Sager Electronics, a leading North American distributor of Interconnect, Power and Electromechanical components and provider of value-add solutions, today announced it was the recipient of RAFI’s first Distributor of the Year award. RAFI announced the honor at the 2018 Electronics Distribution Show (EDS) held May 15-18 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
"We are excited to recognize Sager Electronics as our Distributor of the Year for 2017," commented Gary Mountford, VP of Components, RAFI-USA. "In their first year as a franchised distributor with RAFI-USA, Sager hit it out of the park, delivering outstanding sales results in North America, a key strategic initiative for RAFI. We are thankful for the full support of the team at Sager, starting with the visionary management team who recognized RAFI's unique value proposition, to the support and execution we received in the service centers, and with the asset and marketing teams, whose hard work and attention to detail enabled us all to deliver this outstanding result.”
“With products that ‘deliver at the touch of a button’, RAFI’s extensive product offering of switches, control and signal components as well as HMI control systems have proven to be ideal solutions for our customers’ applications. Sager and RAFI have built a strong partnership over the past year, resulting in the development of new business opportunities for industrial applications, as well as support and growth of our existing customer base,” noted Craig Sanderson, Vice President Supplier Marketing and Product Management for Sager Electronics. “We are delighted to receive this distinction from RAFI, and look forward to continued success."
About Sager Electronics
Sager Electronics, a wholly owned subsidiary of TTI Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway Inc. company, is a North American distributor of Interconnect, Power and Electromechanical components from leading manufacturers worldwide and a provider of value-add solutions. Grounded in over 130 years of innovation and service, Sager Electronics provides customers and suppliers a unique combination of operational excellence and innovative business solutions through its Distributing Confidence® business model. Headquartered in Middleborough, MA, Sager Electronics operates a national network of field sales representatives and power systems sales engineers, strategically located service centers across North America, and a value-add Power Solutions Center located in Carrollton, TX. To learn more about Sager, visit www.sager.com.
Founded in 1900, RAFI now develops and produces electromechanical components such as pushbuttons switches, operating systems such as touch screens, keyboards, electronic components, and complete interface systems for man-machine communication. RAFI products are employed in more than 30 industries with global customers in over 100 countries. The RAFI group operates internationally with over 2500 employees at ten sites in Germany, Europe, China, and the USA. The group’s headquarters are located in Berg (Baden-Württemberg, Germany). For more information, visit: http://www.rafi.de/en/home/.