Kemet Names EVP of Global Sales & Marketing

KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM), a leading global supplier of electronic components, is pleased to announce that Emilio Ghilardi will join KEMET as Executive Vice President of Global Sales and Marketing, effective July 1st, reporting to Per Loof, Chief Executive Officer. He will be based in Silicon Valley and operate from the KEMET sales office. Mr.…

Ohmite Awards TTI

The leading global distributor of interconnect, passive, electromechanical and discrete components, announced today TTI has been awarded Ohmite’s President’s Award for Sales Excellence. For the eighth consecutive year, Ohmite has honored TTI with their prestigious President’s Award at the annual Electronic Distribution Show (EDS) in Las Vegas, Nevada. Ohmite is recognized as a leading provider…

Digi-Key, FLIR Sign Distribution Agreement

Thief River Falls, Minn. – Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Electronics, the industry leader in electronic component selection, availability and delivery, today announced a global distribution agreement with FLIR Systems Inc. to distribute Lepton® series thermal imaging cameras.  Digi-Key selected FLIR due to a growing demand for technology applications in safety and  security, unmanned, automation,…

TUV Rheinland Launches Suite of EPEAT Services

Hong Kong — TUV Rheinland, a leading global provider of testing, inspection and certification services, today announced that it will provide a full suite of services for the EPEAT rating system. EPEAT, which stands for Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool, is the definitive global registry for greener electronics. Through an agreement with the Green Electronics…

CDM Opens New Texas Office

Turnersville, N.J. – CDM Electronics, a premier authorized distributor of electronic connectors and cables, today announced the opening of a new Plano, Texas facility.  The office now serves as CDM’s Midwest and Great Plains regional operating hub from which specialized sales, engineering and design support are provided to current customers and the U.S. and Canadian…

AllSeen Alliance Adds 20 New Members

The AllSeen Alliance, a cross-industry collaboration to advance the Internet of Everything through an open source software project, today announced 20 new members have joined the initiative. This marks the sixth consecutive month with double-digit member growth for the AllSeen Alliance, with more than 70 companies joining the initiative since January. Furthermore, these new members hold…

Amphenol Awards TTI and Mouser

Fort Worth, Tex. – TTI, Inc. and Mouser Electronics have received the 2014 Excellence Award for Global Performance from Amphenol Corporation. The prestigious international award was presented jointly to TTI and Mouser executives at the recent Electronic Distribution Show (EDS) in Las Vegas, Nevada. TTI, Inc., is the leading global distributor of interconnect, passive, electromechanical…

TTI Awards KEMET

Greenville, S.C. — KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM), a leading manufacturer of electronics components, is proud to announce that it has been awarded TTI’s Global Operations Excellence Award. In its fourth year, the Global Operations Excellence Award recognizes the supplier who earns the supplier excellence award in all three TTI regions – Americas, Europe and Asia, and who scores…

Mouser Stocks Infineon Magnetic Angle Sensors

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the global authorized distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, is now stocking the TLE5012B GMR-Based Angle Sensors from Infineon Technologies. Based on an integrated Giant Magneto Resistive (iGMR) technology, the TLE5012B series combines magneto resistive sensing elements with integrated circuits all in one chip. These magnetic angle sensors offer high angular accuracy…

element14 Kicks Off IoT Vertical Farming Challenge

Chicago, Ill. – element14, the world’s largest electronic design community, announces today the launch of its latest design competition – the Vertical Farming Challenge. Sponsored by Silicon Labs and Wurth Elektronik, with support from the Association for Vertical Farming and Green Spirit Farms, element14 will select 15 engineers to build indoor vertical gardens using technologies and methods that have the…