Electronic Products & Technology


January 28, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

J-Squared Technologies to distribute Hammond products

Hammond Manufacturing Ltd., Guelph, leading provider of electrical and electronic enclosures, racks and cabinets, power bars and electronic transformers, has appointed Mississauga-based J-Squared Technologies Inc. as one of its distributors in Canada. “J-Squared’s experienced sales force will make a great…
January 27, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

GE Expands operations in US

GE Intelligent Platforms announced the expansion of its facility in Huntsville AL with the formal opening of a new building. Huntsville is a key location for GE Intelligent Platforms, serving the defense and aerospace industries as well as multiple industrial…
January 25, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Nominations sought for Public Sector Leadership in advanced technology

High tech association CATAAlliance has sent out a call for nominations for its long-standing award for Public Sector Leadership in advanced technology, named the Wilfrid Laurier Public Sector Leadership Award in Advanced Technology. The Public Sector Leadership Award is presented…
January 22, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

ECIA position paper details conflict minerals reporting

The Electronics Components Industry Association (ECIA), Atlanta GA, recently released a position paper on the use of a reporting template as it relates to raw materials used in the production of electronics components within the supply chain. The enactment of…
January 21, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Motion Engine invests in Montreal, targets global wearable electronics market

Montreal-based specialists in next-generation micro-electro-mechanical systems (MEMS) motion sensing systems – Motion Engine Inc., has announced its decision to invest in Greater Montréal to develop its technology and take on the North American and international markets. “Greater Montréal is an…
January 20, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Innovation Thrives at the 2014 International CES

With never-before seen tech breakthroughs and thousands of new products launched, innovation took center stage at the 2014 International CES. Owned and produced by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), the 2014 CES ran January 7-10, in Las Vegas NV. “Technology…
January 13, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Why products fail RoHS compliance: Claigan webinar

Ottawa-based provider of compliance and testing solutions for RoHS, REACH SVHC, conflict minerals, Claigan Environmental Inc. will present a webinar on why products fail for RoHS compliance, to be held on 15 January 2014. Claigan conducts regular testing of products…
January 12, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

IEWC seeks to purchase Westlake Electronic Supply

IEWC, Milwaukee WI, has entered into a definitive purchase agreement to acquire the assets of Westlake Electronic Supply, a leading supplier of electronic components to the broadcast, audio video telecommunication and RF markets. The acquisition will support IEWC’s global initiatives…
January 11, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

John Deere Electronic Solutions completes identity transition

John Deere Electronic Solutions Inc. (JDES), Fargo ND, has completed the transition in corporate identity started 18 months ago and has eliminated use of its original name Phoenix International. Since 1999, JDES has been wholly owned by Deere & Co.,…
January 10, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

BlackBerry appoints leadership for devices biz

BlackBerry Ltd. Waterloo ON, recently announced that Ron Louks will join the firm as president, devices and emerging solutions reporting to BlackBerry’s executive chair and CEO, John Chen. “I am pleased to add another outstanding addition to BlackBerry’s executive leadership…
January 8, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Canon Canada to amalgamate OCE as a division

Canon Canada Inc., Mississauga ON, leader in digital imaging solutions, announced that Oce-Canada Inc., its wholly-owned subsidiary since January 2013, has been amalgamated as a division of the company and will operate under the name Professional Printing Solutions Group, effective…
January 7, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Avigilon to acquire Video Analytics firm

Vancouver-based Avigilon Corp. a leader in high-definition (HD) surveillance solutions, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the video analytics company VideoIQ Inc., Billerica MA, for cash consideration of US$32-million. The transaction is expected to close early this month. Founded…