Kia Selects Microchip’s MOST150 Devices for Telematics Service in Flagship Kia K900 Model’s Infotainment Network

Chandler, AZ — Microchip Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: MCHP), a leading provider of microcontroller, mixed-signal, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today announced that Kia Motors Corporation is enriching its infotainment system with powerful smart-phone connectivity in its flagship Kia K900 luxury sedan (known as 'Quoris' in some countries), using Microchip's OS81110 Intelligent Network Interface Controller (INIC). Building…

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Ramifications of Moore’s Law Leads to Trillions of Dollars Added to the Global Economy

El Segundo – From connectivity to globalization and sustainability, Gordon Moore's prediction for the pace of semiconductor technology advances has set the stage for global technology innovation and contribution for 50 years. The exponential advances predicted by Moore's Law have transformed the world we live in. The ongoing innovation, invention and investment in technology and the…

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APICS and APICS SCC Announce New Affiliate, Sponsor & APICS One Programs

Chicago–(Business Wire)–Today APICS and APICS Supply Chain Council (APICS SCC), publically announced the launch of the APICS SCC affiliate and APICS sponsor programs as well as the APICS One program that combines the benefits of APICS SCC affiliation and enterprise APICS membership. The programs provide corporations, academia, and nonprofit organizations access to unbiased research, benchmarking services and publications that provide the insights needed to…

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Forecasting Is the Biggest Problem for the Supply Chain

Forecasting, also known as demand variability, tops the list of biggest challenges for the supply chain this year, according to a new report from eyefortransport (eft). Other top business challenges include inventory management/optimization, and cost containment and reduction. The 2015 Chief Supply Chain Officer (CSCO) Report also finds the supply chain’s forecasting challenge is its…

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ST Hangs Future Growth on ‘Mass Market’ & Distribution

STMicroelectronics NV is deepening its engagement with distribution partners worldwide and moving to diversify its revenue base by expanding sales into what executives at the company describe as the “mass market.” This strategy is one of a series of actions being taken by ST to improve sales and profit growth and stabilize revenue generation, according…

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Mouser Stocks Cree C3M SiC power MOSFETs

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the global authorized distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, is stocking the C3M family of silicon carbide power MOSFETs from Cree. The latest breakthrough in silicon carbide (SiC) power device technology and the industry’s first SiC 900V MOSFET platform, the C3M Power MOSFETs are optimized for high-frequency power electronic applications.…

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Vishay Awards TTI

Fort Worth, Tex. – TTI, Inc. the leading global distributor of passive, interconnect, electromechanical and discrete components, today announced the company has received two notably prestigious industry awards from its supplier partner, Vishay Intertechnology. Recognizing TTI’s overall sales performance and inventory commitment, Vishay awarded the global distributor its prestigious Full Service Distributor of the Year Award…

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Raltron Expands Rep Program

Ross Weiss, Vice President of Sales for Raltron Electronics Corp., Miami, FL announced today the appointment of several new representative firms for the Raltron Product line of frequency management products. The new firms not only contribute experienced sales background personnel, but add additional territorial coverage to further enhance Raltron’s new extended sales efforts. We are…

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