Arrow Gets Best Performing Design-In Award

DREIEICH, Germany — During a ceremony at the Arrow Electronics office in Frankfurt on May 17, 2011, FCI proudly presented its 2010 Award for the “Best Performing Design-in Distributor” to the Arrow EMEA management team. The award recognizes the most successful distributor in Europe in their efforts to design-in FCI Electronics connectors in new designs…

L-Com Joins Heilind’s Distribution Network

NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. — L-com, Inc., a global leader in the manufacture of wired and wireless connectivity products, has partnered with Heilind Electronics (Wilmington, MA), the largest interconnect distributor in the world, to make its connector products available through Heilind’s distribution network. Heilind has 22 sales offices and five warehouses across North America and Mexico.…

PEI-Genesis Adds CIO

PHILADELPHIA, P.a. — PEI-Genesis, Inc., the world’s fastest assembler of precision connectors and power supplies, announced today the addition of Terrence Meehan as Chief Information Officer (CIO). This is a newly created position that will oversee the Company’s global IT systems and software. Meehan has been an IT professional since 1986 and has an impressive…

TTI Wins 2010 Global Distributor of the Year

FORT WORTH, Texas — TTI, Inc. announced today that TE Connectivity has honored the company with the 2010 Global Distributor of the Year Award. This marks the second consecutive year that TTI has garnered this prestigious global award. Prior to obtaining the global award, TTI was TE’s Distributor of the Year for the America’s in…

Element14 Wins ‘Outstanding Performance for Distributor’

SINGAPORE — element14 (formerly Farnell), the industry’s first fusion of commerce and community supporting millions of engineers and purchasing professionals worldwide, is proud to announce that it was awarded the “Outstanding Performance for Distributor” award from FCI for the second year running at the annual FCI Electronics Asia Pacific Distribution conference held at Lijiang, China.…

Molex Reports Q3

LISLE, Ill. — Molex Incorporated (NASDAQ: MOLX and MOLXA), a global electronic components company, today reported results for its fiscal 2011 third quarter ended March 31, 2011. Revenue for the March 2011 quarter of $874.5 million increased 16% from the March 2010 quarter and declined 3% from the December 2010 quarter. Revenue in local currencies…

Allied Electronics Stocks Souriau Connectors

FORT WORTH, Texas — Allied Electronics is now stocking JBX Series sealed and unsealed push-pull connectors by Souriau Connection Technology. JBX Series Push-Pull Connectors are suitable for high-reliability and high-quality applications where a simple yet fast method to connect/disconnect is required. The space-saving connectors are extremely fast and easy to use and offer a thousand…

Amphenol Reports Q1

WALLINGFORD, Conn. — Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH) reported today first quarter 2011 diluted earnings per share of $.72 compared to $.56 per share for the comparable 2010 period. Such per share amount for the 2010 period included a $.01 one-time benefit from a reduction in tax expense for tax reserve adjustments relating to the completion of…

FCI & Zahavi Sign Agent Agreement for Israel

HERTOGENBOSCH, The Netherlands — FCI, a leading supplier of connectors and interconnect systems to the data, communications, consumer, industrial and medical markets, has entered into an agent agreement with Zahavi Technologies, an electronic sales company of electromechanical components in Israel. Under the terms and conditions of the agreement, Zahavi Technologies will represent FCI Electronics' product…

RS Finalises EAO Distribution Agreement

SINGAPORE — RS Components today announced that it has signed a new strategic distribution agreement with EAO Group. Under the new agreement, RS will support sales of EAO human machine interface and electromechanical components throughout Europe and the APAC region. EAO is a leading manufacturer of high-quality HMI products including switches and keypads. RS is…