The Dawn of the Digital Supply Chain

3D printing, the Internet of Things (IoT), increased mobility, and connectivity are already influencing today's manufacturing strategies. A recent Supply Chain Insights report found that 15% of the 101 surveyed respondents have a digital manufacturing strategy, which includes the use of digital images, 3D printing, IOT and mobility to refine and improve manufacturing processes. Additionally…

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Flextronics to Make SunEdison Solar Modules in Mexico

Building on a strong partnership of approximately five years, Flextronics (FLEX) announced that it has once again been selected to partner with SunEdison (SUNE) to manufacture its solar modules—this time, in Mexico.  SunEdison is the world’s largest renewable energy development company and these solar modules will be primarily used in the USA for residential, utility…

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QuickLogic Claims Lowest Power Programmable Sensor Hub

QuickLogic Corporation (NASDAQ:  QUIK), the innovator of ultra-low power programmable sensor hubs, today announced the addition of the  ArcticLink® 3 S2 LP to its family of ultra-low power programmable sensor hubs. At just 75uWatts (68uA @ 1.1V) active power consumption, this new platform is the lowest power programmable sensor hub on the market. Together with QuickLogic’s extensive SenseMe™…

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Minco Partners with Digi-Key to Offer Bare Die Semiconductor Products

Thief River Falls, MN & Austin— Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, the industry leader in electronic component selection, availability and delivery, and Minco Technology Labs, LLC, announced that they have teamed up to offer semiconductor bare die products to its global customer base. As part of the agreement, Digi-Key customers will be able to…

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EBV Elektronik Expands Distribution Agreement with Cypress Semiconductor

Munich/Poing – EBV Elektronik, an Avnet company (NYSE: AVT) and a leading specialist in EMEA semiconductor distribution, announced the extension of the franchise with Cypress Semiconductor, a global leader in microcontrollers and specialized memories for embedded systems. The new agreement is effective immediately. The extended agreement gives EBV Elektronik and its customers access to the entire portfolio of…

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