After Supply Chain Transparency Comes What? Social Responsibility, Apparently

Electronic components without hazardous materials? Check. Factories that recycle water and reduce the carbon footprint? Check. Cargo protected against terrorist plots? Check. Confirmation that my supply chain and supply chain partners do not engage in slave labor or human trafficking? Huh? Yup. That could be a new job for high-tech supply chain executives, too. Although…

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Aimtec Warns of Counterfeit Converters

MONTREAL — Aimtec warns that counterfeit versions of its unique line of AC/DC converters are being manufactured and sold by unauthorized distributors to unsuspecting customers in various regions around the world. Easily identified by their unreasonably low resale price, Aimtec warns that the performance and reliability of these counterfeit products is questionable at best. Distinguishing…

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Looking for OEM Business? Think Motorola

Motorola Inc.’s fortunes are improving faster than the market is catching on. While some suppliers and vendors are still apprehensive about doing business with the telecom equipment and mobile handset vendor because of its recent woeful sales performance, it is increasingly clear business partners that take a longer-term approach to corporate relationship development should start…

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