Electronic Components Blog

Monday, 16 July 2012 10:18

Standex Electronics and MEDER ElECTRONIC are now one company

Standex Electronics and MEDER ElECTRONIC are now one company

We are pleased to announce today that Standex Electronics and MEDER electronic are now officially operating as one company. This combination unites two market leaders, Standex in the design and manufacture of custom magnetics and reed switches, and MEDER in a wide range of reed switches, reed relays and sensors.

Together, along with MEDER's long-term partnership and ongoing cooperation with OKI Sensor Devices, they are uniquely positioned to provide the customers with a product portfolio that includes engineered product solutions for a very broad spectrum of product applications across every region of the world. The combined company will operate under the name Standex-Meder Electronics and be headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA.

What does this mean for you?

A broader and deeper range of products

A commitment to customer driven innovation

Sales support and technical resources available worldwide

A financially strong partner with a long-term strategy for growth

Although Standex Electronics and MEDER electronic have separate histories, they have always shared a common objective to ensure absolute customer satisfaction. They remain dedicated to this objective now that they are operating as one. Your existing sales and support contacts remain in place, so you can use the same communication channels to which you are accustomed.

Standex-Meder Electronics is privileged to serve thousands of customers in over 50 different countries. The depth of their resources and the breadth of their reach are now stronger than ever. With this in mind, rest assured that the integration of these two businesses will be a gradual process, with no disruption to customer service.

We will continue to update you on this progress and are focused on working hard to earn and retain your business. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

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Supplier

  • StandexMeder

    Standex-Meder Electronics is a worldwide market leader in the design, development and manufacture of standard and custom electro-magnetic components, including magnetics products and reed switch-based solutions. Our magnetic offerings include planar, Rogowski, and low-and high-frequency transformers and inductors. Our reed switch based solutions include Meder, Standex and OKI brand reed switches, al well as a complete portfolio of reed relays, and a comprehensive array of fluid level, proximity, motion, water flow, HVAC condensateo, hydrailic pressure differential, capacitive, conductive and inductive sensors.

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