Anglia Offers Samples of Murata 0603 Metal Alloy Inductors

Murata have introduced the world’s smallest metal alloy type inductor to meet the increasing demand for more densely mounted PCB’s and smaller inductors which can handle large currents. The DSE18SA_E0 series of metal alloy 0603 inductors incorporate proprietary techniques Murata have established which utilize the high performance of windings to greatly enhance the rated current (current superposition…

OLED Market to Reach $48.8B by 2023

According to a new market research report “OLED Market by Display Application (Smartphone, TV, Automotive, NTE), Panel Type (Rigid, Flexible), Technology, Size, Material (FMM RGB, WOLED), Lighting Application (General, Automotive), Panel Type, & Vertical, and Geography – Global Forecast to 2023”, published by MarketsandMarkets™, the market is expected to be valued at USD 48.81 Billionby 2023,…

Electrocomponents Appoints President Global Supply Chain

Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), the global distributor for engineers, has appointed Debbie Lentz as President Global Supply Chain. She joins the company as a member of the Executive Management Team, reporting directly to CEO Lindsley Ruth. Debbie is responsible for leading the further development of the Group’s supply chain capability. With her leadership team, she will define and…

Samsung Capital Expenditure for DRAM and NAND

Will Samsung Dash China’s Memory Market Hopes?

Is Samsung’s massive $26 billion semiconductor capex only delaying China’s push into the memory device market? While it’s not likely to halt China’s inevitable drive into the DRAM and NAND flash markets despite technology challenges, it may wield a bigger influence on its competitors’ capex plans as Samsung protects its leadership position. For buyers, it…

Allocation 2017: What’s Behind the Component Shortage

Component shortages are not just about increased demand. Any number of factors – production capacity, supply chain disruptions, obsolescence and technology migration – can contribute to product scarcity. For 2017 and 2018, supplier merger and acquisition (M&A) activity can be added to the causation list. Semiconductor and tech mergers reached an all-time high in 2016 and formed…

High-Tech M&A: No Price Too High, No Firm Too Big

The consolidation of the semiconductor sector has moved into a new phase involving mega transactions that may trigger similarly large acquisitions in other segments of the electronics market and further the redrawing of the industry supply chain as OEMs, contract manufacturers and component distributors re-align with the new power centers. IC market consolidators had been…

Stadium Group, Allied Sign Distribution Deal

Stadium Group, a leading provider of design-led connectivity solutions, power products, human machine interface and electronic assemblies, today announced a distribution agreement for the Americas region with Allied Electronics, a leading high-service authorized distributor of industrial automation products, electronic components, and electromechanical products. The agreement covers the distribution by Allied Electronics of a wide range…