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How AI is Revolutionising Procurement in the Electronics Industry

Artificial intelligence (AI) is revolutionising not only the future of technology and the electronics industry but also the way procurement professionals conduct their work. Currently, much of a procurement specialist’s job is manual. While some automated tool...

By Mouser Electronics | 20-06-2024

Sustainable E-Waste Solutions: Waldom's Green Stock Programme

Electronic waste, or E-waste, is a growing challenge for the electronics industry. As technologies advance, perfectly usable components often get discarded, ending up in landfills through scrapping. However, the innovative approach known as “Green Stock” reim...

By Waldom Electronics | 20-06-2024

How Managing Excess Inventory Contributes To Your ESG Goals

Approximately 90% of S&P 500 companies have implemented environmental, social, and governance (ESG) programmes, publishing annual reports for shareholders and the public. In the electronics industry, ESG reporting has become crucial due to the sector's un...

By Waldom Electronics | 13-06-2024

APIs in Procurement: Overcoming Integration Challenges for Efficiency Gains

Chances are, by now, you’ve heard talk of APIs and their prevalence in our work and home lives. In a world moving more toward automation every day, the API (Application Programming Interface) serves to provide us the material we’re searching for in a cohesive...

By Mouser Electronics | 05-06-2024

China’s Electronics Sector Shows Strong Growth in 2024

From January to April, the added value of electronic information manufacturing industries above designated size increased by 13.6% year-on-year. This growth outpaced both the general industrial sector and the high-tech manufacturing industry by 7.3 and 5.2 per...

By IBS Electronics | 05-06-2024

Will China's Influence in the Global Semiconductor Market Continue to Grow?

In early 2024, China's General Administration of Customs reported a 23.5% increase in integrated circuit (IC) imports and exports. This surge highlights China's strategic position in the global semiconductor industry. As the world's largest and fastest-growing...

By IBS Electronics | 23-05-2024

Combating Counterfeit Electronic Components: Flip Electronics e-Book

Counterfeit electronic components are one of the leading threats to the integrity of the electronics supply chain. A rigorous approach to sourcing and due diligence once parts arrive can help keep fraudulent components out of finished goods. So can staying abr...

By Jack Pollard | 20-05-2024

ECIA Welcomes New Manufacturers’ Council Members

The ECIA is pleased to announce the following new members of the Manufacturers’ Council: Russ Dzielak, Director of Channel and Key Accounts, Phoenix Contact Dawn Manhart, Sr. Director, Global Distribution and Marketing, Knowles JN Corman, Director...

By Jack Pollard | 17-05-2024

Navigating the Electronic Components Market: Insights from FermionX

As we close in on mid-2024, it offers a moment to assess the landscape of the electronic components market from FermionX’s viewpoint. Industry forecasts often seem detached to us, so hopefully our first-hand experience provides a unique, ground-level perspect...

By Seb Springall | 16-05-2024

Interconnection Watch: Market Insights with Samtec

Electropages sat down with Matt Burns, Global Director of Technical Marketing at Samtec, a global manufacturer of a broad line of electronic interconnect solutions, including connectors and cables, to understand how the market has performed so far in 2024, for...

By Jack Pollard | 14-05-2024

SIA Report: USA Projected to Triple Semiconductor Manufacturing Capacity by 2032

The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA), in partnership with the Boston Consulting Group (BCG), today released a report on the global chip supply chain that projects the United States will triple its domestic semiconductor manufacturing capacity from 2022...

By Jack Pollard | 08-05-2024

SIA Q1 2024 Global Semiconductor Sales Report: Increases of 15.2% YoY

The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) today announced worldwide sales of semiconductors totaled $137.7 billion during the first quarter of 2024, an increase of 15.2% compared to the first quarter of 2023 but 5.7% less than the fourth quarter of 2023. Sa...

By Jack Pollard | 07-05-2024

EXCLUSIVE A2 Global CEO on Cost Management and Electronics Procurement

Welcome to part two of an exclusive Electropages interview with Frank Cavallaro, Chief Executive Officer for A2 Global Electronics + Solutions, a distributor of electronic components and supply chain services. With more than 25 years of successful leadership e...

By Jack Pollard | 07-05-2024

EXCLUSIVE: A2 Global CEO on Navigating Electronics Supply Chain Challenges

Welcome to an exclusive Electropages interview with Frank Cavallaro, Chief Executive Officer for A2 Global Electronics + Solutions, a distributor of electronic components and supply chain services. With more than 25 years of successful leadership experience wi...

By Jack Pollard | 30-04-2024