Bourns Selects Digi-Key Electronics as North American eCommerce Distributor of the Year Winners at EDS

RIVERSIDE, Calif., June 15, 2017 - Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today announced it has selected Digi-Key Electronics as its 2016 North American e-Commerce Distributor of the Year based on their excellent sales growth and innovative and successful Internet marketing programs.

Bourns has been honoring its top-performing distribution partners since 2004. The Bourns executive team presented the 2016 e-Commerce Distributor of the Year awards at the Electronics Distribution Show and Conference (EDS) in Las Vegas, Nevada on May 16th.

"Digi-Key and Bourns have enjoyed a remarkable 27-year partnership," said Tom Busher, VP, Global IP&E at Digi-Key. "To be acknowledged for our innovative ecommerce programs reinforces the value we bring to not only Bourns, but to our shared customer base as well. We continue to enhance our ecommerce capabilities for ease-of-use, streamlined product search and availability to provide customers with a wide breadth of product, including the latest and greatest Bourns components and technologies. We are very honored to be recognized for the service we provide."

"Over the company's 70-year history, Bourns has strategically developed enduring distributor relationships. As one of the fastest growing distributors of electronic components, we are thrilled with Digi-Key's growing customer base that has expanded demand for Bourns products," said Kelly Vogt, Senior Vice President, Worldwide Sales at Bourns. "In addition, Digi-Key's customer-driven approach has led to the creation of some of the most successful ecommerce programs offered. We look forward to continuing to strengthen our relationship with Digi-Key enabling us to provide the best possible service to our mutual customers."

About Digi-Key Electronics

Digi-Key Electronics, based in Thief River Falls, Minn., is a global, full-service distributor of both prototype/design and production quantities of electronic components, offering more than six million products from over 650 quality name-brand manufacturers. With over 1.3 million products in stock and an impressive selection of online resources, Digi-Key is committed to stocking the broadest range of electronic components in the industry and providing the best service possible to its customers. Additional information and access to Digi-Key's broad product offering is available at

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Bourns, Inc. ist ein führender Hersteller und Zulieferer von Positions- und Geschwindigkeits-Sensorik, Schutzabschaltungslösungen, magnetischen Komponenten, Mikroelektronikmodulen, Schalttafelsteuerungen und Widerstandsprodukten. Mit Hauptverwaltung in Riverside, Kalifornien beliefert Bourns eine Reihe von Märkten, einschließlich Automobilbranche, Industrie, Haushalt, Kommunikation, nicht-lebenserhaltende medizinische Unterstützungstechnik, Audio sowie viele andere Marktsegmente. Weitere Firmen- und Produktinformationen sind erhältlich auf

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Annette Keller
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David Scofield
Bourns, Inc.
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