Avnet Hosts FinBoard Workshop

Avnet Electronics Marketing, an operating group of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT) announced today that Technical Marketing Engineer Mario Bergeron will co-present a hands-on workshop exploring hardware and software for image processing and video analytics on May 28 in conjunction with the Embedded Vision Summit. The in-depth tutorial, featuring the FinBoard Embedded Vision Starter Kit, will…

Bel to Acquire Emerson Unit

Bel Fuse Inc. (NASDAQ:BELFA) (NASDAQ:BELFB) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Emerson Network Power Connectivity Solutions (ECS) business of Emerson Inc. (NYSE:EMR). Bel will pay approximately $98 million in cash to acquire the ECS business, which had 2013 revenue of approximately $83 million. The acquisition, which is subject…

Honeywell Nanopower Now at Digi-Key

Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, the industry leader in electronic component selection, availability and delivery, today announced stock of Honeywell’s new Nanopower line of magnetoresistive sensor ICs. These devices are designed to accommodate a wide range of applications with large air gaps, small magnetic fields, and lower power requirements. They respond to either a North or South…

TTI has Honeywell Nanopower

TTI, Inc., the leading global distributor of interconnect, passive, electromechanical and discrete components, announced today the company will distribute Honeywell’s Sensing and Control Magnetoresistive Sensor ICs Nanopower Series. TTI and Honeywell are pleased to introduce and stock this leading-edge sensor technology that offers design engineers numerous advantages compared to other widely used magnetic technologies. TTI’s…

Arrow Names Bryant COO: Sales Push or Succession Planning?

Arrow Electronics Inc. has appointed Andrew Bryant chief operating officer of the top-tier component distributor and information systems services provider, giving him a role that caps about 30 years in the high-tech market. Bryant’s appointment as COO and the elevation of Sean Kerins as his replacement at the helms of the company’s enterprise computing solutions…

Andy Bryant Named COO at Arrow

Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) today announced that Andrew S. Bryant has been named chief operating officer of the company’s global components and global enterprise computing solutions businesses. Mr. Bryant had served as president of Arrow’s global enterprise computing solutions business since 2008 and has over 30 years of experience in the technology distribution industry. He…

Arrow RF Inks Pact With Telegesis

Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) announced today that its RF & Power business will distribute products in the Americas from Telegesis Ltd., a U.K.-based company that specializes in ZigBee RF modules and firmware. Telegesis’ product range features its core product family of ZigBee modules, as well as ZigBee USB sticks and a ZigBee-to-Ethernet gateway. Firmware for…