FORT WORTH, TEXAS – July 13, 2009 – Recognized recently as Distributor of the Year by Littelfuse and Vishay Intertechnology, TTI is further strengthening its discrete portfolio with the addition of light-emitting diodes from Harvatek, a leading manufacturer of surface mount chip LEDs. The agreement enables TTI to distribute Harvatek’s broad line of discrete products including high-power HarvaLEDs, various SMTs, IR transmitters and receivers, display parts and through-hole LEDs.
Simon McLean, TTI Vice President Marketing, Discrete Semiconductors, said, “Concern for the environment, economics and emerging capabilities are propelling the LED market to strong growth. TTI is pleased to support our customer’s needs with the responsiveness and competitiveness of Harvetek’s broad LED portfolio. We have great confidence that our Harvatek partnership will enable us to offer affordable pricing and lighting solutions to meet our customer’s needs.”
According to Pete Perniciaro, Vice President of Sales for Harvatek, “TTI’s strong position with their customers worldwide will be a tremendous asset to Harvatek. We believe that TTI will significantly grow Harvatek’s revenues. Our joint focus will be to develop and expand LED usage in both traditional applications and emerging solid state lighting products.”
About TTI, Inc.
Headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, TTI, Inc. is a specialty distributor of passive, interconnect and discrete components. TTI is the distributor of choice for industrial and consumer electronic manufacturers worldwide. TTI’s extensive product line includes: resistors, capacitors, connectors, potentiometers, trimmers, magnetics, circuit protection, filters, electromechanical and discrete semiconductor devices. TTI is recognized as the industry’s leader in service and quality and provides a broad array of supply chain services to its customer base. TTI employs 2,000 with more than 50 locations throughout North America, Europe and Asia. For more information about TTI, visit www.ttiinc.com.
Harvatek is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of surface mount LEDs. Its solid state lighting solutions are utilized in numerous applications including mobile phones, handheld media systems, LCD displays and appliances. Harvatek manufactures billions of LEDs annually. For more information, please call Harvatek at +1 (408) 844-8734 and or email them at Sales@harvatek-intl.com. Harvatek is an ISO9001: 2000 certified company and a TS16949 certified company. All Harvatek Products are RoHS compliant.