Master Electronics Adds Anderson Power Products

Santa Monica, Calif. – Master Electronics, a leading global distributor of electromechanical, interconnect and passive components, today announced a distribution partnership with Anderson Power Products. Since 1877, Anderson Power Products has been a leader in developing high quality, low cost, power interconnect solutions. APP is often found in high power and/or high voltage applications. “Anderson…

Mouser Stocks Analog Devices AD7768 ADC

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now stocking the AD7768 24-bit analog-to-digital converter (ADC) from Analog Devices. The 8-channel, simultaneous sampling ADC features a sigma-delta modulator and digital filter per channel, enabling the device to perform synchronized sampling of both AC and DC signals and allowing it to become a reusable platform for low-power DC and high-performance…

ERA Names Conference Committee

The Electronics Representatives Association (ERA) has announced the appointment of the chair and members of the committee who are designing the program of the organization’s 48th Management and Marketing Conference, scheduled Feb 26-28, 2017, in a return to the AT&T Conference Center in Austin, Texas. The committee began its planning meetings in April. The chair…

How to Extract Maximum Value from Excess Electronic Inventory

What if I told you that you had many thousands, perhaps millions of dollars slowly evaporating on your warehouse shelves? If you are a manufacturer of products that incorporate electronics, this situation almost certainly describes you. Inventory oversupply, mismatches and material obsolescence are perpetual pain points in the electronics supply chain. It’s a knotty, multi-billion-dollar…

Wireless: A Bright Spot for Semiconductors

Sales of wireless semiconductors grew almost four percent, reaching $56 billion in 2015, while revenue for the total semiconductor market dropped two percent to $347 billion, according to IHS Inc. The wireless market includes logic and analog semiconductors used in a variety of connectivity, mobile phones, media tablets, and mobile infrastructure applications. Due to lower…

TTI Stocks Vishay UFPMA/UFPMC

TTI, Inc., a world leading specialist distributor of electronic components, now stocks the ultra-thin UFPMA/UFPMC series displacement sensors from Vishay for use in Defense, Aerospace & Space applications in Europe. The components are flexible potentiometer membranes and represent a new generation of linear or angular position measurement. UFPMA/UFPMC series sensors benefit from a very high…

OLED Displays Gaining Market Traction

Active-matrix organic light-emitting diode (AMOLED) displays are finally gaining traction after years of manufacturing and materials development. The displays, which can be manufactured on thin and flexible substrates are lighter, use less power and are more colorful than liquid crystal displays (LCDs). However, because OLEDs can be produced using ink-jet-type processes, materials development has been slow…

TTI Awarded by Molex

TTI, Inc., the leading global distributor of interconnect, passive, electromechanical and discrete components, has been awarded the 2015 America Distributor of the Year  from Molex. The award was presented to TTI during the EDS Summit in Las Vegas, Nevada. The annual award recognizes the Molex distributor who has made the greatest contribution to Molex’s business…

Rutronik Stocks Transcend’s SuperMLC MicroSD Cards

Distributor Rutronik presents Transcend’s new industrial-grade SuperMLC UHS-I Speed Class 1 (U1) microSD cards with capacities of 4GB, 8GB, 16GB and 32GB. Between SLC and MLC NAND flash, the new SuperMLC technology features a cost-effective solution yet with nearly equivalent performance to SLC NAND flash. The SuperMLC is ideal for industrial applications. By reprogramming the…