July 3, 2024, ECIA Newsletter 

Happy 4th of July From ECIA 

Have a Safe and Happy Holiday Weekend.

As we approach the 4th of July, we want to take a moment to celebrate the spirit of independence and freedom that this day represents.

ECIA would like to extend our warmest wishes to you and your families. This Independence Day, we reflect on the values that unite us as a nation and inspire us in our work. 

Please note that our offices will be closed on July 4th in observance of the holiday.

ECIA Executive Conference Earlybird Rates Available  

Register Today!

The ECIA Executive Conference is the PREMIER Event for Industry Executives. The conference is specifically tailored for senior management and executives in the industry's leading companies. The date for the 2024 Executive Conference is October 20-22 at the Loews Chicago O'Hare Hotel.

Register today or visit the conference website to learn more. 

ECIA Quarterly Stats Webinar Recording is Available

On Thursday, June 27,ECIA's Chief Analyst, Dale Ford led a quarterly update on ECIA stats and insights.  Listen to the recording and learn about:

  • Quarterly highlights and significant statistical reports published
  • Top 50 Authorized Distributors
  • A look ahead of what's to come in Q 3 and Q 4
  • Capturing the pulse of the electronics industry
  • Review and analysis of the latest Electronic Component Sentiment Trends (ECST) survey results

ECIA Service Partner Highlight 

Founded in 1992, Axiom Software is the leading developer of enterprise resource planning (ERP) software solutions for electronic parts distributors. Our world-class software development team is backed by industry specialists with extensive experience in the unique problems and opportunities of the electronic parts distribution business. Today, Axiom Software proudly provides the only ERP software designed specifically for electronic parts distributors, working with roughly 1 in 5 of the Top 50 Electronics Distributors in the world.Read more. 

EIA Standards Update


New Standards Publisher
Due to company mergers and rebranding, EIA Standards are now available for purchase through Accuris. The new webstore is streamlined and easy to use and includes all current and historical EIA Standards.All ECIA members enjoy a 25% discount on the purchase of standards. Members should specify that they are an ECIA member within their Accuris account (USER PREFERENCES) or via the Shopping Cart Screen and ECIA membership is subject to verification.

Lead Time Reporting Tool Available on TrustedParts.com

Lead Time Reporting Tool
ECIA members also have exclusive access to the Lead Time Reporting Tool on TrustedParts.com. Utilizing aggregated data from participating distributors, users can see and compare lead time trends for various part categories/technologies.To request access, go to www.ecianow.org  and log in. (If you do not have a profile set up you must create a profile first here:  https://ecia.memberclicks.net/index.php?option=com_mcform&view=ngforms&id=2022904#! Once you are logged in go to the “Members Only” tab and click on the drop down item “TrustedParts Lead Time Reporting Tool” and follow the instructions.

ECIA Research and Analysis 

ECIA offers its members insight into the industry and a variety of market trends information. Members can log into the website and visit the Stats & Insights page to access an increasing number of statistical reports. Some are available to the public, some to members and others are only accessible to those who participate in the survey.

Recent reports:

Visit the stats and insights drop down menu on our website for more information.

Member of the Week


Peerless Electronic Supplies is our Member of the Week. Peerless Electronic Equipment Company was founded in 1932 by C. C. Baines and has a history that spans over three generations. Headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, they are one of the oldest electronic distributors in the United States. They joined ECIA in 1969! Today Peerless Electronic Equipment Company provides world-class service and support for customers' electronic supply needs. Congratulations to Peerless Electronic Supplies.

Contact Info:

Electronic Components Industry Association

310 Maxwell Road, Suite 200, Alpharetta, GA 30009