Electronics Production | January 10, 2006
Future to distribute ST in UK and Ireland
Future Electronics has won a distribution agreement with ST Microelectronics for UK and Ireland.
"This agreement is part of an overall network evolution in process at ST, following the latest changes in the European distribution landscape after the closure of Eurodis, as well as the acquisition of Memec by Avnet and the subsequent consolidation of operations by Avnet companies," Jack Dauber, European region vice-president and distribution business unit director at ST explained to Electronicsweekly.com. Future Electronics already covers Eastern Europe and the Nordic with ST's product range. "Future Electronics is delighted to expand our current agreement with the ST team, to mutually grow our business in the UK and Ireland," Karen Thresh, Future's sales director for UK and Ireland told Electronicsweekly.com