Mouser Offers PKC Training Site

DALLAS and FORT WORTH, Texas — Mouser Electronics, Inc., regarded as a top design engineering resource and global distributor for semiconductors and electronic components, launched a new Product Knowledge Center (PKC) training site on Mouser.com covering sensor technology. The new site is technology-based and created to help design engineers find the latest advancements, trends and…

Mouser, Azoteq Have Distribution Pact

MANSFIELD, Texas — Mouser Electronics, Inc., regarded as a top design engineering resource and global distributor for semiconductors and electronic components, today announced an exclusive global distribution partnership with Azoteq, a world leader in proximity and touch solutions designed to supplant costlier sensor, switch, slider, scroll wheel and touch interface design options in consumer, medical…

Digi-Key to Distribute Honeywell Sensors

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. — Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry's broadest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, today announced the addition of Honeywell's HumidIcon™ digital humidity/temperature sensors to its expansive line card. Honeywell's HumidIcon™ digital humidity/temperature sensors are digital output-type relative humidity (RH) devices and…

Driving Miss Volt

I am taking custody of a Chevy Volt electric car Wednesday, and I can't wait to take it out for a spin. Brian Fuller, editorial director for EE Times' EE Life engineering community, will hand off the vehicle to me in Philadelphia, and my charter is to deliver it undented and unscratched to Boston in…

Kaman Buys Target Electronic Supply

BLOOMFIELD, Conn. — Kaman Corporation (NASDAQ-GS: KAMN) announced today that its subsidiary Kaman Industrial Technologies Corporation (Kaman) has acquired the assets of Target Electronic Supply, Inc. (Target), of Westwood, Massachusetts. Target, a leading motion control distributor in the New England trading area, increases Kaman’s already strong position in those markets and will become part of…

Optek Gets QML Certification for JAN Products

CARROLLTON, Texas — TT electronics OPTEK Technology has earned QML (Qualified Manufacturer List) certification from DSCC (Defense Supply Center – Columbus), re-establishing the company as a US-based supplier of JAN/JANTX semiconductors for high-reliability applications in defense and aerospace electronics systems. The QML certification places the company as one of a few domestic suppliers who can…

Interlink Electronics Posts Results

CAMARILLO, Calif. — Interlink Electronics, Inc. (OTC:LINK), a premier sensor technology company, today announced financial results for the three and six months ending June 30, 2011. Interlink Electronics (the “Company”) reported revenues from continuing operations for the quarters ended June 30, 2011 and 2010 of $1,560,000 and $2,223,000, respectively. Gross profit for the quarter ended…

Let the China/Taiwan Distribution War Begin

You could have missed the news. A terse, four-paragraph statement from {complink 577|Avnet Inc.} announced its decision to acquire two small Taiwanese electronics component distributors, setting the stage for the inevitable consolidation of the China market. The two companies Avnet bought are quite small, but the implication of the transaction, for what has now become…

Datasheets: A Resource for Engineers & Procurement

Design engineers and OEM/contract manufacturing purchasing specialists deal with too many perplexing issues every day, most of them centered on identifying, locating, and securing parts for products quickly and at the optimal price. This never-ending quest often results in delayed design or production, which can lead to missed market opportunities. The industry hasn't been idle…

Mouser Signs Deal With Honeywell

DALLAS & FORT WORTH, Texas — Mouser Electronics, Inc., regarded as a top design engineering resource and global distributor for semiconductors and electronic components, today announced it has signed a new global contract with Honeywell Sensing and Control. Honeywell Sensing and Control is an industry leader in electronic sensing and electromechanical switching products. The new…