Fulfillment Tips for the Holidays – Boost Service & Cut Costs

If your fulfillment team ships all next-day deliveries via overnight carrier services, you are almost certainly overpaying carriers and adding to your cost of distribution. This is especially true during the holidays when consumers’ love of buying electronics goes into hyperdrive. With the holiday shopping season in full swing, electronics remain a top holiday gifting…


manufacturing, growth, revenue, profit

Manufacturers Expect Revenue & Profit Boost in 2020

U.S. manufacturers are surprisingly upbeat about their prospects in 2020, anticipating growth in revenue, profitability, imports and exports. The outlook isn’t so positive for employment and capital expenditures, which will remain flat or decline next year, according to the Institute for Supply Management’s semiannual forecast. Manufacturers expect revenue will grow 4.8 percent next year –…


Intel, lifecycle

Supply Chains Aid Compute Lifecycle Assurance Advancement

The globalization of technology design, development, manufacturing and distribution has created an environment of complicated supply chains with limited transparency. There is a growing need to provide assurances of platform integrity in every stage of the compute lifecycle, and to do so in a manner that is as transparent as possible. Government agencies, commercial organizations…


Sager Releases Power Systems Brochure

Sager Electronics, a leading North American distributor of Interconnect, Power and Electromechanical components and provider of value-add solutions, today released its new value-add brochure from its specialized group, Sager Power Systems. Sager Power Systems is focused solely on power supplies, batteries, thermal management, and associated value-add services. The six-page, full-color brochure showcases Sager Power Systems’…


Digi-Key Extends Partnership With Precogs

Digi-Key Electronics, one of the largest electronic component distributors in the world, has renewed its partnership agreement with Paris-based startup, Precogs. Precogs pairs market data on individual component parts with customer needs based on their predetermined strategies for price, quality and availability. Precogs’ solution is directly integrated with the customer ERP. This integration provides seamless…


Mouser Electronics Adds New ECAD Functionalities to Website

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the New Product Introduction (NPI) leader empowering innovation, is pleased to announce new features to the ECAD resources on its millions of product detail pages on its website, Mouser.com. Together with SamacSys, a global leader in electronic component library solutions, Mouser provides customers with an array of design resources including PCB footprints,…


Newark Inks Exclusive Deal With NIC Components

Newark, the Development Distributor, today announced it is the exclusive high service distributor for passive components supplier NIC Components Corp. in North America. This partnership provides design engineers with a wide spectrum of passive technologies with pin for pin cross capabilities. The expansive range of passive technologies offered by NIC Components through Newark allows design…