Designing the future

Expert component engineering support. Modification and adaption for your projects supported directly by the manufacturer.

Fulfilling the present

Cost-effective, fully-traceable electronic component fulfilment backed by global sourcing expertise.

Supporting the past

Cradle-to-grave support from concept to obsolescence. Secure, bespoke solutions for ‘difficult to find’ components.

Avoiding counterfeits

Run in accordance with quality processes that mitigate the risks of purchasing and supplying fraudulent/counterfeit electronic parts.

Total project solutions

A ‘one-stop-shop’, total solution that optimises supply chain by providing resources and support for your project.

Designing the future

Fulfilling the present

Supporting the past

Avoiding counterfeits

Total project solutions

When you’re shaping a better tomorrow

We’re your global partner of choice today.

Astute is one of the world’s most knowledgeable experts in international electronic component procurement, distribution, and supply chain management.

Trusted to deliver in the most complex, mission-critical, and technologically advanced arenas, including Defence and Aerospace, Astute works with a hand-picked selection of over 70 of the world’s elite component manufacturers to provide you with all the support you need to turn your vision into reality.

With a physical presence across 21 service hubs serving Europe, the Americas, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia Pacific, Astute has expertise on hand for you at every step to fast-track project completion and time-to-market through assured supply continuity and replenishment.

From design, prototyping and sourcing to custom order fulfilment, authenticity protection, distribution logistics, ongoing maintenance, and sustainable obsolescence management, Astute puts your success front and centre in every single thing we do.

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Electronics counterfeit mitigation

23 Feb 2024 - Maritime

Red Sea chaos throws global supply chains into disarray

The global electronics supply chain is facing its biggest challenge in years, with disruptions exceeding even those seen during the pandemic. Houthi militant attacks in the Red Sea are forcing major shipping companies to reroute vessels, causing delays, capacity drops, and impacting companies like Tesla and Volvo.

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22 Feb 2024 - General

Electronics manufacturers cautious but optimistic despite recession fears

Electronics manufacturers are expressing cautious optimism despite facing rising costs and a potential recession, according to a recent industry survey by the IPC. While 66% of manufacturers are experiencing rising labor costs and 44% grapple with higher material costs, demand for electronics remains positive, albeit slightly down compared to the previous month. However, a looming […]

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21 Feb 2024 - Aerospace

Astute Group Celebrates Attainment of AS6171 & ISO/IEC 17025:2017 Aerospace Standard to Detect Counterfeit Parts 

Astute Group’s U.S. distribution and testing laboratory achieves landmark AS6171 certification, strengthening the fight against counterfeit parts in aerospace

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26 - 28 Feb 2024 - Nürnberg, Germany

Enforce Tac

Enforce Tac 2024 is the industry meeting place for professionals from government agencies with security responsibilities and the armed forces. The trade fair features a discreet atmosphere, the highest quality and offers everything that government security professionals and military personnel need. They are united by a common goal: to discover new products, develop highly promising […]

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AS6081-accredited protection against counterfeit parts and bespoke support in sourcing obsolete or hard-to-find components along with long-term nitrogen storage.

Counterfeit Avoidance

Obsolescence Management

Long-Term Storage

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Engineering

Component sourcing solutions for design engineers individually tailored to your project or concept requirements and backed by expert technical support from over 70 franchise manufacturers throughout your design cycle.

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Sourcing

Fully-traceable, quality-assured component supply across our international procurement network and authorised markets.

Supply Chain Management

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Logistics

Dedicated supply-chain expertise in bespoke component logistics up to and including fully outsourced consolidation support across complex supply-chain elements.

Component Kitting

Smart Logistics

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Support

AS6081-accredited protection against counterfeit parts and bespoke support in sourcing obsolete or hard-to-find components along with long-term nitrogen storage.

Counterfeit Avoidance

Obsolescence Management

Long-Term Storage

Meet Your Team

Design
Engineering

Component sourcing solutions for design engineers individually tailored to your project or concept requirements and backed by expert technical support from over 70 franchise manufacturers throughout your design cycle.

Franchised Electronics

Engineering Resources

Partnership Solutions

Meet Your Team

Global
Sourcing

Fully-traceable, quality-assured component supply across our international procurement network and authorised markets.

Supply Chain Management

Excess Solutions

Astute Intelligent Marketplace

Meet Your Team

Third Party
Logistics

Dedicated supply-chain expertise in bespoke component logistics up to and including fully outsourced consolidation support across complex supply-chain elements.

Component Kitting

Smart Logistics

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Through Life
Support

AS6081-accredited protection against counterfeit parts and bespoke support in sourcing obsolete or hard-to-find components along with long-term nitrogen storage.

Counterfeit Avoidance

Obsolescence Management

Long-Term Storage

Meet Your Team

Design
Engineering

Component sourcing solutions for design engineers individually tailored to your project or concept requirements and backed by expert technical support from over 70 franchise manufacturers throughout your design cycle.

Franchised Electronics

Engineering Resources

Partnership Solutions

Meet Your Team

Global
Sourcing

Fully-traceable, quality-assured component supply across our international procurement network and authorised markets.

Supply Chain Management

Excess Solutions

Astute Intelligent Marketplace

Meet Your Team

Third Party
Logistics

Dedicated supply-chain expertise in bespoke component logistics up to and including fully outsourced consolidation support across complex supply-chain elements.

Component Kitting

Smart Logistics

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Through Life
Support

AS6081-accredited protection against counterfeit parts and bespoke support in sourcing obsolete or hard-to-find components along with long-term nitrogen storage.

Counterfeit Avoidance

Obsolescence Management

Long-Term Storage

Meet Your Team

Design
Engineering

Component sourcing solutions for design engineers individually tailored to your project or concept requirements and backed by expert technical support from over 70 franchise manufacturers throughout your design cycle.

Franchised Electronics

Engineering Resources

Partnership Solutions

Meet Your Team

Global
Sourcing

Fully-traceable, quality-assured component supply across our international procurement network and authorised markets.

Supply Chain Management

Excess Solutions

Astute Intelligent Marketplace

Meet Your Team

Third Party
Logistics

Dedicated supply-chain expertise in bespoke component logistics up to and including fully outsourced consolidation support across complex supply-chain elements.

Component Kitting

Smart Logistics

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Through Life
Support

AS6081-accredited protection against counterfeit parts and bespoke support in sourcing obsolete or hard-to-find components along with long-term nitrogen storage.

Counterfeit Avoidance

Obsolescence Management

Long-Term Storage

Meet Your Team

Design
Engineering

Component sourcing solutions for design engineers individually tailored to your project or concept requirements and backed by expert technical support from over 70 franchise manufacturers throughout your design cycle.

Franchised Electronics

Engineering Resources

Partnership Solutions

Meet Your Team

Global
Sourcing

Fully-traceable, quality-assured component supply across our international procurement network and authorised markets.

Supply Chain Management

Excess Solutions

Astute Intelligent Marketplace

Meet Your Team

Third Party
Logistics

Dedicated supply-chain expertise in bespoke component logistics up to and including fully outsourced consolidation support across complex supply-chain elements.

Component Kitting

Smart Logistics

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Through Life
Support

AS6081-accredited protection against counterfeit parts and bespoke support in sourcing obsolete or hard-to-find components along with long-term nitrogen storage.

Counterfeit Avoidance

Obsolescence Management

Long-Term Storage

Meet Your Team

Design
Engineering

Component sourcing solutions for design engineers individually tailored to your project or concept requirements and backed by expert technical support from over 70 franchise manufacturers throughout your design cycle.

Franchised Electronics

Engineering Resources

Partnership Solutions

Meet Your Team

Global
Sourcing

Fully-traceable, quality-assured component supply across our international procurement network and authorised markets.

Supply Chain Management

Excess Solutions

Astute Intelligent Marketplace

Meet Your Team

Third Party
Logistics

Dedicated supply-chain expertise in bespoke component logistics up to and including fully outsourced consolidation support across complex supply-chain elements.

Component Kitting

Smart Logistics

Meet Your Team

Through Life
Support

AS6081-accredited protection against counterfeit parts and bespoke support in sourcing obsolete or hard-to-find components along with long-term nitrogen storage.

Counterfeit Avoidance

Obsolescence Management

Long-Term Storage

Meet Your Team

Design
Engineering

Component sourcing solutions for design engineers individually tailored to your project or concept requirements and backed by expert technical support from over 70 franchise manufacturers throughout your design cycle.

Franchised Electronics

Engineering Resources

Partnership Solutions

Meet Your Team

Global
Sourcing

Fully-traceable, quality-assured component supply across our international procurement network and authorised markets.

Supply Chain Management

Excess Solutions

Astute Intelligent Marketplace

Meet Your Team

Third Party
Logistics

Dedicated supply-chain expertise in bespoke component logistics up to and including fully outsourced consolidation support across complex supply-chain elements.

Component Kitting

Smart Logistics

Meet Your Team

Through Life
Support

AS6081-accredited protection against counterfeit parts and bespoke support in sourcing obsolete or hard-to-find components along with long-term nitrogen storage.

Counterfeit Avoidance

Obsolescence Management

Long-Term Storage

Meet Your Team

Design
Engineering

Component sourcing solutions for design engineers individually tailored to your project or concept requirements and backed by expert technical support from over 70 franchise manufacturers throughout your design cycle.

Franchised Electronics

Engineering Resources

Partnership Solutions

Meet Your Team

Global
Sourcing

Fully-traceable, quality-assured component supply across our international procurement network and authorised markets.

Supply Chain Management

Excess Solutions

Astute Intelligent Marketplace

Meet Your Team

Third Party
Logistics

Dedicated supply-chain expertise in bespoke component logistics up to and including fully outsourced consolidation support across complex supply-chain elements.

Component Kitting

Smart Logistics

Meet Your Team

Through Life
Support

AS6081-accredited protection against counterfeit parts and bespoke support in sourcing obsolete or hard-to-find components along with long-term nitrogen storage.

Counterfeit Avoidance

Obsolescence Management

Long-Term Storage

Meet Your Team

Design
Engineering

Component sourcing solutions for design engineers individually tailored to your project or concept requirements and backed by expert technical support from over 70 franchise manufacturers throughout your design cycle.

Franchised Electronics

Engineering Resources

Partnership Solutions

Meet Your Team

Global
Sourcing

Fully-traceable, quality-assured component supply across our international procurement network and authorised markets.

Supply Chain Management

Excess Solutions

Astute Intelligent Marketplace

Meet Your Team

Third Party
Logistics

Dedicated supply-chain expertise in bespoke component logistics up to and including fully outsourced consolidation support across complex supply-chain elements.

Component Kitting

Smart Logistics

Meet Your Team

Through Life
Support

AS6081-accredited protection against counterfeit parts and bespoke support in sourcing obsolete or hard-to-find components along with long-term nitrogen storage.

Counterfeit Avoidance

Obsolescence Management

Long-Term Storage

Meet Your Team

Design
Engineering

Component sourcing solutions for design engineers individually tailored to your project or concept requirements and backed by expert technical support from over 70 franchise manufacturers throughout your design cycle.

Franchised Electronics

Engineering Resources

Partnership Solutions

Meet Your Team

Global
Sourcing

Fully-traceable, quality-assured component supply across our international procurement network and authorised markets.

Supply Chain Management

Excess Solutions

Astute Intelligent Marketplace

Meet Your Team

Third Party
Logistics

Dedicated supply-chain expertise in bespoke component logistics up to and including fully outsourced consolidation support across complex supply-chain elements.

Component Kitting

Smart Logistics

Meet Your Team

Through Life
Support

AS6081-accredited protection against counterfeit parts and bespoke support in sourcing obsolete or hard-to-find components along with long-term nitrogen storage.

Counterfeit Avoidance

Obsolescence Management

Long-Term Storage

Meet Your Team

Design
Engineering

Component sourcing solutions for design engineers individually tailored to your project or concept requirements and backed by expert technical support from over 70 franchise manufacturers throughout your design cycle.

Franchised Electronics

Engineering Resources

Partnership Solutions

Meet Your Team

Global
Sourcing

Fully-traceable, quality-assured component supply across our international procurement network and authorised markets.

Supply Chain Management

Excess Solutions

Astute Intelligent Marketplace

Meet Your Team

Third Party
Logistics

Dedicated supply-chain expertise in bespoke component logistics up to and including fully outsourced consolidation support across complex supply-chain elements.

Component Kitting

Smart Logistics

Meet Your Team

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