Mouser Launches New Price and Availability Assistant

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the New Product Introduction (NPI) leader empowering innovation, announces its new Price and Availability Assistant, which allows customers to easily check prices and availability on millions of semiconductors and electronic components. Customers simply drag and drop, type in or load (copy and paste) a parts list with desired quantities for rapid pricing…

CUI Global Acquires Utility-Scale Solar EPC Company

CUI Global, Inc. (Nasdaq: CUI) (“CUI Global” or the “Company”) today announced the closing of the acquisition of Reach Construction Group (“Reach”), a privately held engineering, procurement and construction (“EPC”) company, specializing in utility-scale solar construction throughout North America, effective April 1, 2020.   The acquisition offers significant synergies for revenue growth, including Reach’s deep expertise…

Digi-Key Adds Siglent to Line Card

Digi-Key Electronics, a global electronic components distributor, announced that it has expanded its product portfolio by signing a North American distribution partnership with Siglent Technologies, providing Digi-Key customers with world-class electronic test and measurement solutions. This expansion is part of the DK+ initiative, Digi-Key’s continued growth as a world-class distributor to provide products, services and…

SEMI Urges ‘Essential Business’ Designation of Semiconductor Companies

SEMI has urged government representatives around the U.S. and world to designate the semiconductor industry as an essential business so operations at companies across the chip supply chain can continue without interruption as the spread of COVID-19 continues. SEMI President and CEO Ajit Manocha assured the U.S. and global officials that SEMI members – the…

Allied Electronics & Automation Announces 3 New Senior Executives

As part of its commitment to hiring high-performing, diverse, and experienced leaders, Allied Electronics & Automation recently named three new executives to lead the company’s Finance, Human Resources, and Marketing functions: Manisha Kadoche as Chief Financial Officer, Katie Cartwright as Vice President of Human Resources, and Jessie Dearien as Vice President of Marketing. “Allied is…

WPG Americas and ACEINNA Team Up on Next-Gen MEMS Based Sensing Solutions

WPG Americas Inc. (WPGA) a subsidiary of WPG Holdings, the largest global electronic components distributor, announced today a new partnership with ACEINNA, a worldwide leader in the development of innovative Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU) and current sensing technologies that are essential to next generation cars, robots and other autonomous applications. “WPG Americas is extremely excited…

Gartner: 3 Keys to Mitigate Covid-19 Supply Chain Disruption

With the new coronavirus impacting global supply chains, supply chain leaders should focus on three impact areas for their initial crisis management, according to Gartner, Inc. ”As COVID-19 spreads globally, we are seeing increased supply chain disruption, but also changes in consumer spending habits,” said Sarah Watt, senior director analyst with the Gartner Supply Chain…