Sager Electronics Enhances Sensor Offering with NevadaNano and its Innovative Gas Sensing Technology

MIDDLEBOROUGH, Mass. – May 21, 2019 –  Sager Electronics, a leading North American distributor of Interconnect, Power and Electromechanical components and provider of value-add solutions, announces the addition of NevadaNano to its line card. NevadaNano develops patent-pending chemical sensing technology.  “Sager is an excellent partner with which to offer our groundbreaking gas sensors to customers,” noted Bob…

Future Electronics Now Has Innovative SPS30 Particulate Matter Sensor from Sensiron

Montreal, Canada  –  Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, is pleased to offer their customers the latest SPS30 Particulate Matter Sensor from Sensiron. The SPS30 particulate matter (PM) sensor represents a new technological breakthrough in optical PM sensors. Its measurement principle is based on laser scattering and makes use of Sensirion’s innovative contamination-resistance technology. This technology,…

The Benefits of Environment-Controlled Logistics for Product Integrity

The electronics industry requires tight adherence to specific environmental parameters and regulations during shipping and handling. Each type of goods have very different requirements and regulations in terms of temperature, shock and vibration, humidity, and even exposure to light. Deviation from these environmental conditions can have disastrous consequences. All transportation modes present environmental risks to…

10 Ways X-Ray Can Help Identify Counterfeit Parts

There’s no denying that this is a problem on a monumental scale, and it’s only getting worse. Current estimates for the annual loss to the electronics industry due to counterfeit components is north of $5 billion. With rewards that high, it’s no surprise that criminal enterprises are getting more and more sophisticated in their efforts…

Component Shortages Define First Half of 2018…& Beyond

High capacitance base metal electrode multilayered ceramic chip capacitors (MLCCs), resistors, semiconductors, graphics cards: the list of electronics products in short supply continues to grow. Component makers, distributors, and OEMs alike are concerned as industry pundits point to the possibility of shortages lasting years.   The reasons are myriad. New and evolving markets, including automotive, defense,…

Car Industry Puts Sensor Market on Fast Forward

Our cars are quickly evolving from being mechanical machines to electronic powerhouses offering a broad variety of capabilities. These newchanges are going to drastically change the demands on the electronics supply chain. “Big changes are underway in the passenger care market, said Richard Dixon, senior principal analyst at IHS Markit at the recent Electronic Components…

Electronics Distributors Need a Marketplace Strategy to Defeat Amazon

Amazon has painted an enormous bullseye on the backs of B2B distributors across numerous verticals, from industrial supply to building materials. The e-commerce giant will eventually move deeper into more complex segments, including electronic components. As previously written, the market for passive components, such as capacitors and resistors, is particularly vulnerable to Amazon’s B2B marketplace…