Avnet Silica Signs Agreement With SiP

Avnet Silica, an Avnet company (NASDAQ: AVT), today announced it has signed a distribution agreement with Insight SiP, a leading developer of ultra-miniature RF modules with embedded antennas, using system-in-package and antenna-in-package technology. Avnet Silica customers across the EMEA region are now able to purchase a range of Insight SiP modules, including: Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE)…

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Sager Electronics Launches Website for Value-add Solutions

 Sager Electronics, a leading North American distributor of Interconnect, Power, Electromechanical, and Thermal solutions and provider of value-add solutions, today announced the launch of a website dedicated to the company’s value-add capabilities – valueadd.sager.com. “Through our specialized group Sager Power Systems, we offer world-class engineered solutions tailored to fit a wide variety of applications. With…

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ECIA  Announces Outcome of Automated Data Exchange Initiative

The ECIA has posted information about its Automated Data Exchange Initiative, including a new digital solution to help eliminate the inefficiencies of B2B communications among electronic component manufacturers, distributors and independent manufacturers reps through CRM systems. “Information, and its associated accuracy, is critical to every company’s core business, profitability, future planning, and overall success,” explained Alan…

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How Covid-19 and New Technology is Shifting Supply Chain Management

Supply chain management is facing its own pandemic of outdated processes. As many as 85 percent of workers state that they could handle their duties more efficiently with enhanced workplace tech. Fortunately, this tech is available and already transforming supply chain management in the fight against Covid-19 challenges. From enhanced tracking and logistics capable from…

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U.S. Manufacturing Expands in January at Slightly Slower Pace

U.S. manufacturing activity remained robust at the start of the year although pandemic-related supply and worker constraints curtailed production and drove prices up. The Institute for Supply Management’s manufacturing index, the PMI, decreased by 1.8 percent in January to 58.7 from the December level of 60.5. The index remains well above 50, the line of…

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Dialight Announces Distribution Partnership with TTI

Dialight, the recognized leader in LED industrial lighting, signals, and indication technology is pleased to announce that TTI, a leading distributor of electronic components is now an authorized distributor of Dialight LED board and panel mount indication products. Matt Boudiette, Dialight Vice President and General Manager, commented, “Dialight is excited to add TTI as a…

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Avnet Fiscal Q2 Sales up 4.8%

Avnet, Inc. (Nasdaq: AVT) today announced results for its second quarter ended January 2, 2021. Fiscal Second Quarter Key Financial Highlights: Sales of $4.7 billion up from $4.5 billion in the prior year quarter, supported by record sales in Asia of $2.2 billion, up 16% year over year. On constant currency basis, organic sales increased 4.8% after adjusting for 14 weeks of activity in the…

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