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Digi-Key Corporation Signs Global Distribution Deal with Tensility International Corporation

(PresseBox) (Thief River Falls, Minnesota and Alhambra, California, ) 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 Tensility International Corporation announced today the companies have signed an agreement for the worldwide distribution of Tensility cables.

Available for purchase from Digi-Key are Tensility's 2.5 and 3.5 mm audio cables and power supply output cord cables. These products, slated to be featured in future print and online catalogs, are currently available on Digi-Key's global websites.

Applications for Tensility cables include, but are not limited to, fiber optics, data transmission, audio/video, networking/computer, telecommunications, medical, automotive, and instrumentation.

Jeff Shafer, Digi-Key vice president of interconnect, passive and electromechanical product, said, "We are very pleased to announce this new partnership with Tensility. This company's commitment to customer service makes it a good match for Digi-Key and the mutual customers we serve."

Luis Alcala, Tensility vice president of sales, commented, "We are thrilled that Digi-Key has taken on our product line. Tensility looks forward to being part of the growth and world presence that Digi-Key has so strategically put into place."

About Tensility International Corporation

Headquartered in Alhambra, California, Tensility is a new company formed from the December 1, 2008 purchase of CUI, Inc.'s cable assembly product line. Tensility was formed to give cable assembly customers an increased level of service and responsiveness by focusing a team around the unique requirements of that product line. For more information, please visit

Digi-Key Corporation

One of the world's fastest growing distributors of electronic components, Digi-Key has earned its reputation as an industry leader through its total commitment to service and performance. As a full-service provider of both prototype/design and production quantities of electronic components, Digi-Key has been ranked #1 for Overall Performance for 17 consecutive years from among the nation's more than 200 distributors (EE Times Distribution Study/August 2008). Offering more than 1.5 million products from nearly 400 quality name-brand manufacturers, Digi-Key's commitment to inventory is unparalleled. Access to the company's broad product offering is available 24/7 at Digi-Key's top-rated website,