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    Interconnect Industry News – July 11, 2017

    The Latest Interconnect Industry News Event News DesignCon 2018 is still accepting abstracts through tomorrow, Wednesday, July 12. Samtec is exhibiting at the 2017 China Electronic Show in Chengdu July 16–18, which will welcome more than 800 exhibitors and 25,000 visitors. ATI-INTERCO introduced a SWaP optimized miniature range of 1-and 2mm-pitch PCB connectors for harsh environment Read More >>

  • Connector Industry Loses Giant: Dave Brearley, 1943-2017

    Dave Brearley, a valued contributor to Connector Supplier and the Medical Market Director for Bishop & Associates Inc., passed away on June 9, 2017. Dave spent more than 30 years in the connector industry, working with multiple suppliers and influencing countless colleagues along the way. He began his connector career with Berg Electronics, a division Read More >>

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Interconnect Industry News – July 11, 2017

The Latest Interconnect Industry News Event News DesignCon 2018 is still accepting abstracts through tomorrow, Wednesday, July 12. Samtec is exhibiting at the 2017 China Electronic Show in Chengdu July 16–18, which will welcome more than 800 exhibitors and 25,000 visitors. ATI-INTERCO introduced a SWaP optimized miniature range of 1-and 2mm-pitch PCB connectors for harsh environment Read More >>

Connector Industry Loses Giant: Dave Brearley, 1943-2017

Dave Brearley, a valued contributor to Connector Supplier and the Medical Market Director for Bishop & Associates Inc., passed away on June 9, 2017. Dave spent more than 30 years in the connector industry, working with multiple suppliers and influencing countless colleagues along the way. He began his connector career with Berg Electronics, a division Read More >>

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Interconnect Industry News Updates

Interconnect Industry News Updates   Distribution News Heilind Electronics now offers Switchcraft’s new Right Angle Tini-QG Mini XLR Series circular connectors. Part of the XLR Sealed Series, which features an extra-long mating cycle and IP66 waterproof protection, the robust new connectors accommodate cables up to 0.15”, offer a larger flex relief for lengths up to Read More >>

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New Product News Roundup

In the market for a new solution? We’ve rounded up, summarized, and linked the latest connectors, cables, assemblies, tools, and accessories to hit the market.   New Product News Connectors and Cable Assemblies Rated for 15A and 600V, AVX’s new STRIPT™ 9177-500 Series single IDC contacts quickly, easily, and reliably deliver impregnable, UL-certified, cold-welded and Read More >>

One-on-One with Robin Gray of ECIA

The Electronic Components Industry Association (ECIA) has long been at the forefront of educating buyers and helping them get the genuine components they need. ConnectorSupplier.com’s managing editor Chris Warner recently had the opportunity to talk with Robin Gray, COO and general counsel of ECIA, to discuss the challenges presented by counterfeiting in the electronics industry. Read More >>

Let the European Connector Industry Know How It’s Doing!

Evaluate the European Connector Industry Connector manufacturers are continually trying to improve the buying experience. Of course, they have to provide the basics in order to help you meet your goals of getting to market on time and on budget. But a lot more goes into providing truly good customer service: Are connector manufacturers providing Read More >>

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IPC Welcomes New Senior Director of Learning and Professional Development

IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries® announces the addition of Dave Hernandez, senior director of learning and professional development, to its staff at IPC headquarters in Bannockburn (Chicago), Illinois.  Hernandez joins IPC with 18 years of experience in education. He specializes in educational technology, competency and certification modeling, and strategic planning. For the last eight years, Read More >>

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Mouser Electronics Names Mark Burr-Lonnon Senior VP of Global Service and EMEA, APAC Business

Mouser Electronics, Inc., a new product introduction leader that empowers innovation, announced the promotion of Mark Burr-Lonnon to Senior Vice President of GlobalService and EMEA and APAC Business. Since moving to Mouser in 2008 from its parent company, TTI, Burr-Lonnon has led Mouser’s global management team, and is largely responsible for planning, directing, and coordinating Read More >>

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PEI-Genesis Says “Thanks a Million” to Customers and Partners as it Reaches One Million Unique Part Number Milestone

Fiftieth wedding anniversaries, hundredth birthdays, becoming a parent — reaching milestones deserves recognition and, for PEI-Genesis, one of the world’s fastest assemblers of precision connectors and cable assemblies, reaching an inventory of one million unique parts is worthy of acknowledgement. “It’s the perfect time to say ‘thanks a million’ to our customers, our partners, and Read More >>

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Cinch Connectivity Solutions Celebrates 100 Years of Ingenuity

Cinch Connectivity Solutions, a Bel group company and a global leader in delivering reliable connectivity solutions, celebrates 100 years of ingenuity this year. In 1917, Arthur Kimbell, a 27-year-old civil engineer with a vision to revolutionize the automotive industry with the push-button window fastener, founded the Automobile and Engineering Company, which later became Cinch. Cinch Read More >>

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Avnet’s Team of IoT Experts to Present at IoT World 2017

Avnet, a leading global technology distributor, will share its IoT industry knowledge and expertise throughout Internet of Things World 2017, which will take place May 16 – 18 at the Santa Clara Convention Center. Executives representing Avnet’s leading team of IoT experts will share insights on how companies of all sizes can design, supply, build, and Read More >>

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Interconnect Industry News for May 5, 2017

We’ve rounded up, summarized, and linked the latest interconnect industry news pertaining to: events, awards, partnerships, promotions, personnel, manufacturing, and distribution. Event News TE Connectivity plans to unveil several new high-efficiency products at LIGHTFAIR International 2017, which will take place in Philadelphia May 9 – 11. Releases will be grouped into four focus areas: outdoor, Read More >>