Arrow Electronics Launches 2017 China InnoDesign Contest

SHENZHEN, CHINA – Media OutReach -Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: ARW) today announced the 2017 China InnoDesign Contest. Under the theme of “IoT Everywhere”, the contest aims to promote next-gen innovators in the startup, maker, engineer and developer communities, and accelerate their success from idea-to-impact  China's IoT market is expected to reach US$121billion by 2022, at a CAGR of 41%…

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Australian Centre for Robotic Vision from Australia Wins Grand Championship at 2017 Amazon Robotics Challenge

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) today announced the results of its 2017 Amazon Robotics Challenge with winners hailing from Australia, the U.S., and Singapore. Australian Centre for Robotic Vision from Australia succeed in the Grand Championship Combined Task to win the overall Challenge with Nanyang Technological University of Singapore winning the Pick Task and MIT Princeton…

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CommonSense Robotics Announces $6 Million Seed Round To Help Retailers Take On Amazon With Robots

Tel Aviv, Israel – CommonSense Robotics, a leader in on-demand fulfillment technology, announced that it has raised $6 million in seed funding from Aleph VC and Innovation Endeavors. CommonSense Robotics’ disruptive technology enables retailers of all sizes to offer one-hour delivery and make on-demand fulfillment scalable and profitable. The company is using the funds to…

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2018 STEP Ahead Award Nominations Open

WASHINGTON  The Manufacturing Institute is pleased to announce that the 2018 STEP Ahead Award nominations are open. The STEP Ahead initiative was designed to showcase the impact of women in manufacturing to help attract and retain the talent manufacturers need to succeed. This national honor identifies the best of the best women in manufacturing, and…

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Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) Partners with TSC Advantage to Address Supply Chain Cyber Risk

Chicago, IL – The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) announced a new partnership with TSC Advantage to address the increasing cybersecurity risks to companies posed by the growing move to digital solutions and resulting third-party access to corporate assets. As supply chain management changes, numerous regulators now require companies of all sizes to…

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Stibo Systems Delivers Deeper Insights, Unmatched Efficiency & Improved Ease of Use With Latest Version Of Step Trailblazer

Atlanta, GA – Stibo Systems, a global leader in data management solutions,announced the immediate availability of STEP Trailblazer 8.2, the latest version of its award-winning Master Data Management (MDM) solution. STEP 8.2 includes a wealth of new functionality that makes deeper insights more readily accessible, the interface more usable and actionable and business processes and workflows…

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Resilinc Awarded Patent for Supply Chain Risk Analytics & Vulnerability Maps

Resilinc Corporation announced today that the United States Patent and Trademark Office granted their patent for analyzing supply chain vulnerability metrics such as risk score and impact and presenting it via interactive maps and dashboards, using supplier intelligence collected via an efficient and networked solution and platform. The patent and trademark office recognized Resilinc’s unique…

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Flexible Electronics Give OEMs Room to Move

Researchers and manufacturers of flexible and printed materials have envisioned a future where flexible electronics have multiple applications. The first expected commercial applications coming into the market include smartphones, tablets, TV screens, wearables, and bio-sensors. However, the electronics supply chain can also expect to see organic transistors and organic semiconductors in the mix in a…

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