DigDigi-Key Corporation and RECOM Power, Inc. Sign Global Distribution Agreement

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - May 11, 2010

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 RECOM Power, Inc. today announced the two companies have entered into an agreement in which Digi-Key will distribute RECOM Power, Inc.'s products to customers worldwide.

RECOM Power, Inc. is a leading supplier of constant current dimmable LED drivers; DC/DC converters; switching regulators; and single, dual, and triple output AC/DC modules. RECOM focuses on providing dedicated product for the industrial controls, lighting, medical, military (COTS), and telecommunications markets. RECOM products are currently available for purchase on Digi-Key's global websites and will be featured in future print and online catalogs.

"With this global distribution agreement, RECOM Power, Inc.'s reputation as a leading supplier and Digi-Key's reputation as a leading global distributor have combined to provide our customers with access to more top-quality product from another world-leading supplier," said Jeff Shafer, Digi-Key's vice president of interconnect, passive, and electromechanical product. "We believe this new partnership with RECOM will affirm Digi-Key's commitment to working with the world's foremost suppliers of electronic components."

"As RECOM's extensive portfolio of high-end modular power supplies continues to grow, so does our need for outstanding distribution partners," said Christoph Wolf, vice president of sales - Americas for RECOM Power, Inc. "It is with pleasure that we are joining forces with Digi-Key to offer our solutions to a broader customer base, while making their selection and use easier for design engineers and our customers worldwide."

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 RECOM Power, Inc.

RECOM (Brooklyn, New York) is an internationally leading and multiple certified German manufacturer for DC/DC converters, LED Drivers (constant current), Switching Regulators and AC/DC modules. The main focus of RECOM is the low power DC/DC range from 0.25 W~100 W. In this range, RECOM, with their state-of-the art products, is one of the leading manufacturers worldwide. RECOM is specialized in making modular converters smaller and more efficient. This includes high isolations for medical applications. Additional company and product information is available at www.recom-power.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.