SOURCE: World Micro, Inc.

June 03, 2013 07:47 ET

World Micro Brings 3M Static Control Franchise On-Board

Agreement Adds Comprehensive Line of Static Control Bags, Workstations Products, & Instrumentation

ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - Jun 3, 2013) - Georgia-based electronics distributor, World Micro, Inc., announced today that it has signed a franchise distribution agreement with 3M Static Control, of Austin, TX. The agreement gives World Micro the ability to promote, distribute, and market 3M static control products. The newly added franchise line includes a vast array of products that include static control bags, mats, laminates, ground cords, packaging & accessories, flooring, wrist straps, heel grounders, containers, covers, monitors, vacuums, instrumentation, & ionization equipment.

3M Electronic Solutions Division's, Static Control Business is a global leader in static protection, offering a full range of solutions designed to help electronic products manufacturers develop and maintain complete static control programs that meet the challenge of electrostatic discharge (ESD) control, electrical overstress (EOS), and adverse environmental conditions during handling and transportation. 3M continues to invest in innovative new technology and state of the art monitoring to consistently meet industry demands.

"World Micro's customers increasingly look for the best quality and value in the solutions that we offer them, and 3M Static Control products have a proven reputation as consistently delivering the absolute best," stated Vikki Planche, World Micro's director of sales.

"3M is excited to announce our partnership with World Micro. We feel with their experienced technical background and strong sales team this makes for a natural fit to grow the 3M brand to our key customer base," said Mark Keesling, national sales manager with 3M.

About World Micro Components, Inc. World Micro, Inc., is a global, aerospace, military, commercial, and medical electronic component and products distributor focused on quality systems. The company also leads the industry in detection of counterfeit components and anti-counterfeit education and training. Since 1996, World Micro has helped its customers solve difficult supply chain issues through innovative research, design, sourcing, stocking, procurement, inventory, and management solutions. World Micro, Inc. is privately held with headquarters in Roswell, Georgia, and an Asian distribution hub in Penang, Malaysia. The company's website is and can be followed on Twitter at 

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