Arrow Electronics Buys UBM’s Technology Media Portfolio

Centennial, Colo.– Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the global internet media portfolio focused on technology and electronic design from UBM, including EE Times, EDN, ESM, Embedded, EBN, TechONline, and Datasheets.com. Arrow is a global leader in technology design, manufacturing support, and supply-chain services. Last year, Arrow…

AVX Releases Medical Selector Guide

Fountain Inn, S.C. – AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer of passive components and interconnect solutions, has released a new, interactive Medical Selector Guide that features industry-specific summary information about its portfolio of electronic components for Class I, II, and III medical devices, including: tantalum and ceramic capacitors, thin film products, connectors, EMI filters and feedthroughs, SAW filters,…

TTI Inks Pact With Smiths Connectors

TTI, Inc., a world leading specialist distributor of electronic components, now offer customers across Europe Smiths Connectors’ world-renowned high reliability, high performance product range following a distribution deal between the two companies. The new agreement builds on a successful partnership between Smiths Connectors and TTI France, formerly Mateleco. The partnership will provide TTI the availability…

Arrow’s Andy King: Building Customer Connections

Andy King has been president of Arrow Electronics Inc.’s global components business for a little over six months, half a year or two fiscal quarters. Calendar 2015 was a year the electronics distribution industry was happy to put in its rear-view mirror. According to the EPSNews Top 50 Distributors report, the North American franchised distribution industry grew…

Arrow Open Lab Launches in Hong Kong

Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: ARW), today opened the Arrow Open Lab at Hong Kong Science Park, signifying a new milestone in Arrow’s support of innovation and technology development in Hong Kong. To celebrate the opening of the Arrow Open Lab and illustrate how technology can help enhance people’s lives, Arrow showcased its award-winning semi-autonomous motorcar (SAM)…

Biometrics Market to Exceed $24B by 2021

According to a recently released TechSci Research report, “Global Biometrics Market By Type, By End Use Sector, By Region, Competition Forecast and Opportunities, 2011 – 2021”, the global biometrics market is projected to surpass $ 24.8 billion by 2021, on account of growing security concerns across various end use sectors such as banking & finance, consumer electronics, government, defense, healthcare. etc.,…

Microsemi Expands Partnership with Future Electronics

Montreal, Canada – Future Electronics, a global leader in Electronics Distribution, founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, is pleased to announce that its partnership with Microsemi has strengthened significantly, following Microsemi’s announcement to narrow its Global Distributor partners on May 31, 2016. Future Electronics’ capabilities to support new design opportunities for Microsemi’s extensive product portfolio for customers…