The Semiconductor Shortage is Already Changing Product Design—for the Better

There’s no doubt that the pandemic has had an extraordinary impact on the semiconductor industry. Still, it’s important to remember that this disruptive event actually amplified existing issues. Long before news about the current chip shortages hit the headlines, several major industry changes had been brewing that will have long-term implications, particularly for supply chainContinue reading “The Semiconductor Shortage is Already Changing Product Design—for the Better”

Business in Covid-19 with ikido

While Covid-19 destroyed countless businesses and knocked entire industries off their feet, others enjoyed unprecedented growth. The closing of air traffic, restaurants, and most of the entertainment industry freed up a budget that was directed towards other areas such as consumer electronics, telecom, and home entertainment. The medical devices industry naturally did well during thisContinue reading “Business in Covid-19 with ikido”

Electronics Leads June Expansion Amid Supply Chain Woes

Electronics Leads June Expansion Amid Supply Chain Woes The computer and electronics industry fueled U.S. manufacturing expansion in June but continues to struggle with shortages, price hikes and logistics bottlenecks, procurement managers told the Institute for Supply Management (ISM). Components are by far the biggest challenge, one buyer said, with lead times going from 16Continue reading “Electronics Leads June Expansion Amid Supply Chain Woes”