Electro-Sensors Launches HazardPRO Line

Electro-Sensors, Inc.  announced today it has acquired the advanced wireless hazard monitoring product line from Harvest Engineering Inc. (“Harvest”).  Electro-Sensors will market and sell the new hazard monitoring products under its new HazardPRO TM product line and manufacture and service them at its Minnetonka, Minnesota facility. “The creation of the HazardPRO TM product line will…

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Renata Expands Li-Polymer Battery Line

Dallas, Tex. – The Renata Batteries division of the Swatch Group (Switzerland) recently added three battery packs to its family of lithium polymer batteries that offer new size and higher power capacity options for portable medical, industrial, and consumer electronics applications. “Since introducing the ICP Series lithium-polymer family of rechargeable battery packs, Renata has continued…

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M&A Still Fuels Growth in Midmarket Businesses

Electronics companies are among some of the largest publically traded businesses in the world; yet there is still a healthy population of companies with revenue of $500 million or less. One of the ways these companies intend to grow is through merger and acquisition (M&A), a trend that is still popular in the electronics industry.…

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Would You Share Your Supply Chain?

Would you, as head of supply chain, purchasing, manufacturing or the CEO of an electronics manufacturing company, agree to a shared supply chain? If you said “No” and work at a company that outsources any of the supply chain functions – components sourcing, production, logistics and repairs and warranty fulfillment – you most likely are…

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Avnet Hosts Microsemi Workshops

Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas, a business region of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), will host a series of SpeedWay Design Workshops™, featuring Microsemi Corporation’s (NASDAQ: MSCC) new, low-power, cost-optimized IGLOO®2 FPGAs. The workshops, taught by Avnet technical experts, kick off Feb. 25 in San Jose, Calif., and will be held in 26 cities throughout North America.…

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