Digi-Key Corporation Signs Global Distribution Agreement with Techflex

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - February 1, 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, and Techflex, a globally recognized specialist in the engineering and manufacture of advanced sleeving solutions, today announced the two companies have entered into an agreement in which Digi-Key will distribute Techflex products to customers worldwide.

Products from Techflex are now in stock and available for purchase on Digi-Key's global websites. Products will also be featured in future print and online catalogs.

"We are very pleased to announce this distribution agreement with Techflex with its strong product offerings in braided sleeving solutions," said Jeff Shafer, Digi-Key's vice president of interconnect, passive, and electromechanical products. "Adding Techflex's quality product line to Digi-Key's offering exemplifies our commitment to provide our customers with the broadest range of products for the electronics industry."

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 Techflex

Since 1963, Techflex (Sparta, New Jersey) has been engineering and manufacturing a wide range of braided sleeving products for a variety of industries from biomedical and aerospace to wire, hose, and cable bundling protection solutions for high performance automotive enthusiasts. Techflex's experience with this broad market, as well as their wide selection of general purpose and high-tech specialty products, has made Techflex one of the leaders in sleeving solutions.