Electronic Products & Technology



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July 14, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Sager receives ISO 9001:2015 and AS9120B certifications

Quality management system meets newest standards
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June 21, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Allied Electronics & Automation inks disty deal with Seek Thermal

Allied Electronics & Automation has signed a distribution agreement with Seek Thermal, manufacturer of thermal imaging technology. “We are very excited to add Seek Thermal to our product offering,” says product director Marie Dawson.  “Our customers are consistently looking for…
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March 15, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

XP Power appoints Utech as distributor in Canada

XP Power, manufacturer of ac-dc power supplies and dc-dc converters, has appointed Utech Electronics, Uxbridge ON, as its distributor for Canada. XP Power products serve many applications, including medical, industrial, technology, railway and defence.  As a result of the agreement,…
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February 18, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

North American distribution component sales up 2.2%: ECIA report

Distributor component sales for North America showed solid growth again in the fourth quarter of 2017, as sales improved 2.2% over the previous year period, according to a report from ECIA. Book to Bill was a strong 1.1 through 2017,…
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February 11, 2018 by Stephen Law

Future joins the ERA

Montreal-based Future Electronics, a global distributor of electronic components, has become an active member of the Electronics Representatives Association (ERA), an organization that serves and speaks for electronics industry reps, manufacturers and distributors who are field sales partners.    “Future…
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January 2, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Allied announces company name change

Allied Electronics, Fort Worth TX, announced that the company will begin operating under a new trade name and will be known as Allied Electronics & Automation, effective immediately. The company’s ownership and staff have not changed.  “Our new name better…
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December 3, 2017 by EP&T Magazine

Avnet’s online ecosystem adds engineer on demand service

‘Ask Avnet’ intelligent agent now available on Avnet.com in the Americas
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October 19, 2017 by Stephen Law

Sager signs disty deal with RRC Power Solutions

Sager Electronics has signed a North American distribution partnership with RRC Power Solutions, a global leader for smart batteries and battery charging technology.   “We are excited to partner with RRC Power Solutions and offer our customers standard, off-the-shelf smart battery…
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October 10, 2017 by Wally Johnson, VP finance, supply and IT, Firstronic

Avoiding supply chain disruption requires an old school approach

The electronics supply chain has now entered the perfect storm. Pre-Harvey and Irma, the passive component (resistors and capacitors) market was already in rough waters. Over the last year, lead-times became unusually long because demand for these parts has grown…
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September 24, 2017 by Stephen Law

Ohmite signs global disty deal with Future

Ohmite Manufacturing signed a new global distribution agreement with Future Electronics, which includes affiliates ARCOL Resistors and Davies Molding.  “We are thrilled to add Future Electronics as an authorized distributor knowing they will be a significant part of our global sales expansion,”…
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September 14, 2017 by Stephen Law

Future inks disty deal with Lumentum

Disty now shipping Microsemi’s AcuEdge Development Kit
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October 3, 2016 by Steve Vecchiarelli, vice-president supply chain solutions, Digi-Key Electronics

Understanding the move from a traditional to a digital supply chain with the Supply Chain of Things

Fifty years ago, Moore’s Law told us the number of transistors per square inch on integrated circuits will double every two years for the foreseeable future. While that estimate has mostly held true, it is predicted that Moore’s Law will…