EBN, Barbara Jorgensen
Electronics distributors – which often serve hundreds of suppliers and thousands of customers – have always been cognizant of their partners’ privacy and security. The stakes have gotten higher, though, as the supply chain reckons with the digital evolution.
With an ever growing ecosystem for parts and attendant suppliers, purchasing processes can be slow, costly, complicated and sometimes unable to achieve an optimal outcome.
USA Today, William Westhoven
MORRISTOWN, N.J. – A Morristown woman pleaded guilty Tuesday to conspiring with an Iranian national to smuggle thousands of airplane components – worth an estimated $2 million – to Iran.
Reuters, Makiko Yamazaki
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan’s Tokyo Electron, the world’s No.3 supplier of semiconductor manufacturing equipment, will not supply to Chinese clients blacklisted by Washington, a senior company executive told Reuters.