MagnaChip Begins Volume Production of New Automotive Display Driver IC

MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation (“MagnaChip”) (NYSE: MX), a designer and manufacturer of analog and mixed-signal semiconductor platform solutions, today announced that volume production of a new Display Driver IC (DDIC) for automotive panel displays has begun. MagnaChip is planning to expand its business to various automotive display applications in the market, starting with the design-win of new…

25 Undergrad Supply Chain University Programs Leading the Pack

Having the right procurement and supply chain talent on board has become a strategic imperative for electronics OEMs and universities are stepping up to the plate. In addition to creating and revamping curriculum, these schools are actively wooing students and helping them find their place in corporate America as chief supply chain officers (CSCOs) and…

Premier Farnell Adds Adesto Technologies

Adesto Technologies (NASDAQ: IOTS), a leading provider of innovative application-specific semiconductors for the IoT era, and Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, which operates as Newark element14 in North America, has signed a new distribution agreement. The franchise provides OEM customers with access to Adesto’s complete portfolio of feature-rich, ultra-low power non-volatile memory (NVM) products, with…

Rutronik Receives Top Awards

Rutronik, a leading global broad-line stocking distributor of a comprehensive range of electronic components, semiconductors, and products and technology solutions for IoT and embedded systems, received top honors from Elektronik magazine’s annual “Distributor of the Year 2018” readers’ choice award, earning seven first-, six second-, and eight third-place awards. In the magazine’s annual “Distributor of the Year” awards, distributors…

ATS Names West Electronic Solutions as Sales Rep

Advanced Thermal Solutions, Inc. (ATS), a leading-edge thermal engineering and manufacturing company focused on the thermal management of electronics, is pleased to announce that it has signed West Electronic Solutions, a sales representative for electronic manufacturers and service providers with more than 50 years of success in the industry, to be its outside sales representative…

Sager Expands Power Solutions Center

Sager Electronics, a leading North American distributor of Interconnect, Power and Electromechanical components and provider of value-add solutions, has relocated its Power Solutions Center (PSC) to a 64,000 square foot state-of-the-art facility in Carrollton, TX. The new facility is 70% larger than Sager’s existing location, and will include 20,500 square feet of value-add production space…

“Choosing Blocking Capacitors” Paper Available at RFMW

RFMW, Ltd. announces availability of a white paper from Dielectric Laboratories (DLI). “Choosing blocking capacitors – it’s more than just values” outlines how designers often use rules-of-thumb or approximate equations linking capacitor values to final RF performance. DLI takes a real world look at performance that can’t be predicted by design theory, and then analyzes…