Newark Expands its Analog & SRAM Portfolio via ON Semiconductor's Acquisition of AMI Semiconductor
CHICAGO SEPTEMBER 2, 2008 - Newark (www.newark.com,) part of the global Premier Farnell Group, and a leading multi-channel, high-service electronics distributor in the Americas, announced today that it has been authorized by global leader ON Semiconductor to stock and market a broad portfolio of Application Specific Standard Products (ASSP) acquired by the manufacturer through its purchase of AMI Semiconductor.
The ASSPs now available through Newark include automotive, medical and industrial products, such as transceivers, stepper motor drivers, DSP systems, ULP memories, PoE power devices, drivers and clocks. These products are in stock for same-day shipping at www.newark.com/on-semiconductor.
"We are very excited about launching these new products into distribution on a global basis," said Jeff Thomson, vice president Global Channel Sales, ON Semiconductor.
"We have excellent partners in our global distribution network, such as Newark and Farnell, who have a strong focus on customer satisfaction and coverage. Through their dedicated resources, we are better positioned to deliver the right products at the right time, to the right customers."
"This agreement is a testament to our long-standing relationship with ON Semiconductor, our broad customer base and our commitment to service," comments Paul Buckley, Senior Vice President Product & Supplier Management, Newark. "We're pleased to be able to offer our design engineers and electronics buyers an expanded range of ASSPs."
Newark's complete ON Semiconductor offering can also be viewed at www.newark.com/on-semiconductor.
About ON Semiconductor
With its global logistics network and strong product portfolio, ON Semiconductor (NASDAQ:ONNN) is a preferred supplier of efficient power solutions to customers in the power supply, automotive, communication, computer, consumer, medical, industrial, mobile phone, and military/aerospace markets. The company's broad portfolio includes power, analog, DSP, mixed-signal, advance logic, clock management and standard component devices. Global corporate headquarters are located in Phoenix, Arizona. The company operates a network of manufacturing facilities, sales offices and design centers in key markets throughout North America, Europe and the Asia Pacific regions. For more information, visit http://www.onsemi.com
Newark, part of the global Premier Farnell Group, and a leading multi-channel, high-service electronics distributor supporting millions of engineers and purchasing professionals across the Americas, is known for offering the broadest selection of components and test equipment from 440+ top manufacturers for design engineering and maintenance professionals. For more information, visit www.newark.com.