Digi-Key Corp. and Signal Transformer Sign Distribution Agreement

May 10, 2006 by Jeff Shepard

Digi-Key Corp. and Signal Transformer Inc. announced the signing of a global distribution agreement. An electronic component distributor, Digi-Key currently ships product to more than 130 countries around the world. Signal Transformer is a subsidiary of Bel Fuse Inc. (NASDAQ: BELFA & BELFB), a manufacturer of products used in networking, telecommunications, high-speed data transmission, automotive and consumer electronics.

Digi-Key will stock Signal's chassis and PC mount transformers for use in a variety of applications. Split bobbin transformers with high isolation, international transformers and miniature low power transformers will be among the many types of Signal Transformer products offered in Digi-Key's print and online catalogs and available to purchase directly from Digi-Key.

"We are pleased to expand our existing relationship with Bel and add Signal Transformer to our line card," said Mark Larson, Digi-Key's president and COO, "We are certain our customers will find its products of significant interest and appeal."

"Signal Transformer's addition to the family of Bel products already available through Digi-Key demonstrates the continued growth of our relationship and commitment to better meet the needs of our customers," said Dan Bernstein, president and CEO of Bel Fuse Inc.

This distribution agreement between Digi-Key and Signal Transformers will allow Digi-Key to fulfill both the design and production requirements of its diverse customer base.