RFMW Acquisition Expands TTI’s Chip Expertise

IP&E expert TTI Inc. raised a few eyebrows when it acquired semiconductor specialty distributor Symmetry Electronics in July of 2017. The announcement of TTI’s intent to acquire RF/microwave expert RFMW Ltd. raised a few more. Until 2017, TTI focused exclusively on interconnect, passive and electromechanical (IP&E) components. Its expertise in these products has sustained TTI…

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Summer School for Buyers: Mobile OLED Displays

In the first few classes in EBN’s summer school for buyers, we’ve looked at the technology behind organic light emitting diode (OLED) and display driver integrated circuits (DDIC). Now, in this final installment, let’s talk about the end result of these technologies being leveraged: the displays themselves.   OLED displays are becoming increasingly commonplace, representing…

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Sager Adds Bergquist to its Thermal Management Portfolio

Sager Electronics, a leading North American distributor of Interconnect, Power and Electromechanical components and provider of value-add solutions, today announces the addition of BERGQUIST® to its thermal management solution set. BERGQUIST is a world leading brand within Henkel’s broad portfolio of thermal material solutions. Bill Nulf, Director of Channel Sales Americas for Henkel Corporation, commented,…

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PEI-Genesis Names E-Commerce/EMS Exec

PEI-Genesis, a global leader in the design and assembly of custom engineered connectors and cable solutions, has named Kris Haggstrom Senior Director of E-Commerce and Electronic Manufacturing Services (EMS), it was announced today by Peter Austin, Corporate Vice President, PEI-Genesis. “As PEI-Genesis has grown into a stronger, larger, global company capable of providing services across…

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3 Digital Transformation Trends Driving Long-Term Organic Growth

Digital transformation is on everyone’s mind. It’s everywhere on the factory floor, in the warehouse, and it’s now conquering the service, sales and aftermarket functions. These are extremely strategic for any organization because they alone are responsible for managing the customer lifecycle, which – when done right – can secure long-term recurring revenue growth  from parts,…

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Taiwan, EMS, China

Taiwan Maintains EMS Dominance Amidst China’s Challenge

Editor’s Note: Welcome to AspenCore’s Special Project on Focus on Taiwan, Part 2. Offered in the form of an eBook, this special project provides an in-depth look at Taiwan. We explored the topic from multiple angles including the business, technology, and economy. The ascension of mainland China as a manufacturing powerhouse has been both a blessing…

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Mouser Inks Global Deal With Micron

 Mouser Electronics, Inc., the industry’s leading New Product Introduction (NPI) distributor with the widest selection of semiconductors and electronic components, today announces it has signed a global distribution agreement with Micron Technology, a world leader in innovative memory solutions that transform how the world uses information. With the agreement, Mouser adds a key memory technology…

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Kenco Celebrates 68th Anniversary with Historical Growth & Strategic Innovation

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.— Kenco Logistics, North America’s leading third-party logistics provider, announced today the addition of two strategic hires, historic company growth and a year’s worth of accomplishments. On the cusp of its 68th anniversary and under the direction of CEO and President Denis Reilly, Kenco is initiating a new era driven by innovation.   “Kenco has grown…

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Event Will Address the State of Manufacturing in MN and What’s New in IoT Market

Atlanta, GA – The ECIA 2018 Regional Series arrives in the Minneapolis area on Tuesday, October 2 at the Renaissance Minneapolis Bloomington, 5500 American Boulevard West, Bloomington, MN 55437. For hotel information, please call (952) 345-1249 or visit their website. Bob Kill, president and CEO of Enterprise Minnesota is the first speaker of the evening and presents…

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