Semiconductor supply chains have seen their fair share of turbulence over the past few years, and a fresh challenge has emerged; Brandon Spear, the CEO of TreviPay, tackles this pressing issue. As the semiconductor sector grapples with an excess of chips, intricate design requirements and a shortage of talent, Spear highlights the importance of seizing new opportunities. He points out, “The automotive electronics industry, in particular, offers substantial growth for foundries.” In this article, authored by Spear in SemiConductor Digest he provides invaluable insights. By emphasizing the significance of digital transformation and adopting a direct-to-manufacturer distribution strategy, businesses can thrive.
In this straightforward piece, Spear guides readers through the three primary challenges when transitioning to direct sales in the semiconductor industry. From addressing global billing complexities to ensuring smooth transactions and effectively scaling processes, the article reveals the keys to success. Spear underscores that simplifying the distribution model can lead to robust relationships, improved margins and sustained growth.