New Price Increases for May

UPDATE May 3rdThermax announced a new price increase on Monday, effective May 9th.  There will be a 7% increase on all their coaxial cable,  shielded/jacketed cables and ETFE  based products.


Price Increase AlertThere are several price increases coming this month already.  Alpha just released the details of their next increase, while TE Connectivity’s and Belden’s are going into effect now.

  • Listing the ongoing raw material cost increases as a cause, Alpha will be increasing the prices on various PTFE and FEP hook-up wire, cable and accessories.  The increase is effective May 21, 2011.
  • TE Connectivity’s increase went into effect on Sunday, May 1st, with increases on Communications and Industrial Solutions, Global Application Tooling, Enterprise Networks and Automotive products.
  • Belden increased their plenum products 2-6% today, May 2nd.

As always, with any questions regarding these increases, please contact your Allied Sales Rep, or you can e-mail us at  Visit our Price Increase Survival Guide for tips to lessen the impact of these increases on your bottom line.

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