CHICAGO - Littelfuse, Inc., the global leader in circuit protection, announced today that it has been awarded the 2011 Fast Growing Supplier in Taiwan award by distribution partner Arrow Electronics, Inc., a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. The new award recognizes the contributions of a single supplier who assisted in significantly driving business growth in Taiwan.
"This award demonstrates Arrow's demand creation capability in the challenging ODM market in Taiwan," said Edmond Chu, Vice President of Sales Excellence and Pemco, Arrow Electronics Asia Pacific Ltd. "Our growth in Taiwan doubled from 2010 to 2011 thanks in large part to Littelfuse. We give special thanks for the outstanding support of Albert Chen, Littelfuse Sales Director, Taiwan and SEA, and the entire Littelfuse Taiwan team who helped drive the growth of our business and generated 20 design wins in 2012."
Chu presented the prestigious award to Deepak Nayar, Vice President & General Manager, Electronics Business Unit, Littelfuse, Inc., on August 22. "This award represents a great achievement on the part of Albert Chen and his outstanding team," said Nayar. "It recognizes hard work and dedication in providing value to Arrow and directly contributing to their success."
Founded in 1927, Littelfuse, Inc., the worldwide leader in circuit protection, offers the industry's broadest and deepest portfolio of circuit protection products and solutions. Littelfuse devices protect products in virtually every market that uses electrical energy, from consumer electronics to automobiles to industrial equipment. In addition to its Chicago, Illinois, world headquarters, Littelfuse has more than 30 sales, distribution, manufacturing and engineering facilities in the Americas, Europe and Asia. Technologies offered by Littelfuse include Fuses; Gas Discharge Tubes (GDTs); Positive Temperature Coefficient Devices (PTCs); Protection Relays; PulseGuard® ESD Suppressors; SIDACtor® Devices; Silicon Protection Arrays (SPA(TM)); Switching Thyristors; TVS Diodes and Varistors. The company also offers a comprehensive line of highly reliable Electromechanical and Electronic Switch and Control Devices for commercial and specialty vehicles, as well as Protection Relays and underground Power Distribution Centers for safe control and distribution of electricity in mining operations.
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