THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - December 4, 2007
Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation and Kingbright Corporation announced today that the companies have entered into a global distribution agreement.
Kingbright is a leading manufacturer of LED lamps, displays, SMD lamps and other LED-related products.
Kingbright LED products stocked by Digi-Key are featured in its print and online catalogs and are available for purchase directly from Digi-Key. This new distribution agreement will enable Digi-Key to fulfill both the prototype and production requirements of its diverse customer base.
"We are very pleased to expand Digi-Key's lighting portfolio through this new partnership with Kingbright," said Mark Larson, Digi-Key president and COO. "With products certain to be of great interest and appeal to our customers, Kingbright's commitment to superior quality and customer service makes this company a good match for Digi-Key."
"We are delighted to enter into this global distribution partnership with Digi-Key," said Mr. Wen Sung, Kingbright general manager. "Unparalleled values will be created for engineers and buyers through synergy between Digi-Key's reputable service and Kingbright's extensive product offering."
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.
About Kingbright Corporation
Kingbright is a leading manufacturer of SMD Lamps, LED Lamps, Displays, and other LED-related products. Headquartered in Taiwan, Kingbright operates four manufacturing plants in Shenzhen, China, all accredited with TS 16949, ISO 9001, ISO 14001 certification. With the highest quality and production capabilities, Kingbright produces more than 350 million SMD Lamps, 200 million Through-hole LED Lamps, and consumes 120 million LED dice in manufacturing Through-hole and SMD Displays every month. For more information, please visit www.us.kingbright.com.
Editorial Contact for Digi-Key Corporation
Steven G. Tsukichi
Editorial Contact for Kingbright Corporation