TTI Supplies Kemet Polymer Electrolytic Capacitors

May 2016 – Now available in Europe through TTI, Inc., a world leading specialist distributor of electronic components, are Kemet’s T540 series and T541 series COTS polymer electrolytic capacitors. The devices offer the same performance advantages as other KO-CAP® series components from Kemet with screening options associated with high reliability (“Hi-Rel”) applications. The Commerical-Off-The-Shelf (COTS)…

Avnet, ASU Launch Innovation Lab

Phoenix, Ariz. – Avnet, Inc. (NYSE:AVT), a leading global technology distributor, today announced a new partnership with Arizona State University (ASU) and its Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering. The organizations collaborated to create the Avnet Innovation Lab, which is designed to spur economic growth in the technology sector and enable aspiring entrepreneurs to advance their innovations. The lab will provide…

TE Connectivity Awards Distributors

Harrisburg, Pa. – TE Connectivity (TE) (NYSE: TEL), a global leader in connectivity and sensors, presented its 2015 Electronic Distributor Awards during its recent Global Distribution Summit in Atlanta, Georgia. The annual awards recognize TE’s highest-performing distribution partners based on sales and market share growth, business plan performance and customer satisfaction. TE presented the 2015…

Mouser Stocks Nordic nRF52 Series

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now stocking the nRF52 Series systems-on-chips (SoCs) from Nordic Semiconductor. These next-generation ultra-low-power radio frequency (RF) wireless solutions combine high performance and power efficiency, feature a unique on-chip NFC™ tag, and offer high levels of Bluetooth® Smart design flexibility for a variety of applications, including Internet of Things (IoT), wearables, wireless…

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…