Digi-Key Stocking TDK-Lambda Converters

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. — 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 addition of TDK-Lambda’s family of non-isolated, SMT DC-DC converters to its expansive product line. TDK-Lambda’s DC-DC converter product offering consists of four series with output…

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How the After-Market & Counterfeiting Are Linked

At first glance, it may seem that back-end services such as collection, recycling, and disposal have little to do with front-end concerns such as counterfeit components. In fact, they have everything to do with one another, and a strong partnership in the after-market can actually help prevent counterfeiting. The primary source for counterfeit components is…

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The 5 Most Counterfeited Electronic Parts

Investors love winners, and so do counterfeiters. That's why they've been targeting a pool of semiconductor products that together make up more than half of the total chip market, according to data from the research firm IHS Corp. The electronic parts most targeted by counterfeiters account for about $169 billion of the slightly more than…

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Richardson Offering New Product News

LA FOX, Ill. — Richardson RFPD, Inc., an Arrow Electronics Company, announces it is now accepting subscription requests for its quarterly e-newsletter highlighting the latest new products from the leading suppliers of RF, Wireless and Energy technologies. Electronic design engineers and buyers looking for product details and purchase information on recently released components and solutions…

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Mitsubishi Expanding TFT Sales Efforts

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Mitsubishi Electric & Electronics USA, Inc.’s Semiconductor Division (“Mitsubishi Electric US”) has announced a major initiative to expand sales efforts in North and South America for its industrial TFT LCD display products. This announcement follows the acquisition by Kyocera Corporation of Optrex Corporation, one of Mitsubishi Electric US’ distributors for industrial…

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AMCO Enclosures Launches New Website

DES PLAINES, Ill. — AMCO Enclosures-an IMS Engineered Products Brand, continues to create rack support tools that are effective, informative and simple to use. The New AMCO Enclosures website – www.amcoenclosures.com provides visitors with in-depth rack product information as well as tools to develop rack designs for their exact requirements. This user friendly design and…

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Digi-Key, Packet Digital Have Distribution Deal

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn., and FARGO, N.D. — Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry’s largest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, and Packet Digital LLC today announced the two companies have signed an agreement in which Digi-Key will be a global distributor of Packet Digital…

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NXP Buying Catena Group

EINDHOVEN, THE NETHERLANDS — announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the Dutch electronic design and IP company Catena Group. NXP has a long-standing relationship with Catena, and this acquisition will enable NXP to continue to innovate and further strengthen its leadership in the automotive analog mixed signal solutions business and…

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