19 October 2010


OPTEK reaches franchise agreement for TTI to distribute opto components

Providing design engineers with a worldwide source for optoelectronic components, OPTEK Technology of Carrollton, TX, USA (a division of TT electronics plc of Weybridge, UK) has partnered with TTI Inc of Fort Worth, TX (a specialty global distributor of passive, interconnect and discrete components to industrial and consumer electronic manufacturers) via a new franchise agreement.

TTI now stocks and distributes OPTEK's range of optoelectronic components, including visible LEDs and assemblies, infrared sensors and switches, magnetic sensors, encoders and a range of high-reliability optoelectronic discretes and hybrid assemblies.

“The addition of TTI will enhance OPTEK's distribution network, both in North America as well as globally,” says TT electronics OPTEK Technology’s president Bob Taber. “TTI has a proven reputation for effectively reaching new customers while maintaining excellent quality of service for current customers,” he adds.

“Adding OPTEK’s products to our growing portfolio of optoelectronics and discrete semiconductor devices definitely will help us grow market presence in this area,” believes Jeff Ray, TTI’s VP of product marketing.  TTI has been a long-standing distribution partner for TT electronics’ components businesses.

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