Fulfillment is the New Battleground in E-Commerce

Thanks to Amazon.com, a customer’s online buying experience is every bit as important as the item that’s acquired. E-commerce b2b capabilities have been lagging b2c, prompting companies to look for ways they can provide fast, accurate and inexpensive delivery options. Innovators have been looking at the logistics space where there’s lots of opportunity for improvement (See…

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High-Tech Tackles Logistics

High-tech companies are developing leading-edge solutions to improve a variety of functions in logistics—a complex web of freight movers, third-party logistics companies and parcel delivery services. Here are a handful of companies that have recently launched logistics-related products and services: Freightos has developed an online marketplace that gives importers and exporters on-demand access to global freight services. Freight forwarders,…

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Avnet Signs Exclusive Distribution Deal with Silego

Avnet (NYSE: AVT), a leading global technology distributor, and Silego Technology today announced a new exclusive global distribution channel agreement. Effective immediately, Avnet will be Silego’s only global distributor and will serve as Silego’s sole demand creation distributor in the Americas and Europe. Avnet will also bolster Silego’s current regional distributor network in Japan, Korea, Taiwan…

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Orion Fans Expands Distribution Network in Europe

Orion Fans has recently expanded its distribution network to better support European customers. The addition of Clever, Gateway and Kruse to the European distribution network increases Orion Fans’ local sales and application engineering support services. These distributors are design-in focused, and are instrumental in solving customer design challenges regarding special cooling or thermal management requirements.…

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Mouser, Samsung Ink Global IoT Deal

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the New Product Introduction (NPI) leader that empowers innovation, announces a global distribution agreement with Samsung to distribute the SAMSUNG ARTIK™ family of modules, development kits, and accessories. The SAMSUNG ARTIK Smart IoT platform is designed to help developers capitalize on easy-to-use, open and enterprise-grade APIs, SDKs, and tools to quickly bring wearable, smart, and Internet…

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Amphenol Industrial Awards Digi-Key

Digi-Key Electronics, a global electronic components distributor, was awarded Amphenol Industrial’s (AIO) 2016 Industrial Distributor of the Year Award at the 2017 EDS Banquet in Las Vegas, NV. The award was presented by Richard Jacobs – Director of Distribution/Amphenol, Dee Fuller- Director of Distribution/AIO, and Mark Cunningham- GM, AIO and given to Matt Nemec – Director, Interconnect, Chris Beeson – Executive VP of Sales and Supplier Development,…

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