TTI Recognized by Eaton

TTI, Inc. the leading global distributor of interconnect, passive, electromechanical and discrete components has been honored with Eaton’s Distributor of the Year Award adding to the list of top supplier awards received at the Electronic Distribution Show in Las Vegas, Nevada. Eaton is recognized as a leading power management company offering energy efficient solutions to…

Heilind Tops Among Connector Buyers

For the fourth consecutive year, Heilind Electronics, the largest distributor of interconnect products in North America, ranked first in overall customer satisfaction in a survey of electronics distribution customers. The survey was conducted throughout March and April by market research firm Bishop & Associates and evaluated the top 12 electronics distributors in North America. Survey…

Avnet EM Pivots Acquisitions Toward Asia

Asia’s electronic components distribution market is ripe for consolidation and Avnet Inc., the world’s top player in the sector, says it is putting the finishing touches to a strategic plan to grow strongly in the region via acquisitions and by leveraging existing investments to support customers and suppliers in refining their supply chain management offerings.…

Mouser Shipping New Honeywell Sensors

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now shipping the new Magnetoresistive Sensor ICs from Honeywell. These miniature sensors are capable of detecting weak magnetic fields regardless of polarity. These sensor ICs are part of Honeywell’s Nanopower Series and consume very little power. The new Honeywell Nanopower Series of Magnetoresistive Sensor ICs, available from Mouser Electronics, are sensitive…

TTI Wins 3M Award

TTI, Inc. the leading global distributor of interconnect, passive, electromechanical and discrete components, today announced the company has been awarded the 2013 Top Performance Award for North America Distribution by 3M Electronics Materials Solutions Division’s Interconnect Business. The award presentation took place at the Electronic Distribution Show in Las Vegas, Nevada. The award recognizes TTI’s…

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…