Top Hiring Mistakes, Part 3

In my last two blogs, I covered some of the top hiring mistakes made by employers, culled from Tony Beshara's list of Top 10 Mistakes Employers Make in the Recruiting and Hiring Process. (See: Top Hiring Mistakes, Part 1 and Top Hiring Mistakes, Part 2.) In this blog, my final on the subject, I'll cover…

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Digi-Key, LS Research Have Distribution Pact

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn., and CEDARBURG, Wis. — Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry's broadest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, and LS Research have signed a global distribution agreement. Mark Zack, Digi-Key's Vice President of Semiconductors said, “We are pleased to sign this worldwide agreement.…

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Nesscap Names Orwig as CEO

SEOUL, South Korea — Nesscap Energy Inc. (“Nesscap”) (TSX VENTURE:NCE), a global leader in research, development and manufacturing of ultracapacitor products, today announced the appointment of Mr. Dennis Orwig to the position of Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Orwig has extensive experience in power and technology development as Chief Executive Officer and senior executive of private…

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SMTC Closes ZF Array Purchase

TORONTO — SMTC Corporation (Nasdaq:SMTX) (TSX:SMX), a global electronics manufacturing services provider, today announced that it has completed its acquisition of ZF Array Technology, Incorporated, a privately held electronics manufacturing services provider with operations in San Jose, California. ZF specializes in manufacturing complex electronics equipment and providing systems integration services for some of the world's…

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Lenovo, Compal Form Joint Venture

HEFEI, China — Lenovo (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) and Compal Electronics, Inc. today announced an agreement to form a joint venture company that will build and operate a new manufacturing center in Hefei, China. In combining with Compal, one of the world’s leading original design manufacturers (ODMs), Lenovo will add production capacity needed to sustain…

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Heilind Offers TE Connectivity Products

WILMINGTON, Mass. — Heilind Electronics, the largest interconnect distributor in North America, is now stocking the full line of TE Connectivity solar products. Heilind's large inventory of TE solar products includes the SOLARLOK product line, solar identification labels and solar relays. TE's SOLARLOK product line includes PV connectors, junction boxes, grounding clips, grounding bolts and…

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Silica Offering TI Products in Europe

POING, Germany — SILICA, a leading semiconductor distributor in Europe and an Avnet (NYSE: AVT) company, today announced that it has expanded its Analog offering in Europe with National products from Texas Instruments (TI). This follows TI’s acquisition of National Semiconductor. Effective immediately, the European distribution specialist will support the combined full product portfolio of…

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