Master Electronics, AEM Ink Distribution Deal

Santa Monica, Calif. – Master Electronics, a leading global distributor of electromechanical, interconnect and passive components, adds AEM Components to their line card. Master Electronics’ Supplier Business Development Officer, Mr. Shell Johnson, stated, “AEM’s extensive surface mount products fit right into our steadfast IP&E commitment and strengthen our dictate to supply every customer with the…

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Future Electronics, Delta Products Expand Franchise Agreement

Montreal, Canada – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, has announced a newly expanded worldwide franchise agreement with Delta Products Corporation’s Industrial, Medical and Lighting Power Supply group, adding to the Fans and Filters already available through Future Electronics in North America. Delta is the world’s leading producer of reliable, high efficiency standard and…

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ERA Welcomes TTI as Its Latest Global Distributor Member

The Electronics Representatives Association (ERA) has announced that TTI, Inc. – a world leading specialist in electronic component distribution – has joined ERA as a global distributor member. TTI is the latest addition to ERA’s fast-growing membership, which now includes authorized distributors of electronic components. “TTI and the rep community have been joined at the…

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Avnet Reports First “Transitional” Quarter

Avnet Inc. marked the first quarter of its transition to a components-only distributor by exceeding the midpoint of its expectations for the period ended October 1, 2016. Adjusted sales (including Avnet Technology Solutions) declined by 13.3 percent year-over-year to $6.04 billion. Excluding Avnet TS, sales declined by 9.3 percent to $4.17 billion. “We took a significant step…

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Qualcomm to Pay $47B for NXP, Lists Rationale for Semi’s Largest Deal

Qualcomm Inc. has confirmed speculations it will pay $47 billion for NXP Semiconductor N.V. and listed a range of reasons for what is shaping up as the largest M&A transaction in the history of the semiconductor industry and one expected to face significant integration challenges and pile a load of debts on the buyer. The…

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Electronics Counterfeiting: Tiny Tags, Big Solutions?

Despite the best efforts of component makers, distributors and equipment manufacturers, counterfeit electronics still enter the supply chain. Counterfeiting has cost the semiconductor industry as much as $7.5 billion related to brand damage, product replacement and repairs, according to the Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA). No single solution has evolved that definitively combats counterfeiting in electronics.…

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Mouser Enhances Website Search Functionality

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the global authorized distributor that specializes in New Product Introductions, is excited to announce new robust methods for browsing and searching for products on its industry-leading website, Mouser.com. Mouser customers can now find product information more easily by searching by Datasheets, Images and Newest Products, in addition to searching for products through the standard parametric Product Search. With this new expanded functionality,…

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RS Components Stocks Molex Nano-Fit Connectors

Singapore – RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), the global distributor for engineers, has introduced a new addition to its Molex range of high-quality connectors. The new Molex Nano-Fit™ power connector system is suitable for use across a wide range of market sectors including aerospace and defence, automotive, telecommunications, medical, industrial and home appliances. The…

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