Photronics Inc

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Photronics, Inc
Type Public (NASDAQ: PLAB)
Industry Semiconductor Equipment & Materials
Founded 1969
Headquarters Brookfield, Connecticut
Key people Mr. Constantine S. Macricostas (Chief Exec. Officer)[1]
Products Semiconductor Photomasks and Reticles
Employees 1300 (October 2010)[2]

Photronics, Inc (NASDAQPLAB) is an American semiconductor photomask manufacturer. It was a third largest photomask supplier at 2009[3]


Founded 1969 at Danbury, Connecticut as "Photronic Labs, Inc."[4] It has manufacturing facilities at USA (3), Europe (2), Taiwan (2), and one in Korea.



20 largest customers:[2]

Aptina Imaging Corporation, AU Optronics Corp. , Dongbu HiTek Co. Ltd., Freescale Semiconductor, Global Foundries, HannStar Display Corp., IM Flash Technologies, Inotera Memories, Jenoptik AG, LG Electronics, Magnachip Semiconductor, Micron Technology, Nanya Technology Corporation, National Semiconductor Corporation, Novatek Microelectronics Corp., ON Semiconductor Corporation, Samsung Electronics Co., ST Microelectronics, Texas Instruments, United Microelectronics Corp.