Amphenol Awards Heilind Electronics

Heilind Electronics, a leading global distributor of electronic components, was presented the Best North American Performance in Distribution award by Amphenol. The award was presented to Heilind executives by Amphenol CEO Adam Norwitt at the company’s annual EDS reception held on May 17 in Las Vegas, Nevada. This is the second consecutive year that Heilind…

Thermal Management Market to Reach $14.2B by 2022

According to the new market research report “Thermal Management Market by Material Type (Adhesive, Non-Adhesive), Devices (Conduction, Convection, Advanced, Hybrid), Service (Installation & Calibration, Optimization & Post Sales), End-Use Application – Global Forecast to 2022,” published by MarketsandMarkets™, the thermal management market is expected to be worth USD 14.24 Billion by 2022, growing at a CAGR of…

Avnet: What other Dangers Lurk in its Legacy Assets?

Avnet Inc. had grand plans for this week but instead of hosting its scheduled annual Investors’ Day conference the top-tier distributor has returned instead to its restructuring drawing board. It must plug a projected $1 billion sales shortfall in fiscal 2018 and implement a new, global ERP project, sparking afresh concerns that the leadership may…

Bel Fuse Awards Digi-Key

Digi-Key Electronics, a global electronic components distributor, was awarded Bel Fuse Inc.’s, a leading global manufacturer of products that power, protect and connect electronic circuits, Distributor of the Year Award at the 2017 EDS Banquet in Las Vegas, NV. The criteria of this awards is based on overall sales, sales growth, marketing support and customer service. “We are…

Mouser, Visonox Sign Global Distribution Agreement

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the authorized global distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, today announced a global distribution agreement with Visionox, an industry leader in the development of organic light emitting diodes (OLEDs) and display solutions. Visionox is a cutting-edge company that has a proven ability not only for innovation but also for quickly…

Fulfillment is the New Battleground in E-Commerce

Thanks to Amazon.com, a customer’s online buying experience is every bit as important as the item that’s acquired. E-commerce b2b capabilities have been lagging b2c, prompting companies to look for ways they can provide fast, accurate and inexpensive delivery options. Innovators have been looking at the logistics space where there’s lots of opportunity for improvement (See…

High-Tech Tackles Logistics

High-tech companies are developing leading-edge solutions to improve a variety of functions in logistics—a complex web of freight movers, third-party logistics companies and parcel delivery services. Here are a handful of companies that have recently launched logistics-related products and services: Freightos has developed an online marketplace that gives importers and exporters on-demand access to global freight services. Freight forwarders,…