Bel to Acquire Emerson Unit

Bel Fuse Inc. (NASDAQ:BELFA) (NASDAQ:BELFB) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Emerson Network Power Connectivity Solutions (ECS) business of Emerson Inc. (NYSE:EMR). Bel will pay approximately $98 million in cash to acquire the ECS business, which had 2013 revenue of approximately $83 million. The acquisition, which is subject…

Honeywell Nanopower Now at Digi-Key

Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, the industry leader in electronic component selection, availability and delivery, today announced stock of Honeywell’s new Nanopower line of magnetoresistive sensor ICs. These devices are designed to accommodate a wide range of applications with large air gaps, small magnetic fields, and lower power requirements. They respond to either a North or South…

TTI has Honeywell Nanopower

TTI, Inc., the leading global distributor of interconnect, passive, electromechanical and discrete components, announced today the company will distribute Honeywell’s Sensing and Control Magnetoresistive Sensor ICs Nanopower Series. TTI and Honeywell are pleased to introduce and stock this leading-edge sensor technology that offers design engineers numerous advantages compared to other widely used magnetic technologies. TTI’s…

Mouser Shipping New Honeywell Sensors

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now shipping the new Magnetoresistive Sensor ICs from Honeywell. These miniature sensors are capable of detecting weak magnetic fields regardless of polarity. These sensor ICs are part of Honeywell’s Nanopower Series and consume very little power. The new Honeywell Nanopower Series of Magnetoresistive Sensor ICs, available from Mouser Electronics, are sensitive…

WAGO Names New Regional Sales Manager

Germantown, Wis. – WAGO Corporation introduces Michael Savittieri as regional sales manager for Arizona, New Mexico and Southern Nevada. Savittieri brings more than 17 years of experience to WAGO in the aerospace, instrumentation, military and automotive markets. Prior to joining WAGO, Savittieri was a regional sales manager for Yokogawa, Badger Meter and HBM, Inc. His background varies…

Purchasing: Component Pricing Pressure Eases

Demand for electronic components is rising steadily and solidifying enough across all market segments that suppliers are beginning to hope they may soon be able to raise prices and improve their gross profit margins. Led by automotive, industrial and even segments of the consumer electronics market – smartphones and tablets – demand for components rose…

Kemet Awards TTI

TTI, Inc. the leading global distributor of interconnect, passive, electromechanical and discrete components, has been awarded KEMET Corporation’s Distributor of the Year award for the eighth consecutive year. The award presentation took place at the Electronic Distribution Show in Las Vegas, Nevada. The long-term relationship that TTI and KEMET share is one that benefits customers…