Amphenol Rolls High-Current Cabling System

Sidney, N.Y. – Amphenol Industrial Products Group releases SurLok Plus, a high current cabling system designed for energy storage in commercial and residential battery storage systems as well as electric and hybrid electric vehicles. SurLok Plus, used by inverter and power supply manufacturers, is optimized for battery pack connections from 50 A to 400 A using a touch-safe…

CDM Stocks Amphenol Pcd Field Bus Interconnects

Turnersville, N.J. – CDM Electronics, a premier authorized distributor of electronic connectors and cables, today announced the availability of a comprehensive inventory of components comprising the Amphenol Pcd Field Bus Interconnect System.  The products offer a solution for an extensive array of harsh-environment applications while enabling users to quickly, and reliably transform standard telecom and datacom…

Amphenol Q2 Profit Up, Currency Pressures Rise

Amphenol Corp. improved earnings and sales in the second quarter despite currency exchange pressures that lopped off several percentage points in the company’s financial performance as the U.S. dollar continued to strengthen against other international currencies. The connector manufacturer reported net profit rose to $179 million, or 56 cents per share, in the quarter ended…

Amphenol Cat 6 Connectors at TTI

Three series of Category 6 Ethernet connectors from Amphenol are now available in Europe through TTI Inc., one of the world’s leading specialist distributors of passive, connector, electromechanical and discrete components.  Amphenol’s Socapex RJ Field Cat 6 interconnects feature a fast data rate of 1Gb/s under 250MHz and are available in three different series.  They…

Amphenol Awards TTI and Mouser

Fort Worth, Tex. – TTI, Inc. and Mouser Electronics have received the 2014 Excellence Award for Global Performance from Amphenol Corporation. The prestigious international award was presented jointly to TTI and Mouser executives at the recent Electronic Distribution Show (EDS) in Las Vegas, Nevada. TTI, Inc., is the leading global distributor of interconnect, passive, electromechanical…

Amphenol Announces CFO Transition

Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH) announced today that Craig A. Lampo has been designated to succeed in an orderly transition to the position of Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Lampo, age 45, has been with the Company for over 10 years as Vice President and Corporate Controller. Prior to joining Amphenol, he spent 11…

Evolving Distribution Models Defy Classification

The electronics distribution industry has evolved to the point that the old monikers used to differentiate companies no longer apply. Distributors that used to print phonebook-sized tomes of component specs now do the bulk of their business online. “Catalog” no longer describes distributors that specialize in low-volume high-mix component orders. Now, “independent,” which was used…