Cohu Completes Acquisition of Xcerra

ECT Contact Products continues to be your leading supplier for electronic interconnects

On October 1, 2018 Cohu, Inc. (NASDAQ: Cohu) announced the completion of its acquisition of Xcerra Corporation, the parent company of Everett Charles Technologies (ECT). The combination creates a global leader in back-end semiconductor equipment and services, and printed circuit board testing with a breadth of products that are unmatched in the industry.

As Xcerra joins Cohu, we become a leading company in the semiconductor supply chain, focused on test and handling equipment, thermal subsystems, test contacting, vision inspection and MEMS test solutions.

Our enhanced product portfolio will give our customers the best possible combination of technologies to match their business and technical needs, focused on increasing yield, reducing cost of test and accelerating time-to-market.

We are committed to making the process of integrating both companies seamless to your customer’s operations and experience with us. Continuity of all customer sales, service and support relationships, and contracts will be maintained.

  • ECT Contact Products will continue to do business as usual without interruption under the ECT brand name.
  • ECT’s website and e-shop will remain unchanged; search for products, download specifications / CAD files, make requests for quotes and place orders at and at
  • Our e-mail addresses have transitioned to “”, for an interim period, previous e-mail addresses will remain valid.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact your local sales representative ( or send us a message

Thank you for your continued support.