#SustainableTogether – #EarthDay and Beyond

Saturday, April 22nd, Earth Day turned 47. Many of our friends and customers use Earth Day as a rallying call to drive environmental awareness deeper into their organizations. Even as sustainability plays a larger and larger role in an organization’s reputation – through the lens of prospective employees and investors as well as through the…

IT Asset Disposition Has Evolved. Have You?

The formalization of IT asset disposition has come a long way in the past decade, from what Gartner analyst Rob Schafer would describe as “Joe and his truck” to the extremely sophisticated, tightly controlled handling of IT assets, including: Airtight data security Rigorous attention to environmental stewardship End-to-end brand protection Process automation and optimization Value-driven…

The Technology and Sustainability Entanglement

Technology has momentum. It is disruptive and unstoppable. You can’t build a wall around it. To say that technology is more than the sum of its parts is a vast understatement, since technology in its connected aggregate is akin to an atmosphere that envelops us. Its data runs governments, economies and communities – both real…

Arrow Electronics Showcases Flagship Ohio Value Recovery Facility

GAHANNA, Ohio–June 22, 2016–Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) opened the doors of its flagship North America value recovery processing facility yesterday to customers and members of the news media for tours, demonstrations and executive meet-and-greets. Attendees received an up-close look at recent state-of-the-art upgrades Arrow made to the 400,000 sq. ft. facility—one of the largest IT…

Arrow Electronics Increases Processing Capacity 500 Percent at Flagship Ohio Value Recovery Facility

Centennial, Colo. – May 18, 2016 – Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: ARW), a global leader in IT asset disposition, today announced it upgraded its Columbus, Ohio-area value recovery facility, adding state-of-the-art automated equipment and a new layout to further increase processing efficiency and chain-of-custody security. As a result of the upgrades, the facility’s IT asset processing…

Arrow Electronics Fully Automates Dallas Value Recovery Facility

DALLAS TX–December 8, 2015–Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: ARW) has upgraded its Dallas Value Recovery facility, adding state-of-the-art automated equipment to further increase processing efficiency and chain-of-custody security. As a result of the upgrades, the facility’s IT asset processing capacity has increased 120 percent. “The state-of-the-art features we’ve added in Dallas are creating a more efficient…

Glimpses of Gartner

When it comes to IT asset disposition as a topic of interest, I think the Gartner IT Financial, Procurement & Asset Management Summit is the place to be. And I want to thank Gartner for honoring our request to put IT asset disposition at the beginning of the conference. Too often the neglected stepchild, ITAD…