Avnet’s Next Test: Avoiding the Serial Restructuring Trap

Avnet Inc. Is mending. It is not hale and hearty yet, though, and as it revels in recent financial wins, the distributor confronts a new challenge: shaking off the impression that it has fallen into an inescapable restructuring corkscrew. The perception that Avnet is perennially retooling operations clashes hard with the image that CEO William…

IDT, Premier Farnell Ink Distribution Agreement

Premier Farnell announced a distribution agreement for the worldwide distribution of IDT’s RF, timing, memory interface, real-time interconnect, optical interconnect, wireless power and sensing solutions through all of the Premier Farnell companies. Integrated Device Technology, Inc. (IDT) (NASDAQ: IDTI) together with Premier Farnell, The Development Distributor, today announced a partnership agreement for the worldwide distribution of…

Symmetry Signs Distribution Deal with RECOM Power

Global semiconductor distributor, Symmetry Electronics, announced today the company has signed a franchise agreement with RECOM Power to promote the full line of RECOM power supply modules. RECOM Power’s innovative AC/DC, DC/DC converters, switching regulators, and LED driver modules help customers accelerate their product to market by simplifying the development process of highly efficient power…

Mouser Stocks Amphe-PD Series Connectors

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the industry’s leading New Product Introduction (NPI) distributor with the widest selection of semiconductors and electronic components, is now stocking the Amphe-PD series connection system from Amphenol Industrial. Designed to connect wire-to-wire, wire-to-board, and busbar terminations, the Amphe-PD series distributes higher currents with less heat than similar-sized connectors. The Amphenol Industrial Amphe-PD series, available from Mouser Electronics,…

TTI Stocks Molex ValuSeal Connectors

Innovative one piece Molex ValuSeal Wire-to-Wire Connectors achieve industry-leading cost efficiencies and offer IP65 sealing protection, and can now be sourced in Europe through TTI, Inc., a world leading specialist distributor of electronic components. Aimed at consumer, non-automotive transportation and industrial applications, Molex Valu- Seal Wire-to-Wire connectors have a one-piece housing design which simplifies assembly processes…

Mouser Distributes Espressif Wi-Fi SoCs & Modules

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the New Product Introduction (NPI) leader that empowers innovation, announces a global distribution agreement with Espressif Systems. Through the agreement, Mouser is now an authorized distributor of Espressif’s popular and affordable line of ESP8266 and ESP32-based low-power wireless systems-on-chip (SoCs), modules, and development boards for Internet of Things (IoT) applications. The Espressif portfolio of solutions, available from Mouser…

DB Unlimited, Symmetry Sign Distribution Deal

DB Unlimited, the world leading audio solutions provider with over 40 years of experience in the manufacturing of audio components, announced today they have entered into a global distribution agreement with Symmetry Electronics, the leading technical distributor of wireless and video technology. The addition of DB Unlimited’s industry-leading audio technology to Symmetry’s focused line card,…

Heilind Adds 3M 9Q Series Cable Assemblies

Heilind Electronics, a leading global distributor of electronic components and authorized distributor for 3M, recently added the manufacturer’s QSFP28 9Q Series direct attach copper cable assemblies to its growing inventory of interconnect and cabling products. Available with custom EEPROM mapping, the QSFP28 cable assemblies deliver speeds of up to 100 Gbps while virtually eliminating high-frequency…

Astute, Plessey Semiconductors Sign Distribution Deal

Astute Electronics has been designated as an authorised distributor for Plessey Semiconductors Ltd across the UK and Ireland, Australia and China. The deal brings Plessey’s range of innovative GaN-on-Silicon LED lighting and sensing products into Astute’s hand-picked portfolio of elite manufacturers, all of whom have shown long-term commitment to the Hi-Rel sector. Mick Martin, Semiconductor…