Buyers still want it all from distributors—global support, inventory optimization, supply chain visibility, and more. But partnership is playing an increasingly important role in delivering those services to manufacturing customers.
As the world market for consumer medical devices grows, distributors are sharpening their focus on medical electronics customers
The interconnect, passive, and electromechanical market remains solid. Avnet’s Dave Jakubowski talks about Avnet’s strategy to bring IP&E capabilities to its customers.
Despite some re-shoring activity and slowing growth, Asia remains the world’s low-cost manufacturing center and a key business target for electronics distributors
New embedded technology solutions and a key acquisition for Avnet in Europe topped component distribution news this summer
Distributors focus on automotive markets and value-added services to drive connector sales.
Suppliers strive to meet the needs of a wider range of customers today, with an eye toward hot markets such as medical, gaming, and digital signage.
Demand to reduce power consumption and increase end-product functionality fuels the microcontroller market.