Kulicke & Soffa Industries, Inc. engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of semiconductor and electronics assembly solutions. The firm operates through the Ball Bonding Equipment, Wedge Bonding Equipment, Advanced Solutions, and Aftermarket Products and Services (APS) segments. The Ball Bonding Equipment segment involves the design, development, manufacture and sale of wafer level bonding equipment. The APS segment includes the variety of tools, spares and services for the equipment. The company was founded by Frederick W. Kulicke and Albert Soffa in 1951 and is headquartered in Fort Washington, PA.