Mini-Circuits Signs Global Distribution Agreement with Digi-Key Electronics

Mini-Circuits has signed a new distribution agreement with a leading global electronics distributor, Digi-Key Electronics. The agreement marks a major expansion of Mini-Circuits’ existing network of corporate shipping hubs and authorized distributors.

Digi-Key is one of the world’s largest and fastest-growing electronics distributors, carrying nearly 12- million products from over 1,700 manufacturers. Digi-Key will serve Mini-Circuits customers in over 200 countries with an initial offering of over 770 surface-mount parts and more planned for future release.

Mini-Circuits is a leader in radio frequency (RF), microwave, and millimeter-wave components and systems, offering a huge portfolio of RF components. Mini-Circuits products are used widely in commercial, industrial, and military applications including cellular wireless, aerospace, satellite, Mil-Spec, CATV/Broadband, RFID, test instrumentation, and diagnostic imaging.

"Digi-Key is thrilled to be an authorized distributor for Mini-Circuits and offer their products in stock and available for immediate shipping," said David Stein, vice president of global supplier management for Digi-Key. "Mini-Circuits has been a leader in the RF and microwave space for more than 50 years, their vast offering includes the critical building blocks in RF design. We feel this will be a hugely beneficial partnership that only further enables design engineers to choose exactly what they need when they need it."

"Many of our customers already use Digi-Key as a preferred point of sale for a variety of parts in their designs," said Mini-Circuits' vice president of technical marketing, Steve Scheinkopf. "We believe Digi-Key's reputation for easy online ordering, in-stock availability, and fast delivery aligns with our commitment to outstanding service, and we're confident that this new partnership will give Mini-Circuits' customers even greater flexibility and convenience."

Highlights from the initial offering of Mini-Circuits products through Digi-Key include popular models from Mini-Circuits industry-leading MMIC product line up to 50 GHz, LTCC filters, baluns and couplers, and patented reflectionless filters among many others. Availability through Digi-Key will be shown on Mini-Circuits’ website on relevant model dashboard pages, and through the Mini-Circuits manufacturer page on the Digi-Key website.