Suppliers of electronic parts have long been building their repertoire of service offerings to design engineer and purchasing customers, and the newest wave is focused on design tools that help engineers streamline and speed the design process.
Distributor site responds to growing demand for security solutions; ECIA hosts Executive Conference, honors distinguished service from long-time members of the electronics supply chain.
North American distributors continue to follow new business opportunities in Europe, capitalizing on November’s Electronica 2014 exhibition to make new connections.
Titles focus on negotiation and strategy; plus news from Allied Electronics, Avnet, International Rectifier, and more.
Avnet’s Lalit Wadhwa to talk about using metrics to meet procurement objectives; plus news from Qualtek, Vision Components, ECIA, and more.
Purchasing professionals fare better in 2014 as salaries increase more than expected, but the industry is following the national trend toward low salary increases and a greater emphasis on variable pay programs.
Electronica presents workshops on security solutions for the networked world to address concerns amid rising popularity of IoT market; plus news from Mouser, Allied, and TTI.