Will Micro-LEDs Be a Game Changer in the LED Supply Chain?

Micro-LEDs can be a game changer for the LED industry thanks to a host of value-added opportunities, which could reshuffle various parts of the component supply chain, according to LEDinside, a division of TrendForce, at LEDforum 2016. The conference focused on micro-LED as the next-generation display technology. “Potential applications of micro-LED extend beyond display systems,” said…

Smart Lighting Market to Reach $19.5B by 2022

According to a new market research report “Smart Lighting Market by Product Type (Smart Bulbs, Fixtures, and Lighting Controls), Light Source (Fluorescent, LED, HID), Communication Technology (Wired, and Wireless), Software & Service, Application, and Geography – Global Forecast to 2022”, published by MarketsandMarkets, the total market size, in terms of value, is expected to reach USD 19.47…

Mouser, Power Dynamics Sign Distribution Agreement

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the global authorized distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, today announced a global distribution agreement with Power Dynamics, Inc. (PDI), a world leader in interconnect and EMC products and solutions. PDI’s product portfolio of connectors feature a variety of IP67/68/69-rated cable and panel connectors specifically geared toward harsh industrial environments,…

Bourns Offers First Lines of Murata Trimmers

Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, has completed the first phase of the transition of Murata® trimmer products. Bourns announced earlier this year that it would acquire specific assets of Murata’s product line. To ease the conversion to Bourns-manufactured replacement products, Murata granted Bourns permission to continue to use its original part…