element14 Kicks Off Geocaching Treasure Hunt

Chicago, Ill. – element14, the world’s largest online community of engineers and technology enthusiasts, is proud to launch its Engineering a Connected World geocaching campaign. The first 1,500 people who apply will receive a keychain-sized circuit board Trackable to place in geocaches around the world. Participants are encouraged to identify caches near locations of scientific significance, which…

Bourns Awards TTI

Fort Worth, Texas – Adding to the list of top supplier awards received at the Electronic Distribution Show (EDS) in Las Vegas, Nevada, global distributor TTI announced today the company has been awarded the Distributor of the Year Award from Bourns. In addition to this industry accolade, Bourns presented TTI executives with a special 30…

Mouser Stocks LUXEON CoB LEDs

June, 2015 – Mouser Electronics, Inc., the global authorized distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, is now stocking LUXEON CoB Compact Range LEDs from Lumileds. These LEDs offer high flux densities in a very small light emitting surface (LES), which provides good center beam candle power (CBCP). The Lumileds LUXEON CoB Compact Range…

AVX Debuts Online Simulation Tool for Capacitors

Greenville, S.C. – AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer of passive components and interconnect solutions, has introduced a new web-based simulation tool for its tantalum, polymer, and niobium oxide capacitors. Featuring data mined from the libraries of AVX’s previous PSpice Models and S-Parameters S2P software, which, now redundant, have been removed from the website, the new,…

Melexis Inks Global Pact With Rutronik

Rutronik Elektronische Bauelemente GmbH and Melexis have signed a global distribution agreement covering Melexis’ entire product portfolio of sensors, sensor interface ICs, driver ICs and communication ICs.  Melexis offers an extensive array of highly integrated semiconductors that help the automotive industry to produce greener, safer cars and domestic appliance manufacturers to bring more energy efficient products…

Conrad Stocks WAGO 2060 Terminal Blocks

Hirschau, Germany – Conrad Business Supplies continues to expand its selection of electrical components with new versions of the 2060 Series terminal blocks from leading manufacturer WAGO. These latest additions will complement over 16,000 other WAGO products stocked by Conrad. The updated versions of the 2060 Series comprise the 2060-451, 2060-452 and 2060-453 and feature a newly designed…

GCT Launches Custom Cable Assembly Division

Global Connector Technology (GCT) has launched a dedicated cable assembly division to meet growing demand for customer-specific cable assemblies. Targeted at volume OEMs, GCT provides custom services for a variety of cable assemblies, including overmolded and IDC, as well as wire harnesses and cable looms. All assemblies are 100-percent tested to guarantee reliability and compliance,…

Celestica Recognizes Suppliers

Toronto, Canada – Celestica Inc. (NYSE, TSX: CLS), a global leader in the delivery of end-to-end product lifecycle solutions, today announced the winners of its 2014  Total Cost of Ownership (TCOOTM) Supplier Awards. The awards honour suppliers who provide the best TCOO TM performance to Celestica and its customers by demonstrating excellence in quality, delivery, technology, service, pricing and…

API Names New VP of Worldwide Sales

Orlando, Fla. — API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a leading provider of high performance RF, microwave, millimeterwave, power, and security solutions today announced that Don Barnas has been named the Company’s new Vice President Worldwide Sales, effective June 8, 2015. In this role, Mr. Barnas will lead the Company’s worldwide sales, customer service, and field…