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How Alternates and Crosses Help Mitigate the Global Semiconductor Shortage

Amid the severe global chip shortage, OEMs can persevere by utilizing alternate and cross components as a mitigation solution.

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Semiconductor Demand Results in Production Capacity Shortage

Semiconductor production capacity has been stretched to its breaking point, in large part due to demand from the automotive industry. How will the industry respond to such volatility in production capacity and pricing?

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Walsin Technology Lead Times for 2021

Walsin Technology Corp. has updated its 2021 lead times for MLCCs and other components. For the latest information on Walsin Technology and its plans for the new on.

Microchip. The semiconductor industry is about to face a shortage in 2021 due to the automotive industry ramping up production. Check Sourcengine for pricing, availabilities and lead times.

Auto Industry Facing Semiconductor Shortage in 2021

Renewed production of automobiles has caused a shortage of semiconductors and other electronic components. How will the electronic components industry navigate this shortfall and rebuild in 2021?

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3 Ways Digitalization can Help Mitigate the Complexities of a Post-COVID-19 Supply Chain

As the coronavirus, hopefully, becomes a thing of the past, many manufacturers on both sides of the electronic components industry are looking to mitigate any further harm from the pandemic. Here are three ways digitalization may be the answer they seek.

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The Secret to Resilient Supply Chains in the Age of Covid

Building a resilient supply chain has never been more important as today. However, this is not the first disruption the industry has dealt with in recent years. What lessons can be learned and how might they be applied in today's industry?

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How B2B E-Commerce Platforms Can Improve Electronic Components Procurement

Is an e-commerce platform the future of electronic components procurement? It would seem so in the "new normal." Learn how to get started with Sourcengine.

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How Electronics Manufacturing Executives Can Future-Proof Supply Chains

Future-proofing the electronic components supply chain should be top of mind for any executive in the industry. Take a look at these suggestions that will help ward off any further disruptions to procurement, operations and production.

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How Digitalization Makes Electronic Components Procurement More Efficient

Streamlining the procurement process is top of mind for anyone working in the electronic components industry. Learn how digitalization is the next step.

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3 Important Electronics End-Market Trends In The Post-Pandemic Era

The electronics industry is resilient, and even in the face of adversity it is already showing growth patterns. Learn which three sectors are showing the most end-market demand for components.