|By Business Wire||
|July 3, 2014 07:26 AM EDT||
Harwin, the leading hi-rel connector and SMT board hardware manufacturer, has named electronic components distributor, Digi-Key as the winner of its Global Marketing Outreach Award. The honor reflects Digi-Key’s worldwide success in bringing Harwin’s innovative product range to market, specifically recognising the effectiveness of the distributor’s marketing campaigns which have led to strong sales growth.
Comments Doug Steele, Harwin’s VP Global Distribution: “Harwin has been very active during this past year, introducing the new, multi-award-winning Gecko 1.25mm pitch hi-rel connector family. Digi-Key’s worldwide presence and proven routes to market are helping us bring this important new connector family to market globally and we are delighted to acknowledge their efforts with this award.”
“New product introduction is a vital portion of our day-to-day business, as we seek to offer our worldwide customers the latest and greatest in electronic components,” said Tom Busher, Vice President, Global IP&E at Digi-Key. “Giving our customers access to rugged, reliable products such as those manufactured by Harwin is a huge part of our success. We are honored to receive this award and look forward to furthering this partnership and continuing to grow our companies together.”
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.
Harwin is a manufacturer of standard interconnect components with an enviable reputation for high quality and exceptional customer service. Harwin has been successfully manufacturing electronic components for more than 50 years. Harwin’s sales and service extend worldwide via offices and manufacturing facilities in the USA, UK, Germany, France, Singapore & Taiwan and a world wide distribution network. The company operates a continuous product development program, and offers a custom connector design service.