Extreme Weather & the Domestic Supply Chain

Extreme weather is nothing new. Typhoons, earthquakes, floods, fires, and volcanic eruptions have always threatened lives and livelihoods across the globe. Increasingly intense weather (and an increasingly intense conversation around climate change), however, have made natural disasters top of mind for supply chain professionals. While U.S.-based organizations have come to expect annual disruptions to their…

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Sager Electronics to Acquire Technical Power Systems

Sager Electronics, a leading North American distributor of interconnect, power and electromechanical components and provider of value-add solutions, has announced it has entered into a purchase agreement to acquire Technical Power Systems (TPS), a specialist in the production of custom battery assemblies headquartered in Lisle, Illinois. Although not historically acquisitive, Sager – with its announcement…

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Sager Electronics to Acquire Technical Power Systems

MIDDLEBOROUGH, Mass. – Sager Electronics, a leading North American distributor of Interconnect, Power and Electromechanical components and provider of value-add solutions, today announced it has entered into a purchase agreement to acquire Technical Power Systems (TPS), a specialist in the production of custom battery assemblies headquartered in Lisle, Illinois. Sager Electronics President Frank Flynn, stated,…

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ASCM Releases New Organizational Certification Standards Guide for Environmental, Ethical & Economic Practices In Supply Chain

CHICAGO – June 18, 2019 – Today the Association for Supply Chain Management (ASCM), the global leader in supply chain learning, transformation, innovation and leadership, released the first-of-its-kind standards that will help companies assess the ethical, ecological and economic aspects of their supply chain. Companies who meet the standards are eligible to apply for the…

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LocatorX Selects NoiseFigure Research for Miniature Atomic Clock Chip Design

ATLANTA/PRNewswire/ — LocatorX, a technology company developing accurate, inexpensive and flexible tracking technology, today announced that NoiseFigure Research, an ultra-high-speed digital circuit design firm, has been selected to develop the MEMS magnetic actuator for LocatorX's solid state miniature atomic clock. Once complete, the actuator can be added to integrated circuits as control logic for accurate, inexpensive,…

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