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Seebrick Wins RS Components Power Hack Challenge

The Power Hack challenge winning team

Arrow Facility Wins Aerospace Quality Approval

High bay racking at the Arrow Venlo facility

Arrow Electronics Parades PEMCO Awards

Nine and counting: knitter switch CEO Hanspeter Kulb (2nd left) presents his company's Distributor of the Year Award to Arrow Electronics

Ismosys To Rep Aquantia in Europe

Ismosys has signed a pan-European sales and marketing repping agreement with Aquantia. Ismosys Managing Director Nigel Watts is keen to get Aquantia’s new AQrate PHY technology, with its ability to carry an unprecedented 2.5 and 5Gbit/s Ethernet over up to 100m of legacy Cat 5e and Cat6 cables onto the market. “It is poised for […]

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Hittite Products Swell Silica Wireless Comms Portfolio

SILICA says that the addition of Analog Devices’ (ADI) Hittite Microwave products, extends its wireless communications portfolio by over 1100 new standard products across 36 device families. Together with ADI products already stocked by SILICA, the total RF and microwave offering is now over 2000 parts covering the complete signal chain for communications systems operating […]

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Mouser Unveils Motor Control Applications Site

Designers using motor control techniques can now visit Mouser Electronics’ new Motor Control Applications site. It provides developers with technology resources, and the newest components available from Mouser Electronics for building motor control systems. The site contains valuable resources for developers interested in expanding their knowledge about motor control systems. The Applications section segments motor […]

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FBDI Forecasts “Rock Solid” Year For German Disti Market

The German component distribution market is expecting a rock solid business year with a single-digit growth. In the third quarter the industry showed an increase of 6% in turn-over and in order income. The turn-over grew to 741 Mio. Euro, and the incoming orders rose to 738m Euro. The book-to-bill-rate was exactly 1. Semiconductor sales […]

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Arrow Electronics Signs EMEA Battery Deal With Varta

Arrow Electronics has signed an EMEA-wide agreement with Varta Microbattery. As part of the agreement, Arrow will offer across EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) a broad range of products including battery packs in chemistries including li-ion, li-polymer, Ni-MH and alkaline. These products are used in a wide range of applications, from automotive and computer, […]

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Hittite Products Hit Analog Devices Disti Network

The Hittite Microwave products range is now available from the Analog Devices (ADI) distribution network. ADI acquired Hittite Microwave Products in July this year. ADI’s distribution network includes a variety of channel partners worldwide, consisting of: global distribution partners; a vast range of regional partners located throughout the Americas, Europe, China and Asia Pacific; and […]

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Slee Joins Farnell element14 From TVS Logistics

Farnell element14 has strengthened its European business team. It has named Richard Slee as Business President of Sales and Marketing in Europe. Reporting to Gert Labuschagne, Chief Sales and Marketing Officer, Slee joins from TVS Logistics. In his role as European CEO, he grew the business, developing new markets at the $6 billion privately owned […]

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Ginsbury Inks LCD Distribution Pact

Ginsbury has signed a distribution agreement with Shenzhen-based LCD manufacturer Kingtech. It will market Kingtech’s small to medium size TFT LCD displays from 1.44in up to 10.2in in the UK and Ireland. Kingtech has become an established supplier of small to medium size TFT LCDs. It can also provide integrated ‘off the shelf’ or custom […]

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Growth, But Not Much, In 2015 Says ecsn

The UK/Ireland TAM/DTAM

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RS And Allied Host Power Hack Charity Event

RS Components (RS) and Allied Electronics (Allied) and international development charity, Practical Action, are joining forces to host Power Hack at Google’s UK offices on December 9 and 10. The two-day hackathon event will provide an opportunity for industry-leading designers and engineers to solve the critical challenge of getting affordable and easy-to-manufacture domestic electricity generators […]

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