UPS Acquires UK Solutions Provider

UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced it has completed the purchase of U.K.-based Polar Speed, an innovative provider of temperature-sensitive pharmaceutical supply chain solutions in the U.K. The acquisition further strengthens UPS’s healthcare network across Europe, providing healthcare companies access to a single source for logistics solutions across the continent. The purchase is part of UPS’s…

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Go Faster with Freescale Kinetis 72MHz K-Series 32-Bit MCUs From Mouser

MANSFIELD, Texas — Mouser Electronics, Inc., a top design engineering resource and global distributor for semiconductors and electronic components, announced it is stocking Freescale Semiconductor’s 32-bit Kinetis 72MHz K-Series microcontrollers. Freescale Kinetis K10/20/30/40/5x 72MHz microcontrollers (MCUs) available from Mouser electronics are low-power 32-bit microcontrollers featuring high precision analog, connectivity, and scalability. Freescale Kinetis 72MHz K-Series…

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Alliance Memory Adds Rep Firm

Alliance Memory today announced it has concluded an agreement with Customer 1st, a value-added representative for electronic components and subassemblies to OEM customers throughout the Upper Midwest United States. Under the agreement, Customer 1st is now offering Alliance Memory’s entire lineup of SRAMs and DRAMs to customers in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska,…

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MACOM Distribution Agreement Strengthens Digi-Key’s RF, Microwave & Millimeterwave Portfolio

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. — Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, the industry leader in electronic component selection, availability and delivery, announced the signing of a global distribution agreement with M/A-COM Technology Solutions (MACOM), a market innovator offering one of the widest and most reliable RF, microwave, and millimeterwave offerings in the industry. Recognized for…

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FedEx Expands SenseAware Service

FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) today announced an international expansion for its award-winning SenseAware® service, which enables near real-time visibility into sensitive and high-value shipments. Customers will now be able to monitor shipments throughout an additional 14 European countries and Canada, and on board flights from three additional commercial air carriers: Air France, Cathay Pacific and…

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Express Electronics Launches Online Shopping

Express Electronics are one of the largest stocking distributors of electronic components in the UK, with over 106,000 line items stocked in their ISO9001:2008 approved logistics facility in York. The distributor is proud to announce the launch of their new web shop http://www.express-elect.com. Order and buy thousands of electronic components in-stock online today. Online pricing…

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