Avnet Silica has received the Distributor of the Year 2018 award for a third consecutive year from ON Semiconductor. Each year ON Semiconductor honours its top distribution partners for each of its major sales region around the world. Avnet Silica has won the award for the EMEA region in 2016, 2017 and now 2018.
Future Electronics and Afero, an IoT platform company have forged a global partnership to assist customers in substantially reducing time-to-market for Smart Home and Smart Industry products.
Electrocomponents has today (April 4) rolled a brand new global business unit targeting the single board computer (SBC) and Internet of Things (IoT) markets. Called OKdo, it will have its own dedicated team, website and partners, separate from its sister company RS Components.
Nick Wheeler has been named as Sales Director at Lane Electronics. He joins Lane from LPA Connection Systems where he occupied a similar post.
Anglia has expanded its Field Applications Engineering (FAE) team with the addition of two experienced electronics engineers. Based in the North of England, Johan Thomas will work with customers designing in Analog Devices products, and Joshua Barton will support customers with STMicroelectronics parts.
UK manufacturers should make full use of any Brexit delays to mitigate supply risks, says Mark Shanley, Sales and Marketing Director of Astute Electronics.
EBV Elektronik, RoodMicrotec and Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS have forged an agreement to produce and market Fraunhofer’s IIS ready-to-use chip IP.
Avnet is to accept cryptocurrency for products and services. It is working with BitPay a global blockchain payment provider. The company says it will provide customers with more convenient ways to complete their financial transactions.
Strengthening its drive into the power products market, Gateway Electronic Components, has launched a new dedicated website www.thepowergateway.com to showcase its rapidly expanding range of associated franchises and power products.