TE Adds Online Store as Part of its Digital Strategy

TE Connectivity, one of the largest and most diverse manufacturers of connectors, sensors and passive components, has expanded its purchasing, pricing, availability and delivery offerings via its TE Store. Although similar services are offered by TE distributors, TE’s chief eBusiness and digital officer Nitin Mathur said there is a large population of global users that…

Bosch Rexroth Awards EPCOS in China

TDK Corporation announces that its subsidiary, EPCOS Limited in China, has received the China Supplier Award 2017 as the only manufacturer of electronic components from Bosch Rexroth. The award was presented in recognition of outstanding performance in terms of product quality, delivery performance and positive collaboration on the development of new products and technologies. Bosch…

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Widespread Component Shortages Expected Through 2H 2017

The first half of 2017 is shaping up as the perfect storm for electronics suppliers as capacity constraints, merger and acquisition, obsolescence and higher-than-expected demand is creating component shortages across the supply chain. The risk of double booking has been cited in at least two research reports, indicating the 2001 inventory glut may be fading…

C&K Partners with Luscombe Engineering

C&K, one of the world’s most trusted brands of high-quality electromechanical switches, today announced that the company has expanded its relationship with Luscombe Engineering, a premier technical sales organization representing only the best manufacturers of electromechanical, passive, interconnect, thermal and power products. Luscombe Engineering has worked with C&K for nearly 30 years, covering the Southern California…

Arrow Electronics Awards AVX

Fountain Inn, S.C. – AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer of passive components and interconnect solutions, has received a gold-level 2015 Perfect Order Index (POI) Award in the Passive Electromechanical Components Supplier category from Arrow Electronics, a global provider of products, services, and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions.…

RS Components Expands TDK Capacitor Portfolio

RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc(LSE:ECM), the global distributor for engineers, has vastly extended the range of capacitor technologies available from stock to customers worldwide, leveraging its new global agreement with TDK Corporation. TDK Corporation is a leading electronics company. Its portfolio includes electronic components, modules and systems, power supplies, and magnetic application products as well…

KEMET Sales Down 10.7% in FY16

Greenville, S.C. –  KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM) Net sales for the quarter up 3.8% to $183.9 million compared to the prior quarter ended December 31, 2015. Gross margin for fiscal year 2016 of 22.2% compared to 19.4% for the prior fiscal year 2015. Cash Balance as of March 31, 2016 of $65.0 million up $21.8 million from December 31, 2015…