Partstat Partner Newswire: July 2020

By Logan Wamsley

Mouser Electronics Named Distributor of the Year by Mean Well

Mouser has been named the 2019 North American Distributor of the Year by Mean Well, a leading power supply manufacturer. Mouser received the prestigious award for earning top scores in Mean Well categories such as sales performance, models promotion, marketing, and technical and customer support.

“We are delighted to win this prestigious award from Mean Well,” said Tom Busher, Vice President of Supplier Management at Mouser in a press release. “Our partnership with Mean Well continues to grow, and we look forward to greater collaboration in bringing more Mean Well products to our global customer base.”

“We are very pleased to present Mouser with the 2019 North American Distributor of the Year award” stated Leo Cheong, General Manager, Mean Well USA. “Mouser has certainly earned this recognition, and we’re very grateful to have them as a close distribution partner.”

TTI Receives 2019 Americas Distributor Award From Molex

TTI has been named the recipient of Molex’s 2019 Americas Distributor Award. This award recognizes one outstanding regional channel partner each year for advancing Molex technology solutions through demonstrated growth in worldwide sales coupled with global financial, operational, and executive management excellence.

“Over the years, TTI has demonstrated an exceptional commitment toward the mutual success of both companies,” said Fred Bell, Vice President Global Distribution, Molex, in a press release. “We are honored to recognize their relentless contributions to our distribution channel. Congratulations to TTI for not only being recognized as the Americas Distribution Award recipient, but also the Global Distribution Award recipient.”

“TTI is proud to be recognized for this award,” said Mike Morton, Chief Operating Officer, TTI, Inc., “We are honored to be esteemed for bringing innovative Molex solutions to customers worldwide.”

Arrow Electronics Announces New Partnership With Taoglas to Increase IoT and AI Offerings

Arrow has announced a new collaboration initiative with Taoglas, a leading enabler of digital transformation using IoT. According to the press release, under the collaboration efforts, customers will have access to Taoglas’ portfolio of next-generation IoT solutions and newly announced CROWD Insights. The new global distribution agreement also provides customers streamlined access to Taoglas’ extensive portfolio of antenna and RF design offerings.

“Our customers need both products and services to support the success of IoT projects. Taoglas’ portfolio of high-performance RF antennas and IoT solutions is a fantastic addition to Arrow’s broad product and services portfolio,” said Aiden Mitchell, Vice President and General Manager of Global IoT Solutions for Arrow Electronics. “Our customers will benefit from Taoglas’ reputation as a best-in-class, performance-driven technology provider.”

“We are delighted to establish our partnership with Arrow, a leading solutions provider with one of the world’s largest technology ecosystems,” said Dermot O’Shea, Co-CEO of Taoglas. “By working with Arrow, we can offer even more unrivalled engineering, sales and customer support globally. As the IoT ecosystem continues to mature and grow, the opportunities for projects that need to be designed, built, deployed, and managed increases exponentially. It also means that providers with the quickest and most effective execution capabilities will offer the most value to the end customer.”

Digi-Key Electronics Announces Distribution Partnership With SG Wireless

Digi-Key has expanded its product portfolio by signing a U.S. distribution partnership with SG Wireless, which will offer Digi-Key customers a wide range of solutions and products in the IoT space.

According to the press release, SG Wireless offers high performance, off-the-shelf, turnkey, and custom products, in addition to full-stack design services and cloud-ready IoT platforms.

“SG Wireless has proven to be a leading innovator in IoT solutions and we are excited to offer their range of wireless modules, gateways and sensors to our customers,” said David Stein, Vice President, Global Supplier Management at Digi-Key. “IoT development has significant challenges, and SG Wireless is ideally positioned to serve this market. Their pre-certified devices remove obstacles for engineers and are designed as a solution, working together from sensor to cloud.”