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Five Semiconductor Companies Hold 53 percent of Global Wafer Capacity

Only five semiconductor companies hold 53 percent of total global wafer capacity, according to IC Insights. In 2019, each company had capacity of more than 1,000,000 wafer starts per month. In contrast, the top five capacity leaders in 2009 held 36 percent of worldwide capacity. Capacity at other semiconductor leaders, including Intel (817K wafers/month), UMC…

Mouser Signs Global Agreement With Kontron

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the New Product Introduction (NPI) leader empowering innovation, announces a global distribution agreement with Kontron, a leading global provider of Internet of Things (IoT)/Embedded Computing Technology (ECT) and a Premier Member of the Intel® Internet of Things Solutions Alliance. Through the agreement, Mouser offers a range of Kontron computer-on-modules (COMs), including COM…

ECIA Welcomes New Members

ECIA is pleased to announce that four new members have recently joined the association. From the component manufacturers sector, ECIA welcomes CUI Devices and Minmax Technology. From the independent manufacture rep community, Mid Star Inc. and O’Donnell Associates Southwest have joined. “ECIA continues to add members from across the electronic components supply chain, as companies…

Flex Power Modules Signs Global Pact With Digi-Key

Flex Power Modules has signed a partnership agreement with Digi-Key Electronics, a global electronics components distributor, to open a new sales channel expanding its global footprint and accelerating customer order fulfilment. All Flex Power Modules products will be listed on Digi-Key’s website and available for purchase, with many held in stock for immediate same-day dispatch.…