Newark element14 Stocks Cynergy3 Sensors

Chicago, Ill. – Newark element14 has announced it is stocking new liquid level and flow sensor products from Cynergy3 Components Ltd. The new offerings include Vertical External Mount Level Sensors (RSF104 Series). Their compression gasket allows easy installation in smaller tanks and reservoirs, and they are available with normally-open or normally closed switch actions. The ATEX Rated…

Vishay Unveils Sweeping Cost-Cutting Actions

Vishay Intertechnology Inc. has announced a batch of workforce reduction measures to lower its selling, general and administrative expenses as well as actions that would impact its MOSFETs business and result in the transfer of some semiconductor wafer manufacturing to contractors. The program was announced one day ahead of the company’s scheduled release of its…

Avnet Taps Buseman for Key Exec Role

Avnet Inc. has named Michael Buseman chief global logistics and operations officer, appointing the EMS industry veteran to the position recently vacated by Gerry Fay who now heads the company’s global electronics components distribution business. Buseman, who joins Avnet from electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider Plexus Inc., where he headed the $2 billion revenue company’s…