UPS Acquires UK Solutions Provider

UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced it has completed the purchase of U.K.-based Polar Speed, an innovative provider of temperature-sensitive pharmaceutical supply chain solutions in the U.K. The acquisition further strengthens UPS’s healthcare network across Europe, providing healthcare companies access to a single source for logistics solutions across the continent. The purchase is part of UPS’s…

Alliance Memory Adds Rep Firm

Alliance Memory today announced it has concluded an agreement with Customer 1st, a value-added representative for electronic components and subassemblies to OEM customers throughout the Upper Midwest United States. Under the agreement, Customer 1st is now offering Alliance Memory’s entire lineup of SRAMs and DRAMs to customers in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska,…

FedEx Expands SenseAware Service

FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) today announced an international expansion for its award-winning SenseAware® service, which enables near real-time visibility into sensitive and high-value shipments. Customers will now be able to monitor shipments throughout an additional 14 European countries and Canada, and on board flights from three additional commercial air carriers: Air France, Cathay Pacific and…

ASM AS8506 Available at Future

Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, offers availability of AMS’ AS8506 Series, offering robust architecture for lithium cell monitoring and balancing. The AS8506 Series from AMS offers simpler, more robust architecture for lithium cell monitoring and balancing. The AS8506 cell monitor and cell balancer IC enables autonomous cell balancing, simultaneous cell voltage…

Diodes Inc. 2013 Sales up 30.5%

Diodes Incorporated (Nasdaq: DIOD), a leading global manufacturer and supplier of high-quality application specific standard products within the broad discrete, logic and analog semiconductor markets, today reported its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2013. Year 2013 Highlights Revenue increased to a record $826.8 million, an increase of 30.5…