Agreement adds power to partnership

ES Jan14 Pg06 to 08 News RSRS Components (RS) has signed a global authorised distributor agreement with Taiwan Semiconductor. The agreement strengthens an existing collaboration between the two companies to deliver a portfolio of discrete semiconductor devices and power management ICs to customers worldwide.

The Taiwan Semiconductor parts currently available to purchase direct from RS stock comprise discrete semiconductors including bridge rectifiers, power schottky and suppression (TVS), mosfets and small signal devices. These are complemented by a range of power management devices, which includes linear voltage regulators, switching regulators and analogue ICs.

RS will continue to expand the line, introducing new products as soon as they are released, giving fast access to the latest Taiwan Semiconductor products for automotive, consumer, computing, industrial, lighting, portable, power management and telecoms applications.

European sales manager, Taiwan Semiconductor, Jean-Jacques Meli, said: “RS has earned this global position by proving that it offers a consistently reliable, efficient service that extends beyond the core expectations of a distribution partner. It has a multi-faceted approach to reaching customers at a worldwide level, not least its online design tools.”