Schurter’s Polarized IEC Appliance Inlets Now Shipping from Sager Electronics

MIDDLEBOROUGH, Mass. –   Sager Electronics, a leading North American distributor of Interconnect, Power and Electromechanical components, is now stocking Schurter’s Polarized IEC Appliance Inlets for Protection Class II. The 2577 and 2579 series are designed to polarize the line contact of the power mains into the appliance. The polarized inlets are popularly used in…

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Avnet Signs Global Contract to Deliver Lenovo’s Training Program

PHOENIX–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Avnet Technology Solutions (NYSE: AVT), today announced that its training division, Avnet Academy, is expanding its education portfolio to include comprehensive training courses for Lenovo’s System x and Flex products. This is now available to partners and their customers in all the countries where Avnet operates around the globe. Avnet continues to invest in delivering…

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Severe Electronics Components Shortages Possible in 2017

Is the electronics supply chain diving headlong into one of its infamous component undersupply situations and the associated procurement woes? Some industry veterans are concerned this may be the case as they watch average selling prices inch higher and demand strengthen in an environment marked by low inventories and limited manufacturing capacity. With companies keeping…

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Hold Your iPhone — Pizza Style

How do you tell Chinese from Japanese? You wouldn’t believe how often I’ve been asked this question, as if I’m some sort of expert. Needless to say, I’ve always struggled for an answer. Now, I’m happy to report that I finally have the definitive answer. It’s all about how an Asian person holds his or…

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Cost Pressures and Driver Shortage Continue to Weigh on Logistics Sector as Rising Congestion Adds to Road Transport Challenges

ALLAS, TX –  Paragon Software Systems, Inc., a leader in vehicle routing and scheduling software, reveals the top priorities of logistics leaders for their 2017 transportation operations, according to the firm’s recent survey of customers. Respondents confirmed that their first priority will be focusing on savings in their transportation departments in 2017, followed by improving…

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Nano Dimension Receives Grant to Develop 3D Printing of Ceramic Materials, Designated for the Aerospace & Aviation

NESS ZIONA, Israel- Nano Dimension Ltd., a leader in the field of 3D printed electronics (NASDAQ, TASE: NNDM) , announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Nano Dimension Technologies Ltd., has received a budget from MEIMAD committee of the Israel Innovation Authority which will be used to finance a project to develop 3D printing of advanced ceramic materials in…

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Pana-Pacific Earns IPC/WHMA-A-620 Qualified Manufacturers Listing

BANNOCKBURN, Ill., USA, February 6, 2017 — IPC's Validation Services Program has awarded an IPC/WHMA-A-620 Qualified Manufacturers Listing (QML) to Pana-Pacific, an electronic parts supplier to the commercial vehicle industry. Following an initial audit by IPC, Pana-Pacific becomes one of the trusted sources and suppliers meeting the stringent requirements of the Qualified Manufacturing Listing based…

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