TTI Adds Molex Nano-Fit Power Connectors

Currently the smallest fully-isolated power connectors in the market and now available in Europe through TTI, Inc., a world leading specialist distributor of electronic components, are Molex’s compact Nano-Fit power connectors. The components provide design engineers with fully-protected header terminals in a small package and feature mechanical keying and colour-coded options to ensure proper mating…

Mouser Names VP of Marketing for EMEA

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the global authorized distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, today announced the appointment of Graham Maggs to Vice President of Marketing–EMEA for Mouser. Maggs, an industry veteran with over 28 years of experience in European and global roles, joined the Mouser team in April 2010 and has been instrumental in…

Industry Favors Final Anti-Counterfeit Rule

The final Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) rule regarding the sourcing of electronic components is being viewed favorably by advocates of the authorized supply chain. The rule, issued August 2, incorporates language suggested by the Electronic Components Industry Association (ECIA) and other industry groups that clarifies terms, such as “authorized dealer” and “trusted supplier;” and issues,…

TTI Stocks Eaton XLR Supercapacitor Module

Now available in Europe through TTI, Inc., a world leading specialist distributor of electronic components, is Eaton’s new XLR supercapacitor module providing energy storage for high power charge/discharge cycling and peak power shaving applications and improving power quality for voltage spikes and brown outs. The XLR module is ideal for use in hybrid or electric…

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Takeaways From Arrow’s Q2 Conference Call

As one of the world’s two largest electronics distributors, Arrow Electronics Inc. has perspective from more than 700 electronics component suppliers and 100,000 or so customers. During its Q2 conference call with analysts, Arrow executives said Brexit is having a mixed impact on Arrow’s main businesses, components and computer systems; supplier consolidation is benefiting the…

Can Big Data Solve the Counterfeiting Problem?

The electronics supply chain has been trying almost from its inception to prevent or weed out counterfeit components. Solutions to date include marking components with a unique identifier and procuring parts only through authorized channels. But several companies in recent months have suggested that following the data generated by a component’s manufacturing, test, QC and…

Digi-Key Supplies PUI Audio Products

Thief River Falls, Minn. – Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Electronics, the industry leader in electronic component selection, availability and delivery, today announced PUI Audio, Inc.’s Audio Sound eXciters are currently available for immediate shipment from www.digikey.com. The eXciters transform nearly anything into an audio-generating device without the challenges of speakers including complex chambers, the worry of environmental…