WPGA Named As Touchstone Semiconductor Distributor

imagesTouchstone Semiconductor, a developer of high-performance, low power analog integrated circuit solutions, and WPG Americas Inc. (WPGA), a subsidiary of WPG Holdings, Asia’s No. 1 electronics distributor, announced today that WPGA will handle sales, support and logistics services for Touchstone’s complete line of analog IC products in North and South America, effective immediately.

Our partnership with WPGA seamlessly integrates with our World Peace International (WPI) partnership in Asia which targets design engineers and purchasing managers who need analog solutions that streamline the transition from design to manufacturing,” said Bill Thomas, vice president, Worldwide Sales, Touchstone Semiconductor. “Together WPI and WPGA will provide the focus, attention, support and design expertise to help Touchstone expand its business in key areas of the world.

Touchstone’s analog ICs offer a unique combination of competitive price, performance and low power that our customers are looking to design into their electronic products,” said Rich Davis, president of WPG Americas. “By adding Touchstone’s portfolio of products to our line card, we have a key partnership that has expanded the breadth of high-performance analog IC products available to our customers across both North and South America,” commented Michael Kennedy, Vice President of Supplier Marketing for WPG Americas.

Touchstone’s analog ICs are high-performance, low power proprietary and second-source ICs that can be easily incorporated into consumer electronics, instrumentation, industrial control and power management applications. Touchstone’s rapidly growing family of products includes power management ICs, analog-to-digital converters, operational amplifiers, comparators, current sense amplifiers, timer ICs, voltage detectors and voltage references.