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Let’s Countdown 7 Days To Christmas with…

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Dec 18, 2014

As the countdown rolls on, Rochester would like to feature one of the first semiconductor companies in the industry. Helping us countdown 7 days until Christmas we have…   As one of the first semiconductor companies in the world, Rochester respects the success Freescale semiconductor has built in the industry. The corporation designs and creates [...]

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Let’s Countdown 8 Days to Christmas With…

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Dec 17, 2014

Since 1984 Atmel has been a growing company in the semiconductor industry. As an American-based designer and manufacturer, Atmel is focused on embedded systems built around microcontrollers. Atmel and Rochester have been rising within the industry since the early 80’s. We continue to trust and rely on Atmel product to represent Rochester as one of [...]

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Crackdown on Counterfeit in Europe

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Dec 16, 2014

In a recent article, featured in Electronics Weekly, the need to “crackdown on counterfeit” spreads through Europe. It is important  to understand the risk involved in grey market activity. Solutions are available to avoid the threat that comes from counterfeit components. As global awareness increases, a link to authorized solutions needs to be educated to those [...]

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JOBS! Get your past, present and future jobs here!

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Dec 11, 2014

In terms of online marketing, the semiconductor industry is a hard one to crack. We’ll admit it. Here at Rochester we have been on the tail end of online exposure. But don’t worry, we have recently taken the necessary steps forward to increase online presence. Which brings me to the point of this blog post… [...]

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HR Roundtable

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Dec 10, 2014

Rochester Electronics has teamed up with AIM, (Associated Industries of Massachusetts) to host a monthly networking event, referred to as an HR Roundtable. Meetings connect HR professionals twelve times a year to discuss new and current strategies for growth in an organization. Topics vary from month to month. On December 16th Rochester will host its [...]

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What’s Driving Sales In Our Shanghai Office?

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Dec 9, 2014

Globally, there are many factors in place to help drive sales. Whether it’s an award system, daily strategy meeting, outline of future goals, or organizing a table tennis tournament during lunch. Yes I said, table tennis tournament during lunch. Our Shanghai Office has adapted a new strategy to help drive sales. Halfway through the day [...]

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A Manufacturer’s Perspective of Obsolescence, Counterfeit, and Cloning.

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Dec 8, 2014

Rochester Electronics’ Director of Design and Technology, Dan Deisz, presented his abstract, “Semiconductor Manufacturer Perspective of Obsolescence, Counterfeit, and Cloning,” at DMSMS last week. Attendees left the discussion informed and interested by Dan’s unique views. If you were unable to attend the event, here are some key takeaways from Dan’s presentation.   The DoD is [...]

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Stocked & Full with NXP

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Dec 5, 2014

In the past month Rochester Electronics has received millions of NXP product, over 34 million to be exact! Millions of new products are received weekly from our 60 original manufactures, that have authorized Rochester to provide the highest quality for End of Life support. We recently received over 34 million NXP parts to be stored [...]

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Defending “El Alamo” and DMSMS

Posted By Christina Gerrish on Dec 4, 2014

In the early 1800′s “El Alamo’ was established by Spanish military troops. But what does that have to do with DMSMS? Each year DMSMS is hosted to spread awareness and connect key individuals/organizations within the industry. Over the years, these industry leaders have grown with the industry and have developed their own views through unique [...]