Heilind Stocking TE Q-CEE

Heilind Electronics, the largest distributor of interconnect products in North America, is now stocking Q-CEE’s labels from TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity. TE’s Q-CEE’s label family consists of high-quality labels and seals for calibration, quality, security and ISO identification needs, and unique solutions to protect labels from oil, solvent and chemical exposure.…

ISM: Purchasing Indexes Rebound

Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in March for the 10th consecutive month, and the overall economy grew for the 58th consecutive month, say the nation’s supply executives in the latest Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business®. The report was issued today by Bradley J. Holcomb, CPSM, CPSD, chair of the Institute for Supply Management®(ISM®)…

SIA Releases Semiconductor Technology Roadmap

The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA), representing U.S. leadership in semiconductor manufacturing and design, today announced the release of the 2013 International Technology Roadmap for Semiconductors (ITRS), a collaborative effort that assesses the technical challenges and opportunities for the semiconductor industry through 2028. The ITRS seeks to identify future technical obstacles and shortfalls, so the industry…

Murata Unveils New Look

Murata today launched a new visual identity that includes changes to the corporate logo and other key visual identity elements. The objective of this initiative is to better express Murata’s philosophy and brand promise – “Innovator in Electronics.” “The world of electronics keeps changing, and Murata is expanding to new applications and exploring technologies to…

RS Components Adds Pi Modules

RS Components( http://www.rs-components.com/index.html ) (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc( http://www.electrocomponents.com ) (LSE:ECM), the world’s leading high service distributor of electronics and maintenance products, has added two wireless connectivity options to its growing portfolio of products based on the Raspberry Pi( http://singapore.rs-online.com/web/generalDisplay.html?id=raspberrypi ) computer. The new modules are built using Wi-Fi and low power…

Distributors Featured in Microsemi Tech Support

Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq: MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, today announced it has implemented significant FPGA design infrastructure support with the opening of three new technical support design centers, and by training and certifying more than 200 distributor partner field application engineers (FAEs) worldwide. In addition, the…

Marvell To Appeal Patent Decision

Marvell (NASDAQ: MRVL), a global leader in integrated silicon solutions, announced that on March 31, 2014, the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania issued its judgment on the remaining motions in a lawsuit brought by Carnegie Mellon University (“CMU”) against Marvell and Marvell Semiconductor, Inc. (“MSI”), Marvell’s U.S. operating subsidiary. The…

TI Names Peter Balyta Vice President

Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NASDAQ:TXN) today announced that Peter Balyta, Ph.D., has been elected vice president of the company. Balyta is also president of the Education Technology division, which focuses on market-leading educational technology to improve student achievement in mathematics and science. “Peter’s unique combination of experience in global markets, tenure with the Education Technology…

Brandman Offers Supply Chain Courses

Brandman University’s School of Extended Education, the entrepreneurial division of Brandman University, today announced its partnership with APICS Orange County.  APICS is the world’s leading professional association for supply chain and operations management.  Along with the APICS Orange County chapter, Brandman will offer a Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) exam preparation course at its Irvine…