Arrow Exec Retires

Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) today announced thatPeter S. Brown is retiring from his position as senior vice president, general counsel, and secretary. Mr. Brown held this position since 2001 when he joined Arrow from Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP. “Peter has served as a trusted advisor to me, the Board of Directors, and the company.…

Molex Wins Innovation Award

Molex Incorporated announced today that it has received a 2014 Chicago Innovation Award for developing the connector system that brings electrical connectivity to the Dow Chemical Company’s POWERHOUSE™ Solar Shingles.  The Molex Interconnect System helped enable Dow to deliver its groundbreaking new solar roofing solution to residential consumers across the country and in Canada.  The…

Future Wins ECIA ‘Best’ Award

Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, won top honors in the “Best Sales Tools – Sales Incentive Campaign” category and earned the distinction of “Best in Show” for its ST Car promotion during the advertising awards ceremony at the Electronic Components Industry Association’s Executive Conference held earlier this week in Chicago. The…

Mouser Exec Honored by ECIA

Mouser Electronics, Inc., a leading engineering resource and global distributor of semiconductors and electronic components, is pleased to announce that Chuck Amsden, Mouser’s Director of Quality, has been honored with the ECIA Distinguished Service Award. The award is presented annually by the Electronic Components Industry Association “to those individuals who have made significant contributions to…

IPC: PCB Market Still Sluggish

IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries® announced today the September findings from its monthly North American Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Statistical Program. Sales remained sluggish while orders strengthened. Slump in Sales and Orders is Typical for September Total North American PCB shipments decreased 2.8 percent in September 2014 from September 2013, reducing year-to-date shipment growth to…

Elma Delivers Rack-Level Integration Services

Fremont, Calif.– Elma Electronic Inc. now offers rack-level integration services that enable deployment of commercial equipment in rugged and mobile environments. Providing configuration control and lifecycle management as well as intricate custom I/O and cabling, Elma supports the installation of its rack-level integrated systems from start to finish. As commercial computing equipment from companies like…

Amphenol Aerospace Names TTI as Value-Added Assembler

Sidney, N.Y.– Amphenol Aerospace, a division of Amphenol Corporation (NYSE: APH) has named TTI, Inc. as a value-added assembler for their ARINC 801, MT, and CF38999 tight tolerance Fiber Optic MIL-DTL-38999 Series III circular plug and receptacle connectors. Amphenol’s ARINC-801 product portfolio is available in standard shell size/insert arrangements for multimode and single-mode fiber applications. Other options exist for hermetically…

VPG, ES Components Focus on High-Reliability Resistors

Malvern, Pa. — Vishay Precision Group, Inc. (NYSE: VPG) and ES Components, a specialty distributor of military- and commercial-grade passive components, today announced that the two companies have realigned their relationship to focus on meeting the increased demand for high-reliability, high-temperature resistors. Under the new agreement, ES Components is stocking and providing support for Vishay Foil…