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ERA Welcomes the Genie Group as a New Distributor Member
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2/8/2019   Post a comment
The Genie Group has joined ERA as its latest global distributor member.
New Research from Newark element14 Shows Growing Role of Hardware in Design Process for Internet of Things Solutions
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2/8/2019   Post a comment
Common Standards and Policies also identified as key to accelerating the benefits of IoT
Diverse Electronics Now an Authorized Distributor of Mean Well Power Supplies
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2/8/2019   Post a comment
Diverse Electronics has become an authorized distributor of Mean Well, a global leader in standard power supplies.
Future Electronics Now Carries Advanced PAN9026 Dual-Band Wireless Module from Panasonic
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2/1/2019   Post a comment
Panasonic’s PAN9026 series of dual-band wireless modules are highly compact and cost-effective.
Master Electronics & Samtec AnnounceGlobal Distribution Agreement
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2/1/2019   Post a comment
Master Electronics and Samtec announce a new strategic partnership.
Future Electronics Now Has Latest Synergy S3 Series Pet Activity Monitor from Renesas
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1/31/2019   Post a comment
Renesas’ new Pet Activity Monitor features a Synergy Platform S3-series MCU.
Independent Path Lowers Sourcing Risk in a Constrained Market
Jeff Elliott  
1/31/2019   Post a comment
The medical device industry looks to independent distributors to address chronic shortages in the availability of electronic components.
Bluetooth and RF Antenna System-in-Package Modules from Insight SiP Now Available at Rutronik24
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1/24/2019   Post a comment
As one of the smallest fully integrated devices on the market, the new ISP1507-AL system-in-package modules offer complete solutions for implementing Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) and ANT+ RF connections.
Sager Electronics Announces Immediate Availability of RRC2130 FlatPAQ Lithium-Ion Smart Battery Pack from RRC
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1/18/2019   Post a comment
Sager Electronics is now stocking RRC’s FlatPAQ lithium-ion smart battery pack.
Future Electronics President Robert Miller Commends Rufina Lescano on Her 35 Years
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1/18/2019   Post a comment
Future Electronics and its President, Robert Miller, recently recognized Rufina Lescano on the 35th anniversary of her employment with the company.
Sherry Meyer Promoted to Office Manager of CDM Electronics
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1/11/2019   (1) comment
CDM Electronics announced the promotion of Sherry Meyer to Office Manager, effective immediately.
Master Electronics Adds Advanced Thermal Solutions to Line Card
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1/11/2019   (2) comments
Master Electronics adds Advanced Thermal Solutions to the line card.
EBN@C-Level: Sourceability Offers Alternative to Traditional Electronics Distribution
Hailey Lynne McKeefry  
1/9/2019   (5) comments
We sat down with founder and CEO of Sourceability Jens Gamperl to talk about how his company is developing a new distribution model that focuses on being a technology platform.
Peerless Electronics & Altech Make Powerful Team
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1/8/2019   Post a comment
Manufacturer and supplier of industrial components and devices products to be distributed by Peerless Electronics
Arrow Electronics to Showcase How It Guides Technology to Reach Mass Market for Startups & Global Companies Alike During 2019 CES
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1/7/2019   (3) comments
Helping customers – regardless of whether it’s a global corporation or a one-person startup – go to a mass market with their innovative technology will be showcased by Arrow Electronics (NYSE:ARW) during the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show (CES).
Security Comes Full Circle: Avnet Advances IoT Security with Azure Sphere Starter Kit
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1/7/2019   Post a comment
New kit accelerates rapid prototyping by giving developers easy access to the fastest and easiest way to equip IoT endpoint devices to be highly secure
Avnet Accelerates IoT Innovation at CES 2019
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1/3/2019   Post a comment
New IoT and AI technology enables rapid prototyping and security at the edge; Music: Not Impossible demonstrates the power of IoT solutions and services
Makers Morph to Product Developers & Look for Help
Hailey Lynne McKeefry  
12/21/2018   Post a comment
Internet of Things (IoT) and sensor technology experienced remarkable double-digit growth in 2018, yet security for IoT continues to be the greatest challenge for electronic product developers to overcome, according to new research from Avnet.
Peerless Electronics Expands with New Hires & Staff Promotions
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12/7/2018   (2) comments
Steven Gunther, Hiram Diaz, Brandon Eble, Adam Wisniewski, Jody Crouse, Joanna Guild, Edward Combs, Doug Kirkiewicz and Laura Heckman at Peerless Electronics in 2018
ASPENCORE Double Summits closes today
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11/12/2018   (1) comment
Global Electronic Component Distributor Awards honor outstanding electronic component distributors
Future Electronics Offers $2500 toward Tuition for New 2018 Hires
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10/30/2018   (1) comment
Future Electronics is offering four $2500 tuition reimbursements for new employees hired through their 2018 university recruiting events.
Todd Schlott Named Peerless Electronics Industrial Sales Manager
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10/29/2018   (1) comment
Leader in passive and electromechanical device distribution adds industry expert
TE Connectivity Pushes the Envelope of Direct Online Sales
Barbara Jorgensen  
10/24/2018   Post a comment
TE Connectivity launched its TE Store to connect with a large population of global users that want to deal directly with them.
Master Electronics Offers OEMs Tariff Relief
Hailey Lynne McKeefry  
10/11/2018   Post a comment
Distributor Master Electronics is trying to address the tariff challenge facing OEMs a little differently: Master has made itself a self-described tariff free zone.
Future Electronics Signs New Worldwide Agreement with Tempo Semiconductor
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10/3/2018   Post a comment
Future Electronics has signed a new worldwide distribution agreement with Tempo Semiconductor.
Bosch's BMA400 Triaxial Accelerometers, Now Available from Mouser Electronics, Slash Current Consumption by 10x
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10/3/2018   Post a comment
Mouser s now stocking the ultra-low power BMA400 triaxial accelerometers from Bosch.
TDK-Lambda's DSP Series of AC-DC, DIN Rail Power Supplies Now Shipping from Sager Electronics
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10/3/2018   Post a comment
TDK-Lambda’s DSP Series of AC-DC, DIN Rail Power Supplies Now Shipping from Sager Electronics
Rutronik and Osram Expand Distribution Agreement to North American Market
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10/3/2018   (2) comments
Rutronik, Inc. and Osram Opto Semiconductors have expanded their distribution agreement to include the North American market, resulting in a fully global franchise agreement, effective October 1, 2018.
Advanced MP Sale Boosts America II Growth
Barbara Jorgensen  
9/20/2018   (1) comment
One of the electronics industry’s largest hybrid distributors – America II Electronics—has acquired another leading hybrid, Advanced MP Technology.
America II Acquires Advanced MP Technology
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9/18/2018   (1) comment
America II has acquired Advanced MP Technology.
IoT-Based Labor Management Systems Offer Big Benefits
Puga Sankara  
9/7/2018   Post a comment
A labor management system can leverage IoT capabilities to get the most out of workers.
Future Electronics Now Has Advanced Bluetooth 5.0 Modules from Microchip
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9/4/2018   Post a comment
Microchip’s Bluetooth 5 certified RN487x Bluetooth Low Energy module solution is specifically designed to take the complexity out of adding BLE to your application.
ebm-papst's ACi4400 Series of Compact Fans Now Shipping from Sager Electronics
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8/13/2018   Post a comment
Sager is now stocking ebm-papst's ACi4400 Series GreenTech EC Compact Fans.
Electronic Shortages Bad & Getting Worse
Hailey Lynne McKeefry  
8/10/2018   (2) comments
Everything from capacitors to hard disk drives is in short supply. There’s no end in sight.
RFMW Ltd. Announces Distribution Agreement with SiTime
EBN Newswire  
8/6/2018   (1) comment
RFMW Ltd. announces a distribution agreement with SiTime, the market leader in MEMS timing.
EBN@C-Level: Fusion Worldwide on Component Shortages & Independent Distribution
Hailey Lynne McKeefry  
8/6/2018   Post a comment
We sat down with two executives from Fusion Worldwide, which sources, stocks and delivers electronic components and finished goods to a variety of customers to talk about the current shortages, as well as how the independent distribution market is evolving and changing.
TTI, Inc. to Acquire RFMW Ltd.
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7/31/2018   Post a comment
TTI announced that it has entered into a letter of intent to acquire RFMW Ltd., a privately held, specialty distributor.
Component Counterfeits Down, But Is It a Trend?
Barbara Jorgensen  
7/31/2018   Post a comment
Component counterfeiting is down thanks to efforts by independent distributors in the channel. Whether this is a trend or a blip remains to be seen.
Tracing Supply Chain System Evolution
Puga Sankara  
7/27/2018   Post a comment
It’s important to remember that not all distributions run the same version of software or even the same programs.
Venture Research Creates Next Generation RFID & IoT Forklift Reader for the Most Demanding Warehouse & Logistics Applications
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7/25/2018   Post a comment
The intelligent Forklift RFID Reader can autonomously manage a pick, drop, stack and move operation using an array of RFID and IoT sensors.
Cloud SCM Brings China SMEs Opportunity
Hailey Lynne McKeefry  
7/25/2018   Post a comment
China, a key geography for high-tech and electronics, is slowly but surely adopting supply chain management technology. Now, emerging standards, government incentives, and customer demands are coming together to speed adoption.
RFMW Ltd. Announces Distribution Agreement with Knowles Precision Devices
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7/18/2018   Post a comment
FMW Ltd. announced a distribution agreement with Knowles Precision Devices effective, 1st July 2018. Under the agreement, RFMW is franchised for worldwide marketing and sales of Knowles Precision Devices brands.
Now at Mouser: STMicroelectronics' STM32H7 MCUs with Arm PSA Protection for Connected Devices
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7/17/2018   Post a comment
Now at Mouser: STMicroelectronics’ STM32H7 MCUs with Arm PSA Protection for Connected Devices.
EBN@C-Level: How Sager Meets Market Flux Head-On
Hailey Lynne McKeefry  
7/9/2018   Post a comment
We sat down with two executives from Sager Electronics to get an inside look at how one leading company is approaching the market.
Sager Electronics Receives ISO 9001:2015 and AS9120B Certifications
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7/6/2018   (1) comment
Quality Management System Meets Newest Standards
TE Connectivity's Flex Grip Wire Connectors Now Shipping from Sager Electronics
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7/6/2018   Post a comment
Sager Electronics is now stocking TE Connectivity’s Flex Grip Wire Connectors.
Electronics Distribution Cashes In on Economic Shifts in 2017
Gina Roos  
7/4/2018   (1) comment
The North American franchised distribution industry had a robust 2017 and rode the wave of demand despite shortages and long lead times.
Richardson Electronics and MS Power GmbH Sign Global Distribution Agreement
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6/28/2018   Post a comment
Richardson Electronics,announced today a new distribution agreement with MS Power GmbH, a leading manufacturer of bipolar semiconductor products.
Mouser Grows Line Card, Adds 25 New Suppliers in First Half of 2018
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6/28/2018   Post a comment
Mouser has added more than 25 new suppliers YTD to its already vast line card of over 700 suppliers.
A PCB Supplier's Inspection Protocol Does More Than Minimize Escapes
Michael Allen  
6/20/2018   Post a comment
Suppliers using simple pass/fail inspection on your circuit board assemblies are missing an opportunity for data-driven problem solving and process improvement.
Future Electronics Continues to Meet Customer Demand Despite Severe Worldwide Capacitor Shortage
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6/19/2018   Post a comment
Future Electronics has developed programs to support customers amid the unprecedented global shortage of capacitors.
Sager Electronics Expands Operations
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6/18/2018   Post a comment
Third Shift Added to Distribution Center
Avnet Names New Americas Leader for Electronic Components Group
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6/13/2018   Post a comment
Avnet announced that Tony Roybal has been named regional president, Americas electronic components.
Sager Electronics Expands with Sensata Technologies
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6/5/2018   Post a comment
Sager announces the addition of Sensata Technologies Pressure & Temperature products to their line card.
Arrow Electronics Celebrates SAM Car Project on National Autonomous Vehicle Day
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6/1/2018   Post a comment
In honor of National Autonomous Vehicle Day, Arrow Electronics is celebrating the success of its Semi-Autonomous Motorcar (SAM) Car Project, which has broken barriers to mobility for the disabled community.
Electrocomponents Regroups for Round 2
Bolaji Ojo  
6/1/2018   Post a comment
With sales and profits growing steadily and its first acquisition in 19 years in the works, U.K. distributor moves into phase 2 of its performance improvement plan.
Sager Electronics to Exhibit at Sensors Expo & Conference in San Jose
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5/30/2018   Post a comment
Sager Electronics, a leading North American distributor of Interconnect, Power and Electromechanical components and provider of value-add solutions, announces their attendance at Sensors Expo & Conference, June 26-28, 2018.
Global Blockchain Announces Laser Subsidiary & Eight New Advisors
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5/29/2018   Post a comment
To promote initial investment in and robust long-term management of Laser’s servicenodes, Global Blockchain has created a subsidiary which will be carrying out Laser’s crowdsale. Additionally, the Company has added eight new members to its advisory board.
Component Shortages May Stifle EMS, OEM Growth
Barbara Jorgensen  
5/29/2018   (2) comments
OEMs and electronic manufacturing services providers (EMS) are concerned their growth for 2018 could be hindered by their ability to get parts.
5 Reasons You Need a WMS Instead of ERP
Eric Allais  
5/24/2018   Post a comment
Distributors, retailers, and other organizations that rely heavily on warehouses or distribution centers to drive success are usually not well-served by standalone ERPs. Let's explore why.
Arrow: From Top Distributor to Enabler of All Things High-Tech
Bolaji Ojo  
5/22/2018   Post a comment
Arrow CEO Michael Long wants his company wants to be more than a distributor, but a solutions and technology platform offering data, design, engineering, product development, software, supply chain and other services.
10 Ways X-Ray Can Help Identify Counterfeit Parts
Bill Cardoso  
5/22/2018   (1) comment
Visual inspection is no longer enough as counterfeit electronic components get more sophisticated. X-ray provides an affordable and effective way to dig a little deeper into the authenticity of parts.
IHS Markit Blockchain Presentation Headlines ECIA Regional Series in Boston June 7
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5/22/2018   Post a comment
ECIA is pleased to announce the 2018 Regional Series returns to the Boston area on Thursday, June 7th at The Westin Waltham.
20 High-Tech Companies Leading the Charge to Good
Hailey Lynne McKeefry  
5/10/2018   Post a comment
A variety of high-tech and electronics related organizations claimed a spot on the list of the 2018 World’s Most Ethical Companies. These companies know that ethics and compliance efforts hit the bottom line.
ECIA Foundation "Project Host 2018" Gets Enthusiastic Support From Student Ambassadors
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5/3/2018   Post a comment
ECIA announces the 2018 participants in "Project Host," a program that provides university students and their faculty the opportunity to attend the industry's premier summit, EDS.
ERA Welcomes PUI as its Latest Distributor Member
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5/1/2018   Post a comment
The Electronics Representatives Association (ERA) announced that PUI, an authorized distributor of electronic components, has joined ERA as a distributor member.
Component Shortages Define First Half of 2018...& Beyond
Hailey Lynne McKeefry  
4/20/2018   (4) comments
Component shortages, which plagued the industry last year, are likely continue and even get worse.
Omnichain: The Cloud Approach to Supply Chain Operations for SMBs
Gavin Davidson  
4/18/2018   (1) comment
If a faster, more cost-effective business is on your agenda, it’s time to think in terms of the omnichain.
Diverse Electronics Adds GW Instek Test & Measurement Instruments to Product Lineup
EBN Newswire  
3/14/2018   (1) comment
Diverse Electronics is pleased to announce its partnership with GW Instek, a leading manufacturer of high-precision electronic test and measurement instruments.
AAEON UP Squared Grove IoT Dev Kit, Now at Mouser, Brings Together Intel Processing and Arduino Simplicity
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3/14/2018   Post a comment
Mouser Electronics is now stocking the UP Squared Grove IoT Development Kit from AAEON.
Crydom's World-Leading Solid State Relays Available from Sager Electronics
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2/27/2018   (1) comment
Sager Electronics announces immediate availability of the most popular solid state switching products from Crydom.
Living in the Shadow of Amazon: Learn the Lessons
Puga Sankara  
2/16/2018   (1) comment
Amazon is the elephant in the room where any supply chain conversation is happening. It's possible to take some good distribution center from those strategies.
Tech Distributors Grow & Change, Security & Cloud Top Concerns
Hailey Lynne McKeefry  
1/30/2018   (2) comments
Technology distributors are pursuing new markets and the result is a rosy financial outlook for the industry, according to a new report.
Rethink Robotics Inks 11 New Distribution Deals in Europe, North America to Expand Sawyer Availability & Support
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1/23/2018   (1) comment
Partners poised to deliver quality experience to Sawyer customers on a global scale.
SMC Diode Solutions Inks Global Distribution Agreement with Avnet USI
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1/3/2018   Post a comment
SMC Diode Solutions voltage regulators, and die and wafer devices, today announced a global distribution agreement with Avnet USI.
Arrow Accelerates IoT Leadership Position with eInfochips Acquisition
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1/3/2018   Post a comment
Unites IoT Development Services with Technology Products
Mocana, Xilinx, Avnet, Infineon & Microsoft Join Forces to Secure Industrial Control and IoT Devices
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11/9/2017   Post a comment
Industry Leaders to Introduce an Integrated, High-Assurance Industrial Edge-to-Cloud System
Future-Proof On-Demand Supply Chain with 3D Printing
Matt Sand  
11/3/2017   (1) comment
On-demand manufacturing is the new market norm. 3D printing is critical for next-generation supply chains.
The Paperless Supply Chain Comes of Age
David Kerr  
10/31/2017   (1) comment
Digital transformation is more than a buzzword. It’s changing the way the supply chain works, making it more affordable, effective, and efficient.
IoT Boom Leads to Widespread Passive & Semi Component Shortages
Nicole DiGiose  
10/30/2017   Post a comment
From cars to coffee makers, the boom of Internet connected smart products is putting more electronic components into consumer products. As a result, shortages of electronic components, from resistors and capacitors to memory plaguing the industry and lead times for these devices are stretching out across the global supply chain.
Adafruit’s Tiny GEMMA M0 for Wearables Projects Now Shipping from Mouser Electronics
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10/6/2017   Post a comment
Mouser is now stocking the Adafruit GEMMA M0 development board. The latest generation of Adafruit’s GEMMA series of development boards,
New BeagleBoard PocketBeagle, Shipping Now from Mouser, Offers BeagleBone Black Power in Tiny Footprint
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10/2/2017   Post a comment
Mouser Electronics is now shipping the highly anticipated BeagleBoard PocketBeagle.
ERA Welcomes Hughes-Peters as Its Latest Distributor Member
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10/2/2017   Post a comment
The Electronics Representatives Association (ERA) announced that Hughes-Peters has joined ERA as its latest distributor member.
Sager Electronics Acquires Distribution & Supply Business of Power Sources Unlimited
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10/2/2017   Post a comment
ager Electronics announced that it has acquired the distribution and supply business of Power Sources Unlimited.
Digital Supply Chains Can Transform Back to School Shopping
Mark Morley  
10/2/2017   Post a comment
One sector where parents are spending most of their back to school budget is the high tech or consumer electronics space. OEMs, distributors and retails need to be ready for the surge of demand.
Data Collection Technology Evolves for Distribution Centers
Puga Sankara  
9/29/2017   (1) comment
By knowing what’s in the warehouse, organizations can fulfill orders quickly, avoid shortages, reduce mispicks, and deliver the highest levels of customer service.
Best Practices for Order Picking in Distribution
Puga Sankara  
9/22/2017   (1) comment
Bringing a variety of best practices to bear can create nearly instantaneous benefit.
Future Electronics & Lumentum Sign America’s Distribution Agreement
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9/12/2017   Post a comment
Future Electronics today announced that it has signed an America’s distribution agreement with Lumentum.
Future Electronics Announces Availability of Microsemi’s AcuEdge Development Kit for Amazon Alexa Voice Service
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9/12/2017   Post a comment
Future Electronics has announced immediate availability of the Microsemi AcuEdge Development Kit for Amazon Alexa Voice Service (AVS).
Mouser Electronics and Grant Imahara Explore How Augmented Reality Can Help Build Smarter Cities in New Video Series
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9/12/2017   Post a comment
– Mouser Electronics along with celebrity engineer Grant Imahara today released a new video in the Shaping Smarter Cities series, part of Mouser’s award-winning Empowering Innovation Togethe program.
Second Speaker for Minneapolis Regional Event Speakers Discusses Latest About What IoT Means for Component Industry
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9/12/2017   Post a comment
ECIA is pleased to announce the final speaker for the Minneapolis area 2017 Regional Series, which
Amazon Bets on Advanced Robotics for Future Fulfillment Centers
Pablo Valerio  
8/29/2017   (1) comment
Amazon has identified robotics fulfillment as a key technology strategy and is looking for the newest developments to run its warehouses.
ECIA Executive Conference Program Theme: "Not the Same Old Shift"
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8/24/2017   Post a comment
The ECIA Executive Conference planning committee is pleased to announce that registration is now open for its flagship event at the Lowes Chicago-O'hare Hotel on October 22-24, 2017.
Inventory Missing? Use Technology to Pinpoint Areas of Loss & Theft
Krish Kupathil  
8/24/2017   Post a comment
The advent of digital technologies to monitor inventory are set to change the cargo theft scenario and make life easier for businesses and supply chain companies worldwide.

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EBN Dialogue / LIVE CHAT
EBN Dialogue enables you to participate in live chats with notable leaders and luminaries. Open to the entire EBN community of electronics supply chain experts, these conversations see ideas shared, comments made, and questions asked and answered in real time. Listed below are upcoming and archived chats. Stay tuned and join in!
Archived Dialogues
Live Chat 01/15: CPOs Re-Shape Their Business Roles
Increasingly chief procurement officers (CPOs) are re-shaping their organizational role to focus on creating results far beyond cost controls. A new IBM survey explores how.
Live Chat 11/12: Examining the Cyberthreat to Supply Chains
The number of cyberattacks is on the rise and hackers are targeting the supply chain. Drew Smith, founder and CEO of InfoArmor, will be on hand to discuss the reality of today's threat landscape and what to do about it.