TTI Sponsors SAE Summit

Leading global electronics distributors TTI, Inc., Mouser Electronics and Sager Electronics have partnered as local Texas sponsors for the upcoming SAE Counterfeit Parts Avoidance Symposium – South presented by SAE International. The symposium is scheduled for Tuesday, December 10, 2013 in Irving, Texas. This powerful one-day event will address the increasing challenges facing aerospace and…

Element14 Adds TI LaunchPad

Newark element14, a distributor of technology products and solutions for electronics system design, maintenance and repair, has partnered with Texas Instruments to offer the MSP-EXP430F5529LP LaunchPad. Also dubbed the F5529 LaunchPad, the module offers an easy way to start developing on the MSP430 MCUs with an on-board emulation for programming and debugging.  Complete with buttons…

Sager Wins ECIA Marketing Awards

Sager Electronics, a leading North American distributor of IP&E electronic components, was recognized with three marketing awards at the Electronic Components Industry Association’s annual Executive Conference, which was held at the InterContinental Chicago O’Hare Hotel from October 27 – 29, 2013. Sager Electronics’ 2013 campaign emphasized the company’s lengthy history of service and its operations…

Surge Names New Distribution Chief

Surge Components, Inc. has appointed veteran industry executive Mark LaPointe  as the National Distribution Manager, a newly created position at Surge.  LaPointe has many years of experience in similar positions. Prior to joining Surge, he was the director of sales and marketing at Central Semiconductor. He had held the same post at Zetex and before…

Avnet & Panasonic Celebrate 25th

 Just as the value of silver has been climbing, Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas, a business region of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE:AVT), has seen the shine in its silver anniversary with Panasonic. In 1988, Avnet entered an agreement with Panasonic to distribute its electronics components in the Americas, and the relationship is still going strong 25 years…

RFMW Supporting TriQuint

RFMW, Ltd. announces design and sales support for TriQuint’s TGA2567-SM, an AlN packaged, 2-20GHz low noise amplifier (LNA). The TGA2567-SM provides 19dBm P1dB output power with 17dB of small signal gain. Greater than 16dB of adjustable gain can be achieved by varying Vg2. Typical mid-band noise figure is 2dB while OIP3 is specified at 29dBm.…