Molex Alliance Expands Medical Reach

Molex Incorporated (NASDAQ: MOLX, MOLXA), a global electronics components company, announced today it has signed definitive agreements as a strategic partner and investor in Vasa Applied Technologies Ltd., based in Or Yehuda, Israel.  Vasa is a start-up that has developed an innovative, patent-pending technology that allows accurate measurements of fluid flow rates and initial designs…

Sager to Distribute Hirose Products

Hirose Electric, a leader in the development of connector solutions, has signed a North American distribution agreement with Sager Electronics to expand its product availability and customer support.  The new agreement authorizes Sager to distribute Hirose’s full product portfolio to its customers across North America. Hirose’s broad interconnect offering includes advanced solutions for LED lighting,…

Mouser Expands Automotive Site

 Mouser Electronics, Inc. has expanded its popular Automotive Applications site by featuring new sections devoted to emerging Electric Vehicle (EV) and Hybrid Electric Vehicle (HEV) designs. Electric Vehicle design technology is evolving rapidly, and the new Mouser Electronics site keeps loyal Mouser visitors up-to-date on the latest news and developments in the expanding field of…

Digi-Key to Distribute for Talema

Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, the industry leader in electronic component selection, availability and delivery, today announced the signing of a global distribution agreement with the Talema Group, specialists in the manufacture of toroidal components. Talema has been designing and manufacturing toroidal components since 1975. With global manufacturing and customer service locations, and a…

ISO Renews Registration for TTI Americas

TTI, Inc., the specialty distributor of passive, interconnect and discrete components, announced today that it has received renewal of its AS910C and ISO 9001:2008 registration for American operations through September 2016. AS9000 is the international standard for quality management systems for the rigorous aerospace and defense industries. This accreditation recognizes the structure and performance of…

Avnet’s Fay: Hynix Fire Exposes Supply Chain Vulnerability

For years now I have been advocating the importance of having a comprehensive and proactive risk management strategy to protect the continuity of the supply chain when a disruption occurs. And though I believe that there is indeed a greater awareness of the importance of risk management, the apparent panic ignited by the recent Hynix…

Digi-Key to Distribute Sauris

Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, the industry leader in electronic component selection, availability and delivery, today announced the signing of a global distribution agreement with Sauris GmbH, a leading manufacturer of development tools and kits featuring Texas Instruments’ C2000/5000/6000, DaVinci, Sitara, OMAP, and ARM processors. Sauris GmbH, based in Munich, Germany, designs, develops, and…

TE Connectivity Joins Optical Ethernet Effort

TE Connectivity, a world leader in connectivity, has joined the Terabit Optical Ethernet Center (TOEC) research center at the University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) as its newest affiliate member. The company joins other industry affiliates Google Inc., Verizon, Intel, Agilent Technologies and Rockwell Collins Inc. TOEC is working on developing the technology necessary for…