Electronics Distributors Need a Marketplace Strategy to Defeat Amazon

Amazon has painted an enormous bullseye on the backs of B2B distributors across numerous verticals, from industrial supply to building materials. The e-commerce giant will eventually move deeper into more complex segments, including electronic components. As previously written, the market for passive components, such as capacitors and resistors, is particularly vulnerable to Amazon’s B2B marketplace…

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Future Cars Face Terabyte Memory Load

MADISON, Wis. – For a highly automated or outright self-driving car in, say, 2020,  how much memory capacity, to capture, process and store data, will be enough? A consensus among experts in automotive and memory industries is this connected vehicle will require data storage of at least hundreds of gigabytes (GB) and probably a terabyte…

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America II Signs Distribution Agreement with Lite-On Semiconductor

America II Electronics, Inc., one of the world’s largest distributors of semiconductors and electronic components, today announced it has signed a franchise distribution agreement with Lite-On Semiconductor Corp. This latest addition extends America II’s global power management solution as well as adding green power related semiconductor components that are applied toward communications, information, consumer electronics…

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NKK Switches Partners With Quad State

NKK Switches, a world leading designer and manufacturer of electromechanical switches, and Quad State Sales & Marketing, a technical sales and marketing organization, today announced a new strategic partnership to provide enhanced technical sales support to the South Region of the U.S. and Mexico. Quad State Sales & Marketing provides representation for internationally recognized electronics…

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Abracon Names New Distribution Director

Abracon, LLC. (Abracon), a leading global manufacturer of frequency control, signal conditioning, clocking and magnetic components, announces Chad VanDoorninck as Director, Distribution. In his new role, Chad will work with Abracon’s comprehensive network of distribution channel partners to enhance the product availability and support for end customers and EMSi Providers. “We are happy to enlist…

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Allied Inks Deal With Wurth

Allied Electronics has been named a North American distributor for Würth Electronics, a manufacturer of electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) and inductive components. “The Würth Electronics portfolio complements our interconnect, passives and electromechanical portfolio quite well,” said Allied product director Rebecca Weiser. “With its commitment to provide customers a breadth of product and excellent customer service, Würth Electronics fits…

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Expand Intel Joule IoT Features with MikroElektronika’s New click Shields, Now at Mouser

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the industry's leading New Product Introduction (NPI) distributor with the widest selection of semiconductors and electronic components, is now stocking the Intel Joule click shields from MikroElektronika. The shields allow engineers to adding up to four MikroElektronika click boards™ to Intel Joule Expansion Board for Internet of Things (IoT) and smart device applications.  The MikroElektronika Intel Joule click shields,…

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Mouser Promotes Burr-Lonnon

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the New Product Introduction leader that empowers innovation, today announced the promotion of Mark Burr-Lonnon to Mouser’s Senior Vice President of Global Service & EMEA and APAC Business. Since moving to Mouser in 2008 from its parent company, TTI, Burr-Lonnon has led Mouser’s global management team. He is largely responsible for planning,…

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New Yorker Electronics Supplies Resistor-Capacitor Circuits with High ‘Voltage Withstand Strength’

NORTHVALE, NEW JERSEY, USA –  New Yorker Electronics has rolled out the full series of Electrocube RC Networks Arc-Suppressing Resistor-Capacitor (RC) Circuits. Also known as resistors, resistor-capacitors or RC filters, Electrocube’s RC Networks are designed to prevent or substantially minimize the occurrence of arcing and noise generations in relay and switch contacts. Available in single-phase…

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Future Electronics Announces Franchise Extension of Global Distribution Agreement with Sunon Inc.

MONTREAL – May 4, 2017 –  Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently announced a franchise extension of the company’s distribution agreement with Sunon Inc., to include EMEA and Asia. Sunon Inc. is a leader in the field of cooling solution technologies. Sunon’s Research Center has accumulated 30 years of experience in product…

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