News-Spot | Business News | Jul 23, 2014

Digi-Key and SunLED Sign Distribution Agreement

Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, the industry leader in electronic component selection, availability and delivery, today announced a global distribution agreement with SunLED, an industry leader in optoelectronic technology.

SunLED manufactures SMD LEDs, LED lamps, LED displays and other optoelectronic products. Their flexibility and breadth of LED product offerings provides design engineers the freedom to become more creative with their designs during the product development stage. SunLED acknowledges the requirements of design engineers in the major core technology industries and provides them with optimum performance LEDs to meet or exceed their expectations.

"LED adoption is accelerating in numerous applications, regardless of industry," said Mark Zack, Vice President, Global Semiconductor Product at Digi-Key. "Versatile, reliable LED solutions such as those offered by SunLED are ideally placed to address this growing need and we are pleased to add these products to our industry-leading in-stock selection."

SunLED focuses on niche markets and upcoming trends to ensure that new breakthroughs in LEDs are shared with the engineering community. Providing quality, innovative and high-performance LED products to various engineers enhances designs, allowing groundbreaking, aesthetically eye-catching products to be introduced to the marketplace.

"We are excited to have Digi-Key as a global distribution partner. Their broad reach in the global electronic marketplace fits hand in hand with our extensive line of LED products and packages," said Grace Chang, Manager, SunLED Company, LLC. "This agreement enhances the scope of support for design engineers worldwide, both at well-established manufacturers and new start-ups, to turn mechanical and electrical designs into the next generation of electronic products. We look forward to the bright future offered by this partnership."

These innovative LED solutions from SunLED are available for immediate shipment on the Digi-Key website.

About SunLED:
SunLED is one of the world's leading manufacturers of optoelectronic components. The company offers an extensive line of LED Lamps, Surface Mount LEDs, and LED Displays that are RoHS and REACH compliant. Manufacturing with state of the art equipment, SunLED supports high profile customers with production capabilities exceeding 350 million LEDs per month. The company has an unwavering commitment to service and quality for supporting engineering requirements, while assisting with the next advancements in electronic innovations. www.sunledusa.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.

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