Digi-Key Corporation Receives Distributor Partnership Award from Cirrus Logic

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - June 7, 2012

Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry's largest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, today announced it has received the Distributor Partnership Award from Cirrus Logic.

"We are pleased to receive this prestigious award," said Mark Zack, vice president of global semiconductor product, Digi-Key Corporation. "The growth of our partnership with Cirrus Logic is a testament to the level of our collaboration together and finding new ways to improve customer service."

Since the First Quarter of 2010, in a less than robust business climate, Digi-Key's sales of Cirrus Logic product has nearly doubled.

"Digi-Key has proven to be a highly valued member of the Cirrus Logic sales channel, having successfully expanded Cirrus Logic's customer base for our world-class energy and audio products," said Tim Turk, vice president of worldwide sales, Cirrus Logic. "In addition, Digi-Key has consistently provided our global engineer customers, both large and small, with exemplary sales support. Our customers know that when they work with Digi-Key, they are in good hands."

As the leading integrated Internet-based distributor of electronic components, information about Digi-Key Corporation and inventory of millions of products is accessible to customers around the globe, with all products shipped from Digi-Key's single, North American location. The company's integrated business model provides product and support information online to help put engineers and procurement professionals in control as they solve tough product development challenges.

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.