THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. — On July 31, 2013, Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, the industry leader in electronic component selection, availability and delivery, announced the signing of a global distribution agreement with Visual Communications Company (VCC), a recognized leader in the development and manufacturing of innovative, dependable, and cost-effective incandescent and LED light solutions.
VCC is the recognized leader in the development and manufacturing of innovative LED light pipes and LED, incandescent, neon and specialty indicator light solutions for global markets including aerospace, medical, automotive, transportation, safety and industrial. With the addition of the CML, Leecraft and Littelites indicator product lines, VCC has the broadest product line and offers the most versions and options across all indicator light technologies. VCC continues to increase their product line to bring a total solution for the way indication is used to communicate. The company offers pre-assembled units, as well as the necessary components to complete a custom lighting solution. This process allows for the use of their products in an endless amount of applications.
“The light indicator market is constantly seeking LED solutions for increasingly demanding applications,” said Mark Zack, Digi-Key's vice president of global semiconductor product. “We are delighted to expand our relationship to include the full VCC product offering. VCC's broad line of superior products and dedication to a short time to market provides excellent value for our customers and makes them a good fit for our company.”
VCC recently acquired the Chicago Miniature Lamp (CML) company, a merger that allowed their product line to become broader and more adaptable to their customers' needs. CML is known for their extensive line of superior panel and LED lights. VCC takes pride in providing leading-edge lighting solutions in a quick and timely manner. Their wide-ranging lines of indicators lead the way for advancement in many different industries and applications. Short lead-times allow their customers to stay competitive in the global market.
“The addition of Digi-Key widens VCC's ability to reach existing and growth markets for our indicator light products and light pipes,” said Mike Speckman, VCC vice president of marketing and sales. “Digi-Key has the expertise and the commitment to help us serve our expanding global customers.”