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Doherty Replaces Larson At Digi-Key Helm

Dave Doherty becomes President and Chief Operating Officer at Digi-Key on July 1.

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Digi-Key Confirms Thief River Falls Expansion

Digi-Key has confirmed plans to expand its operations in Thief River Falls. The company will create over 1,000 new jobs and build a 1,000,000 square foot building expansion which will be located adjacent to its current headquarters in Thief River Falls. State and local government has helped overcome the cost and competitive hurdles compared to […]

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Digi-Key Eyeing $300m Expansion

Digi-Key Electronics says it is reviewing several potential options for a one million square foot fulfillment, value-added manufacturing and warehouse centre representing an investment of  between $200-$300 million. While multiple options are under review, Digi-Key’s long-time base, Thief River Falls, would be its preferred location. This would be contingent on both local approvals and legislative […]

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Digi-Key Sees China Sales Surge

Digi-Key Electronics says its business in China experienced double-digit growth as well as significant customer count gains in 2015. The distributor cites investment in infrastructure, expanded product offering, continued development of design tools, and localised customer service and RMB currency options. Our core strength is the number of components we have in stock and available […]

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Pass The Parcel: Digi-Key Tops 50 Million Shipments

Making a contribution: Ian Wallace, Sales Director, UK/Ireland for Digi-Key presents a “bronze package” award to Ben Eastwood, Purchasing Manager and Glen Lilly, Purchasing Team Leader, STI.

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Digi-Key Sales Push Wins Harwin Award

It gives me great pleasure: Harwin’s Andrew McQuilken presents the award to Digi-Key Electronics Dave Doherty.

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XP Power Cash Offer Clinches EMCO Acquisition

XP Power has acquired EMCO High Voltage Corporation (“EMCO”), a designer and manufacturer of high voltage power modules, for £7.8m cash (US$12m). EMCO, based in Northern California and with manufacturing operations in Nevada, supplies the industrial and medical sectors with a broad range of standard, modified and custom high voltage products. Mike Laver, President, Worldwide […]

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IoT Drives Digi-Key To 11 Per Cent Sales Upturn

Digi-Key sales in north America surged 11 per cent in 2014 and the company posted revenues of $1.76bn, outpacing the global distribution market and many competitors. The distributor cites a spike in innovation driven by emerging technologies and increasing demand for its engineer-centric, fast and efficient product distribution model. A key driver was The Internet […]

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Digi-Key Means Business At electronica 2014

A 2014 Tesla Model S will be driven home by one visitor to the Digi-Key stand at electronica

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Digi-Key Tops Million Parts On BoM Tool

Digi-Key has unleashed an onslaught of new components onto its Bill of Materials (BoM) Manager tool. The Thief River Falls-based distributor now has one million components available. “In February 2012 we had 623,000 components on our BoM tool,” said Dave Doherty, Vice President of Global Supplier and Product Operations. “Now we have a million, and […]

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