Ametherm, Rhopoint Sign Distribution Deal

Carson City, Nev. – Ametherm today announced a distribution agreement with Rhopoint Components Ltd., a leading U.K.-based distributor of precision electronic components and sensor products. Under the terms of the agreement, Rhopoint Components is now carrying and providing technical support for Ametherm’s entire lineup of inrush current limiters and NTC thermistors throughout Europe. Since 1975,…

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Essentials of the Green Supply Chain

Growing public concern for the environment is driving companies to pay more attention to their ‘green’ footprint – not just in the products they manufacture, but also in the supply chain that carries them. What first started as an image improvement effort has evolved into a business imperative and, in the most advanced companies, a…

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Mouser Stocks Amphenol Aero Connectors

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now stocking Oval Contact System (OCS) Connectors from Amphenol Aerospace. Designed for high-speed data transmission, these rugged, high density connectors deliver data rates of up to 10 Gbps per pair while withstanding a minimum of 500 mating cycles. Part of Amphenol’s newest offering of its environmentally-compliant MIL-DTL-38999 interconnect products, these OCS…

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Element14 Expands Molex Portfolio

Element14 has expanded its connector range to include the high current density Mega-Fit Power Connectors, from Molex, one of the world’s leader in complete interconnect solutions for  telecommunications, consumer electronics, industrial, automotive, aerospace and defense, medical, and lighting. The Molex Mega-Fit Power Connector delivers cutting-edge current density at 23.0 amps per circuit on a 5.7-millimeter…

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Newark element14 Releases 2015 Catalog

Chicago, Ill. – Newark element14, a high-service distributor of technology products and engineering solutions, has launched its new 2015 catalog, available in both print and online versions. Featuring more than 13,000 new products and 149,000 in total from more than 500 top electronics brands, the industry-leading catalog connects customers to services and solutions so they can do business more conveniently…

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Top Procurement Teams Deliver Twice the Cost Reductions

Chicago, Ill. —While strategies to control costs vary across industries, achieving cost reductions is always a concern for procurement and supply chain executives. A new study from A.T. Kearney indicates that leading company procurement organizations are at the forefront of these reductions, delivering twice the cost reduction compared to other companies through excellence in managing…

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Distribution: What’s Behind the Curtain

If your suppliers are doing their job right, life should be a bit like Oz. Somebody behind a curtain is managing things and everything looks great on the outside. Every once in a while, though, it’s worth peeling back the curtain. Several hundred people got that chance last week as Future Electronics celebrated the 10th…

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