Micro-Measurements Doubles Super Stock Program

Malvern, Pa. — Micro-Measurements®, a Vishay Precision Group, Inc. (VPG) brand, today announced that it has doubled its Super Stock program offerings. The off-the-shelf delivery program now offers Micro-Measurements’ worldwide network of customers an even broader range of general-purpose foil strain sensors. The new pattern offerings cover the gamut of Micro-Measurements’ product portfolio. New Super Stock general-purpose…

Newark element14 Expands Passive Component Offerings

Newark element14 has expanded its product portfolio of passive components from industry-leading suppliers TE Connectivity, Ohmite, Bourns and Vishay. The new ranges include TE Corcom power line filters, Ohmite/Arcol HS aluminium-housed resistors, Bourns’ gas discharge tubes and Vishay high voltage flat chip resistors. The products are ideal for applications within the industrial, telecommunications and test equipment markets. “Newark…

Richardson RFPD Adds MACOM Products

Geneva, Ill. – Richardson RFPD, Inc. announced today the availability and full design support capabilities for a selection of SDI video and optoelectronics products from M/A-COM Technology Solutions. MACOM’s SDI video products span a complete signal chain for an SDI link, including multi-rate equalizer and cable driver solutions for emerging ultra-high-definition (UHD) TV standards and legacy 3G, HD…

Mouser Stocks PI InnoSwitch-CP Switching ICs

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now stocking the InnoSwitch-CP switching ICs, part of the InnoSwitch family from Power Integrations. These new offline constant-current/constant-voltage flyback switching ICs incorporate a constant power output profile which, when paired with an adaptive-voltage protocol such as USB-PD, helps designers of smart devices achieve faster charge times, improved charging efficiency, and backward…

World Micro Joins ECIA

Atlanta, Ga. – World Micro is proud to announce its recent acceptance as a distributor member of the ECIA. “Meeting the requirements for acceptance to this membership is very important for as we continue to grow our franchised distribution model,” stated Bettina Clark, World Micro’s Director of Supplier Development. ECIA is an organization made up…

Intel to Cut 12,000 Jobs

Santa Clara, Calif. – Intel Corporation today announced a restructuring initiative to accelerate its evolution from a PC company to one that powers the cloud and billions of smart, connected computing devices. Intel will intensify its focus in high-growth areas where it is positioned for long-term leadership, customer value and growth, while making the company…

Mouser, Marvel, and Imahara Build Super Hero Tech

April 20, 2016 — Mouser Electronics, Inc., a leading global authorized distributor of the newest electronic components, today announced the launch of a new series in the second year of the Empowering Innovation Together™ program with former Mythbusters star and longtime Mouser customer, Grant Imahara. The new program will also see the debut of the Mouser Innovation Lab™, where Imahara…

Qorvo to Buy GreenPeak Technologies

Qorvo® (Nasdaq: QRVO), a leading provider of core technologies and RF solutions for mobile, infrastructure and defense applications, announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held GreenPeak Technologies, a leader in ultra-low power, short range RF communication technology. The acquisition of Netherlands-based GreenPeak will allow Qorvo to expand its customer offering to…

Procurious.com Big Ideas Summit to Break New Ground

Attention procurement and supply management professionals: Make your voice heard around the world. Through an unprecedented think-tank event powered by social media, Procurious.com will crowdsource everyone’s thinking on the future of procurement during their second annual Big Ideas Summit on April 21, 2016. As the leading free online business network for the profession, Procurious will…