Digi-Key Corporation Honored with Honeywell Sensing and Control's Bronze Growth Award

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - February 18, 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, was awarded Honeywell Sensing and Control's Bronze Growth Award at the annual Sales Kickoff event in Orlando, Florida on January 18th.

The award was presented by Sean Conley, Honeywell Sensing and Control Director of Global Distribution to Digi-Key staff members Jeff Shafer, vice president of interconnect, passive, and electromechanical products; Brenda Larson, manager of strategic marketing; Bruce Lawrence, director of passive product; Jon Dent, product manager; and Chris Beeson, vice president of global sales and business development.

"Digi-Key is proud to be recognized for growth from Honeywell Sensing and Control," Shafer said. "It is a tribute to Digi-Key's commitment to increasing customer designs through engineering support via marketing and the promotion of new products.We provide the best service possible, the broadest product offering, and we promote strong relationships with our suppliers. Our exceptional team members and commitment to service make it possible for Digi-Key to grow."

Last year, Digi-Key received the 2009 Authorized Distributor Performance award at Honeywell's Sales Kickoff event.

Honeywell products are available for purchase by phone, fax or on Digi-Key's global websites. Additionally, Honeywell products are featured in Digi-Key's print and online catalogs.

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.

About Honeywell

Honeywell International (www.honeywell.com) is a Fortune 100 diversified technology and manufacturing leader, serving customers worldwide with aerospace products and services; control technologies for buildings, homes and industry; automotive products; turbochargers; and specialty materials. Based in Morris Township, N.J., Honeywell's shares are traded on the New York, London, and Chicago Stock Exchanges (NYSE: HON). For more news and information on Honeywell, please visit www.honeywell.com.