Arrow Electronics expands global distribution agreement with Ledil

May 10, 2010
Date Announced: 10 May 2010 MELVILLE, N.Y. –– Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) announced today an expansion of its agreement with Ledil, a global provider of lens products designed to support a wide range of LED manufacturers. Arrow will distribute Ledil’s portfolio of semiconductor optical solutions in the Americas, in addition to its existing distribution agreements for Europe and Asia. Arrow customers in the Americas will now have access to Ledil’s solid-state lighting solutions, including its complete portfolio of components and custom optics.”Ledil has built a solid reputation for developing high-quality lenses for the lighting market,” said David West, vice president of supplier marketing and asset for Arrow Electronics. “Arrow's experienced lighting team, together with Ledil’s comprehensive portfolio, will create new opportunities and design capabilities that strengthen Arrow’s ability to deliver innovative lighting solutions to our customers.”About Arrow Electronics, Inc.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 over 900 suppliers and 125,000 original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers through a global network of more than 310 locations in 51 countries and territories.

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