EU Chip Makers Weigh Production Risks Amid Covid-19

As the Covid-19 outbreak has worsened in Europe, semiconductor manufacturers have had to examine the health issues and risk factors for their workers. Most of Europe is under lockdown, paralyzing the economy and daily life of hundreds of millions of people. PSA Group, Renault, Fiat Chrysler, Volkswagen, Ferrari, among other car manufacturers, have suspended production…


Allied Electronics & Automation Announces 3 New Senior Executives

As part of its commitment to hiring high-performing, diverse, and experienced leaders, Allied Electronics & Automation recently named three new executives to lead the company’s Finance, Human Resources, and Marketing functions: Manisha Kadoche as Chief Financial Officer, Katie Cartwright as Vice President of Human Resources, and Jessie Dearien as Vice President of Marketing. “Allied is…


WPG Americas and ACEINNA Team Up on Next-Gen MEMS Based Sensing Solutions

WPG Americas Inc. (WPGA) a subsidiary of WPG Holdings, the largest global electronic components distributor, announced today a new partnership with ACEINNA, a worldwide leader in the development of innovative Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU) and current sensing technologies that are essential to next generation cars, robots and other autonomous applications. “WPG Americas is extremely excited…


How a Collaboration Platform Can Keep the Coronovirus Threat from Killing Your Business  

GForge, one of the world’s leading collaboration platforms, today announced that it is helping businesses adapt to the coronavirus threat by making it easier than ever before to use a collaboration platform to empower remote workers. For organizations new to using collaboration platforms or new to GForge, the company is offering GForge in both SaaS…


Working from Home: Wi-Fi Security Tips for Remote Employees

As companies enact aggressive work-from-home measures to limit the spread of COVID-19 among their employees, Inseego Corp. (Nasdaq: INSG), the company that invented MiFi® mobile hotspot devices, provides the following information to help remote workers stay secure. “Hundreds of thousands of employees are now working from home, and for many of them, these are uncharted…


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Covid-19 Impacts MLCC, Resistor, Smartphone and 5G Supplies

Editor’s note: Our colleagues in China, Taiwan and other regions in Southeast Asia continue to report, from the ground, on the coronavirus’s impact on the electronics industry. ESMChina shared the following update. At least 30 countries around the world have declared a state of emergency, according to EPSNews sister publication ESMChina, as Covid-19 continues to…