Monolithic Power Systems® Signs Avnet Memec as its Pan-European Value-added Distributor

SAN JOSE, Calif. and POING, Germany, July 21, 2014 — (PRNewswire) —  Monolithic Power Systems (MPS) (Nasdaq: MPWR), a leading fabless manufacturer of high-performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors, and Avnet Memec, an Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT) company and leading global technology distributor, announced the formation of a pan-European value-added distribution agreement. With the new partnership, Avnet Memec is chartered with sales and value-added support for the extensive MPS product portfolio that includes DC/DC and AC/DC converters, LED drivers, battery chargers, motor drivers, and other advanced analog devices throughout Europe.

"MPS has been successfully diversifying its product portfolio from consumer to industrial, automotive, lighting, and white goods markets in the past few years," said Maurice Sciammas, EVP Worldwide Sales and Marketing at MPS. "Avnet Memec's pan-European sales infrastructure with its core focus on demand creation is an excellent partner for MPS to further expand our footprint into new markets and geography."

"The partnership with MPS is a good complementary fit with our line-card and target vertical markets," said Steve Haynes, President of Avnet Memec. "MPS has an industry-leading power and analogue product range that meets the expanding demands of our consumer, industrial, and automotive customer base."

About Monolithic Power Systems

Monolithic Power Systems (MPS) is a fabless semiconductor company specializing in high-performance analog ICs. Founded in 1997, MPS's core technology is its innovative and proprietary manufacturing process combined with superior analog circuit design capabilities across system-level and end customer applications. These combined advantages enable MPS to deliver highly integrated monolithic products that offer energy efficient and cost-effective solutions. MPS product families include DC/DC converters, LED drivers and controllers, Class-D audio amplifiers, battery chargers and protections, USB and current-limit switches and AC/DC offline products. MPS has over 1,000 employees worldwide, located in the United States, China, Taiwan, Korea, Japan, Singapore and across Europe. To learn more about Monolithic Power Systems visit www.monolithicpower.com.

About Avnet Memec

Avnet Memec, a business unit of Avnet Electronics Marketing EMEA, is a highly specialized semiconductor distributor, operating on a pan-European basis and employing a significant number of engineers to support customers' design efforts. Avnet Memec specializes in highly innovative suppliers and technologies, which will help a variety of customers to differentiate their designs. Its area of specialization extends from Analog and Microcontrollers to RF, Datacom and Networking. The business unit operates out of 31 offices in 19 European countries and represents major semiconductor franchises on a pan-European basis. www.avnet-memec.eu.

Monolithic Power Systems, MPS, and the MPS logo are registered trademarks of Monolithic Power Systems, Inc. in the U.S. and trademarked in certain other countries.

SOURCE Monolithic Power Systems

Contact:
Monolithic Power Systems
Avnet Memec
Jae H. Park, Marketing Communications, Monolithic Power Systems, Inc., 408-826-0798
Email Contact Tom Oelschlaeger, Director, Marketing & Communications, Avnet Memec, Phone: +49 (0) 8121 775 146, E-Mail: Email Contact
Web: http://www.monolithicpower.com




Review Article Be the first to review this article
Aldec

 Advanced Asembly

Featured Video
Latest Blog Posts
Bob Smith, Executive DirectorBridging the Frontier
by Bob Smith, Executive Director
You’re Invited! SEMI’s Innovation for a Transforming World
intelThe Dominion of Design
by intel
The Long Game: Product and Security Assurance
Anupam BakshiAgnisys Automation Review
by Anupam Bakshi
Setting a High Standard for Standards-Based IP
Jobs
Senior Staff Field Application Engineer for Global Foundaries at Santa Clara, California
Staff SerDes Applications Design Engineer for Xilinx at San Jose, California
Test and Measurement System Architect for Xilinx at San Jose, California
NAND Hardware Engineer for Apple Inc at Cupertino, California
Senior HID Sensor Algorithm Architect for Apple Inc at Cupertino, California
Simulator UI Engineer - job post for Xilinx at San Jose, California
Upcoming Events
Join Chipx2021 - at Tel Aviv Expo convention center Tel Aviv Israel - Jun 21 - 22, 2021
Innovation for a Transforming World -virtual Event at United States - Jul 13 - 14, 2021
DesignCon 2021 at San Jose McEnery Convention Center San Jose, CA San Jose CA - Aug 16 - 18, 2021
SEMICON Southeast Asia 2021 Hybrid Event at Setia SPICE Convention Centre Penang Malaysia - Aug 23 - 27, 2021
Verific: SystemVerilog & VHDL Parsers



© 2021 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
670 Aberdeen Way, Milpitas, CA 95035
+1 (408) 882-6554 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes GISCafe - Geographical Information Services  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy PolicyAdvertise