American Manufacturing: An Expanding Frontier

In the electronics industry, a “Made in America” label is something that is much talked about — and sporadically achieved. That trend may be shifting. Making products close to the customer has plenty of benefit, and support for domestic manufacturing — especially for small and midsized manufacturers — is increasingly available. This topic was central…

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3M Names Supply Chain Chief

3M announced today that Paul A. Keel has been appointed senior vice president, Supply Chain, effective immediately. He replacesChristopher D. Holmes who will retire. Keel is currently managing director, 3M United Kingdom-Ireland Region. “Paul is an accomplished leader whose strategic thinking skills, international experience and demonstrated record of success make him uniquely qualified for this…

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Savi Powers Complete In-Transit Visibility With Savi Tracking 3.0

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — Savi (www.savi.com), a pioneer in sensor technology and sensor analytics solutions that create operational intelligence from the Internet of Things, today announced the latest release of its award winning Savi Tracking™ application. The enhanced solution delivers new mobile capabilities that allow users to access, view and enter critical information about their in-transit…

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Can Distributors Capitalize on Service?

 The electronics supply chain has known for some time that only so much growth is available through the sale of hardware such as components and computer systems.  Prices of mature products continue to go down, and new products don’t hold their value for as long as they used to. The next logical step is to…

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