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Business News | Oct 20, 2010

TTI, Inc. and TT electronics OPTEK Technology Announce Franchise Agreement

Providing design engineers with a worldwide source for optoelectronic components, TT electronics OPTEK Technology has partnered with global distributor TTI, Inc. with a new franchise agreement. TTI now stocks and distributes OPTEK’s comprehensive range of optoelectronic components, including visible LEDs and assemblies, infrared sensors and switches, magnetic sensors, encoders and an extensive range of high reliability optoelectronic discretes and hybrid assemblies.

“The addition of TTI will enhance OPTEK’s distribution network, both in North America as well as globally.  TTI has a proven reputation for effectively reaching new customers while maintaining excellent quality of service for current customers,” said Bob Taber, president of TT electronics OPTEK Technology.  “We look forward to working together with TTI to better serve our mutual customers.”

Jeff Ray, vice president of product marketing for TTI said, “Adding OPTEK’s products to our growing portfolio of optoelectronics and discrete semiconductor devices definitely will help us grow market presence in this area.”  TTI has been a long-standing distribution partner for TT electronics’ components businesses.

For further information please visit: http://www.optekinc.com/contactus.aspx, or email the TT electronics European Sales Office at sales@ttelectronicseurope.com.

About OPTEK Technology:
OPTEK Technology, a division of TT electronics, is a leading manufacturing and solutions provider for sensing and illumination covering the infrared, visible and ultraviolet spectrum; with standard as well as application specific products for a variety of markets, including, but not limited to office machines, industrial equipment, encoders, automotive electronics, military and high-reliability applications, medical diagnostic equipment and solid-state lighting.  Headquartered in Carrollton, TX, the company is ISO/TS16949:2002 and BS EN ISO 9001:2000 certified, as well as ITAR registered.

About TT electronics PLC:
TT electronics plc is a focused, global electronics group supplying leading manufacturers in the defense, aerospace, medical, transportation and industrial markets. The Group consists of five divisions:  Components, Sensors, Secure Power, Integrated Manufacturing Services and General Industrial each delivering technology, products and services to customers in target markets worldwide. TT electronics plc operates from headquarters based in Weybridge, Surrey, with more than 20 global manufacturing locations and more than 6,000 employees worldwide.
Additional information is available from our corporate website: http://www.ttelectronics.com/.

About TTI:
Headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, TTI, Inc. is a specialty distributor of passive, interconnect and discrete components. TTI is the distributor of choice for industrial and consumer electronic manufacturers worldwide. TTI’s extensive product line includes: resistors, capacitors, connectors, potentiometers, trimmers, magnetics, circuit protection, filters, electromechanical and discrete semiconductor devices. TTI is recognized as the industry’s leader in service and quality and provides a broad array of supply chain services to its customer base. TTI employs 2,000 with more than 50 locations throughout North America, Europe and Asia. For more information about TTI, visit www.ttiinc.com.

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