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February 18, 2018

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February 18, 2018 03:50 AM

Premier Farnell Plans £60m Investment In New Warehouse

Electronics Distribution News -- Premier Farnell is investing in a 360,000 sq. foot warehouse. The move follows the distributor adding 60m of additional inventory in the past...

February 18, 2018 03:44 AM

February 16, 2018

Premier Farnell Invests in New Warehouse

Electronics Purchasing Strategies -- Premier Farnell, the technology distributor, today announces investment in a 360,000 sq foot warehouse at Muse Development's Logic Leeds, within...

February 16, 2018 06:42 PM

February 15, 2018

Avnet Named One of the Most Ethical Companies

Electronics Purchasing Strategies -- Avnet (NYSE: AVT), a leading global technology distributor, has been recognized as one of the 2018 World's Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere(r)...

February 15, 2018 06:57 PM

February 14, 2018

Avnet Named One of the World's Most Ethical Companies for Fifth Year

Business Wire - Distribution -- Avnet recognized as one of 2018 World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in the standards of ethical...

February 14, 2018 05:44 AM

February 13, 2018

Newark element14 Launches Raspberry Pi Expansion Board

Electronics Purchasing Strategies -- Newark element14, the Development Distributor, announces the launch of GraspIO Cloudio - a Raspberry Pi add-on board with Drag and Drop programming...

February 13, 2018 06:11 PM

February 12, 2018

Farnell adds Cloudio to Raspberry Pi

ElectronicsWeekly -- Farnell element14 is selling the GraspIO Cloudio - a Raspberry Pi add-on board with Drag and Drop programming interface on iPhone, iPad, Android....

February 12, 2018 06:09 PM

February 11, 2018

Video: The Top Startups to Watch in the Internet of Things and Automotive Safety in 2018

Electronics360 -- Premier Farnell has released the names of company's it is working with in its Startupbootcamp accelerator program

February 11, 2018 06:00 AM

element14 displaying the latest Development Boards from industry-leading suppliers at the India Electronics Week 2018

Electronics Maker -- element14, The Development Distributor for leading industry brands such as Infineon, NXP, Molex, TE...

February 11, 2018 05:54 AM

Pi Desktop: desirable, but Linux skills required

ElectronicsWeekly -- With the launch of Forthings - Farnell's new PayPal-enabled website for makers and educators - I noticed Pi Desktop, a lovely-looking Raspberry...

February 11, 2018 05:50 AM

February 10, 2018

Avnet and Xilinx Participate in Tech Talk Series Organized by A*STAR Scientists to Drive the Future of Automation

Distribution -- Avnet - With the aim to nurture start-ups and entrepreneurs in Singapore Avnet Asia partnered with Xilinx(r) in the "Lab to Market" Tech Talk Series, organized by the A*STAR Postdoc and Early Career Scientists Society (A*PECSS) at the JTC Launchpad in Singapore.

February 10, 2018 12:08 AM

February 07, 2018

Premier Farnell signs IDT in global deal

Distribution World - ElectronicsWeekly -- Premier Farnell has signed a worldwide distribution with supplier IDT. The online distributor will stock IDT's RF, timing, memory interface,...

February 07, 2018 06:47 PM

Arm Innovator Program Presents: Forrest Iandola on A.I. with Hackster.io

Electronics -- ARM IoT - Join Arm and Hackster.io for our second Arm Innovator interview this coming Tuesday, February 13th featuring Forrest Iandola, the CEO...

February 07, 2018 05:20 PM

Avnet Increases Quarterly Dividend by 5.5%

Business Wire - Distribution -- Avnet (NYSE: AVT), a leading global technology distributor, announced today that its Board of Directors approved a 5.5% increase in the quarterly...

February 07, 2018 04:56 PM

February 06, 2018

IDT, Premier Farnell Ink Distribution Agreement

Electronics Purchasing Strategies -- Premier Farnell announced a distribution agreement for the worldwide distribution of IDT's RF, timing, memory interface, real-time interconnect,...

February 06, 2018 07:11 PM

Avnet Supports Technology Innovation, Awards Hoolest Performance Technologies $100,000 as Winner of ASU Innovation Open

BUSINESS WIRE -- Avnet , a leading global technology distributor, in partnership with Arizona State University's Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering, today announced...

February 06, 2018 05:07 PM

Avnet's Next Test: Avoiding the Serial Restructuring Trap

ELECTRONICS PURCHASING STRATEGIES - Distribution -- Avnet Inc. Is mending. It is not hale and hearty yet, though, and as it revels in recent financial wins, the distributor confronts a new challenge:...

February 06, 2018 05:07 PM

February 05, 2018

IDT and Premier Farnell Announce New Franchise

Yahoo Finance -- Integrated Device Technology, ...

February 05, 2018 05:52 PM

February 04, 2018

Online Tool Configures Samtec Connectors for Any Occasion

Global Purchasing -- Premier Farnell is trying to help electrical engineers that know what connector they need but don't know how to find it. The electronics distributor...

February 04, 2018 11:57 PM

Element14 Picks the Top 10 Parts for Makers in 2018

Electronics360 -- The parts include starter kits, connectors, sensors and more

February 04, 2018 11:54 PM

Avnet and Kickstarter Sign 20 Startups to its Hardware Studio Initiative in 4 months

Electronics360 -- The program has already helped to fund successful campaigns with manufacturing capabilities and designs

February 04, 2018 11:54 PM

Avnet Silica demonstrating extensive range of products, technologies and knowhow across key application sectors at Embedded World 2018

Electronics Maker -- Exhibiting with Avnet Abacus and Farnell Element 14, company to present more than 60 leading-edge product and application demos at the show Poing,...

February 04, 2018 11:52 PM

element14 announces availability of the LulzBot TAZ 6 and LulzBot Mini 3D printers

Electronics Maker -- 3D printers provide production grade prints, reliability and ease-of-use for beginners and 3D professionals Singapore- 25th January 2018: element14,...

February 04, 2018 11:51 PM

Element14 Community Awards winners

ElectronicsWeekly -- Farnell element14 has announced the winners of its annual Community Awards. They come in six categories: Member of the Year, Community Project...

February 04, 2018 11:48 PM

Avnet places four MiniZed Speedway Design Workshops online-free

Xcell Daily Blog -- The Avnet MiniZed is an incredibly low-cost dev board based on the Xilinx Zynq Z7007S SoC with WiFi and Bluetooth built in. It currently lists...

February 04, 2018 10:46 PM

Meet the student startup that won $100,000 in ASU/Avnet competition

Yahoo Finance -- Hoolest Performance Technologies was the grand winner in Friday's Arizona State University Innovation Open, winning $100,000 from main sponsor...

February 04, 2018 02:21 AM

Avnet to Present at the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference 2018 and the Raymond James 39th Annual Institutional Investors Conference

Avnet, Inc. -- Avnet to Present at the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference 2018 and the Raymond James 39th Annual Institutional Investors Conference

February 04, 2018 02:20 AM

February 02, 2018

Avnet signs MOU with the Hanoi University of Science and Technology to Launch IoT Masterclass Series for Engineering Students

Distribution -- Avnet - IoT - The MOU signing ceremony between Avnet Asia Pte Ltd and the School of Electrical Engineering at the Hanoi University of Science and Technology (56.19 KB) Avnet Asia Pte Ltd signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Hanoi University of Science and Technology (HUST).

February 02, 2018 04:58 PM

February 01, 2018

forthings.io Takes Premier Farnell Into B2C Market

Electronics Distribution News -- Hobbyists and makers as well as those involved in technology education now have a website to call their own. Premier Farnell has launched forthings.com,...

February 01, 2018 08:05 PM

Avnet's MiniZed SpeedWay Design Workshop Videos Now Available On Demand

Business Wire - Distribution -- Four-part MiniZed(tm) SpeedWay Design Workshops(tm) from Avnet are now available online for free, on-demand viewing at ZedBoard.org.

February 01, 2018 04:38 PM

January 30, 2018

Europe, Asia/Pacific Lead Avnet Sales Advance

Electronics Distribution News -- Avnet sales rose 5.8% to $4.52bn from $4.27bn in the second quarter to December 2017. Europe and Asia/Pacific led the advance. Sales in EMEA...

January 30, 2018 06:04 PM

element14.com Announces Community Award Winners

Electronics Distribution News -- element14.com has announced the winners of its annual Community Awards. The top innovations and boundary-pushing designs are featured in six...

January 30, 2018 06:04 PM

Gallagher Gauges Avnet's Transformation

Electronics Purchasing Strategies -- Phil Gallagher is optimistic about Avnet Inc. Following the announcement of the distributor's fiscal Q2 earnings, the president of Avnet's electronic...

January 30, 2018 06:03 PM

Avnet Announces Fiscal Q2 Results

Electronics Purchasing Strategies -- Avnet, Inc. (NYSE:AVT) today announced results for the second quarter ended December 30, 2017. Second Quarter Results Sales of $4.5 billion were...

January 30, 2018 06:02 PM

January 25, 2018

Avnet Reports Second Quarter Fiscal 2018 Results

BUSINESS WIRE -- "Our team delivered a strong quarter with improvements across our business. We exceeded our financial commitments and importantly, the Americas region has stabilized after several quarters of challenges," said Avnet CEO Bill Amelio.

January 25, 2018 05:09 PM

January 22, 2018

Newark element14 ensures delivery of genuine components to customers

Electronics Extra -- Distributor announces compliance with SAE Aerospace Standard AS6496

January 22, 2018 05:46 PM

Avnet opens Xilinx Zynq design workshops

ElectronicsWeekly -- Registration is now open for a series of interactive SpeedWay Design Workshops to help engineers jump-start the development of single-core Xilinx...

January 22, 2018 03:45 AM

Bringing embedded vision systems to market

ElectronicsWeekly -- Michael Uyttersprot, of Avnet Silica, discusses embedded vision and what is required to bring a system to market for real-world applications


January 22, 2018 03:45 AM

January 16, 2018

Avnet Showcases New IoT Hardware, Software Solutions at CES 2018

Global Purchasing -- Following the launch of its new IoT services suite in December and ConnectIoT platform in January, Avnet reveals new partnerships and initiatives...

January 16, 2018 07:20 PM

January 15, 2018

Need to power a Xilinx FPGA, Zynq SoC, or Zynq UltraScale+ MPSoC? Avnet and Infineon have a free Webinar for you on January 16.

Xcell Daily Blog -- Providing good, filtered, reliable, and precise power to FPGAs and SoCs is an engineering challenge and if you'd like help meeting with challenge...

January 15, 2018 06:36 PM

Avnet offers $198.99 Aaware Far-Field Sound Capture Platform with Zynq-based MiniZed as complete Amazon Alexa and Google Home dev kit

Xcell Daily Blog -- Late last week, Avnet announced that it's now offering the Aaware Sound Capture Platform paired with the MiniZed Zynq SoC development platform...

January 15, 2018 06:36 PM

January 11, 2018

Avnet Schedules Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2018 Earnings Announcement

Avnet, Inc. -- Avnet Schedules Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2018 Earnings Announcement

January 11, 2018 04:42 PM

January 10, 2018

Avnet Announces Upgraded IoT Starter Kit

Business Wire - Distribution -- Avnet introduces second generation IoT Starter Kit powered by AT&T IoT Services, accelerating sensor-to-cloud application and service...

January 10, 2018 02:49 AM

January 08, 2018

Avnet to Demonstrate Vertical-Specific IoT Solutions at CES

Business Wire - Distribution -- Avnet to demonstrate new portfolio of vertical-specific smart connectivity solutions featuring silicon from top suppliers like...

January 08, 2018 08:44 PM

SMC Diodes Inks Global Distribution Agreement with Avnet USI

PowerPulse.Net -- SMC Diode Solutions announced a global distribution agreement with Avnet USI, a business region of Avnet, Inc. leader in Hi-Rel/MILSPEC and space...

January 08, 2018 02:52 AM

Avnet and Aaware enhance sound capture for AI applications

ElectronicsWeekly -- At CES18 (9 - 12 January), Aaware will introduce its Sound Capture platform, based on Avnet's MiniZed Zynq SoC. It integrates algorithmic acceleration...

January 08, 2018 02:47 AM

January 07, 2018

SMC Diode Solutions Inks Distribution Deal with Avnet USI

Electronics Purchasing Strategies -- SMC Diode Solutions, a global leader in the design, manufacturing and marketing of discrete semiconductors, voltage regulators, and die and wafer...

January 07, 2018 06:04 AM

January 05, 2018

Avnet Launches Cloud-Based IoT Platform & Services via Azure

Yahoo Finance -- Avnet launches cloud-based IoT software platform and solutions on Microsoft's Azure.

January 05, 2018 09:40 PM