Infor Enhances Supply Chain Forecasting

New York, N.Y. – Infor, the industry cloud company, today announced Infor Demand+, a new application designed to help simplify and accelerate supply chain forecasting processes. Infor’s next-generation demand planning application leverages a modern intuitive planning experience combined with the latest Infor technology. Infor Demand+ is designed to help provide a more comprehensive picture of future…

Schneider Electric Opens New Mfg Facility

Palatine, Ill. — Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, today announced the grand opening of its new manufacturing location in Livermore, California. The facility will serve as a West Coast hub for the U.S. Services team, offering improved customer service for Schneider Electric’s local customers while also supporting the production of Schneider…

Qualcomm Unveils Reference Board for Drones

San Diego, Calif. — Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) today announced that its subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., has introduced Qualcomm® Snapdragon Flight™, a highly optimized 58x40mm board targeted specifically for consumer drones and robotics applications. Qualcomm Snapdragon Flight is based on a Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 801 processor, along with robust connectivity, advanced drone software and development tools, bringing cutting-edge…

WPG Americas Opens New Office

San Jose, Calif. — WPG Americas Inc. (WPGA) a subsidiary of WPG Holdings, the Global number one distributor of semiconductors, announced today it has opened a new office in Ronkonkoma, New York. The new office includes sales, marketing, operations and their Embedded Display Solutions group allowing WPGA to better serve existing and future customers in the…

RS Signs B&R Enclosures

RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc(LSE: ECM), the global distributor for engineers, has entered a supply agreement with B&R Enclosures, Australasia’s leading specialist in the design and manufacture of enclosures, racks and cabinets. The partnership enables customers in Australia and New Zealand to benefit from RS’ eCommerce strengths. RS is continually adding leading Australasian brands to its range for…

Industrial Apps to Drive 3D Printing Market

Albany, N.Y. — 3D printing is a type of additive manufacturing (AM) that creates a tangible 3D object through layer-on-layer material deposition. The process, according to many, has triggered the third industrial revolution, since the technology has extensive economic and social uses. To present a comprehensive and unmatched perspective on the global 3D printing industry,…

Smart Appliances Market to Reach $37.2B by 2020

Pune, India – According to the new market research report “Smart Appliances Market by Smart Home Appliances (Washer, Dryer, Air Conditioner, Vacuum Cleaner), Smart Kitchen Appliances (Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Freezer), Technology (Wi-Fi, NFC, Bluetooth), End User, and Region – Global Forecast to 2020”, published by MarketsandMarkets, the smart appliances market is estimated to reach USD 37.2 Billion by 2020, at…

Arrow Collaborates with NetComm Wireless on IoT

NetComm Wireless Limited (ASX: NTC) a leading global developer of wireless Machine-to-Machine (M2M) devices, today announced a collaboration with Arrow Electronics in the U.S. to provide the market’s first Intelligent Gateway. The launch represents the first phase of the new “Arrow Intelligent Services” framework and set of software capabilities introduced by Arrow Electronics to simplify and expedite…