourcing, Jamey Mann, was recently called upon to discuss sourcing strategies to mitigate counterfeit material risk. Read more...

Industrial News Topic

04.07.14

Pumped Up about Partnership! Kimball Electronics and Grundfos Celebrate 5 Years

On March 26th, Kimball Electronics Group celebrated 5 Years of partnership and cooperation with the world's leading pump maker, Grundfos. Read more...

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04.01.14

Kimball Electronics Group Recognized with Future Electronics Global Customer of the Year 2013 Award

On March 19th, Kimball Electronics Group was recognized by Future Electronics with the "Global Customer of the Year 2013" Award. The award was presented to Don Charron, President of Kimball Electronics Group, during the Future Electronics world-wide sales conference held in Montreal. Read more...

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03.27.14

Kimball Electronics Group Awarded Highest Overall Customer Rating at Service Excellence Awards

On March 25th, Kimball Electronics Group was awarded Highest Overall Customer Rating EMS Supplier at the 2014 Service Excellence Awards sponsored by Circuits Assembly. Read more...

Automotive News Topic

03.12.14

Kimball Electronics Receives Third Consecutive Excellent Supplier Award from BWI Shanghai Group

On March 6, 2014, Kimball Electronics- China was awarded the Excellent Supplier Award by BWI Shanghai Group at their Third Annual Supplier Meeting. Read more...

Public Safety News Topic

02.09.14

Long Term Relationship, Speed, and Agility Leads to Expanded Manufacturing at Kimball Electronics – Mexico

The Kimball Electronics Group relationship with Motorola Solutions Inc. (MSI) has been on-going for the past 14 years, and as a result of our strong performance and strategic alignment, we recently expanded our relationship to include a quick manufacturing project in our Mexico facility, Kimball Electronics – Mexico (KEMX). By offering MSI a cost competitive, quick-turn, regional manufacturing strategy, Kimball Electronics Group is able to support MSI with a production strategy with speed and agility and to manufacture assemblies to support an increase in MSI demand. Read more...

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02.06.14

Kimball Electronics Group Rapid Prototyping Capabilities at Jasper and Tampa Featured in Electronics Sourcing - North America February Edition

Kimball Electronics Group Rapid Prototyping and New Product Introduction Partnerships Featured in the February Edition of Electronics Sourcing – North America. Read more...

Automotive News Topic

01.17.14

Cosworth turns to Kimball Electronics Group when speed and performance are essential!

Kimball Electronics Group has been awarded an automotive electronics assembly contract with Cosworth. The contract includes manufacturing of printed circuit board assemblies (PCBAs) and full system assembly of the camera and telemetry system used in the Cosworth Performance Data Recorder featured in the recently honored North American Car of the Year and Automobile of the Year, the Corvette Stingray! Read more...

Automotive News Topic

11.27.13

Kimball Electronics Has a "Leg-Up" with Brose Power Open Tailgate

Kimball Electronics Group has been awarded an automotive electronics assembly contract with Brose Automotive, headquartered in Coburg, Germany. The contract includes manufacturing of printed circuit board assemblies (PCBAs) for electronic controls used in power open tailgate or liftgate assemblies. Read more...

Industrial News Topic

11.06.13

Kimball Electronics – Thailand Welcomes Thermo King and Emerson!

Thermo King Dealers, the Thermo King Team, and Emerson Sales Team visited Kimball Electronics - Thailand last Wednesday. Over 100 visitors toured Kimball Electronics-Thailand, which is the manufacturer of the container controllers for Emerson and Thermo King. The annual meeting of the Thermo King's Marine Dealers took place in Pattaya, Thailand. Read more...

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10.05.13

Experienced, Dedicated, and Fast! Kimball Electronics Rapid Prototyping Services

Whether you have an order for a quantity of just 2 assemblies or more than 10,000 pieces, the Kimball Electronics Group Rapid Prototyping Services can support your prototyping needs. At Kimball Electronics Group we provide a dedicated team with years of experience and 'know-how', as well as dedicated equipment for prototyping to help expedite the process. Read more...

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09.26.13

Stay Closer to 'Home' for Streamlined Savings

Kimball Electronics Group is featured in the most recent September/October 2013 edition of Electronics Sourcing - North America. The feature article describes the recent trend in near-shoring to an EMS partner. Read more...

Public Safety News Topic

08.07.13

Kimball Electronics Customer, Ingersoll Rand Security, Securing Military Barracks

Kimball Electronics Group customer, Ingersoll Rand Security, is providing the military with a "Try Me" program to learn how to better secure military bases. Military barracks maintenance managers are finding that Schlage commercial lock solutions, the CO-Series locks and AD-Series combination locks and readers, are a perfect replacement for hotel-style locks. They are more secure and durable and are especially easy to program and install on retrofit programs. Read more...

Medical News Topic

07.30.13

Kimball Electronics – China Achieves ISO 13485 Certification for Medical Device Manufacturing

Kimball Electronics Group, Inc., a subsidiary of Kimball International, Inc. (NASDAQ: KBALB), announced today that the Company's production facility in Nanjing, China has achieved the stringent ISO 13485 certification for medical device manufacturing. This latest registration provides customers six ISO 13485 compliant manufacturing site options. Read more...

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07.19.13

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) – It's Who We Are!

The concept of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has been a part of Kimball International's culture since its inception in 1950. Each of the Kimball brands has taken an active role in implementing Corporate Social Responsibility in their business, while Kimball International took the lead in publishing their efforts. Now, Kimball Electronics is on board with its very own Corporate Social Responsibility website! Read more...

Industrial News Topic

06.03.13

Kimball Electronics Group is "PUMPED" to be a Manufacturer for Grundfos!

The Kimball Electronics Group relationship with Grundfos Holding A/S has been expanding and exciting over the past several years. Grundfos, the world's premier pump manufacturer recently introduced their new iSOLUTIONS pump application as part of their Red Wolf project. Read more...

Automotive News Topic

05.28.13

Continued Long-Term Partnership Lights the Way

Kimball Electronics Group currently supplies Johnson Controls with LED lighting assemblies for vehicles. With the latest contract, Kimball Electronics Group will now supply the next generation lighting board program, including printed circuit board assembly (PCBA) for the new model vehicles. Read more...

Industrial News Topic

05.07.13

What does Kimball Electronics Group and the Bananas in Your Supermarket Have in Common?

Kimball Electronics Group customer, Emerson, recently launched an informational campaign highlighting their technology that controls shipping temperatures within ±0.5ºF so 37 Billion pounds of bananas can arrive fresh every year. Learn what Kimball Electronics Group and bananas have in common. Read more...

Public Safety News Topic

04.10.13

Long Term Relationship Leads to Expanded Manufacturing at Kimball Electronics – China

The Kimball Electronics Group relationship with Motorola Solutions Inc. (MSI) has been on-going for the past 13 years, and as a result of our strong performance and strategic alignment, we recently expanded our relationship to include manufacturing in our China facility Kimball Electronics – China (KECN). By offering MSI a cost competitive, regional manufacturing strategy, Kimball Electronics Group is able to support MSI sites worldwide, and offer a mutually-supporting plant strategy that reduces business continuity risk. Read more...

Public Safety News Topic

03.22.13

Kimball Electronics Group Hosts Tour of Jasper Facility by NSWC Crane Leadership

Kimball Electronics – Jasper (KEJ) hosted a group from Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division (NSWC Crane), from Crane, Indiana for a facility tour last month. Crane leaders visited KEJ to monitor the progress on a key defense product currently being built by KEJ for Crane. NSWC Crane is a shore command of the U.S. Navy under the Naval Sea Systems Command headquartered in Washington DC. Read more...

Automotive News Topic

03.18.13

Kimball Electronics Awarded Excellent Supplier by BWI Shanghai Group

On March 12, 2013, Kimball Electronics - China was awarded the Excellent Supplier Award by BWI Shanghai Group at their Third Annual Supplier Meeting. Read more...

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03.15.13

Kimball Electronics Featured by Global Supply Partner, Future Electronics

Kimball Electronics Group is featured in the current edition of the Future Electronics quarterly employee magazine, Imagine. Future Electronics, headquartered in Pointe Claire, Quebec, Canada, is a supply partner to Kimball Electronics Group as a distributor of semiconductors and passive, interconnect and electro-mechanical components. Read more...

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03.08.13

Kimball Electronics Group Releases Statement on Conflict Minerals

On August 22, 2012, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") adopted final rules to implement reporting and disclosure requirements as directed by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act requiring certain public companies to disclose their use of conflict minerals originating in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, or the other Covered Countries. Kimball International is committed to ethical practices and compliance with all applicable laws and regulations. Read more...

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02.19.13

For Kimball Electronics Group and Customers: It's about Location, Location, Location

Kimball Electronics – Poland, located in Poznan, has very recently been awarded significant multi-year multi-million dollar contracts from several of Kimball Electronics Group worldwide customers in the Medical, Industrial and Automotive segments. Tom Ferris, Director of Business Development for Medical Solutions at Kimball Electronics Group, recently published an article, "Eastern Europe: A Mosaic of Outsourcing Opportunities". It explains why Kimball Electronics Group chose to locate our facility in Poland and how that benefits our customers. Read more...

Automotive News Topic

02.11.13

Kimball Electronics' New Contract with Brose Automotive Continues "Up-lifting" Relationship

Kimball Electronics Group has been awarded an additional automotive electronics assembly contract with Brose Automotive, headquartered in Coburg, Germany. The contract includes manufacturing of printed circuit board assemblies (PCBAs) for electronic switch controls used in vehicle windows, or "window lift" assemblies. Brose was the first supplier worldwide of integrated electronic window regulator control-units designed to minimize the risk of injury in the event of body parts getting trapped in the closing window. Read more...

Medical News Topic

01.25.13

Kimball Electronics Heats Up with Volcano Corporation

Kimball Electronics Group has been selected as manufacturing partner for an additional program volume for Volcano Corporation. Volcano Corporation develops, manufactures and commercializes a broad suite of devices designed to facilitate endovascular procedures, enhance the diagnosis of vascular and structural heart disease and guide optimal therapies. Read more...

Automotive News Topic

12.10.12

Keep on Truckin' with Kimball Electronics

Kimball Electronics Group has been selected as manufacturing partner for an additional program for WABCO. WABCO is a leading global supplier of technologies and control systems for the safety and efficiency of commercial vehicles. The printed circuit board assembly (PCBA) and final assembly case-up will be included in products that WABCO manufactures and will be introduced to high-end truck and bus models. Read more...

Medical News Topic

11.19.12

Kimball Electronics commends HyGreen on the Frost & Sullivan 2012 New Product Innovation Award in Infection Control

Kimball Electronics Group is the proud manufacturer of printed circuit board assemblies (PCBAs) and devices included in HyGreen® Hand Hygiene Reminding and Recording Systems. The electronic hand hygiene monitoring system has been awarded the Frost & Sullivan 2012 New Product Innovation Award in Infection Control. Read more...

Medical News Topic

11.05.12

Quality and Quantity PCBA Production at Kimball Electronics - Poland

Kimball Electronics Group has partnered with Stratec Biomedical AG for the production of 60+ Printed Circuit Board Assemblies (PCBAs) for in-vitro diagnostic equipment. This High-Mix, Low-Volume manufacturing contract includes extensive Stratec manufacturing audits of the Kimball Electronics – Poland facility. Read more...

Industrial News Topic

10.22.12

Kimball Electronics Measures Up!

Kimball Electronics Group has contracted with FARO, for manufacturing and assembly of two (2) Product Families consisting of twenty-nine (29) printed circuit board assemblies (PCBAs) which will be supplied to FARO. These printed circuit board assemblies are used in high precision measuring devices named Vantage and Edge by FARO. The program is expected to be approximately $7 million in annual revenue for Kimball Electronics and full production will begin in the Spring of 2013. Read more...

Medical News Topic

10.16.12

Getting Patients Back on Their Feet Even Faster

Kimball Electronics Group has entered into a partnership with a major manufacturer of arthroscopy and endoscopy surgical instruments for manufacturing of printed circuit board assemblies to be included in their surgical devices. The new partnership is with a global leader in innovative design, development, and manufacturing of least-invasive orthopaedic, endoscopic, and sports medicine surgical equipment. Read more...

Automotive News Topic

09.27.12

Kimball Electronics Honored During Johnson Controls' 17th Annual North American Supplier Performance Awards Ceremony

Top-performing auto suppliers acknowledged for commitment to excellence in 2012. On September 26, 2012, Kimball Electronics was one of just thirty-four automotive suppliers honored by Johnson Controls. Read more...

Company/General News Item

09.25.12

APICS Recognizes Kimball Electronics with Company of the Year Award

Kimball Electronics - Jasper was awarded the Ohio Valley APICS chapter "Company of the Year" award. APICS, The Association for Operations Management, is the global leader and premier source of the body of knowledge in supply chain and operations management, including production, inventory, materials management, purchasing, and logistics. Read more...

Automotive News Topic

06.01.12

How's My Driving

Kimball Electronics to manufacture automotive performance data recording device for Cosworth to be used in high performance sports car. Both the serious driver and the casual commuter will be able to enjoy the monitoring, recording, and performance analysis features with the vehicle performance data recorder. Read more...

Industrial News Topic

05.15.12

Kimball Electronics Continues Making The Most Of Strong Relationships With Prospects

Kimball Electronics prove that building trust, rapport, and loyalty can turn prospects into customers. Kimball Electronics finalized a contract in April with Cooper Bussmann, due to a strong, working relationship. Read more...

Public Safety News Topic

04.16.12

When It's Critical Your Radio is Charged...Kimball Electronics

Kimball Electronics Group has recently been awarded a contract with Motorola Solutions Inc. for a low-cost multi-unit charger for hand-held radios used by enterprise, public safety, and government workers. The project includes seven printed circuit board assemblies and full unit assembly of the charger. Read more...

Company/General News Item

04.12.12

They Call Us the Teacher's Pet...Kimball Electronics LOVES Tests!

Kimball Electronics Reliability Test Laboratory specializes in testing electronic assemblies, components, and fully assembled units to verify product conformance to specification, and product robustness. Tests are performed for environmental conditioning, accelerated, and highly accelerated life testing. Strong relationships and extensive testing procedures, along with state of the art technical testing equipment, ensure successful testing. Read more...

Automotive News Topic

04.10.12

Fiat 500L with Kimball Electronics on Board

Kimball Electronics Group is currently under contract with TRW Automotive to produce steering Electronic Control Units (ECUs) for use in Fiat 500L vehicles. Kimball Electronics Group also currently manufactures ECUs for TRW for other various vehicles and models. Read more...

Industrial News Topic

03.20.12

Kimball Electronics Group Custom, Nualight, Expects More Green With New Partnership

During this year's St Patrick's Day celebration held in Washing DC, the Prime Minister of Ireland announced a recent partnership valued at $100M between Nualight, a customer of Kimball Electronics Group, and US Based Hussmann Corporation. Read more...