08 December 2010 Avnet Memec signs pan European deal with Renesas Avnet Memec has concluded a new pan European agreement to distribute products from Renesas Electronics, formed following the merger between Renesas Technology and NEC Electronics. The agreement is said to make Avnet Memec a key distribution partner for Renesas' entire product portfolio in Europe, Middle East and Africa. "We look forward to championing Renesas' five core strategy and to maximising synergies with other product groups, such as asics, USB devices, optotransceivers, Ethernet PHYs and analogue products," said Jon Ellis, pictured, Avnet Memec's vice president of technical marketing. Renesas' five core strategy is the unification of microcontroller technologies from Renesas and NEC. The portfolio covers 8bit to 32bit architectures and supports microcontroller peripheral functions, connectivity options, low voltage/low power variants and package configurations. Author Graham Pitcher Comment on this article Websites http://www.avnetmemec.euhttp://www.renesas.eu Companies Avnet Memec LtdRenesas Electronics Europe Ltd This material is protected by Findlay Media copyright See Terms and Conditions. One-off usage is permitted but bulk copying is not. For multiple copies contact the sales team. Enjoy this story? People who read this article also read... Southern Manufacturing This year, Southern Manufacturing and Electronics is set to be ... Read Article Arrow buys Nu Horizons Arrow is buying Nu Horizons in an all cash deal which values the ... Read Article Claire Jeffreys, NEW Claire Jeffreys, events director, National Electronics Week, ... Read Article NIDays 2013 NIDays is a technical conference designed specifically for ... Read Article What you think about this article: Add your comments Name Email Comments Your comments/feedback may be edited prior to publishing. Not all entries will be published. Please view our Terms and Conditions before leaving a comment.