When Mother Nature Wants Your Business

In just the past three years, tsunamis in Japan and floods in Thailand provoked shortage crises in the electronics industry. Now, the industry is learning how to plan for other natural disasters. The often-stated irony of the electronics industry is that its supply chain is not nearly as high-tech as its products are. In many…

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TSI Finds New Life in an Old Fab

TSI Semiconductors LLC has an innovative business plan that combines the old and the new: a 30-year old fab and an organization that develops semiconductor processes for startups. The young Roseville, Calif., company is led by CEO Sagar Pushpala, a veteran of the analog and mixed-signal semiconductor industry. After 25 years working for Intersil, Maxim…

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Molex Goes Live With Online RF Cable Assembly Configurator

Molex Inc. recently launched an online RF Assembly Builder for distributors, customers and prospective customers. Available now at www.molex.com/molex/family/RF_Configurator.jsp, the free configurator tool simplifies the design process and allows the user to build a complete assembly and instantly submit an RFQ, without downloading any application or software. “The RF Assembly Builder provides customers with immediate…

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Future Electronics Has 3rd Generation IR SupIRBuck

Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, announces immediate availability of  the SupIRBuck Series from International Rectifier, with third generation, highly integrated, feature rich SupIRBuck point-of-load voltage regulators in stock and ready for immediate shipment. International Rectifier is a world leader in power management technology, offering its third generation of integrated, feature-rich SupIRBuck®…

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EU Solar Duties: Will China Turn the Other Cheek?

The European Union (EU) has delivered the first stinging blow in a brewing war over solar panels today by imposing hefty tariffs on Chinese products in response to allegations that manufacturers from the south East Asian nation have been selling their products at cutthroat prices on the continent. The “dumping” of solar panels below production…

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Future to Demo Lighting Solutions

Future Lighting Solutions will be exhibiting in this year’s renowned Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition, being held at the Guangzhou Import and Export Complex from June 9th – 12th, 2013. Exhibiting at Hall 10.2 Booth A02, the company will be showcasing the latest solid-state lighting solutions in Retail & Hospitality, Outdoor, Office, Industrial, Portable and Architecture/Entertainment…

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Kemet Captures TTI Awards

Kemet Corp.,  a leading manufacturer of tantalum, ceramic, aluminum, film, paper and electrolytic capacitors, is proud to announce that it has been awarded TTI’s Supplier Excellence Award for the Americas, Asia and Europe. This coveted award represents the highest recognition possible of a supplier’s performance within TTI. “We are extremely pleased to receive the ‘TTI…

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