European distribution agreement with Ledil increases Arrow Electronics’ focus on lighting

Sept. 22, 2009
Date Announced: 22 Sep 2009 UK and Northern European expansionArrow Electronics has broadened its lighting range available to UK and Northern European customers by signing a new agreement with geometrical optic specialists, Ledil. Finnish-based company Ledil develops a selection of versatile and innovative semiconductor optical solutions including: reflectors; single and multiple lenses; light guides and customer-specific lenses. These efficient, visually pleasing and mechanically well-engineered lenses are available in various sizes from miniature LEDs to the most powerful LEDs. These are also offered in a variety of illumination patterns such as spot, medium, wide, oval or side emitting. Ledil works closely with global-leading LED manufacturers to ensure it remains at the forefront of LED technology, using cutting-edge equipment for its products.For more information please visit Kuntze, CEO, Ledil (left) and Stephan Wegstein, Director for Lighting, Arrow EMEA (right).- ENDS -About Arrow Electronics:Arrow Electronics ( is a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Headquartered in Melville, N.Y., Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for approximately 800 suppliers and 130,000 original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers through a global network of more than 340 locations in 53 countries and territories.Detailed information about Arrow’s operations in Northern Europe can be found by visiting 2009 Ref.: AR/552/A

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