Cypress, SparkFun & Digi-Key Develop IoT Development Platform

Cypress Semiconductor Corp., SparkFun, and Digi-Key, a global electronic components distributor, have collaborated to deliver a joint IoT development platform that allows makers and engineers of all kinds to prototype sensor-to-cloud solutions quickly and easily. To enable even more dynamic IoT development, SparkFun created an add-on shield that simplifies system designs with the Cypress PSoC® 6 microcontroller (MCU), which is purpose-built…

Fusion Worldwide Achieves Record Revenue in 2017

Fusion Worldwide, a leading open market electronic components distributor, surpassed its 2017 goals across the board, generating over $525 million in revenue and making 2017 the company’s most successful year to date. Fusion Worldwide also experienced increases in both its workforce and customer base, prompting office moves in two key locations as well as two major warehouse…

SuZhou Etron Awards Digi-Key

distributor, the 2017 Excellent Supplier on Technical Service Award. This is an award centered around API setup with providing a total automated solution on the process of Search, Quote, and Buy. Etron focuses on high-grade customers from application areas including Telecomm, Medical Devices, Automotive Electronics, Power Supply, and Battery Chargers. With the right market positioning…

Digi-Key Ships Sierra Wireless mangOH Red Hardware Platform

The Sierra Wireless mangOH™ Red open source hardware platform is available primarily through Digi-Key Electronics, a global electronic components distributor. Targeted at the industrial IoT and maker communities, mangOH Red is the most feature-rich, lowest power open source enablement platform on the market. Talon Communications is producing the mangOH Red and IoT Expansion cards for use with…

Digi-Key Offers DisplayTech LCD Modules, Driver Boards

A selection of Displaytech’s LCD display modules and integrated TFT driver boards is currently available for immediate shipment worldwide through Digi-Key Electronics, a global electronic components distributor, as the result of a new distribution agreement between the two companies. In addition to their high-quality products, Displaytech offers reference designs, sample code, 3rd party graphic support as well…

RS Components Appoints Regional VP, Asia Pacific

RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), the global distributor for engineers, has announced the recent appointment of Frank Lee as Regional Vice President, Asia Pacific, who will lead and advance the strategic growth initiatives for RS in Asia Pacific. The appointment supports the region’s commitment to be the leading one-stop solution provider offering products from industrial to electronics,…

Hughes-Peters Buys Hammond Electronics

Hughes-Peters is pleased to announce that we have acquired Hammond Electronics, a seventy year old Orlando based distributor. With this purchase Hughes-Peters expands into the Southeast market, adding locations in North Carolina, Georgia and Florida. Like Hughes-Peters, Hammond is an IPE distributor with strong value added capabilities. Both companies also have a philosophy of partnering…

Digi-Key Adds New 3D Models for Vishay Optoelectronics

Digi-Key Electronics, a global electronic components distributor, today announced the addition of symbols, footprints, and 3D models for Vishay’s catalog of optoelectronics products. The models, made available via online parts library SnapEDA, can be downloaded for free for most major PCB design tools. Designers spend days creating digital models for each component in their circuit board designs. With…

Digi-Key Expands Analog Devices Product Portfolio

Recent product line expansion now makes more than 37,500 Analog Devices products available for shipment from Digi-Key Electronics, a global electronic components distributor. Digi-Key has increased their ADI stocking portfolio by 20% in the last few months to support engineers worldwide. The newest product additions, including precision signal conditioning solutions, high frequency wideband components, and data…