October 19, 2006 -- Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corp. was the recent recipient of Pelco's "Supplier of the Year, New Product Support" award. Pelco's VP of procurement Leo Labbe announced the award during a March awards ceremony at the company's Clovis, California campus. Bobby Clack, purchaser for Pelco, made the presentation to Digi-Key during a recent visit to the electronic distributor's headquarters in Thief River Falls, Minnesota.
Pelco, a specialist in the design, development, and manufacture of video security systems, recognizes its top suppliers annually. The company says its criteria in selecting a supplier for an award include a "high level of service, product availability, ease of doing business, Internet information and ordering function, breadth of product line, delivery logistics, next day delivery capabilities, and support from prototype to production."
"All of us at Digi-Key are very honored to receive this award," said Paul Dosser, Digi-Key's vice president of business development. "Digi-Key has always strived to be the best in class for service and product availability. We in our Volume Business division pride ourselves in being able to support our customers with their production requirements as well as their engineering and design needs. Pelco is supported through our Volume Business division, and for us, this award is confirmation that we are on the right track in servicing Pelco's needs from prototype through production."