Xilinx Awards TSMC

Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) today announced that its “Best Supplier Award” was given to TSMC, the world’s leading semiconductor foundry, in recognition of TSMC’s outstanding performance as a strategic partner and supplier. Xilinx presents this award annually to recognize a key supplier for its outstanding efforts and contributions to the company’s success. “TSMC earned our…

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Tricky Move: Changing Your EDI Provider

Interacting with trading partners on a daily basis is simple once you establish how your orders and other transactions move between companies. Changing that well-oiled track can be fraught with problems unless it’s approached carefully and executed flawlessly. Most suppliers have no reason to change their Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) provider. In fact, for most…

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The Startup Experience: Being the Business

Probably one of the most intriguing aspects of starting a family-owned business is how it changes both the family dynamic and the individuals involved. In my previous posts, The Startup Experience: Getting Off the Ground and The Startup Experience: Daily Challenges, Surprises, I discussed the more practical aspects of starting a business, such as securing…

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Rochester and Atmel Provide Continuing Solutions

Rochester Electronics, LLC today announced that it has entered into a continuing solution agreement with Atmel Corporation, a global leader in microcontroller and touch technologies. This new agreement will provide customers a continuing supply of end-of-life products discontinued by Atmel. As products reach the end of their normal life cycle, there are many industries that…

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Sager Awarded by Cherry

Sager Electronics, a leading North American distributor of IP&E electronic components, announced that CHERRY has awarded them the 2012 “Partners in Growth Award”.  CHERRY is a leading manufacturer of computer keyboards, snap-action and rocker switches, magnetic sensors and controls, and automotive modules. “The ‘Partners in Growth’ Award is the most important award that we give,”…

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