Heilind Electronics Presented with JAE's 2009 Distributor of the Year Award

Jul 20, 2010, 08:00 ET from Heilind Electronics

WILMINGTON, Mass., July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- JAE has named Heilind Electronics, Inc., the largest interconnect distributor in North America, its 2009 Distributor of the Year.  The annual award recognizes the JAE distributor that has most increased sales in North America.  This is the third time that Heilind has received this recognition from JAE.

"We are proud to announce Heilind has been selected as the JAE Distributor of the Year for FY2009," said Kevin Mearkle, Distribution Sales Manager, JAE.  "We greatly appreciate their ongoing strong commitment to grow our business.  We extend our sincere gratitude to the entire Heilind organization.  We're looking forward to turning our current momentum into a very successful and profitable campaign in the coming year," Mearkle added.

"This award signifies the strong partnership that has existed between our two companies for many, many years," said Alan Clapp, Heilind Vice President of Supplier Business.  "JAE provides a perfect example of the types of companies Heilind hopes to partner with: companies focused on and able to consistently deliver growth, innovation and quality."

Heilind maintains a broad and deep inventory of the world's leading electronic manufacturers.  In addition, Heilind offers a powerful and flexible portfolio of supply chain and logistics management tools & services, while delivering unsurpassed customer service. For more information on Heilind Electronics, visit www.heilind.com.

About Heilind Electronics

Heilind Electronics, Inc. (www.heilind.com) is a leading distributor of connectors, relays, switches, thermal management & circuit protection products, terminal blocks, wire & cable, wiring accessories and insulation & identification products.  Heilind serves OEMs and contract manufacturers in the medical, industrial controls & equipment, non-automotive transportation, aerospace and telecommunications markets with 25 North American sales offices, two automated distribution centers and a highly versatile value-added center.  In addition to the world's largest interconnect inventory, Heilind offers customers a complete portfolio of innovative logistics and supply chain management services including automated inventory management & auto-replenishment systems, on-line materials management tools and a full menu of electronic file sharing options.

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