How Avnet Manages Small Customers With Big Ideas

Avnet Inc. has wasted little time in leveraging new and existing design assets to reach up-and-coming businesses. The distributor’s acquisition of Premier Farnell, Hackster.io and Dragon Innovation has enabled the often-unwieldy global organization to support the makers and entrepreneurs that could be developing the next must-have computing, communication or consumer device. Broadline distributors such as…

Automotive Temperature Sensor Market to Reach $11.9B by 2025

The report “Automotive Temperature Sensor Market by Application (Engine, Exhaust, Seats), Product (Thermocouple, MEMS, IC Sensor), Usage, Technology, EV Application (Battery, Motor), EV Charging Tech (Wired, Wireless), Vehicle, and Region – Global Forecast to 2025”, published by MarketsandMarkets™, the global market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 5.58% from 2017 to 2025, to reach a…

Master Awards TE Connectivity

Master Electronics’ President, Riad Nizam, awarded the Supplier Excellence award to TE Connectivity (TE), a global leader in connectivity and sensors. TE outperformed Master’s YoY growth by actively engaging and executing an aligned and strategic plan with Master through a team approach. TE built and garnered hands-on relationships not only at the field and executive…

TTI Establishes Mil-Aero Business Segment

TTI, the leading global authorized distributor of electronic components, announced today the company’s plan to establish a focused Mil-Aero business segment and with this development has hired Roger Raley to the position of Vice President, Mil-Aero for TTI. Tom Vanderheyden, TTI Vice President, Americas Sales, said, “In this newly created position, we look forward to…

Mouser Ships Renesas RX130 32-bit MCUs

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the authorized global distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, is now stocking the RX130 Group of 32-bit microcontrollers from Renesas Electronics. With a new capacitive touch IP with improved sensitivity and robustness, the RX130 microcontrollers are ideal for devices designed with nontraditional touch materials or required to operate in wet or dirty environments, such…

IPC Recertifies IEC Electronics for IPC QML

IPC’s Validation Services Program is proud to announce the recertification of two IEC Electronics Corporation facilities, located in Newark, New York and Albuquerque, New Mexico. Both facilities are certified to IPC-J-STD-001, IPC-A-610 and IPC/WHMA-A-620 Qualified Manufacturers Listing (QML) at the Class 3 level. “We are pleased to be certified and part of the IPC Qualified…

Qualcomm Raises Bid for NXP

Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) (“Qualcomm”) today announced that Qualcomm River Holdings B.V., an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Qualcomm, has reached an agreement with NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) to increase to $127.50 per share its previously announced cash tender offer to purchase all outstanding shares of NXP.  The amended agreement, which was approved by the Qualcomm…

TTI Stocks FCT Product Portfolio

FCT’s broad product portfolio including a range of connectors, contacts, hoods, tools and more is available in Europe through TTI, Inc., a world leading specialist distributor of electronic components. A Molex company, FCT’s products also encompasses customised solutions meeting individual needs and providing design flexibility. FCT’s product range comprises of steel, brass (non-magnetic) and stainless-steel…

WPG Americas to Distribute Telit IoT Modules

WPG Americas Inc. (WPGA), a subsidiary of WPG Holdings, the largest global electronic components distributor, announced today a new agreement with Telit to distribute their comprehensive portfolio of specialty communication IoT modules in North America. The company’s broad product portfolio includes Cellular, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, LoRa and GNSS modules. For more information, visit: https://www.telit.com/products/iot-module-selector/. “We’re extremely pleased to…

Chip One Exchange USA Inc. Achieves AS 9120B Certification

As part of its evolution toward becoming a top tier global distributor, Chip One is pleased to announce its certification under both the AS 9120B and ISO9001:2015 standards. These rigorous standards give customers the assurance that the registrant has demonstrated the ability to consistently deliver products and services which meet both customer expectations and regulatory…