Arrow Q2 Sales Flat

Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) today reported second-quarter 2016 net income of $134.3 million, or $1.45 per share on a diluted basis, compared with net income of $123.9 million, or $1.28 per share on a diluted basis, in the second quarter of 2015. Excluding certain items1, net income would have been $152.7 million, or $1.65 per…

ERA Announces 2017 Event Theme

The Electronics Representatives Association (ERA) Conference Committee has selected the theme that will guide the development of the program of the association’s 48th Management and Marketing Conference, scheduled Feb 26-28, 2017, at the AT&T Conference Center in Austin, Texas. Holly Myers, CPMR, of Wallace Electronics Sales, chair of the Conference Committee, says the theme -…

TTI Inks Pact With Smiths Connectors

TTI, Inc., a world leading specialist distributor of electronic components, now offer customers across Europe Smiths Connectors’ world-renowned high reliability, high performance product range following a distribution deal between the two companies. The new agreement builds on a successful partnership between Smiths Connectors and TTI France, formerly Mateleco. The partnership will provide TTI the availability…

Sensor-System Standards Group Forms

Multi-sensor systems form a crucial basis for the success of Industry 4.0 applications. They record, process, and transmit a number of measurement parameters, such as pressure, acceleration, and temperature, all in a highly compact space. Machines are not the only ones to receive such sensors; workpieces are also increasingly being fitted with the intelligent sensor…

FedEx Acquires TNT Express

FedEx Corporation (FedEx) (NYSE:FDX), FedEx Acquisition B.V. (the Offeror) and TNT Express N.V. (TNT Express) jointly announce that FedEx has acquired TNT Express. The €4.4 billion acquisition combines the strengths of the companies – the world’s largest air express network and an unparalleled European road network, which will expand the existing FedEx portfolio and reshape…

Mouser Stocks Nordic nRF52 Series

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now stocking the nRF52 Series systems-on-chips (SoCs) from Nordic Semiconductor. These next-generation ultra-low-power radio frequency (RF) wireless solutions combine high performance and power efficiency, feature a unique on-chip NFC™ tag, and offer high levels of Bluetooth® Smart design flexibility for a variety of applications, including Internet of Things (IoT), wearables, wireless…

ERA Names Conference Committee

The Electronics Representatives Association (ERA) has announced the appointment of the chair and members of the committee who are designing the program of the organization’s 48th Management and Marketing Conference, scheduled Feb 26-28, 2017, in a return to the AT&T Conference Center in Austin, Texas. The committee began its planning meetings in April. The chair…