Digi-Key Corporation Named TDK Top Distributor for Fiscal Year 2010

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - August 9, 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, today announced its selection as TDK Top Distributor for the 2011 fiscal year.

“Our philosophy at Digi-Key has always been centered on providing the best possible products and services to our global customers,” said Jeff Shafer, vice president, global interconnect, passives, and electromechanical product, Digi-Key Corporation. “Maintaining business relationships with quality suppliers such as TDK has been a tremendous asset towards achieving this goal. We are honored to receive this distinction.”

Digi-Key also had the highest sales growth for TDK distributors, an astonishing 77 percent in 2011.

Digi-Key personnel were on hand to accept the award which was presented at the EDS conference in Las Vegas, Nev., in May.

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.