Technavio: Top 6 Lithium-ion Battery Vendors

Technavio has announced the top six leading vendors in their recent global lithium-ion battery market report from 2017-2021. This market research report also lists 20 other prominent vendors that are expected to impact the market during the forecast period. Competitive vendor landscape The global lithium-ion battery market is expected to reach USD 81.65 billion by 2021, growing at a CAGR…

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Sager Offers Omron Micro-Displacement Sensor

Sager Electronics, a leading North American distributor of Interconnect, Electromechanical and Power components and provider of value-add solutions, is now stocking Omron’s new Z4D-C01 micro-displacement sensor. The reflective type micro-photonic sensor has resolution capabilities to sense displacement of ±10µm. Contact with the object being detected is not necessary thanks to an Omron original design which…

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Harwin Awards Digi-Key

Based on a variety of different key performance metrics, Harwin has awarded Digi-Key with its Global Distributor 2017 Award. The supply chain specialist has achieved an impressive 40% sales growth for Harwin product lines over the course of the last 12 months and established itself as the connector and board level hardware manufacturer’s number one…

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GaN Semiconductor Market to Reach $4.3B by 2025

The global gallium nitride (GaN) semiconductor devices market is expected to reach USD 4.37 billionby 2025, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. The growing applications of GaN in a wide variety of semiconductor devices are expected to augment the market growth. Additionally, the rapid technological advancements in performance of GaN-based semiconductors are anticipated to…

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Semiconductor Equipment Industry to Reach $55.9B in 2017

Today, SEMI, the global industry association representing the electronics manufacturing supply chain, released its Year-end Forecast at the annual SEMICON Japan exposition. SEMI projects that worldwide sales of new semiconductor manufacturing equipment will  increase 35.6 percent to US$55.9 billion in 2017, marking the first time that the semiconductor equipment market has exceeded the previous market high of US$47.7…

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Richardson RFPD Intros GaN Systems Eval Board

Richardson RFPD, Inc. announced today the availability and full design support capabilities for a new evaluation board from GaN Systems Inc. and Peregrine Semiconductor Corporation. The GS61004B-EVBCD evaluation board combines GaN Systems’ GaN E-HEMT with the ultra-fast PE29102 gate driver from Peregrine. Using this evaluation platform, designers can characterize the performance advantages that result from operating a Class D…

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Auto Industry Updates Guidance on Sustainability in the Supply Chain

The Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG) and Drive Sustainability today announced an updated version of the “Automotive Industry Guiding Principles to Enhance Sustainability Performance in the Supply Chain.” This collaboration between AIAG, Drive Sustainability and key automotive organizations provides guidance to our valued supplier partners concerning the latest industry expectations. Additionally, a supplementary reference document…

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Mouser Signs Global Agreement with SensiEDGE

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the authorized global distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, announces a global distribution agreement with SensiEdge, developer and manufacturer of the SensiBLE family of board-level Internet of Things (IoT) modules and development tools. As part of the agreement, Mouser is stocking the company’s low-power SensiBLE IoT edge module and accompanying SensiBLE development kit with integrated debugger,…

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Heilind Offers Stewart SealJack Connection System

Heilind Electronics, a leading global distributor of electronic components and authorized distributor for Bel Fuse-Stewart Connector, has expanded its line of network connectors with the company’s SealJack rugged Ethernet connection system. Available in both shielded and unshielded configurations, this unique system consists of cable-applied jacks, plugs and cable assemblies that perform in the most demanding…

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