Press releases

  • Omron launches efficient PWM controlled power relays

    Hoofddorp, Netherlands, Tuesday, 8 June, 2021 – Omron Electronic Components Europe has launched PWM controlled versions of three of its most popular power relays offering coil power levels 75-90% lower than comparable standard versions. Omron G2RL, G5Q and G5NB relays are now available in types supporting pulse width modulation (PWM) of the coil holding current,… Read more »

  • LEDVANCE launches street lamps for retrofit solutions

    The lamps achieve outstanding efficiency with very low maintenance costs Warrington, UK, 7 June 2021 – LEDVANCE have launched a new range of OSRAM NAV LED retrofit lamps to provide impressive street lighting in replacement of high-pressure sodium vapour lamps (NAV). The OSRAM NAV LEDs offer an efficient LED alternative in terms of consumption and… Read more »

  • Affordable wireless light switches halve installation cost

    Kozee battery free switches can be used by anyone – and integrated into a smart home installation Farnborough, England, Wednesday 26 May, 2021 –  A new range of affordable wireless and battery free light switches offering half the installed cost of a standard wired switch has been launched by Kozee™, a new entrant to the… Read more »

  • BrightSign and Nexmosphere partner to create new retail experiences

    BrightSign players integrated with touchless technologies showcase the future of interactivity at ISE and online Cambridge, UK, Tuesday, 25th May 2021 – BrightSign, LLC®, the global market leader in digital signage media players, today announced that BrightSign players have been integrated with Nexmosphere technology to help tempt customers back into bricks and mortar retail stores… Read more »

  • Affordable Pocketed-Tape Former Enables Small-Parts Packaging On Demand

    Petersfield, UK, 25 May 2021 – Adaptsys, leaders in component carrier tape manufacture, has introduced the Re-flex II compact pocketed-tape forming system, an affordable way to produce protective packaging on demand for engineering components such as small springs, stampings, and moulded or machined parts. “Pocketed tape, also known as carrier tape, is a proven and… Read more »


    LEDVANCE’S second edition of their damp-proof luminaire builds on the success of the first generation for even better lighting quality. Warrington, UK, 24 May 2021 – LEDVANCE have relaunched their classic damp-proof luminaire in a new improved version with higher power, more efficiency and improved light quality. The DAMP PROOF GEN 2 is a flexible… Read more »

  • EnOcean: PTM 535BZ: first module that combines two radio standards in one product

    PTM 535BZ is the first self-powered transmitter module from EnOcean that supports two different radio standards in one module: Depending on the configuration, the module communicates using Bluetooth® Low Energy or Zigbee Green Power.  Oberhaching, May 20, 2021 – EnOcean, the world’s leading developer of energy harvesting wireless technology, is presenting the PTM 535BZ module,… Read more »

  • Rohde & Schwarz selected to deliver passenger security scanners for Heathrow Airport

    Rohde & Schwarz has been chosen to supply the R&S QPS201 Quick Personnel Security (QPS) scanners to Heathrow Airport, reducing wait times for passengers and enhancing security checkpoints. Munich, 19 May 2021 — Rohde & Schwarz today announced that it has been chosen to supply the R&S QPS201 Quick Personnel Security (QPS) scanners to Heathrow Airport, reducing wait times for passengers… Read more »

  • New Miniature SMD PMS for 3D Printers and Industrial Systems

    Hoofddorp, Netherlands, Tuesday, 11 May 2021 – Omron Electronic Components Europe has launched a new, exceptionally compact reflective photomicrosensor (PMS) with a sensing distance of 3-4mm, plugging a gap in the market for an SMD device addressing applications such as 3D printers, mini printers, e-locks and factory automation equipment. Gabriele Fulco, Product Marketing Manager for… Read more »

  • Anglia Components expands agreement with AVX to include the full range of RF products from ATC

    Wisbech, 10 May 2021 – Anglia Components has expanded its range of high reliability RF and Microwave components following addition of the American Technical Ceramics (ATC) portfolio. ATC is a wholly owned subsidiary of AVX, and Anglia has distributed AVX components in the UK and Ireland since 2009. Marc Lansdowne, Distribution Account Manager at AVX… Read more »

  • LEDVANCE lights the way in healthcare UV-C solutions

    Ultraviolet lighting solutions provide extremely effective disinfection for air, surfaces, objects and water, without chemicals or toxic compounds, benefitting medical facilities in this time of heightened sanitation measures Warrington, UK, 5 May 2021 – LEDVANCE is showcasing a range of UV-C products that are designed to provide peace of mind in hospitals and healthcare facilities… Read more »

  • EnOcean’s New IoT Connector Simplifies Building Automation

    EnOcean’s new software, the IoT Connector, enables intelligent data transformation from raw sensor data into ready-to-use data for IoT applications. Oberhaching, May 4, 2021 – EnOcean, a pioneer of energy harvesting and wireless IoT communications, today announced the launch of the EnOcean IoT Connector, an ideal link between maintenance-free IoT data from energy harvesting sensors… Read more »

  • Xilinx Announces Full Production Shipments of 7nm Versal AI Core and Versal Prime Series Devices

    Versal Premium series also hits milestone with first shipments to early access customers SAN JOSE, Calif., 27 April, 2021 – Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX), the leader in adaptive computing, today announced that its Versal™ AI Core and Versal Prime series devices are now shipping to customers in full production volumes. Additionally, the third series in… Read more »

  • EnOcean launches new kinetic switch module for radio-based toggle switches

    The PTM 202 module is the latest addition to EnOcean’s PTM product family and enables intuitive and easy-to-use self-powered toggle switches based on the company’s patented energy harvesting technology. Oberhaching, April 22, 2021 – EnOcean, worldwide leader in energy harvesting technology, has added a new switch module supporting the EnOcean radio standard in 868 MHz… Read more »

  • Xilinx Introduces Kria Portfolio of Adaptive System-on-Modules for Accelerating Innovation and AI Applications at the Edge

    Production-ready embedded boards and low-cost developer kit accelerate design cycles for rapid deployment; initial products target vision AI applications in smart cities and factories SAN JOSE, Calif., 20 April 2021 – Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) today introduced the Kria™ portfolio of adaptive system-on-modules (SOMs), production-ready small form factor  embedded boards that enable rapid deployment in… Read more »

  • Lynx Software Technologies is making its MOSA.ic for Industrial Product Available in the Microsoft Azure Marketplace

    Reading, UK, 20 April 2021 – Lynx Software Technologies (Lynx), a pioneering leader in Mission Critical Edge Computing, today announced that its MOSA.ic for Industrial product is available in the Microsoft Azure Marketplace. LYNX MOSA.ic for Industrial deploys Azure services on edge computing servers/gateways to securely manage real-time equipment in industrial settings such as manufacturing… Read more »

  • Omron announces new COO for future innovation

    Hoofddorp, Netherlands, Tuesday, 20 April 2021 – Omron Electronic Components Europe is pleased to announce that Tomonori Morimura has been appointed as its new Chief Operating Officer with full responsibility for the business in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Russia. He commences his role from the beginning of April based in Hoofddorp, the Netherlands…. Read more »

  • Mavenir and Xilinx collaborate to bring to market Open RAN Massive MIMO portfolio

    Mavenir and Xilinx collaborate to bring to market Open RAN Massive MIMO portfolio Mavenir and Xilinx form collaboration to accelerate the Open RAN ecosystem with leading Open RAN massive MIMO portfolio Successfully integrated Massive MIMO end-to-end using Open RAN principles The first Massive MIMO 64TRX product expected in late 2021 Richardson, TX and San Jose,… Read more »

  • Rohde & Schwarz offers automotive insights in webinar series

    The online Automotive Tech Days are being hosted in collaboration with Warwick University to inspire automotive engineers with challenges of the future Fleet, UK, 12 April 2021 — Rohde & Schwarz UK has announced a two-day automotive event taking place in conjunction with Warwick University. The collaborative Automotive Tech event with Warwick Manufacturing Group will… Read more »