Size matters: why small chips can offer big savings

Technical director at Anglia Components, David Pearson, explains why specifying smaller chip passives can eliminate future obsolescence worries, saving both …

POSTED February 27, 2020

What to consider when sourcing smaller crystals

Understanding the constraints of miniature quartz crystal components can help purchasers to balance price and specification needs, says Golledge. Increasingly, …

POSTED February 27, 2020

Rittal Unveils New AX and KX Enclosure Ranges

Millions of customers worldwide currently rely on Rittal’s market-leading AE compact and small enclosures.    Rittal, however, has raised the …

POSTED February 26, 2020

Why purchasing is the CEM’s secret weapon

From creating quotes to managing component obsolescence and end of life, ES discovers how Nemco’s purchasing team plays a vital …

POSTED February 24, 2020

European manufacturers critical to mitigating China components shortage

European manufacturers hold the key to alleviating worldwide shortages in LED and other lighting components as Chinese factories halt production …

POSTED February 20, 2020

Five reasons to use a design-in distributor

From advice on component selection to logistics and inventory stocking, there are several advantages to purchasing from a design-in distributor, …

POSTED February 19, 2020

How will the coronavirus impact the electronics supply chain?

The electronics industry and the global economy as a whole has been severely hit by the Coronavirus outbreak which has …

POSTED February 18, 2020

Murata announces smallest 100nF capacitor in the world for mobile applications

Murata announces a new multilayer ceramic capacitor (MLCC) that is the smallest currently available anywhere in the world. As portable …

POSTED February 17, 2020

Electronic Component Show preview

In just over three months, purchasing professionals and design engineers are invited to step through the doors of the DoubleTree …

POSTED February 14, 2020

Obsolescence planning: the best medicine for device longevity

Director of industrial automation parts supplier, EU Automation, Jonathan Wilkins, explains why planning for obsolescence in medical devices is vital, …

POSTED February 13, 2020