Fusion Names Sales VP

Fusion Worldwide, a leading open market electronic component distributor, today announced that Tim Burns has joined the company as Vice President of Sales Americas. Burns brings nearly 20 years of experience to the role, with expertise in sales team management, sales growth, business development, marketing strategy and customer relationships. An experienced sales leader with a…

Allocation 2017: What’s Behind the Component Shortage

Component shortages are not just about increased demand. Any number of factors – production capacity, supply chain disruptions, obsolescence and technology migration – can contribute to product scarcity. For 2017 and 2018, supplier merger and acquisition (M&A) activity can be added to the causation list. Semiconductor and tech mergers reached an all-time high in 2016 and formed…