Following yesterday's news that Scythe US is shutting down, the company provides some more details about what's going on:
Due to a message on Scythe US webpage, news are spreading that Scythe will close its' production. This is not true. Scythe is restructuring its' company - leading to a temporarily close-down of US office. Up to now, Scythe US office is not a part of Scythe Group. All other branches of Scythe Group are not affected of restructuring measures. Scythe Europe, Scythe Japan, Scythe Taiwan and Scythe China will remain as usual. For US costumers Scythe Taiwan will take over temporarily. Please contact Hank Peng (email@example.com). We apologize for the confusion.
Official statement for Scythe US office reorganization
(1) The Scythe US office is managed separately from the Scythe Group. The mother
company of the US office had to close, resulting in the Scythe US office to close.
Other offices are not affected and will do business as usual.
Until a new US office is established or a main distributor has been
organized for, the Taiwan office will take over Scythe US business activities.