TTI Receives Special Recognition From Cornell Dubilier

Fort Worth, Texas — TTI, Inc. global distributor of passive, connector, electromechanical and discrete components, has received special recognition from Cornell Dubilier for the Most Consecutive Years Ranked #1 Distributor. The award was presented at the annual Electronics Distribution Show in Las Vegas, Nev. TTI’s Jeff Ray, Vice President Supplier Marketing commented, “Cornell Dubilier has…

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DHL Enhances US, Middle East & Asia Services

PLANTATION, Fla. — DHL Express, the world’s leading cross-border express services provider, is expanding its global capabilities through new, next-day intercontinental flights between the U.S. and the Middle East and Asia-Pacific to the U.S. to meet increased demand along these trade lanes. The new dedicated Boeing 747-400F plane operated by Polar Air Cargo will connect…

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OnCore’s San Marcos Facility Achieves AS9100 Certification

SAN JOSE, Calif. — OnCore Manufacturing, a leading supplier of electronic contract manufacturing services to the aerospace and defense, medical and industrial markets, announced that its San Marcos, California facility has successfully achieved AS9100 implementation and certification. The certification confirms that the San Marcos quality management system (QMS) is certified for manufacturing circuit card assemblies…

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Epic Enters Into Agreement With Rocket

NORWALK, Ohio — EPIC Technologies today announced that it has entered into an exclusive marketing and manufacturing agreement with Rocket EMS, a leader in quick turn assembly services. Under the terms of the agreement, the companies will engage in joint marketing and business development initiatives, featuring Rocket’s world class prototype and New Product Introduction services…

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RF Industries to Acquire Cables Unlimited

SAN DIEGO, Calif. — RF INDUSTRIES, LTD. (NASDAQ:RFIL) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire privately owned Long Island, NY-based Cables Unlimited, Inc., (CUI) for cash and equity consideration of approximately $5,600,000. CUI had revenue of approximately $6,200,000 and non-audited non-GAAP adjusted EBITDA of approximately $645,000 in its most recent…

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Recom & WPG Americas Create Partnership

SAN JOSE, Calif. — WPG Americas today announced it has entered into a new distribution agreement with RECOM Power. Under the terms of the agreement, WPG Americas will distribute RECOM’s DC/DC and AC/DC convertors, switching regulators, and LED drivers. “RECOM Power’s portfolio is a strong addition to WPG America’s line card. RECOM fits well in…

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Mouser Receives 20 Top Awards at 2011 EDS

MANSFIELD, Texas — Mouser Electronics, Inc., a leading design engineering resource and global distributor for semiconductors and electronic components, received numerous accolades and awards from its supplier partners at the recent Electronic Distribution Show and Conference (EDS) in Las Vegas, NV. Suppliers cited many reasons for the honors, including double-digit sales growth, fastest introduction of…

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Who Will Hurt Most if PCs Disappear?

Follow the money. In the case of {complink 379|Apple Inc.}, following this old but still very relevant maxim can add significantly to a company’s bottom line. Ignoring it can also result in lost sales and a failure to understand the enormous shifts occurring in the electronics world, and the implications for the supply chain. Because…

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Revised RoHS Directive Adopted in EU

The European Union has officially announced it is tightening the rules banning hazardous substances in electrical and electronics equipment — the environmental measure called RoHS. The revision extends the RoHS directive, which bans six hazardous substances in the EU, to include more electrical appliances. The ban will also now apply to all electrical and electronic…

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