Excelitas Technologies and Digi-Key Electronics Announce New Distribution Agreement
Digi-Key Expands Standard Catalogue offering to include Excelitas Optoelectronic and Photonic Sensor
WALTHAM, Mass., April 21, 2016 – Excelitas Technologies Corp. announces a new distribution agreement
with Digi-Key Electronics, the industry leader in electronic component selection,
availability and delivery. As a global technology leader focused on delivering innovative optical and photonic solutions, Excelitas meets
the lighting, detection and optical technology needs of customers worldwide. Select products from Excelitas’ broad portfolio of
illumination, optoelectronic and sensor/detection products are now available for online purchase at
Digi-Key’s global websites.
“Adding Excelitas products to our global product offering makes it easier for engineering teams to explore and purchase from a full
selection of lighting and detection solutions for their designs,” commented David Stein, VP, Global Semiconductor at Digi-Key. “Our
customers can now find even more of the components they need for their R&D and product development projects from a single, convenient
Initially, Digi-Key will add a selection of more than 100 Excelitas products to their catalogue offering. This will include
Thermal Infrared Sensors, and a variety of
Flashlamp and Arc Lamp illumination solutions covering the spectrum from IR to UV.
“We are excited about working with Digi-Key to make Excelitas products readily accessible for the innovators who are creating
technologies across a boundless range of applications,” said Excelitas Sr. VP, Danny Miller. “Digi-Key’s renowned, global customer base
and reach will help us market our leading-edge solutions to an expanded audience of designers and users."
For more information about Excelitas products, visit www.excelitas.com or visit the Excelitas
supplier center page on http://www.digikey.com.
About Excelitas Technologies
Excelitas Technologies Corp. is a global technology leader focused on delivering innovative, high-performance, market-driven photonic
solutions to meet the lighting, detection and optical technology needs of global customers. From biomedical technology to research
laboratory, safety and security, consumer products, semiconductor, energy and environment, industrial sensing & imaging, defense and
aerospace, Excelitas Technologies is committed to enabling our customers' success in their end-markets. Excelitas Technologies acquired
Qioptiq in 2013 and now has approximately 5,500 employees in North America, Europe and Asia, serving customers across the world.
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About Digi-Key Electronics
Digi-Key Electronics, 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 four million products from more than 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 at www.digikey.com.
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