EBN, Hailey Lynne McKeefry
In addition to looking at the reputation of franchised distributors in the industry, UBM's 2015 Global Distributor Customer Evaluation Study took a deeper dive with designers, corporate management, and supply chain executives to find out what channels they prefer, and how their use of online sources to gather information on products and suppliers is evolving.
Global Purchasing, Bridget McCrea
Karen Savage is no stranger to long lead times on electronic components, but when she recently learned that a specific switch was going to take 10-12 weeks from order to delivery, she couldn’t believe her ears.
PBS, P. J. Tobia
The U.S. government spends billions of dollars a year on electronics, making it the largest buyer of IT products in the world, according to some estimates. When those electronics break or become obsolete (they always do!) they become e-waste, one of the fastest growing sources of garbage in the world according to the U.N.
Evertiq, Sven Boddington
Too many old, disused or discarded electronics are dumped well before the end of their useful life. Many have the capacity to be reused, resold, repaired, recycled or safely disposed of and every year the problem gets worse...