Fort Worth, Texas – May 16, 2013 – TTI, Inc., the leading global distributor of passive, interconnect, electromechanical and discrete components, announced today that the company has been awarded KEMET Corporation’s highest honor as Distributor of the Year.
For over 25 years, TTI has partnered with KEMET to provide customers with unparalled service and a commitment to quality that has resulted in TTI winning the Distributor of the Year award seven consecutive years. TTI is the only distributor in North America to have received this distinguished honor. TTI continues to be the largest distributor of KEMET components which positions the company as the leading and most preferred distributor in the passive electronics industry.
Mike Morton, President, TTI Americas, remarked, “The two companies have a lot of history together which makes achieving the KEMET Distributor of the Year award that much more satisfying. KEMET is the capacitance company and TTI is the leading specialist distributor of capacitors with a wider and deeper inventory than any other distributor, so the two companies are hand-in-glove together in the market. It is definitely an award-winning combination!"
Jim Bruorton, KEMET Vice President Distribution Sales and Business Development, commented, “The KEMET team congratulates TTI on their KEMET performance for our fiscal year 2013. In what was a difficult year for the capacitor industry, TTI found a way to grow their KEMET business. They out performed our channel and the market in general. The TTI growth in our specialty product is a key metric in our award criteria, TTI exceeded our expectations. Job well done and congratulations on earning KEMET's Distributor of the Year.”
TTI, Inc. a Berkshire Hathaway company, is an authorized, specialty distributor of interconnect, passive and electromechanical (IP&E) components and the distributor of choice for industrial and consumer electronic manufacturers worldwide. Broader and deeper inventory, leading-edge products and custom supply chain solutions have established TTI as the leading specialist in electronic component distribution. Globally, the company maintains 1.2 million cubic feet of dedicated warehouse space containing over 850,000 component part numbers. Along with its subsidiaries, Mouser Electronics and Sager Electronics, TTI employs more than 4,600 employees and is represented in over 100 locations throughout North America, Europe and Asia. For more information about TTI, visit www.ttiinc.com.