Plessey is expanding its European distribution network. It has signed a deal with CODICO to cover Central and East European, Italian and Danish markets for its GaN-on-Si LED products.
Sven Krumpel, President and CEO of CODICO said, “CODICO is very pleased to announce this partnership with Plessey. We are convinced that the innovative technology of Plessey and CODICO’s deep knowledge of the market will enable both companies to turn on a bright light within the solid state lighting market. I strongly believe that the GaN-on-Si technology is going to be the next revolution in the lighting field and that Plessey and CODICO will be driving it.”
David Owen, Plessey’s Regional Sales Director responded, “Plessey is very pleased to work with a distributor that has a wide coverage in the region. CODICO’s line card complements the Plessey LED portfolio in the lighting segment and together with its focused team that brings considerable knowledge of the lighting industry and customer base, will accelerate the time to market for Plessey GaN-on-Si LEDs in the region.
Plessey’s MaGIC (Manufactured on GaN-on-Si I/C) High Brightness LED (HBLED) technology has won numerous awards for its innovation and ability to cut the cost of LED lighting by using standard silicon manufacturing techniques.