Molex to Acquire Laird Connected Vehicle Solutions

Molex Electronic Technologies, LLC, a leading global manufacturer of electronic solutions, announced today that the company has agreed to acquire the Connected Vehicle Solutions (“CVS”) division of Laird Limited, owned by funds managed by Advent International. Laird CVS specializes in the design, development and delivery of vehicle antenna systems, smart device integration and vehicle connectivity…

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4 Factors to Consider When Optimizing the Supply Chain

As the list of disruptive supply chain technologies explodes, more and more organizations are recognizing the potential competitive advantage of being early adopters. Advanced analytics, artificial intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT), autonomous vehicles and robots, and blockchain each have then potential, when implemented well, to help organizations optimize the supply chain. These technology innovations…

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Mouser Electronics Signs Global Agreement with Virtium

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the authorized global distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, announces a global distribution agreement with Virtium, a leading provider of solid-state drive (SSD) and memory solutions in the industrial embedded market. The Virtium portfolio, now available from Mouser Electronics, includes the industry-leading StorFly® and TuffDrive® SSDs, memory modules and other…

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Catch the Boon of the WMS Domino Effect

You expect a warehouse management solution (WMS) to deliver process improvements to your facility.  But what might be less apparent is the WMS domino effect, or the efficiencies and cost savings an organization experiences in areas other than the warehouse or distribution center.  A great WMS solution can boost employee and management morale, improve overall…

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DRAM Prices Head South, Production Capacity to Follow

Analysts report that DRAM prices have reached an inflection point and will post lower average selling prices (ASPs) in the fourth quarter. Spot prices for DRAMs have fallen since the beginning of the year and dropped to below-contract levels in in June. That’s an indication of declining prices across the overall market, according to market…

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TRACO Power TSP Series Now at Sager

Sager Electronics, a leading North American distributor of Interconnect, Power and Electromechanical components and provider of value-add solutions, is now stocking TRACO Power’s TSP Series 72-600 Watt AC-DC, DIN Rail power supplies. The TSP series comprises high performance DIN-rail mount power supplies designed for reliable operation under difficult factory floor conditions. They provide a DC-OK…

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