Celanese Expands Global Capacity for Specialty Materials

Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE), a global technology and specialty materials company, today announced plans to expand the capacity of its global compounding assets and certain product-specific manufacturing production sites to support the significant growth in its engineered materials business. “As the global demand for specialty materials increases in key industries such as medical, automotive, consumer goods…

APICS Unveils New SCOR 12.0 Model for Supply Chain Excellence

Today from APICS 2017, the premier event for supply chain, logistics and operations management professionals, the supply chain association, APICS, announced the launch of its Supply Chain Operations Reference (SCOR) 12.0 model. SCOR has been the cross-industry, global standard for supply chain excellence for the last twenty years, and with this update will continue to support ways to measure,…

Mouser Stocks Cree Four-Color LEDs

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the industry’s leading New Product Introduction (NPI) distributor with the widest selection of semiconductors and electronic components, is now stocking CLQ6A-TKW red, green, blue, and white (RGBW) LEDs from Cree®. The CLQ6A-TKW devices are the first individually addressable 1W RGBW LEDs in their class, opening new design possibilities for architectural lighting. Cree CLQ6A-TKW devices, available from Mouser…

LoRa Alliance Releases New LoRaWAN Spec

The LoRa Alliance™, the global association of companies backing the open LoRaWAN™ standard for internet of things (IoT) low-power wide-area networks (LPWANs), released its latest technical specifications to kick off the organization’s 9th All Members Meeting (AMM) taking place in Suzhou, China and hosted by ZTE. New features in the latest specification releases include roaming and…

Sager, RRC Power Solutions Sign Distribution Deal

Sager Electronics, a leading North American distributor of Interconnect, Electromechanical and Power components and provider of value-add solutions, and RRC Power Solutions, a worldwide leader for smart batteries and battery charging technology, today announced a distribution partnership. The full offering of RRC Power Solutions smart lithium-ion batteries and chargers are now in stock at Sager…

Samsung CEO to Resign

Samsung Electronics announced today Vice Chairman Oh-Hyun Kwon plans to resign as the company’s head of the Device Solutions Business and will not seek re-election as a member of the Board of Directors and the Chairman of the Board when his term ends in March, 2018. Vice Chairman Kwon will also resign as the Chief…