Ohmite Manufacturing and Future Electronics Sign Global Distribution Agreement

Global Agreement Includes Affiliates ARCOL Resistors and Davies Molding. Future Electronics recently signed a global distribution agreement with Ohmite Manufacturing, a leading manufacturer of electronic resistors, heat sinks, heaters and custom assemblies.

Greg Pace, President of Ohmite said, “We are thrilled to add Future Electronics as an authorized distributor knowing they will be a significant part of our global sales expansion.” Ohmite plans to advance its already impressive distribution network with this new partnership and better serve its end users.

“Future Electronics is not only a global leader in electronics distribution, but a proven leader in the marketing and support of resistors and other passive components,” said Kurt Devlin, Director of Sales for Ohmite. “Their strong technical expertise will be a huge asset to our company,” said Kirk Schwiebert, Director of R&D for Ohmite.

Future Electronics’ success is largely built upon its commitment to maintain close business partnerships with suppliers and customers, coupled with the strength of its commercial and technical competencies through all stages of the design-production cycle.

“Future Electronics is very proud to add the entire product lines of Ohmite, Arcol and Davies Molding to our existing product portfolio. We are extremely confident that our customers will also welcome this very reputable manufacturer for their product needs, along with our best in class supply chain programs and technical expertise,” said Jacques Hing, Corporate VP Marketing for Passives at Future Electronics.

About Ohmite Manufacturing
Ohmite Manufacturing Company has been the leading provider of resistive products for high current, high voltage, and high energy applications for over 93 years. The company’s full complement of resistor construction includes wire wound, wire element, thick film, and ceramic composition. Ohmite offers a broad selection of Power Resistors to worldwide customers in the industrial, medical, military, and aerospace industries. It also offers a wide range of heat sinks, heaters and custom assembly services. Through ongoing product development, Ohmite continues to provide the latest in resistor technology required by today’s sophisticated high voltage, high current, and high energy circuit designs. More information is available at www.ohmite.com, www.arcolresistors.com and www.daviesmolding.com.

About Future Electronics
Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, and comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, President, Future Electronics has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,500 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.
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