Leveraging Logistics to Cut Supply Chain Clutter

One area where design and supply chain touch is logistics. Design of both product and packaging directly impacts the packing, shipping, and return handling of both components and end-products along the supply chain. “Almost everyone recognizes there is a big value stream related to packaging and solid business reasons for paying attention,” said Benjamin Büscher,…

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Mouser Launches Anti-Counterfeiting Site

Mouser Electronics, Inc., a leading engineering resource and global distributor of semiconductors and electronic components, today announced the unveiling of a new Anti-Counterfeiting site at Mouser.com. The site offers a one-stop resource for the very latest news, developments and standards in anti-counterfeiting measures at Mouser and throughout the industry. See it all at http://www.mouser.com/anticounterfeitparts/. “This site…

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CDM Stocking Full Line of Kings Connectors

CDM Electronics, a premier authorized distributor of electronic connectors and cables, carries the full line of Kings® by Winchester Electronics’ RoHS-compliant, 50- Ohm Mil-Spec RF connectors and accessories for today’s mission-critical military and aerospace communications applications.  CDM now stocks one of the industry’s largest inventories of standard and customizable Kings’ 50-Ohm RF interconnect products, which…

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Design Tools Proliferate in the Supply Chain

The design tool, which used to be in the realm of CAD, CAM and EDA providers, is no longer restricted to proprietary, complex, expensive and suite-level solutions. Although they differ vastly from their CAD/CAM/EDA predecessors, design tools provided by suppliers and distributors have the same goal in mind: making it easier for designers to get…

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INSIGHT Poised to Help Companies Meet Sustainability Goals

MANASSAS, Va. — INSIGHT, Inc. (www.insightoutsmart.com), top international provider of planning solutions that power supply chain design for the world's foremost companies, announces the company is specially poised to help companies meet their supply chain sustainability goals. In a recent survey, conducted by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) and the APICS Foundation, titled “Sustainable Supply Chains: Making Value…

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