US: Trimble has announced a global distribution agreement with Digi-Key Corporation, the industry leader in electronic component selection, availability and delivery, to offer Trimble's ThingMagic Mercury 5e Series and Mercury 6e Series of embedded UHF RFID modules.
The embedded RFID modules of the ThingMagic series are used worldwide to decrease development costs and speed the time-to-market for RFID solutions by providing rich functionality in easily deployable and compact form factors.
David Emma, vice president of Sales, Marketing and Engineering for Trimble's ThingMagic Division, said, " "Partnering with Digi-Key represents an ideal fit for Trimble ThingMagic at this time given the growth we are seeing for our embedded RFID reader modules. Digi-Key's reputation for best-in-class service aligns with our commitment to superior customer support. We are impressed with the quality support and broad reach Digi-Key brings to the developer and OEM markets and are very excited to begin this relationship with Digi-Key."
Chris Beeson, Digi-Key executive vice president, Sales and Supplier Development said, " "The ThingMagic Mercury Series products are easy for engineers to work with, giving them the foundation for RFID innovation."