UK manufacturers should make full use of any Brexit delays to mitigate supply risks, says Mark Shanley, Sales and Marketing Director of Astute Electronics.
Arrow Electronics has extended its agreement with Cree’s Wolfspeed division. The new agreement positions Arrow Electronics as Cree’s largest global distributor for Wolfspeed’s silicon carbide (SiC) and gallium nitride (GaN) on SiC product portfolio.
Mouser Electronics has been named Global High Service Distributor of the Year by HARTING of North America. “This award recognises Mouser’s outstanding overall performance in revenue growth, new customer growth, NPI introductions and marketing initiatives over the past year,” said Jon DeSouza, President and CEO of HARTING Americas.
Industry veteran Jesper Rasmussen has been appointed Director Electronic Components for B2B and components Purchasing at Conrad Business Supplies. Rasmussen can lean on many years of international experience in the area of electronic component distribution and procurement.
2017 was a record-breaking year for the German component distribution, measured in terms of turnover. In the fourth quarter sales grew by 12% to 845m Euros. Although this is 10% less than in the third quarter, it is still a good performance.
Consolidation in the semiconductor industry looks set to continue with news that Microchip Technology is set to buy Microsemi, per the Wall Street Journal. Talks between the two companies are continuing so no deal has been struck yet.
Basingstoke-based BCD-Atlantik has been appointed as a UK distributor for Digi International, a supplier of Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity products and services. BCD-Atlantik will offer the Digi…
September proved another sparkling month for UK distributors as billings grew 14% up compared with August and 13% up year on year. The only caveat is lengthening lead…
Aiming high: Steve Rawlins, Anglia CEO
AMS Technologies, a leading solution provider and distributor for optical, power and thermal management technologies in Europe, has acquired UK photonics company Elforlight. The acquisition is part of…