Gartner: Intel Remains No. 1 Chip Vendor

Worldwide semiconductor revenue totaled $466.2 billion in 2020, an increase of 10.4% from 2019, according to final results by Gartner, Inc. “Memory, GPUs and 5G chipsets led semiconductor growth, driven by hyperscale, PC, ultramobile and 5G handset end-market demand, while automotive and industrial electronics suffered due to lower spending or a pause in spending owing to COVID-19,” said Andrew Norwood, research…

Sager Adds PUI Audio to its Line Card

Sager Electronics, a leading North American distributor of Interconnect, Power, Electromechanical, and Thermal solutions and provider of value-add solutions, today announced the addition of PUI Audio to its line card. PUI Audio is a global leader in innovative audio solutions. “Sager Electronics is an excellent fit for PUI Audio’s extensive portfolio of innovative audio products…

Digi-Key Inks Global Deal With ArkX Labs

Digi-Key Electronics, which offers the world’s largest selection of electronic components in stock for immediate shipment, announced that it has secured a global distribution partnership with ArkX Laboratories to offer their Advanced Far-field Voice Capture AFE module and development kit for voice-enabled IoT products. The Advanced Far-field Voice Capture AFE module and development kit outperforms…

Sager Names Shannon Freise Senior VP of Operations

Sager Electronics, a leading North American distributor of Interconnect, Power, Electromechanical, and Thermal solutions and provider of value-add solutions, today announces the promotion of Shannon Freise to Senior Vice President of Operations for the organization. Ms. Freise has been with Sager Electronics for over 23 years. The role of Senior Vice President of Operations encompasses…

ECIA Announces New Environmental Compliance Advisor Roles

In light of the continued acceleration of global legislation to protect the environment, ECIA’s Global Industry Practices Committee has established advisory positions to enable ECIA members to gain better awareness about regulations that substantially affect the electronic components industry. Don Elario, ECIA’s Vice President of Industry Practices explains the need for these new advisors. “The…

ECIA Welcomes Farnell Group 

ECIA is pleased to announce that Farnell, an Avnet Company and global distributor of electronic components, products and solutions has joined its stellar list of authorized distributor members. Farnell operates as Farnell in EMEA, Newark in North America and element14 in APAC. “The companies that make up the membership of ECIA represent the entire electronic…