The Global Marketplace for Electronic Components USBid provides electronic components for all types of applications, from all over the globe – if it goes on a circuit board or plugs into one, we can find it. Our catalogs contain >35 million SKUs and our fast response time and ISO 9001:2008 certified Quality Management System assure timely delivery and quality you can count on.
About USBid Today, USBid can leverage the relation- ships developed since 1998, with theCompany History network of manufacturers, distributors, and surplus suppliers to access a wideFounded in 1998, USBid is an indepen- range of product and provide the nec-dent distributor located in Palm Bay, FL essary inspection and test capabilities tothat provides the electronic component prevent counterfeit parts from infiltrat-market with dependable access to ing your supply chain.hard-to-find and obsolete products. Byensuring timely delivery of top-quality Services directly from our customer survey com-components that would otherwise re-quire lengthy procurement lead-times USBid offers a variety of procurement ments – spelling, bad grammar, and all.and minimizing contact with multiple and materials management solutions for OEMs, EMs providers, repair facili- Criticism isn’t always easy to hear, but asuppliers, USBid allows its users to fo- customer who takes the time to tell uscus efforts elsewhere, saving them time ties and various military and govern- ment agencies: about a problem will make us a betterand money. company. They deserve a forum to be • Test & Analytics Lab for Counterfeit heard and the results can be seen atDuring the early years of the company’s Detection Service http://usbid.com/reviews.development, we focused on increas-ing the size of our product offerings • Value Added Services – Tape & Reel, Baking, Solderability, Memory Resources Programming, etc. Since 1998 USBid has continuously • Asset Recovery developed and maintained proprietary • Scheduled Orders software systems that link to thousands of suppliers storing millions of parts. Our goal is to provide the highest qual- Our internal software allows us to easily ity product available at a good price, view relevant product data about the and on time, with exceptional customer parts you need, find cross-referencedto include an extensive set of catalog service. USBid wants everyone to see or alternate devices and determineSKUs (>35M) and reliable suppliers what our customers are saying about the availability from scores of manu-(>2500 worldwide). Next, we obtained us, so we post the most recent thirty facturers and suppliers, quickly andimportant industry credentials such as (30) comments, good or bad, taken efficiently.ERAI membership in 2002, ISO 9001certification in 2004, and ESD S20/20 Customers rely on USBid as an expertcompliance (2008). in procuring open market product with the capability to navigate through theRecent enhancements include a sales difficulties commonly associated withoffice in Hong Kong (2010) to serve sourcing hard-to-find product. USBidAsian customers and in 2012, expan- has market intelligence many OEMs andsion into a new in-house analytics lab EMs do not and we can help meet pro-offering extensive test, measurement duction requirements while minimizingand inspection services including X-Ray risk. To further enhance interactionand XRF Spectroscopy analysis, die with a diverse international customerauthenticity analysis, basic electrical base, USBid employs a multilingualparametric testing, memory program- sales staff fluent in English, German,ing, solderability testing, and more.
fasteners which usually include trace- ability certificates. Identifying and locating the ap- propriate FPGA, memory device, or microcon- troller is a particularSpanish, French, Cantonese, Mandarin, strength, as includes 100% compliance to theJapanese, and Russian. The main sales is procure- American National Standards Institute/office is situated in Palm Bay, Florida, ment of Electrostatic Discharge Associationin the United States, with an Asian sales hard-to-find (ANSI/ESD) Control Program ANSI/office located in Hong Kong. or discontinued product. Strategic part- ESD S20.20-2007. nerships with key suppliers allow us to The recent proliferation of counterfeitProducts purchase product directly from such parts in the electronic component sup-The primary products we provide are ply chain renders “visual only” inspec-electronic components that typically tion techniques completely inadequatemount on a circuit board and include and potentially dangerous. At USBid wesemiconductors, discrete devices, pas- deploy a counterfeit product avoidancesive devices, connectors, electro-me- program consisting of four (4) parts: manufacturers as AVX, Bourns, Fairch- ild, Infineon, National Semiconductor, Texas Instruments, Kemet, Kingbright, Molex, Murata, Nichicon, ON Semi, TDK, and Tyco, among others.chanical devices, power supplies, anddisplays. In addition, USBid offers high Quality • Procurement – Purchase from suppliers using USBid’s Approvedvoltage IGBT power modules, MVME USBid’s Quality Policy is to “provide Vendor List (AVL) PolicyBoards, and mil-standard hardware and total customer satisfaction through continuous quality improvement” and • Risk Assessment - Provide our business practices are driven by Customer with Risk Assessment of our commitment to meet customer the Supplier demands. This begins with a thorough • Control/Mitigation of Counterfeit inspection of all inventories in ac- Product cordance with certified International • Reporting Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001:2008 quality procedures and
Test Lab Other Services • Die Authenticity TestUSBid has added a new in-house test (Decapsulation)and analytics lab that includes a com-prehensive array of equipment and pro- • Functional (Level 1) Testing (DC &cedures designed to detect counterfeit AC, Temp)and substandard electronic components • X-Ray Analysisusing Mechanical, Visual, Chemical andElectrical techniques. These services are • XRF/RoHS Verificationavailable to any company interested in • Solderability Testing Reels, Trays, etc.), verify partan analysis of a given product, regard- markings, etc., on all inspections toless of whether it was purchased from manufacturers’ specs. Certifications &USBid or not. Accreditations: • Chemical: Marking permanencyTest Services • ISO 9001:2008 Certified (2004) (3:1) and Surface Tests (Acetone • Mechanical: Physical Measurements and HCT) on all plastic epoxy • ERAI Member (2002) on all inspections to manufacturers’ packages. • ESD S20.20/2007 Compliant (2008) specs. • Electrical: Curve Tracer to measure • IDEA-STD-1010-B Compliant (2009) • Visual: Microscopic evaluation manufacturers’ specs on diodes, of lead integrity, visual defects transistors, IGBTs, MOSFETs, etc., • D&B DUNS #05-201-4086 (including packaging – Tape, and pin correlation on ICs. • CAGE Code: 1XJX0USBid Headquarters Asian Sales Office2320 Commerce Park Drive Rm 1209, 12/F, Flat C, Wah Lok Ind. Ctr.Palm Bay, FL 32905 USA 31-35 Shen Nei StreetPhone : 321-725-9565 Visit us at: www.USBid.com Fo Tan N.T. Hong KongFax: 321-725-7585 Phone: 852-2866-3200 Fax: 852-2866-3700