Richardson adds Exxelia to North America Offerings

March 07, 2017 by Jeff Shepard

Richardson Electronics, Ltd. announced a North American distribution agreement with Exxelia USA, Inc., a global designer and manufacturer of high-reliability passive components and high-precision electromechanical solutions. The agreement supports Exxelia Group's efforts to increase market awareness and market share of its latest products and innovative technology.

Exxelia's products are commonly used for power electronics, power generation, energy storage, and signal filtering functions in demanding domains such as Defense, Aviation, Space, Energy, Transportation, Medical, Telecom and other Industrial applications.

"Exxelia is known globally as a leader in high-performance, high-reliability passive and electromechanical products. Both of our companies focus on markets in power, RF and microwave applications. We believe we can gain significant market share with Exxelia's components, especially the High Q ceramic capacitors, in our OEM account base in North America," said Greg Peloquin, Executive Vice President of Richardson Electronics' Power & Microwave Technologies group.

"Richardson Electronics is a great addition to our growing list of partners in North America. Exxelia Group's standard capacitor products offering along with our custom design capability and global manufacturing footprint is a natural fit with Richardson's highly technical sales force and their commitment to early design cycle demand creation," said Mike Thomas, President of Exxelia USA. "With both organizations focused on developing solutions for high reliability capacitor markets we expect a long lasting and successful relationship."