Compact, surface-mount IR LED emitter from TT Electronics generates uniform, parallel light output for high-precision applications

Market-leading 7mm spot size and high on-axis intensity ensure dependable detector response. TT Electronics, a global provider of engineered electronics …

POSTED August 31, 2018

Requirements of distributors evolve and get more complicated – by James Carbone

OEM and EMS customers want their distributors to help them cut total cost, reduce time to market and help them …

POSTED August 31, 2018

Distributors’ sales soar as component demand remains robust – By James Carbone

Distributors say component supply could remain tight until 2019 and shortages could worsen as component manufacturers slowly add capacity   …

POSTED August 13, 2018

A Consignment Q & A with CCL

With the everchanging electronics world making it difficult to accurately forecast stock demands, excess inventory is an issue all Original …

POSTED July 31, 2018

Shortages are proving to be a thorn in the side for buyers

Electronics purchasers are employing a variety of tactics and strategies to manage current component shortages By James Carbone. For the …

POSTED June 6, 2018

Distributors see growing business from startups

Many startups turn to distributors for help designing a new product, choosing the right parts for the design, and finding …

POSTED June 6, 2018

Sager Electronics Expands with Sensata Technologies

Sager Electronics, a leading North American distributor of Interconnect, Power and Electromechanical components and provider of value-add solutions, today announces …

POSTED June 5, 2018

Facilitating the future

An emphasis on efficiency and flexibility ensure TTI’s extended European headquarters are ready for future growth, thanks to investment in …

POSTED May 31, 2018

Second sourcing is the key to continuity

Ensuring second-source options early in the design process can help buyers to maintain continuity of supply throughout the extended lifetime …

POSTED May 31, 2018

North American PCB Industry Growth Continues but at a Slower Pace

IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries® announced today the April 2018 findings from its North American Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Statistical …

POSTED May 30, 2018