Digi-Key Corporation and Lattice Semiconductor Announce Global Distribution Agreement

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - May 31, 2011

Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry's broadest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, and Lattice Semiconductor have announced the signing of a global distribution agreement.

"Digi-Key is pleased to partner with Lattice in the global distribution of their full product line-up of low power design solutions," said Mark Zack, Digi-Key's vice president of semiconductor product. "Lattice will enable us to provide our world-wide customer base with a full range of FPGA and PLD solutions."

"We are excited to work closely with Digi-Key as Lattice continues to expand its global presence," said Stacy Fender, Lattice's corporate VP of worldwide sales. "Digi-Key's ability to quickly get Lattice's products into the hands of our customers and design engineers around the world supports our commitment to meet the design needs of a very diverse customer base and provides us with an extremely easy to use and flexible channel to do so."

Under the terms of this global distribution agreement, Digi-Key is authorized to sell Lattice's complete portfolio of innovative, low-power, low-cost FPGA, PLD, and programmable power management design products.

Lattice's design solutions are available for purchase now on Digi-Key's global websites.

Digi-Key Corporation focuses on providing customers with superior service, which includes product selection and availability, on-time delivery, and responsiveness. Using leading-edge processes and state-of-the-art technologies, Digi-Key serves a global customer base from its 600,000 square foot facility in Thief River Falls, Minnesota, USA.

About Lattice Semiconductor

Lattice is the source for innovative FPGA, PLD, programmable Power Management and Clock Management solutions. For more information, visit www.latticesemi.com. Follow Lattice via Facebook, RSS and Twitter.

About Digi-Key Corporation

Digi-Key Corporation, based in Thief River Falls, Minn., is a global, full-service provider of both prototype/design and production quantities of electronic components, offering more than three million products from over 650 quality name-brand manufacturers. With over one 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 on the Digi-Key website.

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