Littelfuse Wins Workplace Award

Littelfuse, Inc., the global leader in circuit protection, today announced it has been named one of the 2014 “Best Places to Work in Illinois.” This is the third consecutive year Littelfuse has received this prestigious ranking. The awards program is promoted by The Daily Herald Business Ledger in partnership with the Human Resources Management Association…

Littelfuse Opens New Tech Center

Littelfuse, Inc. (NASDAQ: LFUS) today announced the opening of a new Technology Center in Mount Prospect, Ill. The 23,500 square-foot facility combines research and development teams from three former Chicago-area locations. It is designed to enhance collaboration and creativity in developing next-generation products for the company’s electronic and automotive customers. “Innovation is the foundation of…

Littelfuse Adds New VP for Supply Chain and OpEx

Littelfuse, Inc.  announced the appointment of Michael P. Rutz, 42, as Vice President Supply Chain & Operational Excellence. In this newly created position, Rutz will be responsible for the company’s sourcing, supplier development, supply chain, quality and manufacturing engineering services. Rutz joins Littelfuse with 19 years of experience in the global electronics industry. His career…

Littelfuse Acquires SymCom

Littelfuse, Inc. (NASDAQ:LFUS), today announced that it has completed the acquisition of SymCom, Inc. Headquartered in Rapid City, South Dakota, SymCom provides overload relays and pump controllers primarily to the industrial market. The company has sales of approximately $23 million and employs approximately 170 associates. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. “The acquisition of…

Future Carries Littelfuse’s UltraMOV

Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, announces immediate availability of industrial automation and control protection with the UltraMOV Series from Littelfuse. Low voltage (12 to 48VDC) circuits are used in a wide variety of applications, including automation control systems (PLCs), industrial control contact relays, and many other system types. Over-voltage transients can…

Littelfuse Sales up in Q2

Littelfuse, Inc. (NASDAQ:LFUS) today reported financial results for the second quarter of 2013 and announced a 10% increase in the quarterly cash dividend. Second Quarter Highlights Sales for the second quarter of 2013 increased 10% sequentially and 7% year over year to $187.8 million. This included $7 million of sales from the Hamlin acquisition which…

Future is Littelfuse Top 2012 Volume Distributor

Littelfuse,  Inc., the global leader in circuit protection, has named Future Electronics its Volume Distributor of the Year for 2012. Littelfuse  presented the award to Future Electronics, a global leader in electronics distribution, at the recent 2013 Electronic Distribution Show (EDS) in Las Vegas, Nevada. “In 2012, Future Electronics delivered exceptional performance and  played an integral role in our achievements…