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Microlease, Keysight Tie The Knot In UK Distribution Pact RS Components Notches Tektronix Hat-Trick Farnell element14 Scoops Displays Award

Microlease, Keysight Tie The Knot In UK Distribution Pact

Test Match: Nigel Brown (left) Chief Executive Officer, Microlease shares a handshake with Alessandro Pino, Indirect Channel Manager, EMEA at Keysight Technologies.

RS Components Notches Tektronix Hat-Trick

Up to the test: Fabien Fournier (left), Senior Global Category Manager, Test & Measurement, RS Components accepts an award Nigel Bentley, EMEA High Service Distribution Channel Manager, Tektronix

Farnell element14 Scoops Displays Award

Display Aces: Midas Displays presents the trophy to Farnell element14

Digi-Key Brings Bare Die To Global Customers

Digi-Key is to offer semiconductor bare die products from Minco Technology Labs to its global customer base. As part of the agreement, Digi-Key customers will be able to purchase off-the-shelf die products in minimum waffle pack quantities of 25 pieces online. “We welcome this opportunity to serve a broader customer base by partnering with a […]

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Richardson RFPD Boosts RF Power Portfolio

Richardson RFPD has signed a deal to distribute products from Innovative Power Products on a global basis, with the exception of India. The distributor will be emphasising its design-in capabilities for Innovative Power Products range of broadband, high power couplers, combiners, RF power resistors and terminations operating up to 12 GHz. “RF power applications, particularly […]

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Astute Electronics Seals Global Deal With Euroquartz

Astute Electronics has bolstered its global line card by signing a worldwide franchise distribution agreement with Euroquartz, the independent UK-based manufacturer and supplier of quartz crystals, oscillators, filters and frequency-related products to the electronics manufacturing industry. Commented Andy Treble, Director, Euroquartz: “This partnership agreement with Astute enables us to offer our valued customers an enhanced […]

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Mouser, HALO Agree Global Distribution Pact

Mouser Electronics has signed a global distribution agreement and partnership with HALO Electronics, a supplier of communication and power magnetic components for Ethernet, telecom, DC/DC converter circuits, and high-voltage isolation applications. The company’s new comprehensive portfolio features many of their industry-leading solutions, including their Ethernet FastJacks, integrated RJ-45 connectors, RF transformers, Power over Ethernet (PoE), […]

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Digi-Key, Silicon Labs Launch IoT Design Contest

Silicon Labs has teamed up with Digi-Key to launch an IoT design contest for pioneering developers who want to create connected “things” that will help make the world a smarter, more connected and energy friendly place. The “Your IoT Connected World” design contest is open to inventors of all skill levels, from professional embedded developers […]

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Distributors On Parade At Free Technical Forums

Distributors EBV Elektronik, Solid State Supplies, Rutronik, Ineltek and APC Hero are all lining up at two events covering LED & Lighting and RF and Wireless in Cambridge and Oxford next week. The Cambridge event takes place at the Moller Centre on Tuesday March 24 and thge Oxford event will be staged at the Williams […]

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Challenging Year Dents Premier Farnell Profits

Premier Farnell endured what Chief Executive Officer Laurence Bain described as “a challenging period as we position ourselves for future profitable growth.” For the full year to Feb 1 2015, profits dipped 7.6% to £69.1m on sales of £960m down 8% on the previous year. “The investments we have made to date will enable us […]

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Digi-Key, AKM Semiconductor Plan Global Expansion

Digi-Key and AKM Semiconductor have extended their distribution agreement to a global footing. “Digi-Key is a global leading company with the broadest selection of electronic components that are available for quick delivery to more than 170 countries,” said Haruyuki Kurosawa, Sales Vice President of Asahi Kasei Microdevices Corporation. “Having this extensive partnership with Digi-Key greatly […]

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Mouser Switches On Updated Power Supply Site

Mouser Electronics has updated its Power Supply Technology site. The updated site contains valuable resources for developers interested in expanding their knowledge about power supply systems. The new Technology Section provides an overview of power supply technology and segments power supplies into four main subsections: AC/DC supplies including linear regulated and DIN-Rail power supplies; DC/DC […]

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element14 Cooks Up Raspberry Pi Sci Fi Challenge

Now this is different! element14 has launched an ambitious new design challenge, “Sci Fi Your Pi.” Sponsored by Pi Trading, creator of the Raspberry Pi and an element14 partner, the global initiative challenges engineers and enthusiasts to use the Raspberry Pi 2 to design applications inspired by science fiction. Design concepts can be submitted for […]

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