SOURCE: Vishay Intertechnology, Inc.

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc.

May 30, 2013 11:00 ET

Vishay Intertechnology Asia Pte Ltd Wins Diamond Award and Supplier Excellence Award From TTI Asia

SINGAPORE--(Marketwired - May 30, 2013) - Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced that Vishay Intertechnology Asia Pte Ltd has received the 2012 Diamond Award and the 2012 Supplier Excellence Award, Silver, from TTI Electronics Asia Pte Ltd. Vishay is one of the world's largest manufacturers of discrete semiconductors and passive electronic components. TTI is the world's leading authorized distributor specialist offering passive, connector, electromechanical, and discrete components.

This is the sixth year that TTI Asia has presented the Supplier Excellence Awards, the highest recognition of a supplier's performance with TTI Asia, and the third year in a row that Vishay Asia has been a winner. The supplier award program is centered on quality measurements that include on-time delivery, receiving quality, customer quality, administrative quality, and business system support. Supplier Excellence Award winners are determined by performance points for these criteria while the Diamond Award is given for the highest overall score.

"We are honored to receive both the Supplier Excellence Award and the Diamond Award from TTI Asia," said Christopher Tan, Administrative President, Vishay Asia. "TTI is an outstanding supply-chain partner, and our close relationship with the company has been instrumental in meeting the needs of end customers throughout the Asia region. We look forward to continuing our partnership for many years to come."

"TTI's Supplier Excellence program continues to enhance supplier and distributor performance," said Melanie Pizzey, Vice President, Global Product Operations, TTI, Inc. "Since beginning this recognition program 18 years ago, TTI has experienced significant improvement in overall supplier performance. Vishay Asia is to be commended for its outstanding coordination of efforts to earn these awards. It not only represents the dedication of all Vishay Asia employees to TTI, but also management's commitment to excellence. This level of performance demonstrates the strong partnership between Vishay Asia and TTI Asia."

The TTI awards were presented to Vishay Asia at an April 22 ceremony in its Singapore office. Gene Conahan, President of TTI Asia, presented the Diamond Award to Christopher Tan, Administrative President, Vishay Asia. Gene Conahan presented the Supplier Excellence Award, Silver, to Johnson Koo, Senior Vice President, Sales, Vishay Asia.

Sam Sung, Director of Product Marketing, TTI Asia commented, "Our partnership with Vishay is strong and continues to grow. Vishay's achievement for this award represents the dedication and commitment of all Vishay Asia employees and management to this program. TTI is extremely pleased to present this award to Vishay Asia."

Vishay, in addition to winning awards from TTI Asia, also won awards from TTI in the Americas and Europe. These awards were presented at separate ceremonies.

TTI, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a specialty distributor of passive, interconnect and discrete components.TTI is the distributor of choice for industrial and consumer electronics manufacturers worldwide. TTI's extensive product line includes: resistors, capacitors, connectors, potentiometers, trimmers, magnetic, circuit protection, filters, electromechanical and discrete semiconductor devices. TTI is recognized as the industry leader in service and quality and provides a broad array of supply chain services to its customer base. TTI employs more than 2,500 with over 50 locations throughout North America, Europe and Asia. For more information about TTI, visit

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc., a Fortune 1000 Company listed on the NYSE (VSH), is one of the world's largest manufacturers of discrete semiconductors (diodes, MOSFETs, and infrared optoelectronics) and passive electronic components (resistors, inductors, and capacitors). These components are used in virtually all types of electronic devices and equipment, in the industrial, computing, automotive, consumer, telecommunications, military, aerospace, power supplies, and medical markets. Vishay's product innovations, successful acquisition strategy, and "one-stop shop" service have made it a global industry leader. Vishay can be found on the Internet at

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