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Berkshire’s Mouser Electronics Named MEAN WELL Distributor of the Year

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Berkshire Hathaway’s Mouser Electronics, Inc., the authorized global distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, proudly announces that it has been named 2019 North American Distributor of the Year by MEAN WELL, a leading power supply manufacturer. Mouser received the prestigious award for earning top scores in categories such as sales performance, models promotion, marketing and technical and customer support.

“We are delighted to win this prestigious award from MEAN WELL,” said Tom Busher, Vice President of Supplier Management at Mouser Electronics. “Our partnership with MEAN WELL continues to grow, and we look forward to greater collaboration in bringing more MEAN WELL products to our global customer base.”

“We are very pleased to present Mouser with the 2019 North American Distributor of the Year award,” stated Leo Cheong, General Manager, MEAN WELL USA. “Mouser has certainly earned this recognition, and we’re very grateful to have them as a close distribution partner.”

Mouser offers a wide selection of MEAN WELL’s power portfolio for a variety of solutions, including the NMP family of configurable intelligent medical power supplies, HVGC-1000 series of LED drivers for horticulture lighting, and RSDW40/60 and RDDW40/60 DC-DC converters for railway applications.

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Disclosure: David Mazor is a freelance writer focusing on Berkshire Hathaway. The author is long in Berkshire Hathaway, and this article is not a recommendation on whether to buy or sell a stock. The information contained in this article should not be construed as personalized or individualized investment advice. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

Molex Recognizes Mouser as 2019 eCatalog Distributor of the Year

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Berkshire Hathaway’s Mouser Electronics, Inc. has been honored by Molex as its 2019 eCatalog Distributor of the Year in all regions.

Molex, a leading global manufacturer of electronic solutions, announced today that the company has presented Mouser with the four distinct awards of recognition as the 2019 eCatalog Distributor of the Year in all regions which represent Global, the Americas, Europe and Asia.

These individual awards recognize Mouser as a valued collaborator demonstrating sales and financial growth coupled with operational and management excellence in advancing Molex innovations on a global scale.

The candidates for the Molex eCatalog Distributor of the Year Award are evaluated in each individual region on multiple performance criteria. In 2019, Mouser excelled in all regions on the critical areas of customer acquisition over the competition and best-in-class for average order growth across all regions for a clean sweep win.

“We extend our congratulations to the Mouser team for their overall contributions to global sales growth and customer promotional activities,” said Fred Bell, vice president, global distribution, Molex. “Mouser has demonstrated a superior commitment to supporting Molex products worldwide with result-driven efforts. We thank them for their continued drive and collaboration in promoting the quality solutions that Molex brings to our customers.”

“Mouser is honored to be a recipient of these awards and we value our relationship with Molex,” said Jeff Newell, senior vice president, products, Mouser Electronics. “We look forward to our continued collaboration and mutual success in offering a broad portfolio of innovative Molex products through the efforts of our regional teams.”

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Disclosure: David Mazor is a freelance writer focusing on Berkshire Hathaway. The author is long in Berkshire Hathaway, and this article is not a recommendation on whether to buy or sell the stock. The information contained in this article should not be construed as personalized or individualized investment advice. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

Mouser Electronics Awarded High Service Distributor of the Year by KEMET

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Berkshire Hathaway’s Mouser Electronics, Inc. has been honored with the High Service Distributor of the Year award for fiscal year 2020 from KEMET, a subsidiary of Yageo Corporation.

This is the fifth year for Mouser to receive this top award.

Mouser was measured against its competition in a variety of areas, including POA and POS growth, new product introductions, customer count growth, marketing capabilities, and overall process excellence. Mouser previously won the High Service Distributor of the Year award 2012–2014 and in 2016. Last year, KEMET honored Mouser with the Best High Service Distribution award for the Asia Pacific region, as well as the Digital Marketing Partner of the Year for the third consecutive year.

“Mouser is honored to receive this important recognition from valued supplier partner KEMET,” said Tom Busher, Vice President of Supplier Management at Mouser Electronics. “We greatly value our business partnership with KEMET and look forward to continuing to provide the newest, most innovative products from KEMET to design engineers and purchasing professionals around the world.”

“KEMET congratulates Mouser on its exemplary performance this year,” stated Johnny Boan, KEMET Vice President, Global Distribution. “The KEMET High Service Distributor of the Year award is presented to our best-performing channel partner. We are very excited to once again present the Mouser team with this top award and look forward to future prosperity.”

Founded in 1919, KEMET Corporation is a global supplier of electronic components with over 1,300 active patents and worldwide manufacturing plants that are leading the advancement of materials science and cutting-edge electrical solutions.

As an authorized distributor, Mouser Electronics is focused on the rapid introduction of new products and technologies, giving customers an edge and helping speed time to market. Over 800 semiconductor and electronic component manufacturers count on Mouser to help them introduce their products into the global marketplace. Mouser’s customers can expect 100% certified, genuine products that are fully traceable from each manufacturer.

Mouser strives to empower innovation among design engineers and buyers by delivering advanced technologies. Mouser stocks the world’s widest selection of the latest semiconductors and electronic components for the newest design projects. Mouser Electronics’ website is continually updated and offers advanced search methods to help customers quickly locate inventory. Mouser.com also houses data sheets, supplier-specific reference designs, application notes, technical design information, and engineering tools.

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Disclosure: David Mazor is a freelance writer focusing on Berkshire Hathaway. The author is long in Berkshire Hathaway, and this article is not a recommendation on whether to buy or sell the stock. The information contained in this article should not be construed as personalized or individualized investment advice. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

Mouser Electronics Named Global Distributor of the Year by Bel Fuse

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Berkshire Hathaway’s Mouser Electronics, Inc. has been named Distributor of the Year for 2019 by Bel Fuse Inc., a leading global manufacturer of products that power, protect and connect electronic circuits.

Bel recognized Mouser with the prestigious partnership award for the global distributor’s overall POS revenue growth, customer growth, NPI engagement, and marketing programs. As a strategic partner, Mouser has been instrumental in growing sales and customer count across all Bel companies, globally.

“On behalf of Bel associates, I congratulate Mouser for their continuous support. We thank them for their partnership and look forward to many more years of continued sales growth,” said Dan Bernstein, CEO of Bel Fuse, Inc.

Glenn Smith, President and CEO of Mouser, said, “We are greatly honored to be recognized by Bel for our performance. Mouser is committed to providing best-in-class service to customers, as well as our suppliers. We look forward to continuing our strong relationship with Bel.”

© 2020 David Mazor

Disclosure: David Mazor is a freelance writer focusing on Berkshire Hathaway. The author is long in Berkshire Hathaway, and this article is not a recommendation on whether to buy or sell the stock. The information contained in this article should not be construed as personalized or individualized investment advice. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

Mouser Electronics Garners Two Top Distribution Awards from Vishay

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Mouser Electronics, Inc., the authorized global distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, has been named the 2019 Americas Catalog Distributor of the Year by Vishay Intertechnology, a leading global manufacturer of a wide range of discrete semiconductors and passive electronic components. Mouser received the award for its new product introduction support, customer acquisition, and increased part count into the design market.

This is the second consecutive year that Mouser has received the prestigious award. In addition, Mouser received the specialized 2019 Americas Catalog Passives Distributor of the Year award.

“We are pleased to present the Mouser team with these two awards for their exceptional performance,” said Dave Valletta, Executive Vice President of Sales at Vishay Intertechnology. “In 2019, Mouser expanded its demand creation efforts with a highly efficient new products stocking process, getting more of our products to more customers. We thank their entire Americas team for this achievement.”

“We are honored to receive these elite awards from our valued partner Vishay,” said Jeff Newell, Senior Vice President of Products at Mouser. “Mouser customers around the world depend on Vishay components for their designs, and we greatly appreciate our ever-growing partnership.”

Vishay previously recognized Mouser’s distribution efforts in 2019, naming the company the 2018 Catalog Distributor of the Year and 2018 Semiconductor Catalog Distributor of the Year. Mouser also received awards for 2017 Semiconductor Catalog Distributor of the Year and 2015 North American Catalog Distributor of the Year award, as well as the e-Commerce Distributor of the Year for Europe award 2013 through 2016 and in 2018.

Vishay manufactures a wide range of discrete semiconductors, including diodes, MOSFETs and infrared optoelectronics, in addition to passive electronic components such as resistors, inductors and capacitors.

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Disclosure: David Mazor is a freelance writer focusing on Berkshire Hathaway. The author is long in Berkshire Hathaway, and this article is not a recommendation on whether to buy or sell the stock. The information contained in this article should not be construed as personalized or individualized investment advice. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

Mouser Electronics is Molex Global’s e-Catalog Distributor of the Year

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Berkshire Hathaway’s Mouser Electronics, Inc. has been named the 2019 Global e-Catalog Distributor of the Year for the fourth time by Molex, a leading global manufacturer of electronic solutions.

The global distributor was also honored with Molex’s European e-Catalog Distributor of the Year and APS e-Catalog Distributor of the Year awards for the second year in a row, as well as the Americas e-Catalog Distributor of the Year award for 2019.

Mouser received the Global e-Catalog Distributor of the Year award for helping Molex achieve outstanding financial growth in e-catalog sales, as well as for attaining significant customer growth for Molex worldwide.

“Molex congratulates Mouser on these well-deserved awards, which celebrate the company’s excellence in customer service, sales, and product breadth,” said Fred Bell, Vice President of Global Distribution at Molex. “Mouser has played a key role in contributing to our overall success this year, and we look forward to continuing the momentum in 2020 and beyond.”

“All of us at Mouser are ecstatic to bring home these top awards. Our mutual success is a testament to the exceptional hard work from our teams around the world,” said Jeff Newell, Senior Vice President of Products at Mouser Electronics. “Mouser strives to be the distributor with the broadest selection of Molex products, and we’re proud of this recognition.”

Mouser previously earned the Global e-Catalog Distributor of the Year award in three consecutive years (2013–2015) and the European and APS e-Catalog Distributor of the Year awards in 2018. Mouser Supplier Manager Tom Bila won the Molex MVP award for 2013 as well.

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Disclosure: David Mazor is a freelance writer focusing on Berkshire Hathaway. The author is long in Berkshire Hathaway, and this article is not a recommendation on whether to buy or sell the stock. The information contained in this article should not be construed as personalized or individualized investment advice. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

Mouser Electronics Honored With Best Digital Performance Award

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Berkshire Hathaway’s Mouser Electronics, Inc., the industry’s leading New Product Introduction (NPI) distributor with the widest selection of semiconductors and electronic components, is pleased to announce that it has been honored for the second consecutive year with a top global e-commerce award from its valued partner Amphenol Corporation, a global leader in the interconnect industry. Mouser stocks the full suite of products from Amphenol and 32 of its product divisions, available on its industry-leading website, Mouser.com.

Mouser received the 2019 Best High Service Digital Performance Award from Amphenol in recognition of their outstanding sales growth in 2019.

“We are delighted to recognize Mouser for its remarkable performance in 2019,” said Adam Norwitt, CEO of Amphenol. “Mouser’s teams consistently deliver exceptional growth in the e-commerce space, and this award is a testament to their outstanding work and steadfast partnership.”

“We are greatly honored to be recognized by Amphenol for the second year in a row for our performance in the digital arena,” said Glenn Smith, President and CEO of Mouser. “Amphenol has been a highly valued partner for many years, and we look forward to many more productive years together.”

Over the past decade, Mouser has received numerous awards from Amphenol Corporation and its subsidiaries. In addition to receiving the 2018 Best High Service Digital Performance Award from Amphenol Corporation, Mouser received 2018 Distributor of the Year awards from Amphenol SV Microwave and Amphenol Industrial. Mouser also previously received Amphenol Corporation’s 2015 Best Global Performance Award in conjunction with TTI, Inc., as well as major global awards from Amphenol companies in 2013 and 2014.

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Disclosure: David Mazor is a freelance writer focusing on Berkshire Hathaway. The author is long in Berkshire Hathaway, and this article is not a recommendation on whether to buy or sell the stock. The information contained in this article should not be construed as personalized or individualized investment advice. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

Mouser Electronics Received 3rd Consecutive Distributor of the Year Award From Neutrik

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Berkshire Hathaway’s Mouser Electronics, Inc., the authorized global distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, has been honored by Neutrik USA with three top awards for 2019 performance. Neutrik USA presented Mouser with the Distributor of the Year — Top Revenue award and Outstanding Performance of the Year award, and named Mouser’s Ryan Virostek as Supplier Manager of the Year. Neutrik is the leading provider of professional audio, video, and lighting connector systems.

Mouser received the awards based on Neutrik’s rigorous criteria, including overall sales performance, personnel relationships, on-time delivery and quality of inventory. Virostek received the Supplier Manager of the Year award based on overall support of the Neutrik line.

“Neutrik is pleased to present Mouser with these well-deserved awards, which recognize the team’s key role in contributing to the strong growth of Neutrik’s distribution reach,” said Tom Chudyk, Sales Director for Neutrik USA. “We appreciate the successful partnership we have with Mouser.”

“We are truly honored to receive these three top awards from Neutrik,” said Krystal Jackson, Mouser Vice President of Supplier Management. “Mouser is committed to providing best-in-class service to our customers, as well as our suppliers. We look forward to continuing our strong relationship with Neutrik.”

Neutrik is the recognized leader in connectivity solutions for the professional AVL and broadcast markets. In addition to its famous screwless XLR cable connectors, Neutrik is the inventor of powerCON®, etherCON®, speakON®, opticalCON®, combo 1/4-inch XLR chassis connectors, the D-size flange, rearTWIST® BNC connectors, and dozens of other innovations.

The 2019 award marks the third consecutive and fifth time overall that Mouser has received the Distributor of the Year — Top Revenue award from Neutrik.

In 2018, Neutrik also named Mouser the 2017 Distribution Partner of the Year and presented the distributor with the Outstanding Performance award. In the past decade, Mouser has been recognized with over a dozen distributor awards from Neutrik.

As an authorized distributor, Mouser Electronics is focused on the rapid introduction of new products and technologies, giving customers an edge and helping speed time to market. Over 800 semiconductor and electronic component manufacturers count on Mouser to help them introduce their products into the global marketplace. Mouser’s customers can expect 100% certified, genuine products that are fully traceable from each manufacturer.

© 2020 David Mazor

Disclosure: David Mazor is a freelance writer focusing on Berkshire Hathaway. The author is long in Berkshire Hathaway, and this article is not a recommendation on whether to buy or sell the stock. The information contained in this article should not be construed as personalized or individualized investment advice. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

Mouser Electronics Named Distributor of the Year by Littelfuse

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Berkshire Hathaway’s Mouser Electronics, Inc., the industry’s leading New Product Introduction (NPI) distributor with the widest selection of semiconductors and electronic components, has been recognized as the 2019 High Service Distributor of the Year by Littelfuse, a global manufacturer of leading technologies in circuit protection, power control and sensing.

This is the ninth year that Mouser has been honored with the top award.

“We are proud to recognize Mouser Electronics, a valuable channel partner for Littelfuse,” said Dave Heinzmann, Littelfuse President and Chief Executive Officer. “Mouser delivers outstanding results for Littelfuse, and their commitment to exceptional customer service aligns with our own.”

“We are incredibly honored to receive this top award from Littelfuse for the ninth time,” said Glenn Smith, Mouser’s President and CEO. “Throughout our longstanding partnership we’ve realized many successes together, and we look forward to many more in the future.”

Littelfuse selects the winner of the High Service Distributor of the Year award based on a variety of distributor performance metrics, including overall sales growth, focus product sales, growth in the number of customers served, and the number and quality of creative marketing campaigns that reach customers. Mouser previously won the Littelfuse High Service/Catalog Distributor of the Year award in 2008 through 2011 and in 2014, 2015, 2017 and 2018.

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Disclosure: David Mazor is a freelance writer focusing on Berkshire Hathaway. The author is long in Berkshire Hathaway, and this article is not a recommendation on whether to buy or sell the stock. The information contained in this article should not be construed as personalized or individualized investment advice. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

Mouser Electronics Named Global High Service Distributor of the Year by TE Connectivity

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Berkshire Hathaway’s Mouser Electronics, Inc., the authorized global distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, has received the Global High Service Distributor of the Year Award for the sixth time from TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors.

The top distribution award recognizes Mouser’s 2019 performance based on sales growth, market share growth, customer growth and business plan performance.

“Mouser delivers exceptional service to our mutual customers, and I am very pleased to recognize them with this award,” said Karen Leggio, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Channel, at TE. “Mouser’s track record of achievement with TE, including receiving the Global High Service Distributor of the Year Award six times, is a testament to our strong and successful partnership.”

“We are incredibly honored to receive this prestigious award, and thank TE for recognizing the outstanding efforts of our teams around the world,” said Glenn Smith, Mouser Electronics’ President and CEO. “TE is an industry leader and a valued business partner. We look forward to our continued mutual success.”

Last year, Mouser received TE’s APAC Customer Expansion Award, Japan Customer Expansion Award, and EMEA Customer Expansion Award, as well as the Americas Application Tooling Business Unit Distributor of the Year and Americas Data and Devices Business Unit Distributor of the Year Awards. Mouser received the TE Global High Service Distributor of the Year Award in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, and again in 2019.

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Disclosure: David Mazor is a freelance writer focusing on Berkshire Hathaway. The author is long in Berkshire Hathaway, and this article is not a recommendation on whether to buy or sell the stock. The information contained in this article should not be construed as personalized or individualized investment advice. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.