Digi-Key Signs Global Distribution Pact with Johanson Technology Incorporated

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - August 23, 2007

Digi-Key Corporation and Johanson Technology Incorporated today announced the signing of a worldwide distribution agreement.

Johanson Technology Incorporated (JTI) produces ceramic and wirewound RF inductors, RF capacitors, baluns, filters and more at its facility in Camarillo, Calif.

Featured in Digi-Key’s print and online catalogs and available for purchase directly from Digi-Key are a variety of JTI’s antennas, baluns, balanced filters, couplers, diplexers, filters, and filter arrays.

“We are extremely pleased to add this line of leading edge RF components from JTI to our product offering,” said Mark Larson, Digi-Key president. “We are certain these products will be of great interest and appeal to our customers.”

“We are excited about this partnership,” said Scott Horton, Johanson Technology vice president of sales and marketing. “Digi-Key’s excellence in design engineering support and providing global logistics will further simplify the procurement process for many of our customers. We believe that a partnership combining JTI’s leading edge RF components with Digi-Key’s speed in execution will bring value to the marketplace by shortening the time to market for our global customer base.”

About Johanson Technology Incorporated

JTI (Camarillo, California) was formed to specifically focus on RF, microwave and optical markets. Johanson Technology provides solutions for cellular, WLAN, Bluetooth, WiMax, WiFi, UWB, ZigBee, RF/Microwave, Millimeter Wave, and fiber optic applications as well as custom high frequency ceramic solutions. JTI offers a broad range of standard products, including multilayer capacitors, single layer capacitors, RF inductors, RF wirewound inductors, antennas, baluns, balanced filters, band pass filters, high pass filters, low pass filters, couplers, and diplexers. For more information, visit www.johansontechnology.com.

About Digi-Key Corporation

Digi-Key Corporation, based in Thief River Falls, Minn., is a global, full-service provider of both prototype/design and production quantities of electronic components, offering more than three million products from over 650 quality name-brand manufacturers. With over one million products in stock and an impressive selection of online resources, Digi-Key is committed to stocking the broadest range of electronic components in the industry and providing the best service possible to its customers. Additional information and access to Digi-Key's broad product offering is available on the Digi-Key website.