Master Electronics & Samtec Ink Global Distribution Deal

Master Electronics and Samtec announce a new strategic partnership. Master Electronics, known for their commitment to IP&E distribution, adds well-known leader, Samtec, to their line card. Master and Samtec espouse similar values when it comes to employee relations, customer service, philanthropic responsibility and global reach. The Samtec product line adds breadth and design flexibility to…

Master Electronics Adds ATS to Line Card

Master Electronics, a leading global distributor of electromechanical, interconnect and passive components, adds Advanced Thermal Solutions to the line card. Advanced Thermal Solutions, Inc. (ATS) has been in business for more than 25 years as a leading-edge engineering and manufacturing company focused on the thermal management of electronics. ATS’ Steve Nolan, suggests, “There is a…

Master Electronics Receives Distribution Award

Master Electronics, a leading global distributor of electromechanical, interconnect and passive components, was awarded Carlo Gavazzi’s Outstanidng Distributor Achievement Award. This award was presented by Fred Shirazi, President and CEO of Carlo Gavazzi Americas. Master has been a longtime distributor of Carlo Gavazzi and the relationship continues to grow and flourish. Jon Bach, VP of…

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…

‘Business as Usual’ For Microchip/Microsemi Distributors

Microchip Technology Inc.’s $10.1 billion acquisition of Microsemi Corp. will not have a short-term impact on the suppliers’ distribution relationships, Microchip chairman and CEO Steve Sanghi told analysts last week. Microchip conducts business with many of Microsemi’s distributors, he added, and post-merger channel relationships will be jointly evaluated after the deal is closed. For the…

Master Awards TE Connectivity

Master Electronics’ President, Riad Nizam, awarded the Supplier Excellence award to TE Connectivity (TE), a global leader in connectivity and sensors. TE outperformed Master’s YoY growth by actively engaging and executing an aligned and strategic plan with Master through a team approach. TE built and garnered hands-on relationships not only at the field and executive…

Master Targets Digital Transformation with New Partnership

Master Electronics announces a strategic engagement with Tony Harris, founder of THINC B2B Holdings (THINC B2B, LLC & B2B Global Media), who has over a decade of leadership in digital transformation and disruptive omnichannel marketing. Harris has a background in communications, global e-commerce, and demand generation through THINCB2B and previously at Digi-Key Electronics. Harris will…

Master Electronics Turns 50, Celebrates and Preps for ‘Massive’ Disruptions

2017 is a landmark year for Master Electronics. It marks 50 years since Ike Nizam founded the specialty electronics component distributors in a southern California apartment. That’s not all that’s noteworthy about 2017, though. Master Electronics is this year implementing a strategic reinvention campaign to enable it remain nimble and innovative serving small and mid-tier…

Master Electronics Adds Essentra Components

Master Electronics, a leading global distributor of electromechanical, interconnect and passive components, adds Essentra Components to their line card.  Essentra Components manufactures small, essential components, such as protective plastic caps, workholding clamps, fasteners, handles & knobs and PCB hardware.   Supplier Business Development for Master’s, Shell Johnson, stated, “I am excited about the engagement as…