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USA Today Releases List Of 9 Most Counterfeited Products In The US.

Posted By George Karalias on Mar 31, 2014

Over the weekend, USA Today released its list of the 9 most counterfeited products in the US. Coming in at number 7 was Computers/Accessories, of which semiconductors were specifically noted, along with a statement that read, “The Semiconductor Industry Association released a report in August, noting that counterfeit semiconductors can cause dangerous malfunctions in medical equipment [...]

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Further Efforts Of The SIA ACTF To Combat The Flow Of Counterfeit Semiconductors.

Posted By George Karalias on Mar 26, 2014

The SIA’s Anti-Counterfeiting Task Force (ACTF) met with officials from U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) last week in Los Angeles. Customs agents were trained on methods for identifying potentially counterfeit shipments and briefed on the health and safety hazards of counterfeit products. The “SIA received positive feedback on a letter sent to CBP in [...]

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Rochester Electronics Selected as Authorized Source for NXP Semiconductor Mature & Discontinued Products

Posted By George Karalias on Mar 3, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 3rd, 2014 Rochester Electronics Selected as Authorized Source for NXP Semiconductor Mature & Discontinued Products Newburyport, MA – March 3rd, 2014 – Rochester Electronics today announced that it has entered into a continuing solution agreement with NXP Semiconductors, a global leader in High Performance Mixed Signal electronics. This new agreement will provide customers a [...]