SALEM, NH – May 25, 2010 – Standex International Corporation (NYSE:SXI) today announced that three products from its Electronics business recently ranked among the top component designs according to Electronic Design, an industry-leading electronics trade journal with more than 50,000 subscribers. Based on the response from the readers of Electronic Design, three of Standex Electronic’s products ranked among the best 101 component designs including the GR150 magnetic reed switch at number 14, the SR4J series magnetic reed switch at number 46 and the R12575 micro-proximity switch at number 75. In fact, the GR150 magnetic reed switch ranked as the number one product within Electronic Design’s “Switches and Relays” component category.
“We are excited that a number of our high-quality electronics solutions rank among the industry’s best,” said John Meeks, President, Standex Electronics. “As exemplified by our leading-edge GR150 ultra miniature reed switch that has broad-based applications throughout the medical device, wireless and personal computer industries, Standex’s market leadership is testament to our product innovativeness and outstanding customer service. Standex Electronics has a long history of designing and manufacturing value-added solutions for a range of industry applications.”
Since 1969, Standex Electronics has been designing and manufacturing industry leading electronic solutions to serve a wide range of end markets. The division’s pioneering components have enabled a variety of products spanning the appliance, automotive, computer, HVAC, industrial, lighting, medical, aerospace and security markets.
About Standex Electronics
Standex Electronics, a subsidiary of Standex International Corporation (NYSE: SXI), designs and manufactures a wide variety of custom electronic and electro-mechanical components including low and high frequency magnetics, antenna and RF Magnetics, reed switches and relays, proximity and fluid-level sensing products, connector products and custom packages. Standex Electronics’ website can be visited at www.StandexElectronics.com.
Standex International Corporation is a multi-industry manufacturer in five broad business segments: Food Service Equipment Group, Air Distribution Products Group, Engineering Technologies Group, Engraving Group and the Electronics and Hydraulics Products Group with operations in the United States, Europe, Canada, Australia, Singapore, Mexico, Brazil and China. For additional information, visit the Company’s website at www.standex.com.
About Electronic Design
Electric Design is a leading electronics industry trade publication for design solutions and emerging technologies.
For more information on Standex Electronics, please visit us on the web at www.standexelectronics.com
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