digital, supply chain, Covid-19, transformation

Tech is the Big Differentiator in Distribution

In today’s turbulent market conditions, authorized electronics distributors serve as key partners, forging an accessible path to hard-to-find parts for all market constituents. Choosing the right distribution partner has become a strategic imperative for component manufacturers and end-product buyers. Suppliers and OEMs should be asking their potential and current distributors one critical question: What investments…

World Products signs Agreement with New Yorker Electronics

New Yorker Electronics has announced its new distribution franchise agreement with World Products, a premier manufacturer of Thermally Protected MOV’s, MOVs, Gas Discharge Tubes, TVS Diodes, Relays and Antennas. WPI solutions are used in surge protection devices, power management systems, alternative energy systems and other industrial and consumer applications on a global basis. In addition,…

CHIPS Act Funding Details Begin to Emerge

The U.S. Department of Commerce earlier this month outlined how it and other government agencies will disburse $50 billion from the CHIPS Act to chipmakers and other semiconductor-related groups. More detailed funding documents are expected by early February. Around $28 billion, or nearly two-thirds of the total funding, will support Intel, Micron Technology, and other…

Siemens Offers AI Solution for Components

Electronic components’ authenticity, quality, and reliability are at the core of performance for every circuit board and, by extension, every electronic product. However, this sophisticated industry (unlike mechanical industries) does not always inspect and provide traceability for the components it uses, neither prior to nor during manufacturing. This can result in product failures, high return…