TE Connectivity to Sell Circuit Protection Devices Business

Schaffhausen, Switzerland — TE Connectivity Ltd. (NYSE: TEL) (TE) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to sell its Circuit Protection Devices (CPD) business to Littelfuse, Inc. (NASDAQ: LFUS) for $350 million. The transaction is expected to close in the second quarter of fiscal year 2016 and is subject to customary regulatory approvals. TE’s CPD…

Master Electronics Expands Amphenol Partnership

Santa Monica, Calif. – Master Electronics, a leading distributor of electromechanical, interconnect and passive components, announced today that it has added the Amphenol Industrial Operations group to their extensive Amphenol Brand offerings. “Amphenol has been manufacturing connectors since 1932. We are proud Amphenol Industrial Operations has been added to our line card.  As the undisputed…

AVX Launches New Corporate Website

Fountain Inn, S.C. – AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer of passive components and interconnect solutions, has launched its new corporate website. Comprehensive, visually engaging, and easy to navigate, the new AVX website delivers a virtual corporate presence that accurately reflects the cutting-edge technology and seamless integration that its products enable in applications including: automotive, medical,…

Mouser Now Shipping New Intel Quark Processor for IoT

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now shipping the new Intel® Quark™ microcontroller D1000, designed for Internet of Things (IoT) architectures and applications. Announced at Intel’s IoT Insights event in San Francisco, along with Intel® Quark™ microcontroller D2000 and the Intel® Quark™ SE microcontroller for IoT, this new technology extends intelligent computing to a new spectrum of…

Future Electronics Wins ECIA Marketing Award

Montreal, Canada – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, won top honors in the category of Best Sales Tools – Channel Partner Engagement Program during the advertising awards ceremony at the Electronic Components Industry Association’s Executive Conference held on October 26th in Chicago. The Electronics Choice Industry Awards celebrate the industry’s efforts in marketing their…

Mouser VP Hayne Shumate Receives ECIA Award

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the global authorized distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, is pleased to announce that Hayne Shumate, Mouser’s Vice President of Internet Business, has been honored with the Distinguished Service Award from the Electronic Components Industry Association. The ECIA, the leading non-profit organization dedicated to supporting the needs and interests of…

Richardson RFPD Adds Peregrine SPDT RF Switch

Geneva, Ill. – Richardson RFPD, Inc. announced today the availability and full design support capabilities for a new 700–3800 MHz, UltraCMOS SPDT RF switch from Peregrine Semiconductor Corporation. The PE42822 is a HaRP™ technology-enhanced absorptive 50Ω SPDT RF protection switch designed for use in high-power and high-performance wireless infrastructure and small cell applications, supporting frequencies up to 3800…