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Standing Up To Counterfeit Since 1981

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Oct 31, 2014

Since 1981 Rochester Electronics has been an industry leader in the fight against counterfeit and sub-standard semiconductors. A lot has changed since then, as we’ve grown awareness through organizations to educate best practices and disseminate information about combating counterfeiting. Looking back to 2006, the industry’s concern for counterfeit was non-existent. In light of the severe consequences [...]

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Have You Tried Our Specials?

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Oct 29, 2014

Serving up the classics at Electronica 2014, Rochester Electronics will be showcasing its Product, Service and Program Specials. Want a sneak preview before the show? We could tell you about the millions of active and EOL devices that are constantly added to the shelves of our warehouse facilities. But you probably already knew that. Rochester [...]

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The Secrets Out! Rochester Manufactures Previously Discontinued Semiconductors

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Oct 28, 2014

It’s no secret Rochester Electronics is constantly adding millions of active and EOL products to its stock. But did you know Rochester’s leading capability is Manufacturing Previously Discontinued Semiconductors? Serving customers as the complete semiconductor solutions provider is what truly sets Rochester Electronics apart from the rest. Each month we re-introduce dozens of new products [...]

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Rochester Supports Commercial Aviation

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Oct 27, 2014

Commercial Aviation is a growing industry, supported by Rochester to keep critical programs “off the ground!” Attending a customer conference held this month, Greg and Emilie represented Rochester amongst over 60 supplier teams at the event. For years, REI components have been providing solutions to major customers in this space. As we build relationships for [...]

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The American Diner Goes International At Electronica!

Posted By George Karalias on Oct 15, 2014

The American Diner of the 40’s and 50’s is the look of an optimistic and enthusiastic era that felt confident about the future! It’s a fresh reminder of how things used to be. So, why not feel that way about the future of the electronics industry? We’ve come so far and yet we have so [...]

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Rochester Receives Raytheon Space and Airborne System’s Supplier Excellence Award

Posted By George Karalias on Oct 10, 2014

Raytheon has selected Rochester Electronics as a recipient of The Raytheon Space and Airborne System’s Supplier Excellence Award. In the past, Raytheon has awarded Rochester for Supplier Excellence through its other divisions, but this is the first year Rochester has received recognition by Raytheon SAS. This can only be done through true collaboration with Raytheon. [...]

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Electronica Munich and Rochester Electronics Both Have Long Histories in the Semiconductor Industry!

Posted By George Karalias on Oct 7, 2014

In 1964 Bob Dylan was singing “The Times, They Are a-Changin’” and truer words were never spoken. The first Electronica Trade Fair was held that year, 50 years ago. The excitement in electronics innovations was solid, that year, and the Fair was well attended despite the industry’s short, six year history. Fast forward to 2012 [...]

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Wanted: Common-Sense Procurement Practices

Posted By George Karalias on Sep 25, 2014

Now is the time for the Defense Logistics Agency to develop a better relationship with the semiconductor industry and employ purchasing practices that make a difference in the fight against counterfeit parts. By George Karalias, Rochester Electronics Earlier this summer, a man from Massachusetts pleaded guilty to importing counterfeit semiconductors from China for sale in [...]

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Rochester Electronics’ Enhanced e-Commerce Site

Posted By George Karalias on Sep 15, 2014

“HARD to FIND” is now “EASY to BUY”! Have you joined the thousands of Rochester customers who are now placing orders and securing critical semiconductors on the web? With 24/7 access to the world’s largest inventory of discontinued and long lead time devices, Rochester’s online ordering platform guarantees you the parts you need, when you need [...]

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Intel Ships More Than Five Million Chipset Devices To Rochester Electronics.

Posted By George Karalias on Jul 29, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE. Newburyport, MA – July 29, 2014 – Rochester Electronics recently increased its inventory of Intel product by more than five million devices following a massive transfer of chipset products. As an authorized distributor for mature and EOL products from the semiconductor giant, Rochester will continue to support Intel customers with ongoing demand for more [...]