Heilind Wins Amphenol Distribution Award

Wilmington, Mass. – Heilind Electronics, a leading global distributor of electronic components, was recently recognized as the winner of Amphenol’s 2015 Best North American Performance in Distribution award. The award is given to the distributor who demonstrates the highest point-of-sale growth in a region throughout the calendar year. It was presented to Heilind during Amphenol’s…

AVX Releases Medical Selector Guide

Fountain Inn, S.C. – AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer of passive components and interconnect solutions, has released a new, interactive Medical Selector Guide that features industry-specific summary information about its portfolio of electronic components for Class I, II, and III medical devices, including: tantalum and ceramic capacitors, thin film products, connectors, EMI filters and feedthroughs, SAW filters,…

APEM Awards Master Electronics

Santa Monica, Calif. – Master Electronics, a leading global distributor of electromechanical, interconnect and passive components, receives APEM’s prestigious “Distributor of the Year” Award. Tony Solis, Director of Sales for APEM, Inc. stated, “APEM, Inc. presented Master Electronics with the 2015 Distributor of the Year award at EDS 2016. The annual award recognizes one of…

Mouser, Marvel Team with Imahara, Pan to Build Super Hero Tech

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is excited to announce a pair of cutting-edge projects as part of its latest series in the Empowering Innovation Together™ program with former Mythbusters star and longtime Mouser customer, Grant Imahara. The new Project Heroes series introduces Mouser’s new Innovation Lab™ and assembles a “super team” composed of Grant, viral video celebrity engineer Allen Pan, and Marvel…

C&K Recognizes Master Electronics

Santa Monica, Calif. – While attending EDS in Las Vegas, Nevada last week, Master Electronics, a leading global distributor of electromechanical, interconnect and passive components, received C&K’s prestigious “Distributor of the Year” Award. C&K Components awarded Master Electronics “Distributor of the Year” in their Broadline Distributor category. This is the second consecutive year for Master…

NEC TOKIN Reaches Class Action Settlement for Capacitor Purchases

Greenville, S.C. – KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM) (“KEMET”), a leading global supplier of electronic components, today announced that NEC TOKIN Corporation, a joint venture between KEMET Electronics Corporation and NEC Corporation, reached a preliminary settlement with plaintiffs in two related U.S. antitrust class action suits. “A significant hurdle to our acquisition of NEC TOKIN has been cleared,” stated…

Heilind Adds Molex USB Type-C Connectors

Wilmington, Mass. – Heilind Electronics, a leading global distributor of electronic components, has added USB Type-C shielded I/O connectors and cable assemblies to its extensive selection of Molex products. The more compact design of the Type-C connector offers greater PCB savings, while allowing high-frequency mating in data, consumer, automotive, and industrial I/O applications. Molex USB Type-C connectors…