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AVX Debuts Online Simulation Tool for Capacitors

Greenville, S.C. – AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer of passive components and interconnect solutions, has introduced a new web-based simulation tool for its tantalum, polymer, and niobium oxide capacitors. Featuring data mined from the libraries of AVX’s previous PSpice Models and S-Parameters S2P software, which, now redundant, have been removed from the website, the new,…

Melexis Inks Global Pact With Rutronik

Rutronik Elektronische Bauelemente GmbH and Melexis have signed a global distribution agreement covering Melexis’ entire product portfolio of sensors, sensor interface ICs, driver ICs and communication ICs.  Melexis offers an extensive array of highly integrated semiconductors that help the automotive industry to produce greener, safer cars and domestic appliance manufacturers to bring more energy efficient products…

Conrad Stocks WAGO 2060 Terminal Blocks

Hirschau, Germany – Conrad Business Supplies continues to expand its selection of electrical components with new versions of the 2060 Series terminal blocks from leading manufacturer WAGO. These latest additions will complement over 16,000 other WAGO products stocked by Conrad. The updated versions of the 2060 Series comprise the 2060-451, 2060-452 and 2060-453 and feature a newly designed…

Celestica Recognizes Suppliers

Toronto, Canada – Celestica Inc. (NYSE, TSX: CLS), a global leader in the delivery of end-to-end product lifecycle solutions, today announced the winners of its 2014  Total Cost of Ownership (TCOOTM) Supplier Awards. The awards honour suppliers who provide the best TCOO TM performance to Celestica and its customers by demonstrating excellence in quality, delivery, technology, service, pricing and…

API Names New VP of Worldwide Sales

Orlando, Fla. — API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a leading provider of high performance RF, microwave, millimeterwave, power, and security solutions today announced that Don Barnas has been named the Company’s new Vice President Worldwide Sales, effective June 8, 2015. In this role, Mr. Barnas will lead the Company’s worldwide sales, customer service, and field…

RS, TDK Sign Global Agreement

Beijing — RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), the global distributor for engineers, has entered into a global agreement with TDK Corporation to distribute the Japan-based manufacturer’s portfolio of TDK and EPCOS passive electronic components. The agreement consolidates the existing relationship between the two companies, and enables customers around the world to purchase a huge selection…

TTI Recognizes Supplier Excellence

TTI, Inc., a world leading specialist distributor of passive, connector, electromechanical and discrete components, has announced the winners of its 2014 Supplier Excellence Awards, given in recognition of outstanding performance throughout the year. Suppliers are assessed on a matrix of performance measurements from sales growth and management support to quality and on-time delivery. The Global…

W.L. Gore Franchises Electro Enterprises

W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. (Gore) announces that Electro Enterprises, Inc. (Oklahoma City, OK) has been named an authorized distributor of GORE® Microwave/RF Assemblies, serving the military-aerospace market in North America. With Electro stocking common configurations of Gore assemblies, product can now be shipped same-day to customers in North America. Electro Enterprises, a women-owned…

KEMET Granted Twenty U.S. Patents in FY2015

Greenville, S.C. — KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM), a leading global supplier of electronic components, honored patent recipients, as well as others who participated in the patent process, during its Patent Awards Luncheon on May 28, 2015. Plaques representing the twenty new patents joined those already on display on the Patent Wall at KEMET’s U.S. Innovation Center in Simpsonville, South Carolina.…