The Consequences of a Gray Market

Where did these counterfeit parts come from? by Jim Wolbert, Director of Quality, Micross Components A grey market or gray market, also known as parallel market, is the trade of a commodity through distribution channels which, while legal, are unofficial, unauthorized, or unintended by the original manufacturer.1 The gray market Continue reading

Counterfeit Detection with Micross’ ConTest-1K™

With our new, proprietary ConTest-1K™ tester, combined with our heritage of strict inspection procedures, Micross is able to detect if your components have indeed been counterfeited. That’s peace of mind you can count on given recent US legislation that requires contractors to bear the costs of surveillance, detection, and replacement Continue reading


Hi, You’ll all be pleased to hear, Micross distribution division will be attending the  PCIM Europe show in Germany from May 8th-10th. Please feel free to arrange a meeting or come and visit our stand: Hall 12, stand 12:744 For more info, please see Many thanks, Micross team 🙂

Micross Components Recognized for Excellence by Raytheon Space & Airborne Systems

We are so proud of our Orlando team!  They were one of only six suppliers who received a 4-Star Supplier Excellence Award from Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems this year. The award was presented at Raytheon’s annual Supplier Excellence Awards Dinner hosted in Los Angeles, CA.  To read more about this honor, Continue reading