Volex PLC (VLX)

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Company Description

Volex PLC was incorporated on September 9, 1919. The Company is a supplier of power and data cabling solutions servicing various markets including consumer electronics, telecommunications, datacentres, medical equipment and the automotive industry. The Company operates in two divisions namely Power division and data division. The Power division designs and manufactures power cords that are sold to the manufacturers of electrical and electronic devices and appliances. Its products are used in laptops, PCs and tablets, printers, TVs, games consoles, power tools, kitchen appliances and vacuum cleaners. The data division designs and manufactures various cables and connectors (ranging from high speed copper cables to complex customised optical cable assemblies) that transfer electronic and optical data. Its products are used in various applications including data networking equipment, data centres, mobile computing devices, medical equipment, vehicle telematics and alternative energy generation. The Group has operations in Asia, Europe, North, South America and UK...

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