PEI-Genesis Expands UK Facility

SOUTHAMPTON, U.K. — In response to growing demand from the defense sector, franchised connector-assembly specialist PEI-Genesis has significantly expanded the MIL-DTL-38999 production capability at its 65,000 ft2 European assembly facility in Southampton. The company is QPL listed by the US Department of Defense for assembling the MIL-DTL-38999 Series I, II and III military circular connectors…

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Digi-Key Announces 3M Product Availability

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 it is now stocking 3M connectors and ejectors for CFast cards. These products have been tested to comply with the CFast specification and provide 10,000 mating…

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Avnet to Distribute Greenliant in Europe

POING, Germany — Avnet Memec, the highly specialized semiconductor distributor of Avnet Electronics Marketing EMEA, a business region of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), has signed a pan-European distribution agreement with Greenliant Systems, a leader in energy-efficient, highly secure and reliable solid-state storage products. Under the terms of this agreement, Avnet Memec will distribute Greenliant's complete…

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Atmel Reports Q3

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Atmel® Corporation (Nasdaq: ATML), a leader in microcontroller and touch solutions, today announced financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2010. Revenues in the third quarter of 2010 were $444.3 million, up 13 percent from $393.4 million in the second quarter of 2010 and up 40 percent from $317.7…

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ON Semi Expands in Idaho

PHOENIX — ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ONNN), a premier supplier of high performance silicon solutions for energy efficient electronics, plans to install another $15.7 million worth of production equipment in its eight-inch Pocatello, Idaho, wafer manufacturing facility during the next six months. This investment is in addition to the company's announcement in June of an $11…

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International Rectifier Posts Q1

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — International Rectifier Corporation (NYSE:IRF) today announced financial results for the first quarter (ended September 26, 2010) of its fiscal year 2011. Revenue for the first quarter fiscal year 2011 was $280.9 million, a 6.5% increase from $263.8 million in the fourth quarter fiscal year 2010 and a 56.6% increase from $179.4…

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