Richardson RFPD Presents New ADI Products

Richardson RFPD, Inc. today announces immediate availability and full design support capabilities for a DC to 6 GHz Envelope and TruPwr™ RMS (root mean square) Detector from Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI).  The ADL5511 offers a high level of integration and functionality by combining two RF detector functions into one small chip, thereby simplifying designs and…

LCD TV Panel Inventory Rises to Excess Level

 Global inventory of liquid-crystal display television (LCD TV) panels is set to rise to its highest level in 19 months in August, with the elevated stockpiles expected to contribute to a decline in prices in the second half of the year. Weeks of LCD TV panel inventory held by suppliers are set to increase to…

Belden Selects Datalliance as VMI Platform

Datalliance, the world’s largest independent Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) service provider, today announced that Belden, Inc. (Belden) has selected the Datalliance VMI platform and service as the foundation for their Vendor Managed Inventory program. Belden is a worldwide leader in the design, manufacture and marketing of broadcast, enterprise and industrial connectivity and industrial networking and products…

Sourcing Sensors for Hi-Rel Apps

How does a commodity manager source a sensor for high-reliability applications such as medical devices, transportation equipment, or industrial controls? Commodity managers have to deal with several major concerns including cost issues, materials compliance, and availability of supply, while ensuring that they will bring a high quality product to market. One way to ensure that…

Aavid Moves HQ & Design Center

Aavid Corp., the global technology leader in providing thermal management solutions to the electronics industry since 1964, announces the move of their corporate offices and New England design center from Concord to Laconia, NH, where the company owns and operates a 200,000 square foot manufacturing facility. Aavid was originally founded in Laconia nearly 50 years…

Future Electronics Debuts Connectivity Division

 Future Electronics, the world’s 3rd largest distributor of electronics components, has formally announced its new division, Future Connectivity Solutions. This new division provides dedicated Marketing, Sales, Technical Sales and solutions support for the rapidly growing machine-to-machine marketplace. Future Connectivity Solutions was announced earlier this week to employees worldwide and is being rolled out across all…

Mil/Aero PCB Sales Outpace Other Vertical Markets

Printed circuit board (PCB) sales growth to the military/aerospace market continues to outpace sales to other vertical markets in North America, according to IPC’s July 2013 issue of North American PCB Market Report.  Despite cutbacks in the U.S. military budget, cumulative rigid PCB sales to the military market from January through May this year were…

June Large-Sized Panel Shipments Decline Slightly

 According to the survey by WitsView, the display research division of the global market intelligence provider TrendForce, the large-sized panel shipment for June 2013 reached 65.95 million units, declining 2.5% MoM. When entering the slow season in June and TV panel seeing extending price drops, brands stayed cautious on procurement, and the overall LCD TV…