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Future Electronics President Robert Miller Recognizes Tokyo Branch for 20th Anniversary

Pointe Claire, Quebec (realtimepressrelease) May 2, 2017 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently celebrated the 20th anniversary of its Tokyo, Japan branch.

Future Electronics, founded in Montreal in November of 1968 by Robert Miller, President. The first Japan branch was opened in Tokyo in 1997, and then moved to Yokohama in 2007.

Today, there are two office locations in Japan: one in Yokohama, on the 30th floor of the Yokohama Landmark Tower, with views of Tokyo Bay, downtown Tokyo, and Mt. Fuji; and the other in Osaka, conveniently located near JR Osaka Station.

Japan is one of the first markets where LED technology was born and adopted, in large part for energy conservation purposes, and consequently lighting has become an important part of Future’s portfolio. In addition to lighting, the Japan branch also drives semiconductor and component business.

Said Ikuko Tokunaga, General Manager of the Japan branch, “Japanese customers are very demanding of quality. Our branch has a dedicated QA engineer to handle quality issues and any document needs regarding environmental, materials, and a variety of other customer concerns.”

Tokunaga continued, “Future Electronics brings unique solutions to support Japanese customers’ needs in terms of global reach, complex supply chain solutions, just-in-time delivery, and much more.”

Company president Robert Miller congratulated the staff on the occasion of their 20 year milestone, and thanked everyone for their hard work and dedication.

For more information about Future Electronics and its 169 office locations in 44 countries around the world, visit: www.FutureElectronics.com.

About Future Electronics

Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, the company has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

Media Contact

Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
FUTURE ELECTRONICS
www.FutureElectronics.com
514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
Fax: 514-630-2671
martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com

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Robert Miller Acknowledges Future Electronics Team on New Franchise Agreement with Gemalto

Pointe Claire, Quebec (realtimepressrelease) May 2, 2017 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently announced the completion of a new franchise agreement with Gemalto.

Robert Miller, President of Future Electronics, congratulated his team on the completion of the agreement, which enables Future Electronics to offer the entire portfolio of Gemalto’s products.

Gemalto, based in Amsterdam, is a world leader in digital security, delivering easy-to-use technologies that authenticate identities, encrypt and protect data in personal devices, connected objects, the cloud, and in between. The new agreement for the Americas includes Gemalto’s full portfolio, encompassing M2M products, cellular technologies, and IoT solutions.

“The addition of Gemalto to our line will allow us to bring our embedded cellular business to new levels. Their M2M portfolio is at the forefront of new and leading cellular technologies that will enable us with complete solutions for the Internet of Things,” said Matthew Rotholz, Vice President Marketing Future Connectivity Solutions.

Future Electronics was founded by Robert Miller in 1968, and has 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. For more about Future Electronics, and Gemalto products available through Future Electronics, as well as access to the world’s largest available-to-sell inventory, visit: www.FutureElectronics.com.

About Future Electronics

Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, President, Future Electronics has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

Media Contact

Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
FUTURE ELECTRONICS
www.FutureElectronics.com
514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
Fax: 514-630-2671
martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com

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Future Electronics President Robert Miller Recognizes Seoul Branch on 20th Anniversary

Pointe Claire, Quebec (realtimepressrelease) April 18, 2017 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently observed the 20th anniversary of the opening of the company’s Seoul branch in South Korea.

Future Electronics, founded in Montreal in November of 1968 by Robert Miller, President. The Seoul branch opened in 1997, and the company now has 2 offices in South Korea. One is located near Seoul, the capital of South Korea, and the other is in Daegu, which is in the southern area of the country.

Richard Lee, Regional Technical Manager, said, “The South Korea team of 36 looks forward to continued success throughout 2017, delighting customers with full quote visibility and Demand Creation. We offer products, services and technology solutions to a variety of markets, including automotive, industrial, consumer electronics and security. We also provide extraordinary services, programs, and technology, and continue to grow every year.”

Lee continued, “Future Electronics will keep investing in sales, marketing and engineering resources to maintain momentum, and I am confident that our team will continue to support customers with outstanding service and ongoing growth for another 20 years and beyond.”

Company president Robert Miller congratulated everyone and thanked them for their contributions toward the company’s success in the region.

For more information about Future Electronics and its 169 office locations in 44 countries around the world, visit: www.FutureElectronics.com

About Future Electronics

Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, the company has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

Media Contact

Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
FUTURE ELECTRONICS
www.FutureElectronics.com
514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
Fax: 514-630-2671
martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com

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Robert Miller Acknowledges Future Electronics Team for Outstanding Global Sales Support

Pointe Claire, Quebec (realtimepressrelease) April 18, 2017 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, was recently recognized by STMicroelectronics for providing outstanding sales support in 2016.

In turn, the President of Future Electronics, Robert Miller, thanked his team for all their efforts and hard work in earning this distinction, which was based on overall performance, strong customer engagement, and achieving the fastest sales growth in standard products.

“We have a great partnership with Future Electronics, and alignment in all regions of the world,” said Ashley McGaha, vice President Americas Region Channl Sales, STMicroelectronics. “Future’s emphasis on relationships has built excellent customer engagements that have contributed to growing our registrations and sales.”

AnnaMaria Pietromonaco, Corporate Vice President of Supplier Development with Future Electronics, explained, “By providing the industry’s highest level of service and security of supply coupled with the most creative and customizable customer programs in the industry, Future Electronics stands out and is able to attract many customers our competitors simply aren’t able to capture.”

Robert Miller, the President of Future Electronics, expressed his appreciation to everyone on the team who contributed toward this impressive recognition given by STMicroelectronics, one of the company’s highly valued suppliers.

For more information about Future Electronics, visit: www.FutureElectronics.com.

About Future Electronics

Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, President, Future Electronics has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

Media Contact

Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
FUTURE ELECTRONICS
www.FutureElectronics.com
514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
Fax: 514-630-2671
martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com

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Robert Miller and Future Electronics Formalize Expanded Franchise Agreement with Delta Electronics

Pointe Claire, Quebec (realtimepressrelease) April 4, 2017 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently announced a newly expanded worldwide franchise agreement with Delta Electronics Group, to include additional products above and beyond the fans and filters already available through Future Electronics.

Robert Miller, the President and Founder of Future Electronics, congratulated his team on the completion of the expanded agreement with Delta, which is the world’s leading producer of power supplies for the industrial, medical, lighting and consumer market places, and the preferred supplier for the largest percentage of major Tier 1 customers.

Delta is heavily vertically integrated, leading to guaranteed longevity, reduced costs, improved logistics and quick time-to-market. Delta manufactures their own magnetics, windings and bobbins, using Delta-manufactured passive and high frequency RF components. Delta-designed custom ASIC chips reduce component count, and their products are self-certifying to major safety agencies, with DoE Level VI efficiency.

“We are thrilled to establish this new level of partnership with the Delta Electronics Group,” said Heather Goldsmith, Director of Marketing at Future Electronics. “We look forward to offering an even broader portfolio of power supplies for our consumer, medical, lighting and industrial customers on a global basis.”

Future Electronics’ President Robert Miller, places a high priority on providing outstanding customer service, and the company’s motto is to always Delight the Customer®.

For more information about the comprehensive portfolio of Delta Electronics products available from Future Electronics, as well as access to the world’s largest available-to-sell inventory, visit: www.FutureElectronics.com.

About Future Electronics

Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, President, Future Electronics has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

Media Contact

Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
FUTURE ELECTRONICS
www.FutureElectronics.com
514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
Fax: 514-630-2671
martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com

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Future Electronics President Robert Miller Recognizes Pittsburgh Office for 20th Anniversary

Pointe Claire, Quebec (realtimepressrelease) April 4, 2017 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently observed the 20th anniversary of the opening of the company’s Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania office.

Future Electronics, founded in Montreal in November of 1968 by Robert Miller, President, expanded into the United States in 1972, opening its first American office in Boston, Massachusetts. The Pittsburgh office opened in April of 1997, and is located in Cranberry Township, supporting the western Pennsylvania market.

The Pittsburgh team consists of Strategic Account Managers and Advanced Engineering professionals providing supply chain solutions and design help, with a customer base consisting primarily of medical, industrial, lighting, and EMS (electronic manufacturing services).

“We have a high focus on demand creation business with the ability to track and support manufacturing worldwide. We have been extremely fortunate to work for the best electronics distributor in the world,” said David Wojtalik, General Manager of the Pittsburgh branch.

Wojtalik added, “I am very proud of the Pittsburgh team and their accomplishments supporting customers and suppliers through outstanding support and customer service. I am confident that we will continue our growth for another 20 years.”

Company president Robert Miller congratulated the Pittsburgh team, thanking them for their loyalty to the company and their dedication to customers.

To find out more about Future Electronics and its 169 office locations in 44 countries around the world, visit: www.FutureElectronics.com.

About Future Electronics

Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, the company has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

Media Contact

Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
FUTURE ELECTRONICS
www.FutureElectronics.com
514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
Fax: 514-630-2671
martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com

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Future Electronics and President Robert Miller Congratulate Sharon Duval on 35 Year Anniversary

Pointe Claire, Quebec (realtimepressrelease) March 23, 2017 – Future Electronics is a global leading distributor of electronic components with corporate headquarters in Montreal, Quebec. The company’s President, Robert Miller, recently congratulated Sharon Duval for her 35th anniversary of employment with the organization.

Ms. Duval is a Senior Credit Analyst in the company’s Bolton, Massachusetts branch in the U.S. She was first hired to work in the warehouse, and after 18 months was promoted to a role in Branch Coordination. From there she worked her way up to her current position, which she has now held for 30 years.

Future Electronics is truly unique,” said Ms. Duval. “My experience has been very rewarding. I have made many long lasting relationships with friends here and all over the world by working with them over the years.”

The Founder and President of Future Electronics, Robert Miller, often refers to employees as being “the company’s greatest asset.” Future Electronics places a high value on the dedication of its employees, and milestone anniversaries are recognized with personalized cards, plaques, free meal vouchers, and other gifts based on their length of tenure.

About Future Electronics

Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968 by President Robert Miller, the company has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

Media Contact

Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
FUTURE ELECTRONICS
www.FutureElectronics.com
514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
Fax: 514-630-2671
martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com

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Future Electronics President Robert Miller Recognizes Minneapolis Office for 30th Anniversary

Pointe Claire, Quebec (realtimepressrelease) March 23, 2017 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently observed the 30th anniversary of the opening of the company’s Minneapolis, Minnesota office.

Future Electronics, founded in Montreal in November of 1968 by Robert Miller, President, expanded into the United States in 1972, opening its first American office in Boston, Massachusetts. The Minneapolis branch opened in March of 1987.

Curt Bakken, General Manager of the Minneapolis branch, said, “Future Electronics has been a consistent partner to the diverse customer base in the Upper Midwest region. We see our supplier base as best in class and excellent partners for support of our medical, industrial, agriculture, and military customers.”

Bakken continued, “Our new Eden Prairie location allows excellent access for customer trainings and suppliers. It also indicates we are investing in the marketplace because of the opportunity. We look forward to continuing to offer outstanding service to our customers and being their long term partners.”

Company president Robert Miller congratulated the Minneapolis team on the occasion of the branch’s 30 year milestone, and thanked everyone for their dedication.

For more information about Future Electronics and its 169 office locations in 44 countries around the world, visit: www.FutureElectronics.com

About Future Electronics

Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, the company has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

Media Contact

Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
FUTURE ELECTRONICS
www.FutureElectronics.com
514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
Fax: 514-630-2671
martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com

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Future Electronics President Robert Miller Recognizes Detroit Office for 30th Anniversary

Pointe Claire, Quebec (realtimepressrelease) March 14, 2017 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently observed the 30th anniversary of the opening of the company’s Detroit, Michigan office.

Future Electronics was founded in Montreal in November of 1968 by Robert Miller, President. The company expanded into the United States in 1972, opening its first American office in Boston, Massachusetts. The Detroit office opened in 1987.

The office is centrally located in Novi, supporting the eastern half of the state of Michigan. The Detroit team of 12 has a combined industry experience of more than 216 years in the business.

“Our customer base has a high concentration of automotive customers,” explained Jim Nash, General Manager of the Detroit branch. “As such, we have a high focus on demand creation business, supporting our customers with design help. We track our business worldwide supporting the manufacturing locations of our customer base.”

Nash continued, “I’m proud of the team here at the Detroit branch and what they have accomplished during my tenure at Future. I’m confident the Future Detroit team will continue supporting the manufacturers and customers through outstanding support and customer service, continuing our growth for another 30 years and beyond.”

Company president Robert Miller congratulated the Detroit team on the occasion of the branch’s 30 year milestone, and thanked everyone for their dedication.

For more information about Future Electronics and its 169 office locations in 44 countries around the world, visit: www.FutureElectronics.com.

About Future Electronics

Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, the company has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

Media Contact

Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
FUTURE ELECTRONICS
www.FutureElectronics.com
514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
Fax: 514-630-2671
martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com

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Robert Miller Thanks Future Electronics Team for Global Distribution Agreement with Briowireless

Pointe Claire, Quebec (realtimepressrelease) March 6, 2017 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently announced a new global distribution agreement with Briowireless Inc.

Robert Miller, the President and Founder of Future Electronics, congratulated his team on the completion of the agreement with Briowireless Inc. The Briowireless portfolio of products will be supported by Future’s RF/Wireless division, Future Connectivity Solutions.

Briowireless is a state-of-the-art manufacturer of industrial grade socket modems, providing PTCRB certified and industry compliant cellular modules to OEMs and developers. Thanks to the BitPipe family of products, customers can accelerate their time to market for IoT solutions, and cut development costs with innovative technology.

“Future Electronics is not only a global leader in electronics distribution, but a proven leader in the marketing and support of wireless products and solutions,” said Eric Janosz, CEO of Briowireless. “Their strong technical expertise will be a huge asset to our company.”

“We continue to build on our ability to support all of our customers’ wireless needs. We believe that the addition of Briowireless and their BitPipe technology will significantly increase our customers’ ability to get their products to market,” said Matthew Rotholz, Vice President Marketing for Future Connectivity Solutions.

Future Electronics’ President Robert Miller, places a high priority on providing outstanding customer service, and the company’s motto is to always Delight the Customer®.

For more information about Briowireless please visit: www.FutureElectronics.com/briowireless

About Future Electronics

Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, President, Future Electronics has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit: www.FutureElectronics.com.

Media Contact

Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
FUTURE ELECTRONICS
www.FutureElectronics.com
514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
Fax: 514-630-2671
martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com

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