Power supply product maker Mean Well is seeing steady growth in sales from the industrial power sector – a sector that it has been working in for over 30 years – as more factories switch to automated manufacturing. The company’s LED drivers business has also witnessed staggering increases in orders from the consumer lighting, plant lighting and medical care equipment segments. The firm currently is staying firmly as one of the top-tier power supply makers worldwide. Digitimes recently visited Mean Well to talk to the company’s executives: Yvonne Chen, marketing manager of Marketing Department; Alfie Yu, regional manager of Sales Department; and Alex Tsai, director of Marketing Department, to talk about the industrial power industry’s current status and Mean Well’s operations. Chen: Mean Well was founded in 1982 and is a company primarily focusing on supplying own-brand standard LED drivers and power supply products for industrial applications. At the beginning, the company was an OEM/ODM service provider, helping to manufacture PC-use power supply devices for brand vendors, but it turned to the industrial power supply market after four years a...