Symmetry Electronics and Union Semiconductor Announce Distribution Agreement
Hawthorne, California, Sept. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Symmetry Electronics, a leader in design-oriented semiconductor distribution, and Union Semiconductor, an analog and mixed-signal integrated circuit developer, ink deal to distribute products.
Union Semiconductors' integrated circuits add design value by protecting sensitive electronics from damage such as electrostatic discharge (ESD) or latch-up in applications where board space is at a premium. Union Semiconductor’s circuits are represented in four lines: power supply/management, analog switch, multiplexer, system interface and protection, and can be used in a variety of market segments such as communications/networking equipment, industrial and housing control, and information terminals. For applications where a variety of supply voltages are available, Union’s ultra low current circuits offer excellent over-voltage protection for downstream components and provide an added sense of design stability.
“We are pleased to join forces with Union Semiconductor,” said Symmetry Electronics’ CEO, Gil Zaharoni. “In addition to purchasing components, our customers come to us with a vast array of design problems and the synergy between Symmetry Electronics and Union Semiconductor will result in powerful solution choices for our customers’ engineers.”
"Union Semiconductor is pleased to partner with Symmetry Electronics in the Americas, Greater China, Singapore and Malaysia for non-eCommerce sales and worldwide for all sales through Symmetry's www.SemiconductorStore.com online facility,” said Union Semiconductor’s CEO Y. H. Gary Yang. “Symmetry’s market position with global customers, excellent sales and growing technical and logistics expertise is a good fit for us. We are looking forward to reaching new markets with our mixed-signal technology into Symmetry’s global customer base."
About Symmetry Electronics Corporation
Founded in 1998, Symmetry Electronics is a global supplier-authorized electronics distributor, providing value-added distribution of technology products, solutions and services to industrial and commercial markets. Symmetry Electronics is ISO 9001:2008 certified and offers electronic components, modules and solutions for a variety of customers across the globe through their sales offices or from their award-winning eCommerce site SemicondtorStore.com.
About Union Semiconductor
Union Semiconductor, founded in 2001 in Shanghai, has engaged continuously to develop high-quality and innovative analog and mixed-signal integrated circuits that add value to our customers' electronics equipment. Union designs, develops, manufactures and markets high performance power management, protection and interface ICs for use in a variety of electronic products. Union's products bridge the analog real world and digital world by detecting, measuring, amplifying, and providing protection for electronic circuits.