The electronic connectors market is in sync with the demand from key end-use markets. Industry reports estimate the global electronic connectors market to reach $89.6 billion by 2018. Catching up with this trend, Digi-Key Corporation, a distributor of electronic components, signed a global distribution agreement with PRECI-DIP SA, a manufacturer of Swiss world connectors and contacts.
With the addition of Digi-Key as a key distributor of PRECI-DIP’s products, customers will now get the chance to quickly receive delivery of PRECI-DIP parts in the U.S. and worldwide.
“Today’s engineering applications are continuously seeking new, rugged interconnect components to give them a leading edge in their markets,” Tom Busher, vice president of global interconnect, passive, and electromechanical products at Digi-Key, said in a statement.
“We are pleased to distribute PRECI-DIP’s spring-loaded technology, which will give our customers a cost-effective and reliable solution to their mating cycle, high shock and vibration, and board-to-board connection needs,” Busher added.
PRECI-DIP’s designs use a unique combination of components, such as socket contacts with multi-finger clips, spring-loaded contacts, and PCB connectors that include headers and sockets, as well as materials suitable for high-speed equipment. Their products are used in innovative designs for applications including industrial, data processing, MIL/aero, medical, telecommunication, automotive and IT, among others. With its long experience, knowledge and expertise, PRECI-DIP has been developing the right product to fit many applications and meet their requirements, and is committed to continuously expanding its global presence and service.
“Digi-Key supports our commitment to meet the design needs of a diverse customer base through an easy-to-use and flexible channel,” Tanguy Tronel, director of Worldwide Sales and Marketing at PRECI-DIP said.
Digi-Key Corporation is a full-service provider of both prototype/design and production quantities of electronic components, offering more than three million products from over 650 manufacturers. Digi-Key continues to move forward, affirming its commitment to stock a broad range of electronic components and provide the best service possible to its customers.