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Smiths Interconnect Acquires Plastronics Sockets & Connectors

January 2023 – Smiths Interconnect, a division of Smiths Group plc, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Plastronics Sockets & Connectors, a leading supplier of burn-in test sockets and patented spring probe contacts for the semiconductor test market segment, as well as custom connectors for industrial applications. Plastronics’ technology, products, and capabilities complementRead More

Infinite Electronics Acquires Bulgin Ltd

IRVINE, Calif. (January 19, 2023) Infinite Electronics, Inc. announced today that it acquired Bulgin Ltd, a UK-based developer and manufacturer of connectors and related components for harsh-environment applications. Bulgin was previously owned by Equistone Partners Europe, a leading European mid-market private equity firm.   “By welcoming Bulgin to Infinite Electronics’ growing brand portfolio, we are betterRead More

TE Connectivity’s Survey Examines Corporate Innovation Culture

TE Connectivity’s inaugural Industrial Technology Index examines corporate innovation culture Survey reveals how executives, engineers define and prioritize innovation differently  SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland, Jan. 9, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Innovation is an important key to business success, but misalignment around how to achieve it or even how to define it is making it more difficult for companiesRead More

Waldom Global CEO Don Akery Joins WE Advisory Council

Women In Electronics Welcomes Don Akery To The We Advisory Council Rockford, IL ( – Waldom Electronics Inc. is proud to be a supporter and sponsor of Women in Electronics, a non-profit, 501(c)(3) social impact organization dedicated to expanding the opportunities for women and diverse talent in the electronics industry and related end-user markets. OurRead More

PEI-Genesis Acquires Testco Inc

PEI-Genesis Acquires Testco Inc., Trusted IP&E Supplier (Philadelphia, PA – November 30, 2022): PEI-Genesis has acquired California-based Testco Inc., a supplier of passive, electromechanical, and interconnect components with 40 years of customer excellence. It was announced today by Steven Fisher, President & CEO of PEI-Genesis. The purchase allows the company to better serve a broader range of customers’Read More

Infinite Electronics Agrees to Acquire Cable Connectivity Group

Infinite Electronics Inc. Expands Position in European Market with Agreement to Acquire Cable Connectivity Group IRVINE, Calif. (November 8, 2022) – Infinite Electronics Inc. announced that it signed a definitive agreement to acquire Cable Connectivity Group (CCG) from Torqx Capital Partners (Torqx) and TKH Group NV (TKH). The transaction is subject to customary regulatory approvalRead More

HARTING Expands Facility in Mexico

HARTING Mexico Manufacturing Inaugurates New Building to Accommodate Significant Growth and Support HARTING’s In-the-Region, For-the-Region Strategy October 2022, Silao, Guanajuato, Mexico – HARTING Mexico Manufacturing announced the expansion of its manufacturing facility with an inaugural ribbon-cutting event. HARTING Technology Group COO Andreas Conrad, HARTING Americas CEO Jon DeSouza, and HARTING Americas COO Florian Stuetzel hosted the ceremonyRead More

Allied Electronics & Automation Announces Name Change

One global RS brand will deliver efficiency, sustainable value, and scalability to its stakeholders worldwide.  FORT WORTH, Texas (October 13, 2022) – Allied Electronics & Automation, a trading brand of RS Group plc (LSE: RS1), a global omni-channel provider of product and service solutions, is rebranding as “RS” in Q1 2023. The name change is partRead More

Molex Results of Diagnostics Wearable Survey

Molex Releases Global Survey Results on State of Diagnostic Wearables and the Future of Medical Monitoring LISLE, Ill., Sept. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Molex announced the results of a global survey of design engineering stakeholders to identify market drivers impacting the development of diagnostic wearables that enable patients, caregivers, and consumers to monitor and analyze data regarding health status. SurveyRead More

TREXON Acquires Intelliconnect

TREXON ACQUIRES INTELLICONNECT MACEDONIA, Ohio, USA, and Chelmsford UK (September 23, 2022) – Trexon, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Intelliconnect, a supplier of RF connectors, adapters, and cable assemblies. Founded in 2003 and based in Chelmsford, U.K., Intelliconnect has grown rapidly since its inception, becoming a market leader in design-led RF (radioRead More

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