ISM Releases New Standards for Supply Chain Excellence

Phoenix, Ariz. – The supply chain management function is rapidly moving to the spotlight as a key driver of profitability and performance for successful enterprises. In today’s hypercompetitive business environment, having visionary leaders and great products isn’t enough to ensure success.  As a result, Thomas W. Derry, Chief Executive Officer of Institute for Supply Management® (ISM®) emphasizes the need…

TTI Carrying Molex MXP120 Sealed ConnectorSystem

A high-performance, 1.20mm in-line connector system from Molex is now available in Europe from TTI, Inc., the world’s leading specialist distributor of passive, connector, electromechanical and discrete components.  The new Molex MXP120™ Sealed ConnectorSystem for automotive and commercial vehicles is designed to replace more usual 1.50mm terminals in in-line harness applications, saving space and providing…

RFMW Names Supplier Business Manager

RFMW, Ltd. announces that Mark Millhollin has joined RFMW as a Supplier Business Manager.  Mr. Millhollin will be responsible for developing and implementing strategic business plans for various suppliers on the RFMW line card. Prior to joining RFMW, Mr. Millhollin’s background included Corporate Supplier Manager at Arrow/Richardson RFPD, Director of Supplier Management at Avnet, Americas…

POET Technologies Inks Deal With BAE Systems

POET Technologies Inc. (TSX VENTURE:PTK) (POETF) – developer of the planar opto-electronic technology (“POET”) platform for monolithic fabrication of integrated circuit devices containing both electronic and optical elements on a single semiconductor wafer – today announced the signing of a collaboration agreement with BAE Systems Microelectronics and corporate updates, in particular the formation of a…

Fox Expands Oscillator Stock

Fort Myers, Fla. – Fox Electronics, a leading global supplier of frequency control solutions and an IDT company, has greatly expanded its line of off-the-shelf 3.3V crystal oscillators (XO) available directly from its distributors.  The stocked options now include standard packages offered in several different frequencies and in sizes down to 2.0 mm x 1.6 mm.…

Siemens, thinkstep Launch New Material Management Software

Stuttgart, Germany – Siemens and thinkstep (formerly PE International) today announced a new integrated material management software solution to manage the material lifecycle and streamline material driven product design. The new solution, developed by thinkstep and Siemens’ product lifecycle management (PLM) software business, will help manufacturers worldwide improve product performance and reliability by connecting design,…

TTI Features Molex Imperium in Europe

TTI, Inc., the world’s leading specialist distributor of passive, connector, electromechanical and discrete components, announces that it is now stocking the new Molex Imperium™ High Voltage/High Current Connector System in Europe.  Optimised for challenging conditions experienced in products such as hybrid-electric vehicles and commercial vehicles, the Imperium HVHC System’s rugged integrated shield design is able…