Except as otherwise indicated in this Annual Report on Form 10-K, the terms
"we," "our," the "company," "Fairchild" and "Fairchild International" refer to
Fairchild Semiconductor International, Inc. and its consolidated subsidiaries,
including Fairchild Semiconductor Corporation, our principal operating
subsidiary. We refer to individual subsidiaries where appropriate.
Our fiscal year ends on the last Sunday in December. The years ended
December 28, 2014, December 29, 2013, and December 30, 2012 consist of 52 weeks,
52 weeks, and 53 weeks, respectively.
We are focused on developing, manufacturing and selling highly efficient power
management solutions utilizing our deep expertise in power analog and discrete
design as well as advanced packaging. We also make certain non-power
semiconductor and MEMS-based solutions.