Be Smart When it Comes to Choosing Social Networks

When it comes to social media and the supply chain, popularity isn’t everything. With more than 1.3 billion users, Facebook is the most popular social network. Your B2B business should not use Facebook just because of its popularity.  Rather, your business should use Facebook (or not) because it fits into your marketing and business strategies.…

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Mouser Now Shipping Revolutionary mCube Accelerometers

MANSFIELD, Texas — Mouser Electronics, Inc., a leading engineering resource and global distributor of semiconductors and electronic components, announced a distribution partnership with mCube, provider of the world's smallest MEMS motion sensors. From smartphones and tablets to smart clothing and wearables, mCube offers accelerometers, electronic compasses (e-compass), and software-based gyroscopes that enable the new era…

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Avnet Opens CenterPoint Value-Added Services Center in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio and PHOENIX — Furthering its commitment to provide industry-leading services to its customers, global technology distributor Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), based in Phoenix, today announced the grand opening of its largest IT services facility worldwide in the Columbus, Ohio, area – the CenterPoint Value-Added Services Center. The 580,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art facility provides complete IT…

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Avnet Appointed as a Cisco IT Distributor in Malaysia

PETALING JAYA, Malaysia — Avnet Technology Solutions, a global IT solutions distribution and operating group of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), today announced a new distribution agreement with Cisco Systems (Cisco) in Malaysia to capitalise on growing market opportunities in the datacenter sector. This agreement authorises Avnet to distribute the Cisco Unified Computing System™ (Cisco UCS®)…

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Get High Shock Value With Murata’s PKGS Series Vibration Sensors From Mouser

MANSFIELD, Texas — Mouser Electronics, Inc. is stocking the PKGS Series Vibration Sensors from Murata. Engineered with a small footprint and low profile, these highly sensitive and extremely durable sensors offer excellent linearity in detecting shocks up to 3000Gs. The PKGS Series Vibration Sensors provide a high resonant frequency and wide available bandwidth. These sensors…

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Compliance Squeeze: The Polluter Pays

Countries around the world are struggling to deal with environmental degradation, resource scarcity and waste streams. As a result, they are issuing more and more regulations around environmental sustainability – covering areas such as waste stream control, packaging, greenhouse gas emissions and extended producer responsibility. “Legislative and cost imperatives are pushing companies to think about…

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