Lenovo Eyes the Mobile Market
Logical Link 5/31/2013 (24) comments
Lenovo promises a big push in mobile phones and tablets. With a strong supply chain and strong support in China, it’s aiming for Apple and Samsung.
Ensuring Components Meet Your Needs
Ken Bradley 5/31/2013 (3) comments
In the supply chain hierarchy of needs, certification assurance indicates the supplier’s product will meet regulatory standards, perform as expected, and be available when you need it.
Time to Saddle Up on Conflict Minerals
Peter Buxbaum 5/23/2013 (12) comments
Companies waiting to implement a conflict minerals compliance program -- and apparently many are -- until after an appeals court rules on its validity should be getting themselves in gear in light of a recent decision by the same court in a similar case.
Tech Fuels Search for Energy
Mark Bollinger 5/22/2013 (13) comments
The increasingly important role that the technology supply chain plans in energy exploration was at the forefront of the recent Offshore Technology Conference.
What’s 'at the Heart of It All' for FedEx
Gerry Fay 5/10/2013 (6) comments
In North America, the electronics supply chain relies heavily on ground shipping. Avnet's Gerry Fay interviews Dave Kevern, vice president, World-Wide Services at Federal Express to get insights.
What Business Are You In?
Brian Fuller 5/8/2013 (7) comments
Our business changes relentlessly. It behooves us to rise above our daily tasks to figure out just what business we'll be in next year.
Peter Buxbaum 5/6/2013 (12) comments
How to counter counterfeiting in the electronics supply chain? Apply component identification techniques that are themselves difficult to counterfeit.
Qualcomm Rides the Mobile Wave
Tam Harbert 5/3/2013 (8) comments
Qualcomm has launched a big push to spread its cellular technology, and thus increase its royalty income, not to mention chip sales, beyond mobile phones.
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