ECN Presents Digi-Key with Prestigious Impact Award

Due to increased customer demand for online PCB layout tools, Digi-Key sets the bar by offering Mentor Graphics® Designer tools.

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - June 9, 2015

Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Electronics, the industry leader in electronic component selection, availability and delivery, was awarded an ECN Impact Award for Distributor Innovation highlighting Digi-Key’s offering of online PCB layout tools through Mentor Graphics.

Mentor Graphics Designer Schematic and Designer Layout provide individual engineers with professional tools for PCB design. Easily create printed circuit boards from start to finish or leverage service bureaus to complete your designs. Subscription pricing keeps annual costs low and includes free access to Mentor Graphics' PartQuest, an integrated website that merges Digi-Key parts into symbols and footprints for rapid, error-free design creation.

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About Digi-Key Electronics

Digi-Key Electronics, based in Thief River Falls, Minn., is a global, full-service provider of both prototype/design and production quantities of electronic components, offering more than three million products from over 650 quality name-brand manufacturers. With over one million products in stock and an impressive selection of online resources, Digi-Key is committed to stocking the broadest range of electronic components in the industry and providing the best service possible to its customers. Additional information and access to Digi-Key's broad product offering is available at