Severe DRAM Allocation? Reality Suggests Differently

Spot prices for DRAMs have shot up 19 percent since a recent fire at a SK Hynix plant in China halted production at the industry’s second-largest memory supplier’s facility but fears of “allocation” – one of the most dreaded words in the purchasing community – will eventually prove unfounded. The SK Hynix plant shutdown sparked…

Memory on Allocation at America II

It has been years since the “A” word – allocation – has been used in association with a widely-used commodity component. On Friday, however, one of the industry’s largest independent distributors, America II Electronics, announced it was putting its memory inventory on allocation. The move is related to the recent fire at the SK Hynix…

GT Nexus Recognized by Inbound Logistics

GT Nexus has been chosen to Inbound Logistics magazine’s list of Top 100 Logistics IT Providers for empowering cloud supply chain strategies for the world’s largest manufacturers, retailers and third-party logistics providers. “Top 100 Logistics IT Providers, such as GT Nexus, help customers navigate the complexities of global trade and expansion,” said Felecia Stratton, Editor,…

RFMW and Sunny Electronics Ink Deal

RFMW Ltd. and Sunny Electronics Corp. USA, a world leader in the manufacture of frequency control devices, today announced a worldwide distribution agreement effective September 3, 2013.  Sunny Electronics offers the most comprehensive line of frequency control devices in the industry, supplying products from tuning fork to extremely high end-voltage/temperature controlled crystal oscillators. RFMW Ltd.…