Altech Honors Future Electronics

Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently won Altech’s 2017 Sales Achievement Award at EDS in Las Vegas. Altech Corporation, a leading supplier of interconnect and electromechanical components, presented Future Electronics with the award in recognition for Future’s sales growth, which outpaced all other distributors in the electronic components industry and culminated…

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U.S. Factory Activity Slows; Tariff Worries Accelerate

Even though U.S. manufacturing activity remains robust — the nation’s leading production index, the PMI, registered 58.1 percent in July — the industry’s concern over tariffs has reached a new high, according to the Institute for Supply Management. The demand picture for U.S.-made goods remains positive, said Tim Fiore, chair for the ISM’s manufacturing business…