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HARTING Technology Group and Heilind Electronics enter global partnership
November 16, 2018 by Manufacturing AUTOMATION
November 16, 2018 – The HARTING Technology Group has furthered its North American partnership with U.S. company Heilind Electronics by entering a global agreement.
The deal was signed at the “electronica” trade fair in Munich.
Heilind is a global specialty distributor of connectors and electromechanical components, with branches worldwide. Featuring over 170 manufacturers, including most leading connector manufacturers, Heilind boasts an extensive product portfolio.
The company offers products in 25 different component categories, including connectors, relays, switches, thermal management and circuit protection products, terminal blocks, wire and cable, wiring accessories, and insulation and identification products.
The HARTING portfolio of connectivity solutions focuses on multiple levels, from the machine to the device and into the communication infrastructure. The company’s core business is intelligent and high-performance connection technology. HARTING works in almost all industrial markets.
“With this broadened distribution alliance, we are strengthening our international distribution network from our own branches and distribution partners, in order to help us meet our global revenue goals for 2020 and beyond,” says Jon DeSouza, president and CEO of HARTING Americas.
“Our cooperation positions us even closer to customers and their requirements,” notes Alan Clapp, vice-president at Heilind Electronics.