Rutronik and the Chinese manufacturer of Bluetooth technologies Shenzhen Minew Technologies have entered into a distribution agreement that is applicable worldwide.
Arrow Electronics has expanded its sensor portfolio through an agreement with InvenSense. The deal covers Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA).
Components Bureau has signed an agreement with power expert Artesyn covering the UK and Ireland. The deal advances the company’s strategy to expand its power product portfolio and build on its already established specialist power franchises.
Farnell has strengthened its logic analyser and handheld oscilloscopes offering by signing a deal with Ikalogic. The product range includes both wireless and battery operation (enabling isolation from mains voltage) and software which runs on Windows, macOS and Linux operating systems.
Farnell has added Hioki, the long-established Japanese manufacturer of electrical measuring instruments to strengthen its test and measurement portfolio. The agreement is exclusive to high service distribution in Europe.
Farnel has launched a new collection of affordable components, tools and test equipment under a new brand, Multicomp Pro. This collection brings the products from Multicomp, Duratool, Tenma, Pro-Power, Pro-Elec and Pro-Signal under one brand, making it easier for design engineers, technicians and production facilities to identify high value alternatives, whilst assuring production-grade quality they can rely on.
Anglia Components has expanded its range of thermal management components including board mount, extruded and BGA heatsinks following a new distribution agreement for the UK and Ireland with Birmingham-based manufacturer, ABL Aluminium Components.
Avnet is confident it can deal with the financial fallout following the end of its distribution agreement with Texas Instruments.
Avnet reported sales of $4.63bn in the first quarter of its 2020 financial year, against $5.1bn in the same quarter last year, a fall of 9%.
Digi International has named Solid State Supplies as its 2019 ‘EMEA IoT Solutions Distributor of the Year’. The award was presented by Ron Konezny, President and CEO of Digi International, and acknowledges Solid State Supplies’ contribution to the success of Digi’s embedded, RF and cellular products.