RFMW Press Release - January 3, 2011
RFMW Announces Distribution Agreement with TriQuint Semiconductor
for Europe, Middle East, Africa
San Jose, CA – February 3, 2011 – RFMW, Ltd and TriQuint Semiconductor, Inc. announced a
distribution agreement for Europe, the Middle East, and Africa effective January 31, 2011.
TriQuint is a
leading manufacturer of high performance components for communications applications. RFMW Ltd. is a specialized
distributor that provides customers and suppliers with focused distribution of RF and microwave components as well
as specialized component-engineering support.
“We are excited about this expanded relationship with RFMW,“ said Todd DeBonis, VP of Sales and Strategic
Development for TriQuint. “Capitalizing on their familiarity with our products and target customer base, they are
able to recognize opportunities and engage customers early in the design process through their Component
Engineering and product management skills. RFMW has the expertise and resources to cover customers from small
development groups up to OEMs and contract manufacturers. This agreement expands and builds upon the highly
successful relationship that the two companies have had in North America since 2005 and in Israel since 2010.”
According to Joel Levine, president of RFMW Ltd., “Teaming with TriQuint in Europe allows us to offer our
customers more of the world’s best RF/microwave semiconductors, filters and integrated circuits. TriQuint’s focus
on components for communications applications matches perfectly with RFMW’s focus on serving customers in diverse
markets who require a wide range of RF/microwave components. RFMW established sales offices in the U.K., Germany,
and Italy at the beginning of 2011, and the TriQuint product line helps ensure our successful start in Europe. Our
goal is to expand TriQuint's design in opportunities and to provide a high level of customer support to TriQuint’s
To reach RFMW in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, customers can call the UK
headquarters at +44 20 8848 4732 or e-mail at
TriQuint customers are encouraged to call 1-503-615-9000 if they have questions
about the new distributor or any pending orders already in process.
TriQuint Semiconductor, Inc. (Nasdaq:TQNT - News) is a leading supplier of high performance components for
communications applications. The company strives for diversity in its markets, applications, products, technology
and customer base. Markets include wireless phones, base stations, optical networks, broadband and microwave
equipment, and aerospace and defense with a specific focus on RF, analog and mixed signal applications. TriQuint
provides customers with standard and custom product solutions as well as foundry services. Products are based on
advanced process technologies including gallium arsenide, indium phosphide, silicon germanium, and surface
acoustic wave (SAW). TriQuint customers include major communications companies worldwide. TriQuint has
manufacturing facilities in Oregon, Texas, and Florida, a production plant in Costa Rica, and design centers in
New England, Germany and Taiwan. All manufacturing and production facilities are certified to the ISO9001
international quality standard.
TriQuint is headquartered at 2300 NE Brookwood Parkway, Hillsboro, OR 97124 and can be reached at 503/615-9000
(fax 503/615-8900). Visit TriQuint at http://www.triquint.com.
RFMW Ltd. is a specialty electronics distribution company focused exclusively on
serving customers that require RF and microwave components and semiconductors, as well as component engineering
support. The company continues to expand its list of products from selective suppliers with RF/microwave
expertise. RFMW deploys a highly experienced, skilled and technically competent team to assist customers with
component selection and fulfillment.
To learn more about RFMW, visit their Website at
www.rfmw.com, or call us at 1.877.FOR.RFMW
(367-7369), or via
For more information concerning this press release:
VP Sales & Marketing
TriQuint Semiconductor, Inc.
Tel: (503) 615-9498
Fax: (503) 615-8901
Joel Levine, President
Phone - 408 414 1450
Peter Saxby, VP Europe
RFMW Europe Ltd Phone: +44 1753 783601
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