Taiwanese motherboard and computer manufacturer ASUS is entering into a partnership with Rutronik for the EMEA region. With its professional solutions for workstations and servers, and an availability of up to five years, the company is targeting the fast-growing market for high-performance solutions in fields such as medical image processing, video surveillance, and automation technology for AOI systems.
Anglia has released a new Discrete Semiconductor Selection Guide, guiding customers through the vast range of industry standard discrete devices available. The interactive guide is Internet-linked – each product category has an associated Website Data Reference which takes customers straight to the associated page on Anglia Live.
RS Components (RS) has announced a global distribution agreement with passives giant AVX. The agreement enables RS to support the full AVX portfolio and give customers faster access to new products.
Arrow Electronics has posted fourth-quarter 2018 sales of $7.92bn, an increase of 5% from sales of $7.54bn in the fourth quarter of 2017. Fourth-quarter net income of $231m, compared with net income of $54m in the fourth quarter of 2017.
Mouser Electronics has renewed its sponsorship of the GEOX DRAGON Formula E Team throughout the 2018–19 racing season. Mouser is backing the team this year in collaboration with TTI and suppliers Molex and AVX. This marks the fifth-straight year that Mouser and Molex have sponsored Formula E racing.
EMEA sales grew 7% year on year in an upbeat trading update from Electrocomponents. In the four months to the end of January, northern Europe sales grew 8%, southern Europe sales rose 5% and central Europe revenues were up 9%.
EBV Elektronik and Power Integrations have agreed a distribution pact under which EBV will franchise Power Integrations’ products including ac-dc switching converter ICs for chargers and many other applications, LED drivers for lighting, the new BridgeSwitch brushless dc motor drives targeting appliances, and high-power gate drivers & boards.
In a welcome move for Silicon Glen and hundreds of employees, Diodes Inc says it will acquire Texas Instruments’ (TI) wafer fabrication facility and operation located in Greenock, Scotland (“GFAB”).
Electrocomponents has acquired Monition, a UK-based pioneer in the design, development and application of leading reliability and condition-monitoring systems.
RS Components (RS) has signed a franchised distribution agreement with CTS Corporation to support its Electronic Components Group in Europe.