Digi-Key Names New VP in Americas & EMEA

Digi-Key Electronics, which offers the world’s largest selection of electronic components in stock for immediate shipment, today announced that Ian Wallace has been promoted to vice president, Americas and EMEA business development. In this new expanded role, Wallace will oversee Digi-Key’s Americas and EMEA business development teams, building strategies to continue the company’s digital journey…

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TTI to Acquire Specialty Distributor SMD Inc.

TTI, Inc., an indirect, wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, today announced that it has entered into a purchase agreement to acquire SMD Inc., a privately held electronic component distributor headquartered in Irvine, California. Upon completion of the transaction, SMD President/Owner Rich Unruh will continue to lead the company, reporting to Don Akery, President, TTI…

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Lytica Launches ‘Trends’ Feature

Lytica, the world’s only provider of electronic component spend analytics and risk intelligence using real customer data, today announced the launch of the Trends plugin for its SupplyLens Pro™ platform. This new plugin enhances the market intelligence platform with historical pricing data and analysis to enable qualified customers to better assess their supplier relationships. Lytica’s SaaS…

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Sourcengine Partners With Renesas

Sourcengine, the electronic component industry’s leading e-commerce marketplace, today announced a broad range of products from Renesas, a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, are now available directly on its platform. This agreement advances Sourcengine on its journey to digitalize component procurement by adding a powerhouse in the electronics space to its roster while benefitting Renesas by…

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