Digi-Key Corporation and ILLUMRA Announce Global Distribution Agreement

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - October 31, 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 the global addition of ILLUMRA products to its expansive line card.

ILLUMRA products are known globally for offering design engineers and product procurers with state-of-the-art wireless solutions including wireless indoor lighting products, sensors, receivers, and outdoor lighting accessories.

"We are excited to offer the range of lighting control and energy management solutions from ILLUMRA," said Mark Zack, vice president of semiconductor product, Digi-Key Corporation. "ILLUMRA is renowned for creative products that offer an array of energy management and control functions, without the limitations of batteries or wires."

"We are pleased to partner with Digi-Key in offering building blocks and market ready solutions to OEMs," said Jan Finlinson, President, ILLUMRA. "The availability of finished products and accessories will allow companies to jump start development of battery-free wireless technology and get to market faster."

ILLUMRA self-powered wireless controls specialize in lighting control and energy management systems for buildings and industrial facilities. ILLUMRA products operate using the EnOcean radio standard.

ILLUMRA products are available for purchase now on Digi-Key’s global websites.

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 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.

About ILLUMRA

ILLUMRA Self-powered Wireless Controls specializes in lighting control and energy management systems for buildings and industrial facilities. ILLUMRA products operate using the EnOcean radio standard. The technology used in ILLUMRA products has been successful in Europe since 2002; the ILLUMRA product line is a customized version of this technology created for optimal performance in the U.S. and North American markets.

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