Digi-Key Corporation Opens Sort-by-Price Feature to Customers Worldwide

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - November 8, 2010

Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry's broadest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, today announced its Sort by Price feature is now available to all Digi-Key customers around the globe.

"Digi-Key received such a positive response when we launched Sort by Price for our registered users that we decided to offer the feature to all of our customers around the world," said Tony Harris, Digi-Key's chief marketing officer (CMO). "Sort by Price is now available for anyone visiting Digi-Key's 82 international websites. It's a great feature that allows our customers to make informed decisions when sourcing their electronic components."

The Sort by Price feature is available for all Digi-Key customers. It is based on tier 1 or unit pricing and applies to all parts, all Digi-Key websites, and all Digi-Key supported currencies.

Customers are able to sort by price in ascending or descending order in addition to applying filters for product in stock, lead free product, and RoHS Compliant product. An Advanced Sort option is also available and allows users to request parts in specific quantities.

"We know how important it is for our customers to be able to find the products they need and to determine cost," Harris said. "Our Sort by Price feature will make it easier for engineers and purchasers around the world to design and purchase top-quality product from Digi-Key."

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 600,000 square foot facility in Thief River Falls, Minnesota, USA.

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.