Medical Power Supplies at Digi-Key

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry’s largest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, today announced the expansion of CUI’s medical power supply offering to include high-efficiency external medical power supplies and 5 & 10 W encapsulated AC/DC medical power supplies. CUI’s new…

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Heilind Stocks TE Ocean

WILMINGTON, Mass. — Heilind Electronics, the largest distributor of interconnect products in North America, is now stocking TE Connectivity's innovative Ocean series of lead wire applicators. The Ocean applicator combines the best features of TE's HDM, HDI and System III applicators while adding several customer-suggested enhancements. The Ocean series of applicators utilizes one applicator platform…

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Printed-Electronics Standard Released

The technology for printed electronics has been around for a long time, yet this very practical technology hasn’t exactly taken off. The method, which adds extremely thin layers of materials at a time, is generally used for small electronics, such as hearing aids, or 3D models. One of the reasons the method has lagged is…

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Catastrophe Lurks: Are You Insured & Ready?

Tech companies are increasingly worried about supply chain risk. In its insurance market outlook for 2012, Marsh Inc. estimated that insured catastrophe-related losses in 2011 hit a record, exceeding $105 billion. Some 88 percent of tech companies polled by BDO cited concerns over their global distribution chains. It was the third straight year that the…

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Mouser and Intersil Ink Global Pact

MANSFIELD, TX — Mouser Electronics, Inc., regarded as a top design engineering resource and global distributor for semiconductors and electronic components, today announced a new worldwide distribution agreement with Intersil Corporation, a world leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance analog, mixed signal and power management semiconductors. For design engineers across the globe, Mouser’s…

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Inventory Optimization: A Never-Ending Race

The dictionary definition for “optimization” goes something like “making the best or most effective use of a situation, opportunity, or resource.” In the high-tech supply chain, optimization can mean any number of things at different points in time, but the term is used most frequently in the context of how products are built, managed, warehoused,…

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