Mouser Inks Global Pact With Digilent

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the global authorized distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, today announced that it has reached a distribution agreement with Digilent Inc., a subsidiary of National Instruments. Diligent is a leading engineering design company serving students, universities, engineers, and OEM’s worldwide with technology-based educational tools The entire range of Digilent’s design…

Mouser Hosts Grant Imahara

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the global authorized distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, today released a video with celebrity engineer Grant Imahara, best known for his role on TV’s Mythbusters, touring Mouser’s state-of-the-art warehouse. To view the entertaining video, click here. Glenn Smith, Mouser’s President and CEO, takes Imahara on a behind-the-scenes look at…

How Distribution Can Capitalize on the IoT

The Internet of Things (IoT) is everywhere, and the market opportunities are mind-boggling: 50 billion devices will be connected by 2020. The value of the IoT devices and services market will reach $7 trillion by 2020. The benefits to users are infinite. Is this the “killer app” the high-tech market has been waiting for? The…

RS Components Signs Weidmuller

Wellington, New Zealand — RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc  (LSE:ECM), the global distributor for engineers, has further strengthened its portfolio of high-quality automation products with the announcement of a new global trading agreement with industrial connectivity specialist Weidmuller. The Weidmuller range now available from RS satisfies interconnection needs across numerous industries…

Arrow Acquires Taiwan’s ATM Electronic

Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire ATM Electronic Corp., a leading electronic component distributor based in Taiwan with substantial operations in China. ATM Electronic Corp. will bolster Arrow’s embedded processor, power management, and passive, electromechanical, and connector (PEMCO) product offerings inAsia. “This acquisition brings Arrow an…

Infor Delivers Cloud PLM to Tech Industry

New York, N.Y. – Infor, a leading provider of business application software serving more than 73,000 customers, today announced Infor Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) Accelerate, powered by Aras. Initially launched at Inforum 2014 as Infor PLM Innovate, this new PLM solution will provide strong value to automotive, industrial manufacturing, high tech and aerospace & defense customers. The Infor…

Kemet Claims First 250V 0402 COG Capacitor

Greenville, S.C. — KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM), a leading global supplier of electronic components, today announced expansions to its commercial and automotive lines of surface mount multilayer ceramic capacitors in C0G dielectric. KEMET continues to lead the industry in C0G dielectric product development, and has now achieved the world’s first 250V rated 0402 case size capacitors offering…