5 Post-Covid Changes Supply Execs Should Expect

The supply chain is the backbone of modern business, and it faces some unprecedented changes these days. Supply chain managers have faced an unusually extreme set of challenges amid Covid-19. These difficulties will transform the industry as the pandemic continues and eventually subsides. These ongoing changes will be beneficial, ultimately leading to more resilient supply…

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LLC Markets, the PCB ASIC Model and EMS

Previous articles have introduced the idea of LLC markets, their issues in the current electronic ecosystem, and their importance relative to future mega-trends such as  AI/IOT.  The fundamental issue is the intense churn of the supply chain generated by the consumer dominated semiconductor marketplace for LLC markets such as aerospace and defense. Interesting economic models…

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Future Electronics Launches New Online Bill of Materials Tool

Future Electronics is a global leading distributor of electronic components with worldwide headquarters in Montreal. The company is pleased to announce their new online Bill of Materials tool for a more intuitive customer experience. Future Electronics worked closely with many stakeholders over several months of dedication and effort to launch this new feature that comes…

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Mouser Debuts Technical Resource Center

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the New Product Introduction (NPI) leader empowering innovation, announces its redesigned Technical Resource Center, which contains the global distributor’s ever-expanding collection of technical articles, blogs, eBooks, and Methods technology and solutions journal, plus related product information, in a searchable repository. .@MouserElec announces new Technical Resource Center to help customers more quickly and…

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NAI Opens New Manufacturing Facility in Saltillo, Mexico

 NAI, a leading designer and manufacturer of custom interconnect solutions which deliver power and signals to monitor data, connect people and keep equipment operating, announced the opening of a new manufacturing plant in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico.  This facility will produce interconnect devices, including cable assemblies, harnesses, and box builds. The primary purpose of this new…

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Pandemic Tests Flex’s Supply Chain Resilience

Lynn Torrel, Flex’s chief supply chain and procurement officer, was three months on the job when a deadly viral outbreak locked down Wuhan, China. The global electronics manufacturer knew its employees, operations and supply chain faced an unprecedented challenge. “In mid-January we were hearing about the outbreak in Asia, and through talking with our suppliers,…

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