Top 10 IP&E Articles in 2015

In 2015, EPS readers were most interested in pricing and lead-time information when it comes to the interconnect, passive and electromechanical (IP&E) device market. Two of the biggest issues for IP&E buyers have always been availability and pricing, particularly for commodity products.  According to an EPS purchasing survey, purchasers spend almost 5 ½ hours per…

Vishay Precision Outlines Restructure Plan

Vishay Precision Group, Inc. (NYSE: VPG), a leading producer of precision sensors and systems, today announced restructuring and cost reduction actions that are expected to improve overall efficiency by lower operating costs by approximately $6.0 million annually, beginning in 2016. The cost reduction steps have already begun and reflect recent market conditions. Ziv Shoshani, VPG’s…

Mouser Adds Vishay VLD Series LEDs

October, 2015 – Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now stocking the VLD series LEDs from Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. These new red, amber, and yellow LEDs feature ultra-bright aluminum indium gallium phosphide (AllnGaP)-on-silicon chip technology to deliver industry-leading brightness with luminous intensity up to 35,500 mcd. The Vishay VLD series LEDs, now available from Mouser Electronics, are…

Vishay Updates Status of Tianjin Diodes Facility

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH), one of the world’s largest manufacturers of discrete semiconductors and passive components, wishes to extend its heartfelt condolences to the Chinese people regarding the explosion, which occurred on August 12, 2015 in the port of Tianjin. Vishay owns and operates a manufacturing facility in Tianjin, which provides back-end packaging for some…

Does Vishay Need a New, Growth Formula?

One decade after it began a series of acquisitions aimed at boosting sales and profit expansion Vishay Intertechnology Inc. is still struggling to find the right formula for differentiating itself in one of the most competitive and growth-challenged segments of the electronics components market. The company has made many acquisitions and broadened its product offerings…

Mouser Awards 2015 “Best-in-Class” Partners

Mouser Electronics, Inc. today congratulates each of the recipients of its Annual Mouser Best-in-Class Award. The award recognizes the outstanding individuals from Mouser’s manufacturer partners who best supported the distributor’s marketing programs and NPI launches by demonstrating exemplary performance and collaboration. The awards ceremony honoring the winners occurred August 3rd, 2015. Winners of the Mouser Best-in-Class Award were selected using five main…

TTI has Vishay PHR & TNPS Series

TTI, Inc., a world leading specialist distributor of passive, connector, electromechanical and discrete components, now stocks PHR series and TNPS series space qualified resistors from Vishay in Europe. The devices benefit from very high reliability and proven thin film technology. PHR series thin film wrap around resistors are space level ESA qualified according to ESCC4001/023…

Vishay Awards TTI

TTI, Inc., a world leading specialist distributor of passive, connector, electromechanical and discrete components, has been named “2014 Passives Distributor of the Year” by Vishay Intertechnology. The prestigious award recognizes outstanding performance using the criteria of sales growth, demand creation, field operation and inventory management throughout the year. On presenting the award, Philippe Masson, Senior…