RFMW, Ampleon Extend Distribution Agreement

San Jose, Calif. – RFMW Ltd. and Ampleon announce the extension of their distribution relationship. Ampleon is the RF Power Business Unit that was recently spun-off from NXP Semiconductors. Under the agreement, RFMW will extend their franchise agreement to EMEA including Israel for the entire RF Power business activity, including sales and support of the complete…

Peregrine Semiconductor Launches Online Store

San Diego, Calif. — Peregrine Semiconductor Corp., founder of RF SOI (silicon on insulator) and pioneer of advanced RF solutions, announces the launch of an online store to provide customers a fast and efficient way to purchase the company’s high-performance integrated RF products. Customers can now visit Peregrine’s website to search for products and easily place…

USB Type-C Connectors Get Ruggedized

For engineers and purchasers who want to take advantage of the USB Type-C connector’s small footprint for harsh environment applications, Amphenol released a rugged version with a robust construction and an IP67 rating that also delivers electromagnetic interference (EMI) protection. Like the standard USB Type-C connector the rugged version offers power levels up to 100…

MSIG to Host IoT Workshop with SEMI

Pittsburgh, Pa. – MEMS & Sensors Industry Group® (MSIG) invites attendees to a special half-day workshop on the convergence of MicroElectroMechanical Systems (MEMS) devices, sensors, flexible substrates and semiconductors in the Internet of Things (IoT) at SEMICON West on July 13, 2016. Speakers will explore the theme “From Collision to Convergence: Co-Creating Solutions in the Semiconductor and MEMS/Sensors Industry” as…

Mouser, VIA Technologies Sign Distribution Deal

Mouser Electronics, Inc. today announced a global distribution agreement with VIA Technologies, Inc., a global leader in the development of highly integrated embedded platform and system solutions for machine-to-machine (M2M), Internet of Things (IoT), and smart city applications. The VIA product line, now available at Mouser Electronics, consists of a series of powerful, highly integrated…

IPC: North American PCB Sales Slowed in May

Bannockburn, Ill. — IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries® announced today the May 2016 findings from its monthly North American Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Statistical Program. Sales and orders in May continued ahead of last year’s levels, but at slower rates than in recent month. The book-to-bill ratio also declined slightly but remains positive at 1.01. Total…

TTI Honored by Suppliers for Performance and Service

Fort Worth, Tex. – TTI, Inc., the leading global distributor of interconnect, passive, electromechanical, and discrete components announced today the company has been recognized by multiple supplier partners for best-in-class performance and service for 2015. Honors were won from suppliers in the major IP&E segments starting with Amphenol Corporation. Jointly, TTI and its subsidiary, Mouser Electronics…

Keystone Electronics Awards Sager Electronics

Middleborough, Mass. – Sager Electronics, a leading North American distributor of Interconnect, Power and Electromechanical components, today announced receipt of Keystone Electronics’ Platinum Level Sales Award. Keystone Electronics announced the award at the 2016 Electronics Distribution Show (EDS) held May 11-13 in Las Vegas, Nevada. “Sager Electronics has once again delivered superior sales performance on behalf of our organization,”…