Industry embraces strong outlook, laments tight labor market – by Victoria Kickham

Demand for labor heats up as 2018 comes to a close and the economy continues its solid pace Electronics industry …

POSTED October 31, 2018

Pressures mount as global trade wars continue – by Victoria Kickham

Buyers should expect higher prices, longer lead times through the end of the year as demand remains strong and the …

POSTED October 11, 2018

Display Technology Acquires Components Bureau and Display Solutions

On 28th September 2018, Components Bureau and Display Solutions were acquired by Display Technology, the UK subsidiary of Fortec Elektronik …

POSTED October 4, 2018

ECIA Conference

Securing a successful future With the industry facing political uncertainty and new data technologies, all of which can undermine confidence, …

POSTED September 24, 2018

Keeping up with the good times – by Victoria Kickham

Supply chain services, technology take centre stage as buyers keep pace with the strong economy Buyers face a different set …

POSTED September 20, 2018

Toyota buyers mitigate risk to avoid managing supply chain crises – by James Carbone

For Toyota, two-way communication with suppliers is imperative in order to identify and mitigate supply chain risk Managing risk in …

POSTED September 17, 2018

How 3D Printing and Rapid Prototyping Will Revolutionize the Electronics Industry

Traditional prototyping may have been the norm for years, but things are rapidly changing. Computer-aided design, combined with new manufacturing …

POSTED September 14, 2018

Obsolescence Management – Designing Ahead

If you don’t design defensively and plan ahead, 4e Technologies believes obsolescence issues are bound to cost you in the end. These …

POSTED September 3, 2018

A Good Time to be a Buyer – by Victoria Kickham

Procurement and supply managers reap the benefits of a strong employment economy, but  professional pressures mount in a tough sourcing …

POSTED August 16, 2018

What are embedded peripherals?

The idea of embedded peripherals (EP) is not new and in the past it has usually been the motherboard manufacturers, …

POSTED August 3, 2018