Kulicke and Soffa Industries, Inc. (K&S), designs, manufactures and sells capital equipment and expendable tools used to assemble semiconductor devices, including integrated circuits (IC), high and low powered discrete devices, light-emitting diodes (LEDs), and power modules. The Company also service, maintain, repair and upgrade its equipment. Its customers consist of semiconductor device manufacturers, outsourced semiconductor assembly and test providers (OSATs), other electronics manufacturers and automotive electronics suppliers. The Company operates in two business segments: Equipment and Expendable Tools. The Company�s Equipment segment manufactures and sells a line of ball bonders, heavy wire wedge bonders and wafer level bonders. Expendable Tools segment manufactures and sells a variety of expendable tools for a range of semiconductor packaging applications. Its Expendable Tools segment products include: capillaries, bonding wedges and dicing blades.