Top 10 Stories of 2013

As the year winds down, it’s inevitable that we reflect on the past year. Here is Electronics Purchasing Strategies’ top 10 most read, most clicked stories for the year. Several of our most popular stories look at some of the biggest issues in the supply chain, including counterfeiting, offshoring, and chip resale. Other most read…

Molex Lauds TTI

 Molex Incorporated recently presented TTI, Inc. with its 2013 Global Distributor of the Year Award.  Presented annually, the award recognizes outstanding partners demonstrating growth in global sales coupled with customer service, operational and management excellence. “An exceptional channel partner, TTI sales consistently outpace those of peer distributors,” states Graham Brock, executive vice president and president…

Molex Awards Mouser

Molex Incorporated has bestowed its 2013 Global e-Catalog Distributor of the Year Award on Mouser Electronics, Inc.  The annual award recognizes a Molex distributor for outstanding financial growth in Internet-based e-catalog sales and customer procurement across global markets.  “E-commerce drives a significant percentage of business acquisition.  Web sales rank among the fastest growing distributor channels. …

Heilind Stocking 3M

Heilind Electronics, the largest distributor of interconnect products in North America, is now stocking the 3M brand Active Optical QSFP+ Pluggable Transceiver, new from the 3M Electronic Solutions Division. The InfiniBand Trade Association (IBTA)-certified Active Optical QSFP+ Pluggable Transceiver terminates MPO/MTP fiber patch cords or jumper cables to connect switches, servers, storage and routers in…