SOURCE: Vishay Intertechnology, Inc.

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc.

June 22, 2010 11:22 ET

Vishay Intertechnology Receives Supplier Excellence Award From TTI

MALVERN, PA--(Marketwire - June 22, 2010) -  Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH), one of the world's largest manufacturers of discrete semiconductors and passive electronic components, today announced that it has received a Supplier Excellence Award from TTI, Inc., a major customer and one of the world's leading electronics distributors. Vishay Intertechnology received the award on May 11 at this year's Electronic Distribution Show and Conference (EDS), held May 11-13 in Las Vegas, Nev.

The TTI supplier award program uses quality measurements to assess each supplier for on-time delivery, customer service, operational excellence, and other performance factors.

"I congratulate Vishay Intertechnology for winning this award from TTI," said Melanie Pizzey, vice president of global product operations, TTI, Inc. "Despite the many challenges faced in 2009 by the entire electronics industry, Vishay provided excellent service and support to TTI and helped TTI to further enhance its relationships with end customers. As this award demonstrates, Vishay is one of our most valued suppliers."

"We are honored to receive this Supplier Excellence Award," said Greg Mefford, vice president, worldwide distribution sales, Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. "TTI is an outstanding supply-chain partner, and Vishay is very happy to have such a mutually rewarding relationship with the company. Vishay, with its extensive portfolio of electronic components, and TTI, with its top-notch reputation for quality and service, are working together to meet the needs of end customers."

TTI, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a specialty distributor of passive, interconnect, electromechanical, and discrete components. TTI is the distributor of choice for electronic manufacturers worldwide. TTI's extensive product line includes resistors, capacitors, connectors, potentiometers, trimmers, magnetic circuit protection, filters, relays, switches, sensors, and discrete semiconductor devices. TTI is recognized as the industry's leader in service and quality and provides a broad array of supply chain services to its customer base. Headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, TTI employs 2,000 with more than 50 locations throughout North America, Europe, and Asia. For more information about TTI, visit For more information about Berkshire Hathaway, visit

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc., a Fortune 1,000 Company listed on the NYSE (VSH), is one of the world's largest manufacturers of discrete semiconductors (diodes, rectifiers, MOSFETs, optoelectronics, and selected ICs) and passive electronic components (resistors, capacitors, inductors, sensors, and transducers). These components are used in virtually all types of electronic devices and equipment, in the industrial, computing, automotive, consumer, telecommunications, military, aerospace, and medical markets. Its product innovations, successful acquisition strategy, and "one-stop shop" service have made Vishay a global industry leader. Vishay can be found on the Internet at