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Micross Components And Aeroflex / Metelics Hi-Rel Components Announce Distribution Agreement
By: PR Newswire
Nov. 13, 2012 01:13 PM
ORLANDO, Fla., Nov. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Micross Components, a leading global provider of specialty electronic components, is pleased to announce that it has received a franchised bare die distribution agreement from Aeroflex / Metelics Hi-Rel Components, a wholly owned subsidiary of Aeroflex Holding Corp. (NYSE: ARX). The agreement, which became effective November 1st, 2012, authorizes Micross Components to promote, sell and support Aeroflex / Metelics Hi-Rel Components line of Defense Logistic Agency qualified (QPL) bare die diode and transistor product lines.
"Micross Components is a recognized leader in the distribution of hi-reliability components. Their expertise in supply chain management coupled with their rich portfolio of value added services ranging from design, manufacturing, logistics and distribution capabilities played a key role in our decision making process," stated Tim Emery, Vice President Sales & Marketing Aeroflex / Metelics.
"This alliance comes at a particularly exciting time in the evolution of Aeroflex / Metelics Hi-Rel Components business. We are nearing the completion of a multi-million dollar expansion of our MIL-PRF-19500 certified wafer fabrication facility in Londonderry, NH and a doubling of the foot print of our back end processing facility located in Lawrence, MA. Simultaneously, the Hi-Rel Component development teams have an explosive qualification plan which has seen tremendous expansion of our QPL portfolio over the past two years including the addition this week of JANHC & JANKC PRF Specification families: /117, /127, /435 & /437," continued Emery.
Tony Hamby, General Manager of Micross Components stated, "Micross is delighted to partner with a company that has a world recognized hi-rel pedigree. Combining Aeroflex specialty products with our knowledge and technical capability, enables Micross to offer new product solutions."
About Micross Components
With a 30+ year heritage, Micross possesses the design, manufacturing and logistics expertise needed to support an application from start to finish. For more information, visit www.micross.com.
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