Anglia strengthened its analogue power portfolio and its grip on the solid state lighting sector with the announcement that it has been appointed as UK distributor by Supertex Inc., a recognised leader in high voltage analogue and mixed signal integrated circuits. Supertex is widely acknowledged as the number one brand for LED drivers. Anglia now has exclusive distribution rights for the UK and Ireland effective from 1st January 2011.
John Bowman, Marketing Director – Semiconductors, Anglia commented, “Anglia is growing in strength in analogue and has seen particularly exciting growth for its Anglia Lighting business addressing the solid state lighting market. The Supertex product range enhances and complements our technology solutions for powering and controlling solid state lighting applications. Supertex also has a strong product offering supporting the ultrasound sector of the medical market.”
Commenting Juan Sivelo, EMEA Area Sales Manager, Supertex Inc. said, “Our products and technologies align strongly with many applications in the expanding solid state lighting market. Anglia has demonstrated considerable strength in analogue silicon, and established a strong solid state lighting business. We look forward to developing new business opportunities with Anglia and their customers.”
Solid state lighting is creating a significant impact in today’s lighting industry which is seeing the benefits of long lasting, energy efficient LED technology. Anglia Lighting is dedicated to providing a broad range of products to manufacturers, contractors and installers of LED lighting systems with the emphasis on inventory, technical support and design guidance. Anglia Lighting’s in-house design capability can assist manufacturers during the design process, from selecting LEDs, matching them with drive circuitry, cooling components and lenses, through to PCB layout and production. This capability is backed up by Anglia’s in-depth stock profile on key product lines from market-leading suppliers.