GT Nexus Recognized by Inbound Logistics

GT Nexus has been chosen to Inbound Logistics magazine’s list of Top 100 Logistics IT Providers for empowering cloud supply chain strategies for the world’s largest manufacturers, retailers and third-party logistics providers. “Top 100 Logistics IT Providers, such as GT Nexus, help customers navigate the complexities of global trade and expansion,” said Felecia Stratton, Editor,…

RFMW and Sunny Electronics Ink Deal

RFMW Ltd. and Sunny Electronics Corp. USA, a world leader in the manufacture of frequency control devices, today announced a worldwide distribution agreement effective September 3, 2013.  Sunny Electronics offers the most comprehensive line of frequency control devices in the industry, supplying products from tuning fork to extremely high end-voltage/temperature controlled crystal oscillators. RFMW Ltd.…

Future Stocks TE Connectivity Signal Relays

Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, announces immediate availability of signal relays from TE Connectivity, an industry leader in signal relays with more than 75 years of design and manufacturing experience. Relatively small, TE’s signal relays are designed to switch signal level loads in communications systems, test gear, thermostats, instrumentation, consumer electronics…

Medical Display Market to Rise Nearly 30%

Englewood, Colorado −The global market for medical-grade displays is projected to grow nearly 30 percent from 2012 to 2017, according to IHS Inc. The key drivers include improving economic conditions, and increasing demand and sales in Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia. Revenue of medical-grade displays is forecast to reach $3.2 billion in…

ECIA Updates EDI Transaction Sets

The Electronic Components Industry Association, (ECIA) announces the release of two updated EDI transaction sets by the EDI committeeof the Electronic Components Council. These revised transactions contain material that has been prepared, progressively reviewed and approved through various ECIA-sponsored industry task forces comprised of member distributors, manufacturers, and manufacturers’ representatives. The EDI committee members include…

IPC: PCB Sales Trending Upward

IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries® announced today the July findings from its monthly North American Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Statistical Program. Sales and order growth both continued trending upward. Sales and Orders Improving Total North American PCB shipments decreased 1.5 percent in July 2013 from July 2012, and bookings increased 10.2 percent year over year.…

Essential Design Tips for Purchasing Pros

One of the most effective means of communication is by means of an illustration. If that illustration contains dimensional data and design characteristics that predict what a future product may look like, then the illustration can be referred to as a concept drawing. A concept drawing does not contain critical parametric or component values because…

Update 2: Plant Fire at SK Hynix May Impact Supply, Pricing

In an email statement on Sept. 12, Hynix reiterates that the line not effected by the fire at the Wuxi fab resumed operations on Sept. 7. The memory maker also noted that the line impacted by the fire is still undergoing a safety inspection with plans to “complete inspections and full restoration of the air ventilation system and facilities in order to resume production in October.” Hynix further noted that it “will make every effort to ramp up operations in stages in order to fully recover normalized production level in November.