TE Connectivity's DEUTSCH Industrial & Commercial Transportation Products Available Globally from Digi-Key

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - February 22, 2017

Digi-Key Electronics, a global electronic components distributor, announced today an expanded inventory now offering DEUTSCH industrial environmentally sealed electrical connectors from TE Connectivity (TE), a global leader in connectivity and sensors.

The heavy-duty connectors are designed to withstand dirt, moisture, salt spray and rough terrain. TE's DEUTSCH connectors are constructed of rugged thermoplastic or durable aluminum and feature silicone seals and grommets that help prevent contamination.

"We are excited to expand our partnership with TE and offer their DEUTSCH connector line to our customer base. We are now better able to assist those looking for sealed connectors to be used in harsh and demanding environments," said Tom Busher, VP, Global I P & E at Digi-Key "TE's DEUTSCH brand is highly recognized and regarded amongst the global design engineering community."

Ideal applications for the connectors include automotive, industrial and marine, as well as off-road, industrial, commercial and military vehicles.

For more information about TE's DEUTSCH industrial and commercial transportation products and to see their entire product listing, please visit their Supplier Center page on the Digi-Key website.

DEUTSCH, TE Connectivity, TE and EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS are trademarks.

About TE Connectivity

TE Connectivity (NYSE: TEL) is a $12 billion global technology leader. Our commitment to innovation enables advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications, and the home. TE's unmatched breadth of connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest of environments, helps build a safer, greener, smarter and more connected world. With 75,000 people – including more than 7,000 engineers – working alongside customers in nearly 150 countries, we help ensure that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS – www.te.com.

About Digi-Key Electronics

Digi-Key Electronics, based in Thief River Falls, Minn., is a global, full-service distributor of both prototype/design and production quantities of electronic components, offering more than five million products from over 650 quality name-brand manufacturers. With over 1.3 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 at www.digikey.com.

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