Richardson and Ohmite pen Global Distribution Agreement
Richardson Electronics, Ltd. announced today a new global distribution agreement with Ohmite Manufacturing Company, a Chicago-based provider of resistive products for high-current, high-voltage and high-energy applications. The agreement supports Ohmite's efforts to expand sales and technical support of its high-performance resistor technology.
Ohmite has been the leading provider of resistive products for high-current, high-voltage and high-energy applications for over 90 years. The company's full complement of resistor construction includes wirewound, wire element, thick film, and ceramic composition.
â€œOhmite offers a broad selection of power resistors, and their ongoing product development means that they continue to offer the leading edge resistor technology required in today's sophisticated applications,â€ said Greg Peloquin, Executive Vice President of Richardson Electronicsâ€™ Power & Microwave Technologies group. â€œWith compatible focus markets, we are excited to support our new partner and bring their innovative technologies to our customers.â€
â€œRichardson Electronics is a wonderful channel partner with a wide global presence, providing local technical support to help identify new opportunities that extend our business,â€ stated Greg Pace, President of Ohmite. â€œTheir ability to provide solutions and add value from design-in support and prototype design through to high-volume production makes them an ideal partner for Ohmiteâ€™s expanding product line.â€