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Mouser Electronics and Omron announce Global Distribution Agreement

Friday, Jul 31, 2015

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is pleased to announce a global distribution agreement with Omron Electronic Components, (headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A. and hereinafter referred to as “Omron”) to deliver Omron products to its customers across the globe, making Mouser the only global distributor for its Electronic Components.

Omron is a leading supplier of electronic components, including switches, relays, connectors, optoelectronics, and sensors that are used in consumer electronics, computer peripherals, office automation products and telecom applications.

This global distribution between the two companies follows recent announcements from Mouser to distribute Omron’s products in the China and APAC regions. Electronic design engineers across the world will now be able to order the latest Omron products directly from Mouser. With a full online catalog updated daily, engineers and buyers have convenient, continuous access to the newest technologies and components available on the market today for same-day shipment.

“Mouser’s worldwide distribution and support system is unparalleled and it just makes good business sense for us to take advantage of it,” said Kenji Matsunami, President of Electronics and Mechanical Components Company of Omron. “With this new contract, we have every expectation for continued success.”

“This global agreement with Omron helps further our commitment to providing the newest products and technologies for the world’s design engineers,” said Barry McConnell, Mouser Electronics’ Senior Vice President of Products. “Design engineers will have easy access to Omron’s technologically advanced components, backed by Mouser’s unsurpassed customer service and best-in-class logistics. We value our partnership with Omron and look forward to a long-standing future.”

See the full line of Omron products available at Mouser Electronics at

With its broad product line and unsurpassed customer service, Mouser caters to design engineers and buyers by delivering What’s Next in advanced technologies. Mouser offers customers 21 global support locations and stocks the world’s widest selection of the latest semiconductors and electronic components for the newest design projects. Mouser Electronics’ website is updated daily and searches more than 10 million products to locate over 4 million orderable part numbers available for easy online purchase. also houses an industry-first interactive catalog, data sheets, supplier-specific reference designs, application notes, technical design information, and engineering tools.

About Mouser Electronics

Mouser Electronics, a subsidiary of TTI, Inc., is part of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway family of companies. Mouser is an award-winning, authorized semiconductor and electronic component distributor, focused on the rapid introduction of new products and technologies to electronic design engineers and buyers. features more than 4 million products online from more than 500 manufacturers. Mouser publishes multiple catalogs per year providing designers with up-to-date data on the components now available for the next generation of electronic devices. Mouser ships globally to over 500,000 customers in 170 countries from its 492,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art facility south of Dallas, Texas. For more information, visit

About Omron

Omron Electronic Components is a leading supplier of technologically advanced electronic components. Omron's vast product line includes switches (general, snap-action, control, DIP/SIP, miniature, subminiature, and thumbwheel), relays, connectors, optoelectronics, and sensors that are used in consumer electronics, computer peripherals, office automation products, and telecom applications. Omron Industrial Automation supplies the world with advanced electronics and control system components, including switches, relays, power supplies, sensors, calibration equipment, and cable assemblies. Omron is a global leader in RFID technology with their extensive range of reliable products and systems, such as inlays, readers/writers, transponders, development tools, and accessories.


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