ON Semiconductor Honors Digi-Key with 2016 Global High Service Distributor Award

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - March 9, 2017

ON Semiconductor recently named Digi-Key Electronics, a global electronic components distributor, their 2016 Global High Service Distributor Award winner.

"I am pleased to announce Digi-Key as our 2016 Global High Service Distributor and recognize their valuable contributions to our ongoing growth throughout the year," said Jeff Thomson, Vice President of Global Channel Sales for ON Semiconductor. "The support of our worldwide distribution partners like Digi-Key is fundamental to the success of ON Semiconductor's ongoing plans to increase market penetration and grow revenue at a faster pace than the industry."

The Global High Service Distributor Award is based on industry performance in a number of areas including meeting revenue goals, investment in stock, level and effectiveness of joint marketing activity, effectiveness in promoting new products, and growth in the number of new customers year-on-year.

"We are honored to receive this award. It illustrates a great example of the collaborative relationships and programs we strive to have with our supplier partners," said David Stein, Vice President, Global Semiconductors at Digi-Key. "Our partnership with the ON Semiconductor team has allowed us to be on the forefront of globally providing the newest technologies of semiconductor products to our mutual customer base."

ON Semiconductor's full line of quality products is available for immediate shipment on the Digi-Key website.

About ON Semiconductor

ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ON) is driving energy efficient innovations, empowering customers to reduce global energy use. The company offers a comprehensive portfolio of energy efficient power and signal management, logic, discrete and custom solutions to help design engineers solve their unique design challenges in automotive, communications, computing, consumer, industrial, LED lighting, medical, military/aerospace and power supply applications. ON Semiconductor operates a responsive, reliable, world-class supply chain and quality program, and a network of manufacturing facilities, sales offices and design centers in key markets throughout North America, Europe, and the Asia Pacific regions.

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 www.digikey.com.