ECIA Submits Reponse to DFARS Case 2012-D055

The Electronic Components Industry Association (ECIA) announces that it has submitted a response to the Department of Defense on the Proposed Rulemaking, DFARS Case 2012-D055. The association commented on six specific areas: definititions, cost accounting standards, safe harbors, traceability, flow down requirements and trusted supplier.    ECIA is the voice of the authorized sellers of electronic…

IR and TowerJazz Enter into Production Pact Through 2020

TowerJazz, the global specialty foundry leader, announced today the extension of its business relationship with International Rectifier (IR), a world leader in power management technology, by entering into a seven-year agreement under the terms of which TowerJazz will manufacture multiple product families for IR. IR chose to extend its relationship with TowerJazz due to a…

Farnell element14 Signs Exclusive LED Deal With Würth

Farnell element14 announces it will exclusively stock Würth Elektronik’s new range of signal light emitting diodes (LEDs). The LED’s primary applications are as signal LEDs for status indication in electronic equipment and in the industrial electronics sector, but also in many other applications such as scoreboards, keyboards, display panels, vending machines, audio and HiFi equipment, toys, background…