C&K Receives Int’l Automotive Task Force 16949 OK

C&K, one of the world’s most trusted brands of high-quality electromechanical switches, today announced that all of its global facilities have received International Automotive Task Force (IATF) 16949 certification. C&K’s Dole (France) location was the first to achieve certification, with the company’s Huizhou (China) and Newton (Mass., U.S.) locations following closely thereafter. IATF 16949 emphasizes…

Littelfuse Awards Mouser

 Mouser Electronics, Inc., the industry’s leading New Product Introduction distributor with the widest selection of semiconductors and electronic components, has been honored with the 2017 High Service Distributor of the Year award by Littelfuse, a global leader in circuit protection. Mouser received the award at the 2018 Electronic Distribution Show (EDS) in Las Vegas. “We…

Electrocomponents FY 2018 Sales up 12.8%

Strong results and new initiatives to drive future growth and profitability Highlights 2018 2017 Change  Like-for-like change1 Revenue £1,705.3m £1,511.7m 12.8% 12.8% Adjusted2 operating profit £177.1m £133.2m 33.0% 28.1% Adjusted2 operating profit margin 10.4% 8.8% 1.6 pts 1.4 pts Adjusted2 profit before tax3 £173.1m £128.0m 35.2% 30.0% Adjusted2 earnings per share 28.4p 21.0p 35.2% 29.7% Adjusted2 free cash flow £105.1m…

Electrocomponents Acquires MRO-Solutions Provider IESA

In line with our strategy to build out our value-added service proposition, Electrocomponents plc is pleased to announce that it has reached agreement to acquire IESA, a leading provider of value-added services to industrial customers for a cash consideration of £88 million. Acquisition of leading corporate MRO(1) marketplace provider of value-added services Significantly enhances the…

Master Electronics Receives Distribution Award

Master Electronics, a leading global distributor of electromechanical, interconnect and passive components, was awarded Carlo Gavazzi’s Outstanidng Distributor Achievement Award. This award was presented by Fred Shirazi, President and CEO of Carlo Gavazzi Americas. Master has been a longtime distributor of Carlo Gavazzi and the relationship continues to grow and flourish. Jon Bach, VP of…

Sager Announces Supplier Excellence Awards

Sager Electronics, a leading North American distributor of Interconnect, Power and Electromechanical components and provider of value-add solutions, today announced the results of its 2017 Supplier Excellence Program. Sager’s Supplier Excellence Program focuses on quality, operations and business systems support, along with management and field level support. Sager is pleased to recognize Phoenix Contact, Kycon,…

TTI Promotes Knight, Vanderheyden

TTI, the leading global authorized distributor of electronic components, made the following organizational announcement today at the company’s annual Industry Executive Briefing held during the EDS Summit in Las Vegas, Nevada. Michael Knight, Senior Vice President TTI Americas, has been promoted to the newly established position of President of the TTI Semiconductor Group. Currently, this…

Mouser Opens Canadian Customer Service Center

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the New Product Introduction (NPI) leader empowering innovation, today announces the May 2018 opening of its Canadian Customer Service Center, located in Kitchener-Waterloo in the Ontario technology corridor. This new customer service center will support local electronic design engineers, buyers and hardware innovators, helping them to locate the newest products for their…

Molex Collaborating With Samtec

Two global leaders in the design and manufacture of interconnects for high-performance electronic products today announced a Licensed Source Agreement which brings together innovations that provide a new generation of solutions to meet the evolving needs of 56G and 112G data speeds. Molex and Samtec are the only suppliers licensed to offer the Molex BiPass™…