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David Milne
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    Another dynamic of this last year was our increased penetration into the Japanese market. David_MilneDavid Milne
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    But, when we started our product portfolio, we focused the mixed signal requirements first for image processing devices and then in audio applications , targeting our technology into the growing use of digital technology in consumer markets. David_MilneDavid Milne
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    Clearly, Japan is a most important market for digital consumer products. David_MilneDavid Milne
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    I don't really like to talk specifically about customers by name - but we work with nearly all the leading manufacturers of consumer products worldwide and at quite a detailed engineering level. David_MilneDavid Milne
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    In terms of development of the company, the vast majority of our sales are in the Far East and we will expect to strengthen our activities there, perhaps even moving some of our engineering activities abroad. David_MilneDavid Milne
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    Jim Reid and I started the company as a design company, as I said earlier, back in '85 and and we transformed it into a product company in 1995. David_MilneDavid Milne
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    One of the attractive things about being in Scotland is that we have a very good pipeline of new people coming into the company from the excellent universities around us. David_MilneDavid Milne
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    The growth of a company like ours tends to be a relatively steady because, like some of the other successful mixed signal companies, we have a wide range of products servicing a wide range of end applications. David_MilneDavid Milne
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    The main driving force last year was the increase in our penetration into portable applications, or products that are portable and use our chips. David_MilneDavid Milne
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    There is a wide range of opportunities for us and we see a main part of our strategy as being a company that supplies products across a range of different end applications and indeed we have quite a wide product portfolio which we enhance each year. David_MilneDavid Milne
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    We are also fortunate in being in quite a sheltered environment, in terms of people moving on to do other things, because there are relatively few companies in Scotland that are looking for the skill set that we've developed. David_MilneDavid Milne
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    We are quite open, however, to looking at acquisitions and there are opportunities that we periodically consider. and I think that may be something we do in the future, but I must say that there is no commitment to that at the present time in any form or size. David_MilneDavid Milne
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    We believe we've got the skill base and the techniques to supply the chips that really enable the end manufacturers to develop exciting, innovative products themselves. David_MilneDavid Milne
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    We have been a fabless semiconductor company for a number of years now. David_MilneDavid Milne
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    Well, we are expanding in all of our segments of the market. David_MilneDavid Milne
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    Wolfson specializes in this particular area. We focus only on the analogue and mixed signal area; we don't do the stand alone digital technology. David_MilneDavid Milne