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Tech Startup PR Guide: Target the Right Pubs
Mark Shapiro  
4/18/2014   Post a comment
When a new high-tech product comes to market, smart electronics OEMs leverage solid PR practices to get the attention of potential customers.
'Social TV' Talks Back to Smart TV
Jonah McLeod  
4/17/2014   Post a comment
Smart TV is a product in search of a market, rather than the other way around. Left with no direction, the market is beginning to define the television and its usage model.
Get the Most Out of Your Current ERP Solution
Susan Fourtané  
4/17/2014   (1) comment
Enhanced the productivity and efficiency of your organization by optimizing your ERP software solution.
Supply Chain Analytics: Myth or Reality?
Marc Herman  
4/17/2014   (2) comments
Talk about analytics has many people nearing saturation. However, the electronics supply chain appears to be a potential beneficiary of this technology trend.
Google Contact Lens Patent Points to More Wearables
Kevin Fogarty  
4/16/2014   (2) comments
In a filing from the US Patent Office, Google is looking to create smart contact lenses that include gesture technology and blink interfaces for wearable personal networks. The device could have medical uses.
Hardware Companies Win VC Appeal, Too
Logical Link  
4/16/2014   (2) comments
Electronics hardware OEMs are getting their share of attention from venture capital firms. The supply chain will have to keep an eye on this trend to stay ready.
Arizona College Students to Compete in 9th Annual Avnet Tech Games
EBN Newswire  
4/15/2014   Post a comment
Challenges mirror real-world scenarios to foster crucial skills for success
Feel the Pressure With Freescale MPX2053 Air Pressure Sensors at Mouser
EBN Newswire  
4/15/2014   Post a comment
Mouser Electronics is now shipping the new MPX2053 Series Air Pressure Sensors from Freescale Semiconductor
Digi-Key Debuts Innovative Mobile App for Freescale
EBN Newswire  
4/15/2014   Post a comment
Freescale customers can now access valuable product news and resources, as well as easily place orders for Freescale product, all in one easy-to-use mobile app
Absorb Radiation With Molex HOZOX EMI Absorption Sheet & Tape From Mouser
EBN Newswire  
4/15/2014   Post a comment
Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now shipping the HOZOX™ EMI absorption sheets and tape manufactured by Molex
GM's Crisis: Don’t Blame the Engineers
Kevin O’Marah  
4/15/2014   (8) comments
Mary Barra's ride as CEO of General Motors has been hair-raising. Now, suddenly, she is the face of corporate villainy.
The Dollars & Sense of Onshoring
Frank Cavallaro  
4/15/2014   (7) comments
For some organizations, onshoring can make real financial sense. Here's why.
Curing Supply Chain Tunnel Vision
Wade McDaniel  
4/14/2014   (1) comment
Supply chain professionals need to look beyond their own industry to spot important issues that will affect the electronics supply chain.
Logistics: Breaking Down the Brotherhood
Hailey Lynne McKeefry  
4/11/2014   (20) comments
More than any other field in the supply chain, logistics has the poorest track record in attracting and retaining women. Let's try to understand why.
Use PR to Help Launch Your Tech Startup
Mark Shapiro  
4/11/2014   (9) comments
Good PR practices can take a well-designed and well-made electronics product to the next level.
Master Electronics Acquires Electro Sonic
EBN Newswire  
4/9/2014   Post a comment
Electro Sonic will continue its 63 year legacy of serving the Canadian market.
Exploring the Synergy of Automation & Onshoring
Frank Cavallaro  
4/8/2014   (4) comments
Automation has played a significant role in bringing manufacturing back to the United States. Here's why.
Microsemi Significantly Increases FPGA Infrastructure Support, Opens 3 New Design Centers
EBN Newswire  
4/7/2014   Post a comment
Microsemi increases FPGA infrastructure support by opening three new design centers with distributors. Trains and certifies hundreds
Wireless STMicroelectronics M24SR Dynamic RFID/NFC Tag Is Out From Mouser
EBN Newswire  
4/7/2014   Post a comment
Mouser Electronics is shipping the new M24SR Dynamic RFID Tags from STMicroelectronics with enhanced security features for RFID and NFC
Heilind Stocking TE Connectivity's Versatile Q-CEE's Calibration Labels
EBN Newswire  
4/7/2014   Post a comment
Heilind Electronics, North America's largest distributor of interconnect products now stocks Q-CEE's labels from TE Connectivity
Mouser Sponsors Freescale Technology Forum – FIRST Founder Dean Kamen Is Keynote Speaker
EBN Newswire  
4/7/2014   Post a comment
Mouser Electronics will be a sponsor of the Freescale Technology Forum (FTF), April 8-11 at Dallas's Gaylord Texan Resort Convention Center
Digi-Key Corporation Launches Digi-Key Toolbar Version 2
EBN Newswire  
4/7/2014   Post a comment
Digi-Key Corporation announced the launch of a newly redesigned version of its toolbar
Getting to Fluid Distribution Networks
Mary E. Shacklett  
4/7/2014   (5) comments
With the impact of the omnichannel approach and the rapid changes in customer and product demands, old-style distribution network planning doesn't work anymore. Let's talk about how to reevaluate distribution networks to stay with the flow.
Pointing the Way to Strong Tech Marketing Plans
Savvy Tech Marketing  
4/4/2014   (6) comments
A technology marketing plan isn't a plan until it has management support, clearly defined agreements, and well-defined goals.
Semis & Supply Chain: Chip CEO Points to Disconnects
Hailey Lynne McKeefry  
4/3/2014   (6) comments
Supply chain practices may be linked to slowing growth in the semiconductor industry. Steve Sanghi, CEO of Microchip, weighs in.
Live Chat 4/3: Business Networks Emerge as Procurement's Future
EBN Dialogue  
4/3/2014   (118) comments
Increasingly, procurement is evolving as a strategic function within most manufacturing organizations. Business networks are evolving to connect the supply chain and give procurement the edge it needs. We've invited Rachel Spasser, senior vice president and chief marketing officer at Ariba, and Andrew Bartolini, chief research officer of research firm Ardent Partners, to discuss the key elements of a strong business community.
Ideas Power the Future Supply Chain
Kevin O’Marah  
4/3/2014   (1) comment
Great ideas have the potential to transform the supply chain.
Speeding Innovation in the Smart Tech World
Hailey Lynne McKeefry  
4/2/2014   (5) comments
Flextronic CTO Erik Volkerink offers his vision of the future of smart electronics design.
Internet-Proliferation of Connected Physical Devices by 2020 Significantly Alter Supply Chain Operation
Latest Research  
4/2/2014   Post a comment
Gartner, Inc. forecasts that a 30-fold increase in Internet-connected physical devices by 2020 will significantly alter supply chain leader information access and cyber-risk exposure.
10 Compelling Factors Driving Onshoring
Frank Cavallaro  
4/2/2014   (8) comments
There are at least ten reasons for manufacturers to bring manufacturing closer to home.
Active-Semi & Digi-Key Corporation Announce Global Distribution Agreement
EBN Newswire  
4/1/2014   Post a comment
Active-Semi International and Digi-Key Corp. announced a global distribution agreement.
Update Your Knowledge With Mouser's Updated Audio Applications Site
EBN Newswire  
4/1/2014   Post a comment
Mouser Electronics announced a significant update to the Audio Applications Site, which provides developers with a resource to learn more about audio circuits and systems.
Supply Chain Should Bank on Business Networks
Hailey Lynne McKeefry  
4/1/2014   (2) comments
Increasingly, procurement is evolving as a strategic function within most manufacturing organizations. Business networks are evolving to connect the supply chain and give procurement the edge it needs.
Brandman University School of Extended Education Announces Partnership With APICS
EBN Newswire  
4/1/2014   Post a comment
Brandman University's School of Extended Education announced a partnership with APICS Orange County.
Allied Electronics to Sponsor Gadget Freak Smackdown at EE Live! 2014
EBN Newswire  
4/1/2014   Post a comment
Allied Electronics announced that it will sponsor EE Times Gadget Smackdown at this year's EE Live! 2014 conference.
A Bad Case of High-Tech PTSD
Lynn Torrel  
4/1/2014   (2) comments
It's time for supply chain professionals to trade fear for caution in the pursuit of innovation.
Why We Need More Chip Startups
Brian Fuller  
3/30/2014   (4) comments
The semiconductor industry needs to make big changes to ensure success.
Electronic Compliance in the Age of Environmentalism
At the Source  
3/28/2014   Post a comment
The electronics supply chain now understands that a green stance is good for the environment and for business.
The Internet of Supply Chains
Christian DeFeo  
3/28/2014   (5) comments
With the help of the distribution community, the wave of excitement over the Internet of Things has the potential to liberate engineers and transform designers.
Avnet Electronics Marketing Introduces Xilinx Zynq-7000 All Programmable SoC 7Z100 Mini-Module Plus, the Ultimate System-on-Module
EBN Newswire  
3/27/2014   Post a comment
Avnet Electronics Marketing introduced the Xilinx Zynq-7000 All Programmable SoC Mini-Module Plus, a system-on-module based on the Xilinx Zynq-7000 All Programmable SoC XC7Z100.
Arrow Electronics Upsizes Asset Securitization Program
EBN Newswire  
3/27/2014   Post a comment
Arrow Electronics has amended its asset securitization program, extending maturity to March 2017 and increasing capacity to $900 million.
TTI Inc. Announces Key Corporate Product Leadership Promotion
EBN Newswire  
3/27/2014   Post a comment
TTI Inc. announced the promotion of Mike Wood to vice president of corporate product management and supplier marketing.
TE Connectivity LUMAWISE LED Holders Available From Mouser Brighten LED Mounting Solutions
EBN Newswire  
3/27/2014   Post a comment
Mouser Electronics, Inc. is shipping the TE Connectivity LUMAWISE solderless LED array holders.
Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas Announces Next-Generation Panasonic 'NanoPower' Bluetooth Low-Energy Module Available for Pre-Order
EBN Newswire  
3/27/2014   Post a comment
Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas announced the availability of the PAN1740, the next-generation Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) module Panasonic Industrial Devices Sales Company of America.
Future Electronics & Crocus Technology Sign Global Distribution Agreement
EBN Newswire  
3/27/2014   Post a comment
Future Electronics announced that it has signed a distribution agreement with Crocus Technology.
NXP LPC1500 from Mouser Electronics Makes Motor Control Simple *Updated With Video*
EBN Newswire  
3/27/2014   Post a comment
Mouser Electronics is shipping the new LPC1500 Motion Control Chip solution from NXP Semiconductor.
Live Chat 3/27: Finding the Procurement and Technology Sweet Spot
EBN Dialogue  
3/27/2014   (130) comments
Increasingly, choosing the right software and technology tools is critical to empowering procurement to realize strategic advantages. We've invited Richard Waugh, vice president, corporate development at Zycus, to talk about the company's recently released Pulse of Procurement study and to share his thoughts on technology's place in the supply chain. We'll be meeting at 2:00 p.m. EDT (11:00 a.m. PDT) on Thursday, March 27.
Leverage Female Talent for 21st Century Supply Chain Success
Susan Fourtané  
3/27/2014   (16) comments
In 2014 and beyond, the supply chain needs more female talent management.
Volvo Road Magnets Tell Autonomous Cars Where to Go
Kevin Fogarty  
3/26/2014   (11) comments
Self-driving cars are starting to become a reality, but what about the roads themselves? Volvo is looking to implant magnets into roadways to help autonomous automobiles maneuver through the streets.
Just One Word on the Future of Electronics CMs: Plastics
Tam Harbert  
3/26/2014   (4) comments
Today's US electronics manufacturing service providers are looking for greener pastures, which may leave computer and consumer electronics companys in a difficult position.
Will 'Makers' Change Shenzhen?
Junko Yoshida  
3/25/2014   (6) comments
Yang Yang, founder of RPTechWorks, who teaches how to build 3D printers and sells them, believes that "labor intensive" Shenzhen, China, will eventually become a city known for fast prototyping with "shortened development cycles."
Big Data: Bigger Isn't Always Better
Frank Cavallaro  
3/25/2014   (7) comments
When it comes to big data, bigger isn't always better. For a small to midsized company, starting small often makes more sense.
4 Risk Management Lessons From the Big Guys
Hailey Lynne McKeefry  
3/24/2014   (5) comments
Midsized organizations face all of the same supply chain risks as their large counterparts. Fortunately, there are lessons to be learned from these giants that can be applied as well.
Analytics: Improve Rather Than Manage Contracts
Revving Revenue  
3/24/2014   (3) comments
Smart contract management can deliver big business value.
Live Chat 3/21: Creating an Extended Supply Chain
EBN Dialogue  
3/21/2014   (107) comments
When it comes to working in an extended supply chain, the average spreadsheet or EDI system simply isn't enough. It's time look at how to collaborate with partners more efficiently. We've invited Greg Johnsen, founder and chief marketing officer at GT Nexus to share insights gleaned from the company's recently released research.
Infographic: Understand the Supply Chain Talent Gap
Hailey Lynne McKeefry  
3/21/2014   (26) comments
Successful organizations need to proactively cultivate leadership skills in supply chain management.
Supply Chain Finance: The New Electronics Battlefield
Oliver Belin  
3/20/2014   (2) comments
A clear focus on supply chain finance benefits everyone, both buyer and supplier.
Greenwashing? Apple? No, Just Value-Adding Supply Chain Practice
Kevin O’Marah  
3/19/2014   (7) comments
Sometimes social and environmental responsibility initiatives are mostly about making an organization look good. Done right, though, SER can make a big impact.
Newark Element14 Launches Low-Power Cypress PSoC 1 Kit
EBN Newswire  
3/18/2014   Post a comment
Newark element14 offers ultra low-power Cypress PSoC 1 kit for cost-efficient battery-powered applications with USB, I2C, and SPI
Mouser Electronics Launches Exciting 'Bench Talk for Design Engineers' Blog to Inspire & Interact
EBN Newswire  
3/18/2014   Post a comment
"Bench Talk for Design Engineers" provides a sounding board for technical ideas, solutions and more
Avnet Strengthens Security Portfolio in Thailand With Bitdefender
EBN Newswire  
3/18/2014   Post a comment
Avnet and Bitdefender will offer security solutions for corporate and government use, including education, telecom, and finance sectors
Big Data Gone Wild
Logical Link  
3/17/2014   (14) comments
Big data is a hot topic for everyone. For the electronics industry, the full impact remains to be seen.
PEI-Genesis Announces Brazilian Partnership With AGS Aerohoses
EBN Newswire  
3/12/2014   Post a comment
PEI-Genesis announces Brazilian partnership with AGS Aerohoses, a global leader in precision connectors and power supplies
Mouser Shipping the New Analog Devices AD9364 Wideband RF Transceiver
EBN Newswire  
3/12/2014   Post a comment
Mouser is shipping the just released AD9364 Agile Transceiver, a highly integrated RF transceiver from Analog Devices (ADI)
Brocade Appoints Avnet Technology Solutions to Expand Distribution Network in Southeast Asia
EBN Newswire  
3/12/2014   Post a comment
Partnership to deepen Brocade’s market penetration across the government, telecommunications, financial services, and manufacturing
Nordic Semiconductor BLE Wireless Chips Expand Digi-Key's IoT Solution Lineup
EBN Newswire  
3/12/2014   Post a comment
Ultra-low power, Bluetooth Low Energy Modules from Nordic serve to further develop Digi-Key's robust suite of M2M connectivity solutions
Sager Signs GE's Critical Power Business
EBN Newswire  
3/12/2014   Post a comment
Sager Electronics, distributor of IP&E electronic components, announced a distribution agreement with GE’s Critical Power business
Mouser Delivers Freescale MC33816 Automotive Gate Drivers
EBN Newswire  
3/12/2014   Post a comment
Mouser is now shipping the Freescale MC33816 12-channel programmable smart gate driver for automotive engine control systems
Intel & ST Electronics Sign Reseller Agreement
EBN Newswire  
3/12/2014   Post a comment
ST Electronics International of St. Petersburg, Fla. announced that it has become an authorized re-seller for Intel
Intel Quark SoC X1000 Processors Now in Stock at Mouser
EBN Newswire  
3/12/2014   Post a comment
Mouser now ships the new Intel Quark X1000 System‑on‑a‑Chip (SoC), the latest Intel 32-bit processor for next-generation connected devices
Rochester Electronics Authorized as Source for NXP Semiconductor Mature & Discontinued Products
EBN Newswire  
3/12/2014   Post a comment
Rochester Electronics has agreed with NXP Semiconductors to provide a continuing supply of end-of-life products discontinued by NXP
Arrow to Become First Distributor Managing Resellers for SAS Products
EBN Newswire  
3/12/2014   Post a comment
Arrow Electronics, Inc. is now the first company to sign a distributor-managed reseller agreement with SAS Institute, Inc.
Mouser Inspires Future Engineers by Sponsoring FIRST Robotics Competition Regionals
EBN Newswire  
3/12/2014   Post a comment
Mouser Electronics is a major sponsor of FIRST Robotics Competition Dallas Regional tournament, March 13-15, Irving Convention Center
XP Power Brings Industry-Leading Power Product Lineup to Digi-Key
EBN Newswire  
3/12/2014   Post a comment
Digi-Key Corporation announced a global distribution agreement with XP Power, a power-solution leader
Defining Supply Chain Finance
Oliver Belin  
3/12/2014   (1) comment
Both the electronics industry and supply chain finance sectors are evolving rapidly. There are benefits to be had where the two meet.
Riding the AGV Trend
Frank Cavallaro  
3/11/2014   (16) comments
A new generation of AGVs is here. These new machines are going to make a big difference in distribution.
What’s Tax Got to Do With It?
Wade McDaniel  
3/10/2014   (4) comments
Staying aware of and up-to-date on country-specific regulatory mandates has become a critical part of being a supply chain professional.
Manage Supply Chain Workers for Best Results
Jane Miller  
3/7/2014   (40) comments
Managing people and projects is time consuming, but finding the right tools can help you be a fair and efficient manager.
Global Trade Management Conquers Emerging Markets
Susan Fourtané  
3/6/2014   (18) comments
Global trade management is expected to expand and grow in emerging markets in 2014.
Customer-Centricity Takes Top Spot for High-Tech Supply Chain Principles
Change in the Chain  
3/5/2014   (20) comments
Customer service is becoming a huge differentiator in the quick-moving electronics world. That's certainly going to impact the supply chain.
Outsourced Solutions
EBN Poll  
3/5/2014   (5) comments
Working the Kinks Out of Decentralized Product Development
Lynn Torrel  
3/3/2014   (7) comments
When meeting domestic demand in emerging economies, OEMs must maintain integrity between the engineering and new product introduction disciplines among their regional operations.
10 Tips for Your Product Launch
Tim Johnson  
2/28/2014   (3) comments
A public relations professional provides some free coaching in how to position and launch your product.
Transform Your Distribution Center Into a Profit Center
Frank Cavallaro  
2/28/2014   (2) comments
Wondering how to make your distribution center a profit center? Here are six ways you can make this happen.
Essential Team Tools for the First-Time Supply Chain Manager
Jane Miller  
2/28/2014   (13) comments
Choosing the right time and project management tools can make the management job easier.
Defending the IP of the US Semiconductor Industry
Apek Mulay  
2/27/2014   (22) comments
Ties between the United Arab Emirates are developing over time. In light of these changes, the US semiconductor needs to remain aware of the potential risks.
Modernizing the Supply Chain & Its Implications for Technology
Susan Fourtané  
2/27/2014   (9) comments
Supply chains will embrace modernization in 2014.
Nearshoring Still Searching for Adoption
Change in the Chain  
2/26/2014   (3) comments
As much as we talk about nearshoring as an idea whose time has come, most organizations are taking a wait-and-see attitude.
We Won’t Get Fooled Again
Brian Wilken  
2/25/2014   (11) comments
A reported uptick in the global economy is good news, but don't start celebrating quite yet. There's still room for caution.
Shaping the Workforce of the Future Through Collaboration
Lalit Wadhwa  
2/24/2014   (16) comments
Finding strong supply chain candidates is no easy task. One answer is close collaboration between industry and educational institutions.
Save Trees & Money: Reduce Paper Use in the Distribution Center
Frank Cavallaro  
2/21/2014   (41) comments
Paper use is surprisingly rampant in distribution centers. There are some compelling reasons to reduce reliance on paper.
Live Chat 2/20: Building a Real-Time Mobile Supply Chain
EBN Dialogue  
2/20/2014   (118) comments
The reality of the global supply chain demands always-on data access. Increasingly, leading-edge organizations are working to add mobile apps to manage the supply chain. We've invited Tyler Ziemann, head of growth at mobile supply chain software vendor Elementum, and Tom Linton, chief procurement officer at contract manufacturer Flextronics, to talk about the benefits and realities of building a real-time mobile supply chain.
Future Electronics Is 1st Distributor to Become ARM Accreditation Corporate Partner
EBN Newswire  
2/20/2014   Post a comment
With Accredited Engineer status, Future Electronics applications engineers can help OEM customers make better decisions
Mouser Stocks Intel Galileo Arduino Certified Development Board for Same-Day Shipping
EBN Newswire  
2/20/2014   Post a comment
Mouser is stocking Intel Galileo Arduino certified development board for same-day Shipping based on the Intel Quark SoC X1000 Processor
Avnet Americas Demonstrates Microsemi FPGA Value in New SpeedWay Design Workshops
EBN Newswire  
2/20/2014   Post a comment
Avnet’s series of hands-on workshops enables customers to use the microsemi igloo2 family in a variety of applications
Mouser's STMicroelectronics Nucleo Development Boards Support Arduino & Standard Development
EBN Newswire  
2/20/2014   Post a comment
STMicroelectronics Nucleo development boards from Mouser get to the heart of development and support Arduino and standard development
Get Creative With Mouser's Embedded Artists LPC800/LPC812 MAX Prototyping Board
EBN Newswire  
2/20/2014   Post a comment
Mouser stocks the LPC800/LPC812 MAX ARM Cortex‑M0+ rapid prototyping board from Embedded Artists, combining LPCXpresso, mbed, and Arduino
TTI Welcomes Decision Conseil to the MarketEYE Resource Center
EBN Newswire  
2/20/2014   Post a comment
TTI, Inc. is expanding to provide even more comprehensive industry information through the award-winning TTI MarketEYE Resource Center
Embedded Wi-Fi Leader eConais Broadens Digi-Key's Product Offerings
EBN Newswire  
2/20/2014   Post a comment
Digi-Key has a global agreement with eConais, leader in embedded, ultra-low power, miniature Wi-Fi modules for the Internet of Things
Shale Gas Creates Domino Effect
Logical Link  
2/19/2014   (11) comments
The shale gas boom is getting plenty of coverage, and it's critical that supply chain managers start tuning in.




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Increasingly, choosing the right software and technology tools is critical to empowering procurement to realize strategic advantages.
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