Linx Modules Available at Future

Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, announces immediate availability of NT Series Transceiver Modules from Linx Technologies, making wireless simple. The NT Series offers low cost, low power RF transceivers featuring long range, 8 parallel selectable channels, transparent data transfer, data rates up to 300kbps, power saving options, RSSI and READY output…

Element14 Widens Scope of Philips LEDs

Element14, a high-service distributor of electronic components, has introduced a wide range of LUXEON Rebel LEDs from Philips Lumileds, the world’s leading provider of power LEDs for illumination solutions. The range is available in new combinations of correlated colour temperature (CCT) and colour rendering (CRI) for white LEDs together with a broadening of the colour…

Benchmark Sales Dip in Q3

Benchmark Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: BHE), a leading integrated contract manufacturing provider, today announced financial results for the third quarter which ended September 30, 2013. “We are pleased with the results for the quarter with revenues and earnings in line with our expectations,” said President and CEO Gayla J. Delly. “In the third quarter, we experienced…

Avnet Posts ‘Solid’ Results

Avnet, Inc. (NYSE:AVT) today announced results for the first quarter fiscal year 2014 ended September 28, 2013. Sales for the quarter ended September 28, 2013 increased 8.1% year over year to $6.3 billion; organic revenue (as defined later in the document) grew 3.7% year over year and 3.5% in constant currency Adjusted operating income of $199.5…

TE Connectivity Names New CIO

TE Connectivity Ltd. (NYSE: TEL), a world leader in connectivity, today announced that Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer Ronald (Ron) F. Vance is retiring from the Company effective December 31, 2013. Mr. Vance will continue in his current capacity until his successor, Joseph (Joe) F. Eckroth, Jr. joins the Company in November 2013.…

Avnet Launches New SpeedWay Series

 Avnet Electronics Marketing, an operating group of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), has launched a new series of SpeedWay Design Workshops™ for designers of electronic applications based on the Xilinx® Zynq®-7000 All Programmable (AP) SoC. These technical sessions will be presented across the globe by Avnet subject matter experts in conjunction with Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX).…

ST Delivers ‘Mixed’ Q3 Results

STMicroelectronics NV reported a smaller loss for the September quarter on a sharp reduction in impairment and restructuring charges but the chipmaker is still facing headwinds in several of its markets in addition to industrywide inventory correction and softer demand across the semiconductor market. In response, ST said it will continue to focus on growth…