Digi-Key Corporation and LEDdynamics Ink Global Distribution Deal

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - January 15, 2009

Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry broadest product selection available for immediate delivery, and LEDdynamics, Inc. announced today that the companies have entered into a worldwide distribution agreement.

LEDdynamics is a custom engineering company specializing in the design and integration of LED technology for end-user and OEM applications.

Slated to be featured in future print catalogs, LEDdynamics LUXdrive line of products stocked by Digi-Key are now available for purchase on its website.

"We are very pleased to add LEDdynamics to our line card," said Mark Larson, Digi-Key president and COO. "We are certain that its products will be of significant interest to customers seeking the benefits of leading edge LED technology."

"Working with Digi-Key has been a real pleasure," said William McGrath, LEDdynamics president and CTO. "This distribution partnership combines the superior quality and versatility of LuxDrive power management solutions, lighting controllers, and light-engines, designed and manufactured by LEDdynamics, with world class customer service and consistent product availability."

Digi-Key Corporation focuses on providing customers with superior service, which includes product selection and availability, on-time delivery, and responsiveness. Using leading-edge processes and state-of-the-art technologies, Digi-Key serves a global customer base from its single 600,000 square foot facility in Thief River Falls, Minnesota, USA.

About LEDdynamics

A custom engineering company specializing in the design and integration of LED technology, LEDdynamics is committed to creating enabling technologies that bring LEDs from the laboratory into end user products. Its staff of engineers consolidates knowledge of driver electronics, optics, thermal management, manufacturability, and the latest technology to bring this knowledge to the marketplace. For more information, visit www.leddynamics.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.

Editorial Contact for Digi-Key Corporation
Steven G. Tsukichi
publicrelations@digikey.com
Editorial Contact for LEDdynamics
Jonathan Wish
Chief Strategic Officer
LEDdynamics, Inc.
802-728-4533
jwish@leddynamics.com