7 Strategies for Mitigating the Impact of Tariffs

Editor’s note: This is one of two articles focusing on strategies that mitigate the impact of tariffs on imported goods. Tax and business advisory firm KPMG identified seven successful tactics in its webinar TradeWatch: Section 301 Tariffs; What we’ve Learned in Year One. This article covers recommendations one through three. Tariffs, according to leading tax…

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Mouser Electronics Opens New Customer Service Center in Vietnam

Mouser Electronics, Inc. today announced the opening of its Vietnam Customer Service Center, in Ho Chi Minh City. This new customer service center, located in the iconic Bitexco Financial Tower, will support local electronic design engineers, buyers and hardware innovators, helping them to locate the newest products for their designs. Mouser now has 26 service…

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Precogs Expands Electronics Marketplace Platform

French startup PRECOGS is opening their marketplace platform for access to EMS-OEM-ODM businesses and component distributors across the globe, after the successful completion of a €2.5m, two-year research and development project with EMS’s LACROIX Electronics and ÉOLANE. The project was conducted with funding awarded to PRECOGS as a winner of the Concours Mondial de l’Innovation…

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Exostar Helps DoD Suppliers Cope With Security Compliance

 Exostar, the leader in trusted, secure business collaboration in highly-regulated industries including aerospace and defense, life sciences, and healthcare, today announced the launch and general availability of Exostar PolicyProTM, an innovative Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)-based policy management solution. Exostar PolicyPro extends the company’s risk management suite by allowing organizations throughout the DoD supply chain to quickly assess,…

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Mouser & Wilcoxon Sign Global Distribution Agreement

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the New Product Introduction (NPI) leader empowering innovation, has announced a global distribution agreement with Wilcoxon Sensing Technologies, an Amphenol company, to distribute its brand of Wilcoxon Sensing Technologies vibration monitoring products and sensing solutions. A trusted brand since the 1960s, Wilcoxon has a strong legacy of success in vibration monitoring. Companies…

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Avnet Invests in Defendry Surveillance Platform

Avnet, a leading global technology solutions provider, has invested $2.1M in Defendry, a surveillance platform that helps prevent active shooter incidents. Defendry is powered by proprietary artificial intelligence (AI) designed to identify and stop physical threats before they enter a building. Defendry was created by serial-tech entrepreneur Pat Sullivan and research scientist Dr. Sean Huver,…

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