Dun & Bradstreet Partners with THOMASNET.com to Enhance B2B Buyers’ Assessment of Supplier Risk

NEW YORK and SHORT HILLS, New Jersey –  Dun & Bradstreet (NYSE: DNB) together with THOMASNET.com today announced a partnership to provide B2B businesses new tools to help prevent disruption in their supply chain. Available exclusively on THOMASNET.com, Supplier Evaluation & Risk Reportsprovide B2B procurement professionals detailed credit risk data and company capability information. Designed to…

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Avnet Completes Sale of Technology Solutions to Tech Data

PHOENIX–=Today, Avnet (NYSE: AVT) announced it has completed the sale of its Technology Solutions business to Tech Data Corporation (NASDAQ: TECD). With the divestiture of these operations, Avnet is now solely focused on electronic components and integrated and embedded solutions, supporting its customers, ranging from makers to startups to large technology manufacturers, at every stage…

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APICS Announces Global Executive Forums for Supply Chain Leaders

CHICAGO – APICS, the premier professional association for supply chain management, announced APICS Executive Forums, presented in collaboration with PwC. These exclusive one-day events bring together executive-level supply chain professionals and foster in-depth peer discussions on today’s most critical topics. The first event will take place in Chicago, Illinois on Tuesday, March 7, 2017. Forums…

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Ultrasound: Can Chirp Usurp UI?

BARCELONA — Now that motion (Nintendo Wii), touch (Apple iPhone) and voice (Amazon’s Alexa) are old hat, “touchless” looms large and lucrative as the next user interface (UI) of choice for consumer devices. Or so attendees at this year’s Mobile World Congress (MWC) are being told. “Major consumer electronics breakthroughs have always been triggered by…

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Mouser Offers Lumex OLED/LED Modules

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the industry’s leading New Product Introduction (NPI) distributor with the widest selection of semiconductors and electronic components, is now stocking ezDisplay UART OLED and LED modules from Lumex. Controlled using a simple UART interface and any microcontroller or embedded system running standard AT or hex commands, these low-power organic LED (OLED) and…

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