Led Engin

February 2015

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February 19, 2015

LED Engin adds Digi-Key distribution channel to boost
global sales of its ultra-bright compact emitters and lenses

San Jose, CA, USA: February 19, 2015: LED Engin, Inc., a leader in high flux density LED products, announces a global distribution agreement with Digi-Key, the industry leader in electronic component selection, availability, and delivery. From today, LED Engin's LuxiGen™ emitters and secondary lenses are available through Digi-Key's global websites. With over 500,000 customers, Digi-Key is one of the most popular online destinations for electronic component purchases.

LED Engin's product portfolio includes high power LuxiGen emitters, which offer high efficacy and flux, color stability and lumen performance, together with ultra-efficient and uniform optics. LuxiGen delivers the industry's lowest thermal resistance per package area, made possible by LED Engin's unique patented compact ceramic package. Additionally, the emitters deliver superior flexibility in light output with power ranging from 3 W to 90 W and a wide selection of colors from UV 365 nm to infrared 940 nm. The multi-chip packages are also available in multi-color/wavelength options such as RGBW, RGBA or Dental Blue and UV. Every die is individually addressable for maximum design flexibility. A suite of complementary total internal reflection (TIR) lenses is offered for these emitters in Narrow Spot to Wide Flood beam.

President and CEO of LED Engin, David Tahmassebi, comments: "Through this agreement, hundreds of thousands of design engineers and purchasers around the world now have access to LED Engin products. Digi-Key is a customer-focused company that ranks highly in industry surveys for its product availability, rapid order fulfillment, and responsive service. This means faster access to our class-leading emitters and optics."

Digi-Key is one of the world's largest and fastest-growing distributors of electronic components, helping engineers across all industries throughout the entire design process - from prototype to production. Digi-Key stocks more than one million parts from 650 different suppliers, shipping approximately 15,000 orders per day with a 99 percent same-day shipment rate.

Ira Suko, Director of Semiconductor Product at Digi-Key, says: "LED Engin has created very high-quality LEDs in very small packages thanks to the company's extensive technical expertise in thermal management and other award-winning techniques. Our customers now have access to the most advanced LED packaging technology, emitters and light source modules available in the market."

Digi-Key.com is one of the highest rated and most-visited websites in the electronic distribution industry and the company's global sites are rapidly growing in popularity across Europe and Asia.

This distribution agreement takes effect immediately. For more information on ordering Digi-Key products, customers should visit www.digikey.com.