Digi-Key Corporation Honored With Numerous Supplier Awards at EDS

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - August 23, 2011

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 recognition by suppliers in several award categories for 2010.

Numerous Digi-Key suppliers were on hand at the EDS conference in May, and Digi-Key was presented with a multitude of awards, including the following:

  • Alpha Wire - 2010 Premier Distributor In Recognition of Sales Excellence and Continued Dedication
  • APEM - 2010 Distribution Excellence Award
  • Cooper–Bussmann - Outstanding Sales Growth 2010
  • Cornell-Dubilier - Highest POS Sales Growth 2010
  • Crydom - Outstanding Sales Achievement Distributor 2010
  • Emerson Network Power Connectivity Solutions - Top 5 Distributor Award
  • Keystone - Superior Sales Performance, Platinum Level Distributor 2010
  • Lumex - 2010 Distributor Excellence in NPI
  • Murata - 2010 Corporate Award recognizing Outstanding Sales Increase
  • NKK Switches - Largest Percentage Growth 2010; Million Dollar Club – Two Year Member
  • Norcomp - Partner in Excellence Award 2010
  • Ohmite - Distribution Branch Sales Excellence – Europe, Middle East, Africa
  • Omron - Partnership in Excellence Award 2010
  • Panasonic BSG - Outstanding Sales Growth 2010-2011
  • Vishay - Outstanding Growth Achievement 2007-2010

"Digi-Key has always been committed to its customers. This commitment has produced the exponential growth we have experienced in recent years," said Mark Larson, president and chief operating officer, Digi-Key Corporation. "Our partnerships with top quality suppliers have allowed us to continue in this direction. We are pleased to be honored in this way, and will work to continue these relationships into the future."

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
Erica Hanson
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