Analog Devices, Maxim, distribution

Analog Devices-Maxim Deal Portends Distribution Shakeup

If past is prologue, Analog Devices Inc.’s $20 billion acquisition of Maxim Integrated Products Inc. will prompt a major shake-up in its electronics distribution channel. When ADI acquired Linear Technology in 2017, it consolidated its global volume distribution network under one distributor – Arrow Electronics Inc. – and discontinued with the industry’s second-largest player, Avnet…

New Yorker Electronics, Rectron Ink Distribution Deal

New Yorker Electronics, global distributor of electronic components, recently announced that it has signed a new franchise distributor agreement with Rectron Semiconductor. Rectron is a manufacturer of power rectifiers, bridge rectifiers, switching diodes, Zener diodes, ESD diodes, signal transistors, transient voltage suppressors, Schottky, high voltage diodes and recovery diodes. Established in 1976, Rectron manufactures state-of-the-art…

Heilind Expands Distribution Deal with Essentra

Heilind Electronics, a leading global distributor of electronic components, has expanded its franchise distribution agreement with Essentra Components, a global supplier of industrial accessories and hardware. The new agreement will position Heilind Electronics Brasil Ltda., Heilind’s Brazil subsidiary, as an authorized distributor of Essentra products. “We are very excited to add Essentra to our line…

Master Signs Distribution Deal with CUI

Master Electronics, the 13th largest global distributor of electronic components, announces a global distribution agreement with CUI, Inc. CUI offers an extensive product portfolio; including power, interconnect, motion, audio, and thermal management technologies. Driven by Master’s innovative and industry disruptive marketing tactics and tenured sales team, coupled with CUI’s leading edge products and solutions, this…

World Micro Signs Distribution Deal with VCC

Atlanta-based electronics distributor, World Micro, is proud to announce today that it has signed a new franchise distribution agreement with VCC, a leading supplier of illuminated electronic components. The agreement gives World Micro the ability to promote, distribute, and market VCC products. This strategic partnership will allow for efficient global distribution of VCC’s lighting products…

Mouser Signs Distribution Deal with Cirque

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the industry’s leading New Product Introduction (NPI) distributor with the widest selection of semiconductors and electronic components, announces a global distribution agreement with Cirque Corporation to distribute Cirque’s GlidePoint® circle trackpads. As one of the first developers of capacitive touch technology, Cirque is an experienced and innovative provider of touch input solutions for applications such as virtual and…

Symmetry Signs Distribution Agreement with Globalstar

The leading technical global semiconductor distributor of wireless and video technology, Symmetry Electronics, announced today the company has signed a distribution agreement with Globalstar, the leading provider of mobile satellite voice and data services. Symmetry Electronics will now offer a range of Globalstar’s satellite and multi-radio modems which support global connectivity. “Globalstar and their innovative products…