Diodes Inc. Enters into Distribution Agreement With Arrow Asia Pac

October 02, 2007 by Jeff Shepard

Diodes Inc. announced that it has entered into a distribution agreement with Arrow Asia Pac, a business unit of Arrow Electronics, Inc.. The agreement is described as an important extension to Diodes’ long-term partnership with Arrow Electronics.

Arrow Asia Pac is a semiconductor distributor with over 50 supporting sales offices throughout the region. Arrow provides customers with a breadth of products in their portfolio of semiconductor, passive and electro-mechanical components along with technical and logistics support.

"Adding Arrow Asia Pac to our global distribution network will significantly expand our presence in this region," commented Mark A. King, Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing of Diodes Inc.. "Their specialized focus on semiconductor products will enhance our ability to service our customers’ logistic requirements, and increase customer access and knowledge, as well as improve our competitive position and brand recognition."

"We have consistently grown our sales in the Asia market by expanding our market share and customer base," said Dr. Keh-Shew Lu, President and CEO of Diodes, Inc. "Diodes’ innovative products continue to be well received, and we are confident that our expanded relationship with Arrow will be an important contributor to Diodes’ long-term profitable growth."

"We are very pleased to partner with Diodes, Inc.," said CC Lim, Vice President of Marketing for Arrow Asia Pac. "Their product and manufacturing strengths combined with Arrow’s network of customers, service expertise and superior supply chain services, will provide a solid foundation to meet and exceed the needs of our customers in the Asia Pacific region. We appreciate Diodes continued support and look forward to a successful partnership."