We knew Digi-Key was at the pinnacle of the industry online, but when we discovered the alignment in core values and how easy it would be to work with them, the choice was clear.
Eugene, OR (PRWEB) November 07, 2012
VersaLogic Corp., the embedded industry's most trusted computer company, today announced the signing of a global distribution agreement with global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation. Digi-Key is recognized world-wide as having the industry’s largest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment.
“The goal for our first move into distribution was to provide design engineers around the world immediate access to select, evaluate, and purchase our products online. We were also seeking a distributor who would be reliable for our customers and easy to work with,” said Bruce McKinnon, Chief Operating Officer of VersaLogic Corp. “We knew Digi-Key was at the pinnacle of the industry online, but when we discovered the alignment in core values and how easy it would be to work with them, the choice was clear.”
This new partnership enables design engineers and procurement professionals 24/7 access to VersaLogic product information and selection tools, as well as inventory levels, pricing, purchasing, and technical support. All products are shipped from Digi-Key’s North American warehouse, enabling delivery within 2 business days to anywhere in the world.
“The embedded industry continues to evolve with total cost of ownership and extended product life at the forefront. We wanted to offer our customers a premium line of embedded computers that would address this,” said Mark Zack, Vice President of Global Semiconductor Product at Digi-Key Corporation. "VersaLogic’s consistency of building rugged and field-reliable products, along with lifecycle leadership for over three decades, made them our ideal first comprehensive embedded computer line.”
About VersaLogic Corporation
A leading supplier of industrial computers since 1976, VersaLogic focuses on high-quality board-level products for embedded OEM applications. Its 5+ year production life guarantee and outstanding warranties demonstrate a commitment to service. For six consecutive years, VersaLogic has received the coveted “Platinum” level vendor rating based on independent user surveys by technology research firm VDC Research Group, Inc. Product platforms include COM, EBX™, EPIC™, EPU™, PC/104™, SUMIT™, and SPX™. For more information, visit http://www.VersaLogic.com.
About Digi-Key Corporation
As one of the world’s leading internet-based distributors of electronic components, Digi-Key Corporation has earned its reputation as an industry leader through its total commitment to service and performance. Digi-Key is a full-service provider of both prototype/design and production quantities of electronic components, offering more than two million products from over 500 quality name-brand manufacturers at http://www.digikey.com. As a testament to Digi-Key’s unparalleled commitment to service, North American design engineers ranked Digi-Key as the #1 Most Preferred Distributor (UBM/EE|Times Distributor Customer Preference Study/June 2011). With global sales for 2011 surpassing $1.5 billion, Digi-Key’s single location in North America is one of its greatest assets. Additional information and access to Digi-Key’s broad product offering are available at http://www.digikey.com.