Dec. 10, 2012
/PRNewswire/ -- Heilind Electronics, the largest distributor of interconnect products in
, is now a JST franchised distributor for the nation of
. Heilind operates in
as Kotek Eletro Eletronica Ltda. A leading distributor of electronic components based in
, Kotek was acquired by Heilind in January of this year.
"We're excited about the opportunity to offer the innovative, precision engineered connectors of JST to the Brazilian marketplace," said
, Heilind Supplier Business Manager. "JST is highly regarded for its manufacturing prowess and their extensive product line has earned a well-deserved reputation for reliability and performance. Given these facts, and the favorable business climate of
, we believe the new JST franchise agreement will help ensure future growth for Kotek and Heilind."
About Heilind ElectronicsFounded in 1974, Heilind Electronics, Inc. (
) is one of the world's leading distributors of connectors, relays, switches, thermal management & circuit protection products, terminal blocks, wire & cable, wiring accessories and insulation & identification products. Heilind has 26 North American sales offices, two automated distribution centers and a highly versatile value-added center. Follow Heilind on Facebook at
and on Twitter at
About JSTJST is the sixth largest connector manufacturer in the world a leading global manufacturer of electrical and electronic connectors. Headquartered in
with U.S. operations located in
, JST has offices and manufacturing operations in
and the U.S. and has offered world-class interconnection products for over 50 years. JST originated in
, in 1957, with a niche in the Solder-less Terminals market.
About Kotek Eletro EletronicaKotek Eletro Eletronica Ltda. (
) is an ISO 9001 registered electronic parts distributor serving electronic OEMs and contract manufacturers. Kotek was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in
SOURCE Heilind Electronics