Bourns Named as One of Four Top Suppliers of Passive Components Operating in the French Market

RIVERSIDE, Calif., June 21, 2017 - Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today announced it has received a Best Supplier of 2016 Award from Syndicat Professionnel de la Distribution en Electronique Industrielle (SPDEI), the French association of electronic components distributors. The award was given to Bourns as one of the four top suppliers of passive components supporting the French market. The SPDEI award acknowledges suppliers based on five key criteria that include partnership with distributors, technology and service innovation, profitability for distributors, allocating resources and providing protection and traceability of design. For 70 years, Bourns has provided the ground-breaking technologies necessary to solve tough design challenges offering one of the industry’s broadest lines of circuit protection, circuit conditioning and motion control products.

"Bourns is a leader in the continued development of passive components designed to meet strict standards and application requirements. It is an honor to receive this award that recognizes Bourns’ commitment to innovation that we back with our culture of responsive customer service," said Kelly Vogt, Senior Vice President Worldwide Sales at Bourns. "I’d like to congratulate the Bourns EMEA customer service team for receiving this prestigious award based on their outstanding support and performance."

For more information about SPDEI, please see their website: http://www.spdei.fr/.

About Bourns

Bourns, Inc. is a leading manufacturer and supplier of position and speed sensors, circuit protection solutions, magnetic components, microelectronic modules, panel controls and resistive products. Headquartered in Riverside, California, USA, Bourns serves a broad range of markets, including automotive, industrial, consumer, communications, non-critical life support medical, audio and various other market segments. Additional company and product information is available at www.bourns.com.