New Company Touchpath to Meet Market Demand for Fully Customized, Lower-Cost Supply Chain Solutions

September 14th 2016 —A new company has been created by the merger of long-established businesses TransitionWorks Software and AIDC Solutions to meet market demand for modern, fully customized but lower-cost supply chain solutions. Launched today, TouchPath (www.touchpath.com) plans to grow dynamically, has operations in the UK (Halifax HX1 5ER) and the USA (High Point, NC…

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Tecnica’s Selective Laser Sintering System Builds Models At An Astounding 250 Times Faster Than Its Competition, Using Its Patented Print Head Technology While Increasing Accuracy And Consistency At A Fraction Of The Cost

GREAT NECK, N.Y. , Sept. 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — On September 6, 2016 , the United States Patent and Trademark Office granted patent number 9,435,998 to Tecnica for its laser print head system. This is the second patent granted this year by the USPTO to Tecnica for its 3D printing technology.  The new technology, housed in the CASA…

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Freight Companies Join the Digital Revolution

“Artificial intelligence” usually conjures up images of humanoid robots, but AI is one of several digital technologies that are being applied to the supply chain. With the digital revolution in full swing, companies across the electronics supply chain are harnessing data to improve efficiencies and cut costs. In the logistics segment, for example, freight companies…

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Renesas to Acquire Intersil for $3.2B

Renesas Electronics Corporation (“Renesas”, TSE: 6723), a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, and Intersil Corporation (“Intersil”, NASDAQ:ISIL), a leading provider of innovative power management and precision analog solutions, today announced they have signed a definitive agreement for Renesas to acquire Intersil for US$22.50 per share in cash, representing an aggregate equity value of approximately US$3.2 billion…

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New LED Surge Protection Module Offers Lowest Measured Limiting Voltage Available in a 20kA Maximum Current Surge Rated SPD

September 14, 2016 10:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE )–Littelfuse, Inc., the global leader in circuit protection, today introduced a new series of LED lightning surge protection modules with greater transient overvoltage protection for outdoor and commercial LED lighting fixtures. The LSP10GIHP Series Surge Protection Device (SPD) Module is the only series-connected SPD module…

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Zii Energy to Present ‘Surface Energy’ Device-Charging Technology at TechCrunch Disrupt 2016 in San Francisco Today

September 14, 2016 10:39 AM Eastern Daylight Time –(BUSINESS WIRE )– What: Executives from Zii Energy will be presenting the company’s ‘surface energy’ technology to attendees at TechCrunch Disrupt 2016 today. Zii Energy’s disruptive Surface Energy technology provides the user experience that so-called “wireless charging” promised but failed to deliver. Whereas “wireless charging” offers a…

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