Amphenol Awards Mouser & TTI

Mouser Electronics, Inc. and TTI, Inc. have received the 2013 Global Partnership Award for distributor excellence from Amphenol Corporation. The prestigious international award was presented to Mouser and TTI executives at the recent Electronic Distribution Show in Las Vegas, Nevada. TTI, Inc., is the leading global distributor of interconnect, passive, electromechanical and discrete components. The…

Doing Business in Korea, Part 2

Smith & Associates – which is celebrating its 30th year in business this week — opened its office in Seoul in 2000. Although electronics behemoths such as Samsung, LG and Hynix are headquartered in Korea, Choon Byun, Smith’s president for Asia-Pacific, said relationships still matter when it gets down to buying and selling components. In…

Component Trends: Two Notable Moves in May

Neither component leadtimes nor pricing seem poised to budge during the month of May, according to Avnet Electronics Marketing’s Market and Technology Trends report. But buyers shouldn’t be deceived by the apparent stability:  upward activity in discretes and memory may signal a pull-through effect on other components. Avnet product experts in discretes report leadtimes for…

Murata Awards Channel Partner TTI

TTI, Inc, the leading global distributor of interconnect, passive, electromechanical and discrete components, announced the company has received MuRata’s prestigious Channel Partner Award. The award presentation took place at the Electronic Distribution Show in Las Vegas, Nevada. Tony Coalson, Senior Vice President Sales, Americas, for MuRata commented, “It is with great pleasure that we present…