August 5, 2015
Richardson Electronics, Ltd. announced today a new global distribution agreement with Cornell Dubilier Electronics (CDE), a manufacturer of quality, high-performance capacitors used in demanding industrial applications. The agreement aligns with CDE's efforts to advance capacitor technology for new applications, with Richardson Electronics' global sales team supporting these new opportunities.
Founded in 1909 and now a leading manufacturer of capacitors for the power electronics market, CDE has been dedicated to advancing capacitor technology for new applications, including wind and solar power, electric vehicles, aerospace and telecom. Today it serves more than 35,000 customers.
“We are pleased to partner with Cornell Dubilier, an industry leader with a rich history of providing high-performance capacitors,” said Greg Peloquin, Executive Vice President of Richardson Electronics’ Power & Microwave Technologies group. “CDE continues to develop and produce unique capacitor solutions for next generation applications that align well with our focus markets and enables the discovery of new opportunities with customers worldwide.”
“Richardson Electronics compliments CDE’s strategy for identifying new customers that are designing applications using innovative technologies,” stated Sam Read, Global Sales Manager of CDE. “Richardson’s technical sales team helps develop solutions and provides exceptional global support—making them an ideal partner.”