Electronics Production | August 06, 2009
Digi-Key & MEC Switches sign worldwide distribution agreement
Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation and MEC Switches have signed a global distribution agreement.
MEC designs and manufacturers its Multimec and Illumec switches to withstand at least 10 million operations. Sealed to meet IP67 specifications and generally available in low and high temperature versions, these MEC switches are suitable for multiple applications in many different industry sectors, including audio/video, broadcasting, instrumentation, medical and defense, and wherever customers require performance, reliability, and design. "Digi-Key is very pleased to partner with MEC Switches," said Jeff Shafer, Digi-Key vice president, interconnect, passive, and electromechanical. "We are certain MEC’s high quality switches will be of significant interest to our customers." "We greatly value this opportunity to work together with Digi-Key to bring MEC switches to design engineers all around the world," said Eric Plantié, MEC corporate director for sales and marketing.