Cherry Awards Sager Electronics

The Electronic Distribution Show (EDS) took place May 5 through May 8, 2014 at the Cosmopolitan Hotel in Las Vegas, NV. Sager Electronics, one of CHERRY’s authorized distributors, was presented the 2013 Distributor of the Year award for outstanding performance and growth over the course of the business year. “Sager has always been a valued…

Georgia Tech, Finetech Demo New Copper Interconnect

Gilbert, Ariz. – Finetech, a global supplier of high accuracy bonding and advanced rework equipment, was selected by the Georgia Tech Packaging Research Center (PRC) to provide it’s semi-automatic Matrix bonder to demonstrate the first manufacturable, low-temperature, ultra-fine pitch copper interconnections and assembly technology. The new Georgia Tech patented technology enables, for the first time,…

WAGO Names New Regional Sales Manager

Germantown, Wis. – WAGO Corporation introduces Michael Savittieri as regional sales manager for Arizona, New Mexico and Southern Nevada. Savittieri brings more than 17 years of experience to WAGO in the aerospace, instrumentation, military and automotive markets. Prior to joining WAGO, Savittieri was a regional sales manager for Yokogawa, Badger Meter and HBM, Inc. His background varies…

HARTING Announces Distributor Awards, New Products

HARTING, the global pace-setter in industrial and device connectivity, is front and center at EDS once again, announcing its annual distributor awards and rolling out new, leading edge products for PCB design and Ethernet switching. “EDS is a critical show for HARTING,” says Jon DeSouza, President and CEO of HARTING North America. “It’s the one…

Avnet EM, TI Announce SAR ADC Design Webinar

WHAT: Avnet Electronics Marketing, a business region of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), has collaborated with Texas Instruments (TI) to create a dynamic webinar that will help engineers overcome the biggest obstacle to achieving the desired results with precision SAR analog-to-digital converter (ADC) data acquisition circuits – the design of the ADC driver and reference circuitry. Technical experts…

Heilind Stocks JAE’s FR02 Connectors

Wilmington, Mass. — Heilind Electronics Inc., the largest distributor of interconnect products in North America, is now stocking JAE’s FR02 Series connectors. The FR02 Series is a top- and bottom-surface connection type of FPC connector that is ideal for use in mobile devices, such as smartphones and tablet PCs. This connector has a 0.2 mm pitch and…

Custom MMIC Appoints Spartech-South as SE Rep

Westford, Mass. – Custom MMIC (www.CustomMMIC.com), a developer of performance driven monolithic microwave integrated circuits (MMICs), is pleased to announce the appointment of Spartech-South as their technical sales representative in the southeastern states of the United States. “We’re excited to add another representative to our team,” said Mr. Blount, President and CEO of Custom MMIC.…

Samsung, STMicroelectronics Sign Strategic Agreement

STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, and Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a global leader in advanced semiconductor solutions, today announced the signing of a comprehensive agreement on 28nm Fully Depleted Silicon-on-Insulator (FD-SOI) technology for multi-source manufacturing collaboration. The licensing accord provides customers with advanced manufacturing solutions…

Delta Adds RFMW to Distribution Roster

RFMW Ltd. and Delta Electronics Manufacturing Corporation today announced a worldwide distribution agreement effective April 7, 2014. Delta Electronics, founded in 1955, offers a full range of RF/Microwave and Millimeter wave interconnects. RFMW Ltd. is a specialized distributor providing customers and suppliers with focused distribution of RF and microwave components as well as specialized component-engineering…