Digi-Key Stocking Meder Kits

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. — Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry's broadest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, today announced the addition of MEDER's Reed Sensor and Magnet Design evaluation kits to its vast product line. These kits provide engineers with fast access to sensor systems…

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Arrow Sets Financial Marks

MELVILLE, N.Y. — Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) today reported third quarter 2011 net income of $132.2 million ($1.17 and $1.15 per share on a basic and diluted basis, respectively) on sales of $5.19 billion, compared with net income of $118.5 million ($1.01 and $1.00 per share on a basic and diluted basis, respectively) on sales…

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A Real Jobs Bill

This month we lost an industry pioneer and a master innovator who created wealth for the masses. Steve Jobs, former CEO and chairman of {complink 379|Apple Inc.}, had the knack for taking technology, with all its ones and zeroes, innate hardware, and limited beauty, and turning it into something brilliant. His legacy should be a…

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Reconnecting With the Spirit of Innovation

In spite of what may be charitably described as a lukewarm business climate, an annual conference of suppliers, distributors, and electronics reps is looking solidly toward the future and the innovation that drives the industry. Attendance at this year's Electronic Components Industry Association Executive Conference is the highest since 2008, according to Robin Gray, president…

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Lattice Posts Q3 Figures

HILLSBORO, Ore. — Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: LSCC) today announced financial results for the third quarter ended October 1, 2011. For the third quarter, revenue was $81.7 million, a decrease of 2.6% from the $83.9 million reported in the prior quarter, and an increase of 6.0% from the $77.1 million reported in the same quarter…

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Maxim Sets Revenue Mark

SUNNYVALE, Calif. — Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (Nasdaq:MXIM) reported record net revenue of $636 million for its fiscal 2012 first quarter ended September 24, 2011, a 1.5% increase from the $626.5 million revenue recorded in the prior quarter. Tunc Doluca, President and Chief Executive Officer, commented, “Our customers are maintaining a cautious business outlook. End…

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Celestica Reports Q3 Data

TORONTO — Celestica Inc. (NYSE, TSX: CLS), a global leader in the delivery of end-to-end product lifecycle solutions, today announced financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2011. Revenue for the quarter was $1.83 billion, compared to $1.55 billion in the third quarter of 2010. IFRS net earnings were $50.2 million, or $0.23…

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