ASCM Releases New Organizational Certification Standards Guide for Environmental, Ethical & Economic Practices In Supply Chain

CHICAGO – June 18, 2019 – Today the Association for Supply Chain Management (ASCM), the global leader in supply chain learning, transformation, innovation and leadership, released the first-of-its-kind standards that will help companies assess the ethical, ecological and economic aspects of their supply chain. Companies who meet the standards are eligible to apply for the…

edX, ASU & MIT Announce Innovative Stackable Online Master of Science in Supply Chain Management

Cambridge, MA –  Today, edX.org, the trusted platform for learning, Arizona State University (ASU), and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) announced the launch of an online Master’s degree program in Supply Chain Management. This unique credit pathway between MIT and ASU takes a MicroMasters® program from one university, MIT, and stacks it up to a full Master’s…

ECIA Analyst Dale Ford Webinar on Dynamic Industry Forces – Analysis and Perspectives on the Electronics Supply Chain

Atlanta, GA –  This year, ECIA launched a webinar series to enable member continuing education. Next month's webinar presenter will be Dale Ford, ECIA's Chief Analyst; it will take place on July 11, 2019 at 11:00 am ET. ECIA engages in active research to support its members and their need for data and analysis covering the electronics…

Happy World IP Day!

The calendar is littered with holidays set on April 26: Audubon Day, National Dissertation Day, National Help a Horse Day, National Pretzel Day, Get Organized Day, and even National Hairball Awareness Day. In the global electronics supply chain world, the one that deserves balloons, streamers and general merriment is World Intellectual Property Day. The theme…

Future Electronics and ams to Host Free Webinar on Driving Electrification using Position Sensors

Montreal, Canada –   Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, and ams, a leading worldwide supplier of high performance sensor solutions, are hosting a free webinar on Driving Electrification using Position Sensors with Built-In Magnetic Immunity at 11:00 am EDT/8:00 am PDT on April 16th, 2019. Delivering efficiency, robustness, and system space-saving solutions are…

Event Will Focus on Securing the Future: Your Business, Your Talent, Your Customers

Atlanta, GA – ECIA is pleased to announce that respected industry veteran, Phil Gallagher, will headline this year's 2018 Executive Conference October 21-23 at Loews Chicago O'Hare Hotel in Rosemont, IL. Gallagher is the global president for the electronic components business at Avnet. He leads the company’s broadline distribution business with four regional presidents reporting to him — spanning the Americas, Europe and Asia. He also oversees supplier relationships, global procurement, and supply chain services. Gallagher’s keynote presentation will focus on the opportunities as well as…