Topic: Passive Components
Japan-based Kyocera Corp. and U.S component supplier AVX have entered into a definitive merger agreement.
Japanese e-commerce company MoDeCH is offering a complete online library of vendor-supplied and proprietary SPICE simulation models.
Components supplier Vishay Intertechnology saw both its fourth-quarter and full year 2019 sales and earnings fall from year-ago levels.
Mixed earnings results dominated news in the electronics industry the week of January 20.
AVX reported weak sales and earnings in its December fiscal quarter due to continuing extended inventory levels and weak orders.
Passive components supplier Kemet posted a loss in its September quarter and was acquired by Taiwan-based Yageo.
After an extended period of long lead times and robust demand, suppliers of passive components such as capacitors, resistors and inductors are now bearing the brunt of a weakening electronics market that is manifesting itself in slackening sales of consumer electronics and prompting suppliers to lower quarterly forecasts.
Research says growth is due to using fibers to shield electromagnetic energy from smartphones and electronics.
Artificial diamond properties open exciting opportunities in diverse applications.
Flexible, electrically-conductive silicone adhesive provides strong EMI shielding.