Daren Saroop is director of sales and marketing for the Virtual Chip Exchange. Saroop has more than a decade of industry experience, ranging from dealing with top-tier OEM/EMS customers to managing the authorized distribution and component manufacturer supply channels at the Virtual Chip Exchange USA, Inc. He can be reached at dsblog@virtualchip.com.

Thailand Floods Hit the Supply Chain

Six months after the triple tragedy in Japan, Thailand has now been crippled with massive flooding that has killed 373 people, left hundreds of thousands homeless, and even more unable to work in the industrial parks. Many of these industrial parks are home to high-tech production facilities for major electronics manufacturers. Here is a synopsis…