How OEMs Can Address Surplus Inventory E-Waste

By Logan Wamsley

The incredible electronic culture that the public now inhabits has a dark side, and it is one that has, until recently, been largely ignored: electronic waste, or “e-waste.” E-waste can be generally described as waste that encompasses all broken, unusable, or obsolete electronic devices, components, and materials, as well as items that can be “e-cycled”…

The 2019 Electronic Component Market So Far

By Logan Wamsley

Late 2017 and 2018 can be marked in the books as a record period for electronics manufacturing industry professionals, although not in the way anyone would like. Interconnects, passives, electromechanical devices, SMD resistors, and MLCCs, due to unprecedented demand in the automotive & IoT markets combined with component manufacturers’ inability to expand supply in a…