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Allied Electronics

May 16, 2011 12:02 ET

Allied Electronics Named Distributor of the Year by Omron Industrial Automation

FORT WORTH, TX--(Marketwire - May 16, 2011) - Allied Electronics was recently recognized by Omron Industrial Automation as Distributor of the Year. Omron Industrial Automation is the U.S.-based division of Omron Corporation, a world-class manufacturer of industrial automation products. Allied primarily received the notable award for increased sales growth dollars and for having the largest percentage of growth.

"Allied Electronics has been a good and long standing Omron Industrial Automation distribution partner," says Steve DuBois, Vice President of Sales - Channel Management at Omron. "Over the years, Allied has remained committed to growth and has focused on expanding its industrial controls product offering and technical knowledge to better serve customers. Fiscal year 2010 was a direct reflection of Allied's continued commitment, delivering sales growth results well above the industry average."

The Omron Industrial Automation Team presented Allied with the award during a business dinner on April 27, 2011 in Fort Worth, Texas. This is the first time Omron has recognized a national distributor with this award.

"We are very pleased to be recognized as the inaugural winner of this award," says Scott McLendon, Vice President of Product Management and Marketing at Allied. "Omron Industrial Automation is a cornerstone supplier in our automation & controls portfolio. We will most certainly continue to expand the range of Omron Industrial Automation solutions available through Allied Electronics in an effort to bring even more value to our customers."

About Allied Electronics
Allied Electronics is a small order, high service level distributor of electronic components and electromechanical products with over 50 sales offices across the United States and in Canada. With more than 2.2 million parts online and more than 115,000 products featured in the Allied Catalog, engineers and purchasers often look to Allied for prototyping due to its broad range of product solutions from over 300 world-class suppliers. www.alliedelec.com

About Omron Industrial Automation
Omron Industrial Automation is the U.S.-based division of Omron Corporation, a world-class manufacturer of industrial automation products with more than 75 years of success. Omron is dedicated to developing, manufacturing and supporting automation that improves quality and efficiency. www.omron247.com

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