Technology news you can’t miss this month

Panasonic conducting due diligence of Gorenje: Japanese electronics conglomerate Panasonic could increase its stake in Slovenian White Goods manufacturer Gorenje.

Würth has opened the extension of the Würth Elektronik eiSos GmbH & Co. KG company’s logistics centre: The completion of the project, which doubles the company’s warehouse capacities, means that the company will have 14’000 different items directly available ex stocks, and the new technology in the warehouse makes it possible for 4’000 picks to be made each day.

Avnet makes offer to acquire Premier Farnell: Avnet, Inc. has reached an agreement with the Board of Directors of Premier Farnell plc on the terms of a recommended offer for Premier Farnell.

SunEdison sells assets to Flex: EMS-giant Flex (previously Flextronics) will reportedly pay USD 8.7 million to the bankrupt solar firm for some of its assets.

LG and Volkswagen to develop connected car platform: LG Electronics and Volkswagen have entered into a memorandum of understanding to cooperate on the research and development of a next-generation connected car service platform.