Press releases

  • Omron release two new Barometric Sensors for battery operated mobile devices

    Hoofddorp, Netherlands, Wednesday, 23 August 2017 –  Two new MEMS-based barometric pressure sensors from Omron Electronic Components Europe are specifically designed to support height and pressure measurement in drones, smartphones, pedometers and other battery powered mobile systems. The new Omron 2SMPB-02B and 2SMPB-02E sensors provide stable and reliable height and pressure measurements, allowing changes in… Read more »

  • ETAL Group names new Key Account Manager, Nordic

    Stockholm, Sweden, 21 August 2017 – ETAL Group, world leaders in magnetic components for power and signal applications, today announced that it has recruited Mikael Lundkvist as Key Account Manager for the Nordic region, reporting to Global Sales Manager Michael Nielsen. He brings over twenty years sales and marketing experience to the ETAL team. Michael… Read more »

  • Anglia offers free Wireless Development Platform for IoT applications

    Wisbech, Monday, 21 August 2017 – Anglia is offering customers the EVAL-ADICUP3029 from Analog Devices, an Arduino-like development platform with an ultra-low power consumption micro which is ideal for the development of Internet of Things (IoT) applications. The ADUCM3029 MCU system is based on the ARM Cortex-M3 processor and has an integrated collection of digital… Read more »

  • Matthias Kassner to become Vice President Product Marketing at EnOcean

    Matthias Kassner, EnOcean’s Product Marketing Director, will take over the position of Vice President Product Marketing in order to further expand the company’s position as the leading supplier of self-powered solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT) by defining future, innovative EnOcean products. Oberhaching, July 27, 2017 – EnOcean, the world’s leading developer of energy… Read more »

  • Zytronic to serve pizza to French consumers

    Zytronic touch sensors transform user interface for out-of-hours pizza vending machines Newcastle, UK, 19 July 2017.  Zytronic, a leader in durable, high performance Projected Capacitive Technology (PCT™ and MPCT™) touch sensors today announced that its touch sensors are being used in the ADIAL PIZZADOOR, a self-service vending machine retailing high quality pizzas for the notoriously… Read more »

  • Omron releases multi-function Environmental Sensor for the IoT

    Hoofddorp, Netherlands, Tuesday, 18th July 2017 – Omron Electronic Components Europe today announced a multi-function Environmental Sensor that quickly allows designers to monitor seven parameters from one easy to integrate module.  Specifically designed for the growing number of autonomous IoT systems, the new Omron 2JCIE-BL01 Sensor measures temperature, humidity, light, UVI, barometric pressure, noise and… Read more »

  • Anglia awarded TDK Silver Distribution Award for Outstanding Business Performance in 2016

    Wisbech, UK, Monday, 17th July 2017 – Anglia Components, a UK and Ireland distributor for TDK and EPCOS products, today announced that it has received the TDK Silver Distribution Award for Outstanding Business Performance in 2016. Speaking at the European Distribution Awards ceremony in Munich, Dietmar Jaeger, Vice President Distribution at TDK, said, “I would… Read more »

  • Microlease launches LEO Asset Management solution at DSEi

    DSEi ExCel, London September 12-15 2017 Stand: S2-162 Microlease launches LEO Asset Management solution at DSEi Aims to drive efficiency and performance improvements throughout the industry Harrow, UK, 12 July 2017: Test equipment sourcing specialist Microlease plc is to launch a new Asset Management solution, enabling aerospace and defence manufacturers and contractors to lower costs… Read more »

  • Passengers to Barcelona-El Prat airport are now greeted by a BrightSign-powered virtual assistant

    Using BrightSign’s HD1023 player, passengers to El-Prat Airport are given a virtual greeting to improve the customer journey  Cambridge, UK, (Monday, 10th July 2017) – BrightSign, LLC®, the global market leader in digital signage media players, today announced that its HD1023 player has been used at the busy Barcelona-El Prat Airport to power a Virtual… Read more »

  • ETAL Group opens UK R&D Centre

    Announcement follows acquisition of transformer manufacturer Grandchain Andrew Adams named ETAL Technical Manager Ditchling, Sussex, 10 July 2017 – ETAL Group, world leaders in magnetic components for power and signal applications, has announced the opening of a new UK Research and Development Centre with a fast turnaround prototyping and small batch facility. It has also… Read more »

  • andersDX launches circular AMOLED modules

    Extends circular display range into a new technology London, UK, Thursday, 29 June 2017. andersDX today announced the addition of a round AMOLED display to its range for wearable and instrumentation applications, complementing the circular PMOLED and touchscreen modules that it already offers. andersDX launched AMOLED (Active Matrix OLED) technology for the industrial market in… Read more »

  • 3M showcases latest vehicle customisation products at Goodwood Festival of Speed 2017

    Goodwood Festival of Speed, 29 June to 2 July 2017 Stand number: 501/502 3M showcases latest vehicle customisation products at Goodwood Festival of Speed 2017 Live vehicle wrap demos, latest new colours including flip colours, competitions, freebies and more Bracknell, UK, 28 June 2017 – 3M, the science-based technology company, is to feature live vehicle… Read more »

  • Authorised Distributor results for May ’17 reflect market growth and extending lead-times

    Authorised Distributor results for May ’17 reflect market growth and extending lead-times. Buntingford, Herts, 27 June  2017: The latest figures released by The Electronic Components Supply Network show that UK electronic components sales revenue grew by 24% in May ’17 when compared to the same month last year, led by the professional community’s “Semiconductors” reporting… Read more »

  • Anglia aims for £100 million in five years

    Five year plan builds on consistent track record of outgrowing the market Wisbech, UK, Monday, 26 June 2017 – Anglia Components today announced a five year plan to grow their share to 10% of the UK electronic component distribution market, with a turnover of £100 million. The company has outgrown the market for the last… Read more »

  • ZeeVee and ATEA create interconnected campus at Norway’s top university

    Boston, 21 June 2017, ZeeVee, Inc. a global manufacturer of video and signal distribution technology and leading Norwegian system integrator ATEA today announced a successful project to create a fully interconnected AV suite of lecture rooms and teaching laboratories in a new building at Norway’s largest university, the Norwegian University of Technology and Science (NTNU)… Read more »

  • Lynx focuses on securing autonomous and connected vehicles at escar

    Media Alert escar USA 21-22 June 2017 Detroit, MI, USA Lynx focuses on securing autonomous and connected vehicles at escar Demonstrations also reflect recent partnership between ETAS and Lynx Detroit, MI, 20 June 2017 – Secure autonomous and connected vehicles will be the focus for Lynx Software Technologies at the 5th escar USA in Detroit,… Read more »

  • Zytronic Powers New Exhibit at the National Air and Space Museum of the Smithsonian Institution in Washington D.C.

    Newcastle, UK, 19 June 2017.  Zytronic, a leader in durable, high-performance Projected Capacitive Technology (PCT™ and MPCT™) touch sensors, has supplied an 84” diagonal touch sensor to the National Air and Space Museum of the Smithsonian Institution (NASM) for inclusion in a recently unveiled exhibit. The museum – which displays the world’s largest collection of… Read more »

  • Artist Helps Viewers “See” the Beauty of the Wind, Aided by Dichroic Film from 3M.

    Specially commissioned sculpture supports spirit of experimentation and innovation at new Royal Horticultural Society Chatsworth garden show. Bracknell, UK, 13 June 2017 – 3M, the science-based technology company, has provided support to artist Andrew Lee, for his sculpture installation “The Invisible Wind” which has been specially -commissioned for the new Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) Flower… Read more »