WPG Americas Partners with Lattice Semiconductor

WPG Americas Inc. (WPGA) a subsidiary of WPG Holdings, the largest global electronic components distributor, announced today a new partnership with Lattice Semiconductor Corporation, a leading provider of customizable smart connectivity solutions. The addition of Lattice expands WPG Americas’ IoT product offering. “We are excited to offer Lattice’s smart connectivity solutions, providing more opportunities for our…

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Supply Chain Resilience in the Age of Nationalism

Just when you were getting the hang of managing complex global supply chains, the world went and changed itself.  In a few short months, conversations about interdependent economies linked with flexible, agile, and resilient supply chain and logistics practices have shifted to nationalistic, protectionist-centered debates that could sideswipe business operations in the not too far…

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Combating Excess Capacity Issues

As 2017 kicked off, the nation’s trucking carriers were encouraged by the promise of increased trade. However, by and large, they have yet to see the benefits materialize in earnings. Carriers must become smarter about their use of technology and act quickly to weather today’s soft market—while at the same time, preparing themselves for a…

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Women Tech Council Launches SheTech Internship Program for High School Girls

SALT LAKE CITY  /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Women Tech Council (WTC) launched a technology internship program to provide high school girls the opportunity to interact with technology companies, meet and interact with women in technology and understand the impact they can have by pursuing STEM careers. Participants will tour tech companies across Silicon Slopes, including Vivint,…

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Digital Age Demands Supply Chain Restructuring

The digital age is upon us—and how organizations manage the transition to leveraging data more holistically will decide supply chain success and defeat. In fact, the only thing that that will be constant is change. A recent white paper from market research firm IDC, titled White Paper Digital Transformation Drives Supply Chain Restructuring Imperative, explained: …

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NextFlex Ramps Pilot Mfg Line For Flexible Hybrid Electronics

NextFlex®, America’s Flexible Hybrid Electronics (FHE) Manufacturing Institute, today announced that it has begun the ramp of its Technology Hub’s pilot manufacturing line with the installation of several state-of-the-art pieces of production equipment. The NextFlex Technology Hub, currently, the only single-source FHE processing production line in the US, will be used primarily by NextFlex and…

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