Amphenol Awards TTI and Mouser

Fort Worth, Tex. – TTI, Inc. and Mouser Electronics have received the 2014 Excellence Award for Global Performance from Amphenol Corporation. The prestigious international award was presented jointly to TTI and Mouser executives at the recent Electronic Distribution Show (EDS) in Las Vegas, Nevada. TTI, Inc., is the leading global distributor of interconnect, passive, electromechanical…

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In Case of Emergency: Put Labeling on the Disaster Recovery List

With the integration of labeling with mission-critical business processes, the performance and high availability of a labeling solution becomes increasingly important. Labeling must be optimized for high output performance and highly available 24×7, 365 days a year. Who can forget the tragedy of the earthquakes, massive tsunami, and related nuclear power plant disaster that struck…

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Electronics Hobbyists Fuel Economy

Electronics distributors, particularly those that specialize in engineering and design volumes, are seeing an increase in orders from do-it-yourselfers and hobbyists. Often, people that tinker with electronics are also involved in the market in some other way. Distributors such as Jameco Electronics have found engaging with hobbyists can lead to business orders down the line.…

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element14 Community kicks off new design competition – The Vertical Farming Challenge 


Chicago – element14, the world's largest electronic design community, announces today the launch of its latest design competition – the Vertical Farming Challenge. Sponsored by Silicon Labs and Wurth Elektronik, with support from the Association for Vertical Farming and Green Spirit Farms, element14 will select 15 engineers to build indoor vertical gardens using technologies and…

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Intel/Qualcomm: The Last Big Move

The glorious, storied semiconductor industry has many more moves to play. But for the foreseeable future yesterday’s news about the new Broadcom reminds us that everyone is playing one big game of consolidation. In that game there is one last really big move. A combination of Intel and Qualcomm could be the last of the…

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