ERA 2017 Conference Set

The Electronics Representatives Association (ERA) has announced it’s 48th Management and Marketing Conference will be held Feb 26-28, 2017, in a return visit to the AT&T Conference Center in Austin, Texas, site of the 2016 event. ERA CEO Walter Tobin says, “We want to tap the tremendous energy and momentum coming out of our just-concluded…

Molex Buys Interconnect Systems

Lisle, Ill. – Molex, a leading global manufacturer of electronic solutions, announced today the acquisition of Interconnect Systems, Inc. (“ISI”) which specializes in the design and manufacture of high density silicon packaging with advanced interconnect technologies. According to Tim Ruff, senior vice president, Molex, the acquisition enables Molex to offer a wider range of fully integrated…

RFMW Supports Qorvo TQP9111

RFMW, Ltd. announces design and sales support for a 2W power amplifier from Qorvo. The TQP9111 covers 1.8 to 2.7GHz for a variety of applications in wireless infrastructure and defense communications including BTS transceivers, repeaters and L-band radios. 2-stages of amplification with integrated interstage matching provide almost 30dB of gain while the TQP9111 provides an…

Moxa Offers Industrial IoT 4G LTE Kit

Brea, Calif. — Moxa, a leading manufacturer of communications and networking equipment for industrial automation, is now offering system integrators and OEM machine builders an extremely cost-effective and flexible solution to connect sensors and devices to a management platform or database over 4G LTE wireless networks. Now available in North and South America, the new Moxa…

RS Components and Intel Sign Global Distribution Agreement

RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), the global distributor for engineers, has announced the signing of a global agreement with Intel for the distribution of a range of the company’s computing and embedded development products. The agreement enables customers worldwide to purchase a wide selection of Intel products direct from RS, targeting…

Littelfuse Buys Auto Switches and Connectors Maker

Littelfuse, Inc., (LFUS) today announced it has completed the acquisition of Menber’s S.p.A., headquartered in Legnago, Italy. Menber’s specializes in the design, manufacturing, and selling of manual and electrical battery switches and trailer connectors for commercial vehicles. The company had sales of approximately $23 million (€21 million) in 2015 and employs approximately 120 associates. Terms…

Mouser Stocks TE PHT Combo Sensor

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now stocking the MEAS MS8607-02BA01 pressure, humidity, and temperature (PHT) combination sensor from TE Connectivity (TE). This fully factory-calibrated combination sensor measures pressure from 10 to 2,000 millibar (mbar), relative humidity (RH) from 0 percent to 100 percent, and temperature from -40 to +85 degrees Celsius (-40 to +185 degrees Fahrenheit). The compact 5 × 3 × 1mm QFN sensor…

Heilind Adds NorComp M-Series Connectors

Heilind Electronics, a leading global distributor of electronic components, has just added NorComp’s M-SERIES metal shell connectors to its existing selection of harsh environment circular connectors. M-SERIES Circular Connectors are designed with a robust, waterproof cable-to-panel interface for demanding end use applications. These ruggedized connectors feature full metal shells for EMI/RFI shielding, as well as IP67/68…