Future Electronics and Ecliptek Corporation Sign Global Distribution Agreement

MONTREAL, QC and COSTA MESA, CA--(Marketwired - November 16, 2016) - Future Electronics has announced a global distribution agreement with Ecliptek Corporation, a leading frequency control manufacturer. Featuring a wide range of MEMS oscillator, quartz oscillator and quartz crystal resonator devices, Ecliptek's comprehensive surface mount and legacy through-hole products deliver solutions for virtually any design and production requirements.

With this new partnership, Ecliptek's global customer base can utilize Future's strong technical and commercial competencies, including the largest inventory of Ecliptek product in the channel, to optimize design strategies and reduce time to market. With over 160 locations in 42 countries, combined with its fully integrated global operations infrastructure, Future provides a unique opportunity to increase Ecliptek's global position as a prominent supplier of crystals and oscillators.

"We are thrilled to establish this new partnership with Ecliptek Corporation," said Jodie Metsos, Corporate Vice President, Future Electronics. "We look forward to offering an even broader portfolio of frequency control products for our consumers on a global basis."

"Future Electronics' strong commitment to world class customer service is a natural complement to Ecliptek's mission statement," observed Robert Zarrow, Ecliptek Vice President of Sales and Marketing, "There is a clear-cut symmetry between the core philosophies of the two companies that establishes a sound foundation for our partnership, firmly rooted in putting the customer first."

As Ecliptek continues to add innovative new frequency control products, including its newest miniature 32.768kHz MEMS temperature compensated and standard clock IOT oscillators, the company's ability to deliver immediate design solutions from Future's inventory plays a significant role in the growth strategy looking forward. Customers will have access to a wide selection of fully documented Ecliptek frequency control products available to ship straight out of Future stock, reducing costs and lead times based on the strength of Future's e-commerce platform.

About Future Electronics

Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, President, Future Electronics has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future's mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

About Ecliptek

Ecliptek Corporation, a leading global manufacturer of crystal and oscillator products since 1987, continues to raise the bar for quality and excellence in the frequency control industry. Focused on unparalleled customer support, Ecliptek delivers innovative products and web-based tools that offer solutions to every customer from new designs to full-scale production.

Contact Information:

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Robert Zarrow
Vice President, Sales & Marketing
Ecliptek Corporation


714-433-1200 (ext. 234)

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Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications


514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
Fax: 514-630-2671