Amphenol Industrial Names Digi-Key 2016 Industrial Distributor of the Year

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - May 18, 2017

Digi-Key Electronics, a global electronic components distributor, was awarded Amphenol Industrial's (AIO) 2016 Industrial Distributor of the Year Award at the 2017 EDS Banquet in Las Vegas, NV. The award was presented by Richard Jacobs – Director of Distribution/Amphenol, Dee Fuller- Director of Distribution/AIO, and Mark Cunningham- GM, AIO and given to Matt Nemec – Director, Interconnect, Chris Beeson – Executive VP of Sales and Supplier Development, and Anthony Bruggeman – Manager, Technology Business of Digi-Key.

Image of From Left to Right: Richard Jacobs, Matt Nemec, Dee Fuller, Chris Beeson, Anthony Bruggeman, and Mark Cunningham

Amphenol Industrial Operations, headquartered in a 675,000-square foot facility in Sidney, NY, provides a full range of high reliability connectors and interconnection systems specifically for the industrial markets including base stations, rail/mass transit, process control, automotive manufacturing, heavy equipment, and petrochemical/power generation.

AIO's broad line of products including ruggedized-for-industry cylindrical, fiber optic, rectangular, and industrialized versions of Amphenol's MIL-C-5015 cylindrical, MIL-C-26482 miniature cylindrical and GT reverse bayonet cylindrical connectors is available for immediate shipment globally from Digi-Key.

For more information, or to order from Digi-Key's full line of Amphenol Industrial products, please visit any of Digi-Key's global websites.

About Digi-Key Electronics

Digi-Key Electronics, based in Thief River Falls, Minn., is a global, full-service distributor of both prototype/design and production quantities of electronic components, offering more than five million products from over 650 quality name-brand manufacturers. With over 1.3 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 at