SOURCE: Vishay Intertechnology, Inc.

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc.

April 04, 2011 08:00 ET

Vishay Intertechnology Receives Supplier Excellence Award From TTI Asia

MALVERN, PA--(Marketwire - April 4, 2011) - Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) is pleased to announce that Vishay Intertechnology Asia Pte Ltd. has received the Supplier Excellence Award 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 fourth year that TTI Asia has given out the award, and is the first time that Vishay Asia has received it. The Supplier Excellence Award is the highest award given out by TTI Asia. Award criteria focus on quality measurement and include on-time delivery, receiving quality, administrative quality, operations support, and business system support.

Chris Tan, Vishay's Administrative President, Asia, said, "It is a great honor to receive this prestigious award from TTI Asia. We are proud of our strong relationship with the company and our ability to work closely with it to serve end customers throughout the Asia region. We look forward to further enhancing our relationship with TTI Asia in the months and years to come."

In bestowing the award, Gene Conahan, TTI's President, Europe and Asia, said, "Achievement of this award not only represents the dedication of all Vishay Intertechnology Asia employees to TTI Asia, but also management's commitment and overall operating philosophy for excellence. We are very pleased to present this award to Vishay Asia."

Headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, TTI, Inc. is celebrating its 40th anniversary in 2011. TTI's extensive product line and supply chain solutions have made the company the distributor of choice for industrial, military, aerospace, and consumer electronic manufacturers worldwide.

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, 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 www.vishay.com.