EBV, Maxim Sign EMEA Distribution agreement

Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: MXIM) today announced a distribution agreement with EBV Elektronik, an Avnet company (NYSE: AVT) and the leading specialist in Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) semiconductor distribution. EBV will distribute Maxim’s innovative and high-performance product portfolio in the EMEA region, starting January 2017. “As Maxim continues to expand its automotive and industrial technology offerings, the…

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Private Equity Firm to Buy Lattice Semiconductor for $1.3B

Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:LSCC) (“Lattice” or the “Company”) and Canyon Bridge Capital Partners, Inc. (“Canyon Bridge”) today announced that the Company and Canyon Bridge Acquisition Company, Inc. (“Parent”), an affiliate of Canyon Bridge, have signed a definitive agreement under which Parent will acquire all outstanding shares of Lattice for approximately $1.3 billion inclusive of Lattice’s net debt, or $8.30 per share in cash. This…

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Future Electronics Wins ECIA Marketing Award

Montreal, Canada – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, won top honors in the category of Best Internal Branding & Communications, during the advertising awards ceremony at the Electronic Components Industry Association’s Executive Conference recently held in Chicago. The Electronics Choice Industry Awards program recognizes companies’ outstanding advertising efforts in marketing their brands within…

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Amazon Business to Present at ERA Event

The Electronics Representatives Association (ERA) has announced that its 48th Management and Marketing Conference, scheduled Feb. 26-28, 2017, in Austin, Texas, will feature a general session presentation by representatives of Amazon Business. Colin Puckett, Senior Marketing Manager, and Andy Aupperlee, Senior Vendor Manager, will deliver a program outlining Amazon Business’ sales model in the electronic…

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Pasternack Publishes 2017 RF Product Guide

Pasternack, a leading manufacturer and supplier of RF, microwave and millimeter wave products, has released their new 2017 RF Product Guide. The company’s new 264 page catalog contains thousands of in-stock products including a greatly expanded portfolio of RF amplifiers, PIN diode and electromechanical switches, waveguide components, as well as the industry’s largest selection of passive,…

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Fujitsu Launches Mass Production of 4 Mbit ReRAM

Yokohama, Japan – Fujitsu Semiconductor Limited today announced the launch of the 4 Mbit ReRAM *1 MB85AS4MT, the world’s largest density mass-produced ReRAM product. This is the first ReRAM product to be jointly developed with Panasonic Semiconductor Solutions Co., Ltd *2 . The MB85AS4MT is an SPI-interface ReRAM product that operates with a wide range of power supply voltage,…

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Ecliptek Adds Business Development Manager, New Rep Firm

Costa Mesa, Calif. – Ecliptek Corporation has announced a formal agreement with Doran Associates Inc. to represent the frequency control company in Oregon, Washington, Idaho and Montana. A manufacturer’s representative since 1968 and long-standing ERA member, Doran adds a crystal and oscillator line to complement its extensive component line card. “We are excited about our new…

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ECIA Awards Mouser’s McAtee

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the authorized global distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, is pleased to announce that Todd McAtee, Mouser’s Vice President of Americas, Business Development, has been honored with the Distinguished Service Award from the Electronic Components Industry Association (ECIA). ECIA, the leading non-profit organization dedicated to supporting the needs and interests of the authorized electronic components…

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Analog Devices Acquires Innovasic

Norwood, Mass. – Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADI) today announced the acquisition of Innovasic Inc., a leading provider of Deterministic Ethernet semiconductor and software solutions. The acquisition adds a suite of multiprotocol Industrial Ethernet solutions and key enabling technologies to ADI’s Smart Automation Solutions portfolio for industrial automation and Industrial Internet of Things (IoT). With the industrial automation…

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