Digi-Key Corporation Announces Expansion of Distribution Agreement with Honeywell

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - April 23, 2009

Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry's broadest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, announced today the expansion of its distribution contract with Honeywell from a North American agreement to a global agreement.

Honeywell Precision Sensors is a leading supplier of specialized integrated circuits for aerospace and military markets and manufacturer of sensors and electronics for a variety of commercial applications.

Honeywell products stocked by Digi-Key are featured in its print and online catalogs and are available through its global websites.

"With Digi-Key's rapid growth in the overseas markets, we are very pleased to expand our agreement with Honeywell," said Jeff Shafer, Digi-Key vice president, interconnect, passive, and electromechanical products. "Honeywell's commitment to quality products is a perfect match for Digi-Key's commitment to quality service with our mutual customers, now worldwide, the benefactors of this expanded agreement."

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.

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