SOURCE: NKK Switches

August 09, 2007 18:25 ET

NKK Switches Names Arrow Top Distributor

SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwire - August 9, 2007) - NKK Switches, the world's leading designer and manufacturer of innovative electromechanical switching devices, named Arrow Electronics as the "Number One Distributor" in the Americas for NKK switch products. The honor was given at the recent Electronics Distribution Show to recognize Arrow's shared commitment to providing unparalleled customer support and service, without compromising value or quality.

"The NKK partnership has been an invaluable component of Arrow's growth plan," said Tom Chudyk, Corporate Supplier Manager, Arrow Electronics. "From senior management relationships to tactical execution, it has truly been a growing and high performance relationship which keeps improving and evolving. Arrow is very proud to accept this award and look forward to a successful future together for both companies."

Arrow Electronics is a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and computer products. Arrow inventories an extensive portfolio of NKK switch products to support design engineers and customers, and NKK products are featured in Arrow's Guaranteed Stock program.

"NKK is appreciative of the focus and commitment Arrow has made on behalf of our company," said Frances Amoss, Vice President-Sales, NKK Switches. "We place great value on our relationship with Arrow and look forward to years of continued tremendous growth, and to further strengthening our partnership."

A leading designer and producer of electromechanical switches, NKK Switches offers one of the industry's most extensive selections of illuminated, process sealed, miniature, specialty and surface mount switches. The company manufactures more than four million toggle, rocker, pushbutton, slide, rotary, DIP rotary, keypad and keylock switches. All switches are designed and manufactured to provide the quality and dependability that has made NKK the benchmark for reliability for over half a century.

NKK continues to lead the industry in responding to the needs of the marketplace with innovation, high reliability and a commitment to excellence. The company provides environmentally safe products for its valued customers, including the myriad of issues that are covered under the RoHS directive. NKK maintains a complete network of qualified representatives and distributors through the United States, Canada, Central and South America, Europe and Asia.

Engineers who design the man-machine interface for their products rely on the broad product line, specialized design expertise and customers' support of NKK Switches. For more information, contact NKK Switches, 7850 E. Gelding Dr., Scottsdale, AZ 85260. Phone 480-991-0942. Fax 480-998-1435. Or visit the NKK Switches Web site at

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  • For more information contact:
    Chris Walker
    Connect Public Relations
    Debra Martin
    NKK Switches