Woodstock Wire: Avnet News

August 15, 2018

JDA Names Kevin Moriarty as CFO

Business Wire -- JDA Software, Inc. today announced the appointment of Kevin Moriarty as executive vice president and Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Moriarty...

August 15, 2018 07:24 PM

Rospedzihowski To Lead Premier Farnell EMEA Sales

Electronics Distribution News -- Premier Farnell has named industry veteran Rob Rospedzihowski as Vice President for Sales, EMEA reporting to Chris Breslin, President, Premier...

August 15, 2018 07:19 PM

Avnet Wins Back Microsemi Global Franchise

Electronics Purchasing Strategies -- The Microchip Technology/Microsemi Corp. distribution channel is beginning to gel following the March acquisition of Microsemi by Microchip....

August 15, 2018 07:17 PM

August 14, 2018

Summer school: NXP tackles embedded tech, human-machine interaction in training series

Distribution -- Avnet - To transform human-machine interaction for the increasingly automated and connected world, you need the technology and guidance to get...

August 14, 2018 04:16 PM

August 13, 2018

Where Avnet's Online Communities Are Now

Global Purchasing -- Avnet, the world's third largest electronics distributor, has invested in the online communities where electronics engineers give each other...

August 13, 2018 05:09 AM

India's Sakthivigneshwar R takes home third place in element14 Community Bluetooth Unleashed Design Challenge

Electronics Maker -- Community members harnessed the power of Bluetooth technology to demonstrate its versatility and transformative impact on designs element14.com...

August 13, 2018 05:07 AM

element14 community crowns UK's Shabaz Yousaf as winner of Bluetooth Unleashed Design Challenge

Components in Electronics -- element14.com, the world's largest electronic design community, has announced the winning designs of its "Bluetooth Unleashed" Design Challenge,...

August 13, 2018 05:07 AM

Avnet and NXP to Host Design Workshops

EE Catalog -- Avnet and NXP are hosting a series of workshops designed to help design engineers and creators develop new products with NXP's latest video...

August 13, 2018 03:48 AM

element14 Community Crowns Winners of Bluetooth Unleashed Design Challenge

EE Catalog -- Community members harnessed the power of Bluetooth technology to demonstrate its versatility and transformative impact on designs

August 13, 2018 03:48 AM

Avnet Sales Top $5bn In Q4

Electronics Distribution News -- Avnet revenues rose 9.8% year on year to $5.06bn in the fourth quarter of 2018. Income fell to $58.6m against $81.4m in the fourth quarter. Highlights...

August 13, 2018 03:29 AM

Avnet Q4 Sales up 10%

Electronics Purchasing Strategies -- Avnet, Inc. (Nasdaq: AVT) today announced results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended June 30, 2018. Fourth Quarter Key Financial Highlights...

August 13, 2018 03:28 AM

August 10, 2018

Avnet CEO Tells Wall Street 'Our Stock Price Will Start Soar'

Yahoo Finance -- Bill Amelio says the giant electronic components supplier is on a roll with strong sales and earnings.

August 10, 2018 02:49 PM

Avnet (AVT) Q4 Earnings & Sales Beat Estimates, Increase Y/Y

Yahoo Finance -- Avnet's (AVT) Q4 results ride on solid growth in the Electronics Components segment.

August 10, 2018 02:49 PM

August 09, 2018

Avnet (AVT) Q4 Earnings and Revenues Surpass Estimates

Yahoo Finance -- Avnet (AVT) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 2.06% and 4.79%, respectively, for the quarter ended June 2018. Do the numbers hold clues...

August 09, 2018 02:41 AM

Avnet: Fiscal 4Q Earnings Snapshot

Yahoo Finance -- On a per-share basis, the Phoenix-based company said it had net income of 50 cents. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were 99...

August 09, 2018 02:39 AM

Avnet Reports Fiscal Fourth Quarter and 2018 Financial Results

BUSINESS WIRE -- "We closed fiscal 2018 with great momentum in revenue growth, earnings and cash flow generation," said Bill Amelio, Chief Executive Officer, Avnet. "Avnet's unique ecosystem gives our customers access to an unparalleled suite of capabilities. We can now guide our enterprise and startup customers alike from idea to product and product to market. We do this by reducing complexity and delivering solutions that get products to market quickly and cost effectively. Our ecosystem is foundational, and when coupled with our ongoing transformation initiatives, we see a very exciting road ahead."

August 09, 2018 02:33 AM

August 06, 2018

New technical publications from element14 help designers expand their knowledge and skills

Electronics Maker -- Tech Spotlights help community members learn topics outside of their specialty so that they can push the boundaries of electronic design element14.com,...

August 06, 2018 03:21 AM

Avnet Named Distribution Partner for Microsemi

Electronics360 -- The move expands the distributor's relationship with Microchip.

August 06, 2018 12:57 AM

Farnell element14 presented with award for Best Marketing Practice by Honeywell

Components in Electronics -- Farnell element14, the development distributor, has been named "Best Marketing Practice Distributor of the Year" by Honeywell for its performance...

August 06, 2018 12:56 AM

element14 Community Takes Five Engineers on 'The Path to Programmable' in New Reality Series

EE Catalog -- Newark element14's community provides support on leading edge technology to its members.



element14.com, the...

August 06, 2018 12:44 AM

August 05, 2018

New Reality Series Seeks to Train Budding Engineers in FPGAs and SoCs

Electronics360 -- Newark Element14 will take five community members and teach them the technology, tools and design flow over a 12-week program.

August 05, 2018 06:52 AM

element14 community takes five engineers on "the Path to Programmable" in new reality series

Electronics Maker -- Community provides support on leading edge technology to it's members.



element14.com, the community for engineers,...

August 05, 2018 05:57 AM

August 03, 2018

5 Creators Show that there is Power in Numbers in Avnet's Communities

Distribution -- Avnet - Avnet brought together the largest engineering communities in the world, Hackster.io and element14, to provide a forum for collaboration....

August 03, 2018 06:56 PM

element14.com launches 'The Business of Engineering' podcast

Electronics Maker -- Dedicated podcast for startup leaders and tech entrepreneurs element14.com, the online community for engineers, has launched its first dedicated...

August 03, 2018 05:30 PM

Farnell element14 offer a range of exclusive brands providing price, performance and product customisation benefits

Components in Electronics -- Farnell element14, the development distributor, is providing customers with more affordable alternatives on a wide range of electrical and electronics...

August 03, 2018 12:16 AM

August 02, 2018

Farnell element14 prevents 83 tonnes of waste going to landfill with successful recycling scheme

Components in Electronics -- Farnell element14, the development distributor, is redirecting over 10 tonnes of waste from landfill each year through its recycling scheme....

August 02, 2018 04:15 AM

Farnell element14's IoT Hub asks "What's going on in the Internet of Things", providing new insight and technical articles for IoT developers

Components in Electronics -- Farnell element14, the development distributor, has added further new content to its IoT Hub. The IoT hub, available in English, French, German...

August 02, 2018 04:14 AM

August 01, 2018

Avnet Expands Relationship with Microchip

Yahoo Finance -- Named Global Distribution Partner for Microsemi Portfolio

August 01, 2018 04:50 AM

July 26, 2018

Avnet to Report Fiscal Fourth Quarter and 2018 Earnings on August 8

Yahoo Finance -- Conference call and webcast to follow at 1:30 pm PDT / 4:30 pm EDT

July 26, 2018 03:39 PM

July 19, 2018

ICYMI: Avnet Reached 1M Community Members-and is Celebrating with a Contest

Distribution -- Avnet - Avnet's got 1 million reasons to celebrate this summer. Why? Because we've reached a milestone of 1 million community members across...

July 19, 2018 04:06 PM

July 16, 2018

Farnell element14 Adds IDEC To MRO Line Up

Electronics Distribution News -- Farnell element14 has added IDEC, a supplier of industrial automation and control products to its European portfolio. The launch brings more...

July 16, 2018 04:02 PM

Farnell element14 add IDEC to its portfolio of industrial components

Components in Electronics -- Farnell element14 has added IDEC, a manufacturer of innovative industrial automation and control products to its broad range of automation and...

July 16, 2018 04:38 AM

New president at Avnet Abacus

Components in Electronics -- Avnet Abacus, one of Europe's leading interconnect, passive, electro-mechanical and power distributors and a regional business unit of Avnet,...

July 16, 2018 04:37 AM

July 11, 2018

Van Parijs Succeeds Ward As President At Avnet Abacus

Electronics Distribution News -- Nigel Ward has retired from the role of President, Avnet Abacus and will be replaced by another industry veteran Rudy Van Parijs. Ward leaves...

July 11, 2018 10:32 PM

July 07, 2018

Gartner Names Avnet a Top High-Tech Supply Chain Organizations

Electronics360 -- The company's Velocity group was also named a semi-finalists in Gartner's Chainnovators award.

July 07, 2018 04:03 AM

Avnet Silica extends its wireless technology portfolio with Digi International

Electronics Maker -- Partnership will focus on RF and wireless embedded module technologies for IoT Poing, Germany, 3 July 2018 - Avnet Silica, an Avnet company (NASDAQ:...

July 07, 2018 04:02 AM

Premier Farnell announce Chris Breslin as new President

Electronics Maker -- Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, announce a change in leadership as Graham McBeth retires from his position as President of Premier...

July 07, 2018 04:02 AM

element14 expands Test & Measurement Product Range with Additional Investment and New Products

Electronics Maker -- element14, the Development Distributor, has expanded its Test & Measurement product range with additional investment in its linecard including...

July 07, 2018 04:02 AM

Premier Farnell signs contract for state-of-the-art order fulfilment solution for new Leeds distribution centre

Components in Electronics -- Premier Farnell, a development distributor, has signed a contract with SSI Schaefer, one of the global innovators in the intralogistics sector,...

July 07, 2018 04:00 AM

Avnet Abacus honoured with Senten Manten Gold award by TDK

Components in Electronics -- Avnet Abacus, one of Europe's leading interconnect, passive, electro-mechanical and power distributors and a regional business unit of Avnet,...

July 07, 2018 04:00 AM

Avnet Silica Brings Digi International Into EMEA Fold

Electronics Distribution News -- Avnet Silica has started selling products from Digi International in the EMEA region. It follows the signing of a global distribution agreement...

July 07, 2018 02:13 AM

July 05, 2018

Former Avnet CEO joins Sourcely board of directors

Phoenix Business Journal -- Roy Vallee is the retired chairman and CEO of Avnet Inc., a global electronics distribution and value-added technology leader that grew from $6.4 billion in revenue in 1999, the year Vallee became CEO, to more than $26 billion by the time he retired in 2012.

July 05, 2018 09:19 PM

Avnet Abacus Wins Gold In TDK Awards

Electronics Distribution News -- Avnet Abacus is the recipient of TDK Corporation's 2017 European Senten Manten Gold award.

This recognition comes as a result of the consistently...

July 05, 2018 12:49 AM

July 03, 2018

Avnet Expands IoT Scope With Investment in Startup Hanhaa

Yahoo Finance -- Avnet (AVT) is set to provide real-time shipment tracking system, ParceLive, an IOT solution developed by Hanhaa.

July 03, 2018 07:58 PM

July 02, 2018

Avnet Selected by Hanhaa as Global Distribution Partner for ParceLive

Yahoo Finance -- Avnet (NASDAQ: AVT), a leading global technology distributor, announced today that it will begin to offer ParceLive, a real-time shipment...

July 02, 2018 10:38 PM

Avnet Named to Gartner Supply Chain Top 25

Electronics Purchasing Strategies -- Demonstrating its continued expertise in developing and managing strategic, value-enhancing supply chain solutions, Avnet (Nasdaq: AVT), a leading...

July 02, 2018 04:33 PM

June 27, 2018

Avnet Recognized in Gartner Supply Chain Top 25 Results for 2018 in High Tech Industry Category

BUSINESS WIRE -- Demonstrating its continued expertise in developing and managing strategic, value-enhancing supply chain solutions, Avnet (Nasdaq: AVT), a leading global technology company, has been recognized by research and advisory firm Gartner, Inc. as a high-tech supply chain organization.

June 27, 2018 08:51 PM

Avnet Showcases Collaborative Innovations to Accelerate Narrowband IoT at the Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2018

Media OutReach -- At the Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2018 starting today, Avnet Asia Pacific will showcase innovative Narrowband IoT (NB-IoT) solutions together with its partners, to accelerate the commercialization of NB-IoT.

June 27, 2018 04:09 PM

June 26, 2018

Avnet Taiwan Named Among "Best Companies to Work for in Asia"

Distribution -- Avnet - Avnet Asia Pte Ltd has been named one of the Best Companies to Work for in Asia - Taiwan by HR Asia magazine. HR Asia magazine's annual...

June 26, 2018 09:33 PM