Hisense to Acquire Sharp TV Factory

Qingdao, China — Hisense Group and Sharp announced that Hisense will be purchasing all equity and assets of Sharp’s TV factory in Mexico for $23.7 million with rights to use the “Sharp” brand name and all its channel resources in both North and South American regions. This acquisition will have Hisense completely taking over Sharp’s TV business in these regions.…

Mouser and Omron Ink Global Pact

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is pleased to announce a global distribution agreement with Omron Electronic Components, (headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A. and hereinafter referred to as “Omron”) to deliver Omron products to its customers across the globe, making Mouser the only global distributor for its Electronic Components. Omron is a leading supplier of electronic components, including…

TTI Receives Raytheon Award

TTI, Inc. the leading global distributor of passive, interconnect, electromechanical and discrete components, has received recognition from Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems as a 3-Star Supplier Excellence Award winner for 2014. The award ceremony was held at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts. Raytheon’s Integrated Defense Systems business instituted the annual Supplier Excellence Awards program to recognize…

Mouser Stocks ADLINK ETX-BT Modules

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now stocking the ETX-BT Modules from ADLINK Technology. These Computer-on-Module (COM) devices are designed around the Intel® Atom™ System on Chip (SoC) and include standard functions required for almost any application, such as graphics, Ethernet, audio, IDE, floppy, keyboard/mouse, parallel, serial and USB ports, and PCI and ISA system busses. ADLINK…

Arrow Launches IoT Boot Camp

Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW) has announced it is collaborating with Skookum Digital Works to offer the “Innovation Launch Pad,” a five-day, immersive-learning “boot camp” for companies looking to bring innovative and profitable “Internet of Things” (IoT) ideas to market. “IoT is poised to disrupt entire business models and industries, but companies looking to bring innovative…

Pasternack Adds New VNA Calibration Kits

Irvine, Calif. – Pasternack, a leading manufacturer and supplier of RF, microwave and millimeter wave products, has expanded their portfolio of general purpose VNA calibration kits with new 50 and 75 Ohm versions. These new cal kits offer excellent performance characteristics that are specially designed for the fine-tuning and calibration of sensitive test equipment in engineering labs, production…

CDM Stocks Amphenol Pcd Field Bus Interconnects

Turnersville, N.J. – CDM Electronics, a premier authorized distributor of electronic connectors and cables, today announced the availability of a comprehensive inventory of components comprising the Amphenol Pcd Field Bus Interconnect System.  The products offer a solution for an extensive array of harsh-environment applications while enabling users to quickly, and reliably transform standard telecom and datacom…