Arrow and Cree Host Lighting Solutions Seminar in Taipei

Arrow Asia Pac Ltd.
2007-12-04 20:11 945

HONG KONG, Dec. 5 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Arrow Asia Pac Ltd., a business unit of Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: ARW), announced that it will host a lighting solutions seminar in Taipei on Dec. 19, with Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE), a market leader in LED solid-state lighting components.

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"Offering Cree's world-class technology and ground-breaking innovations is in line with our strategy to drive the adoption of LED lighting solutions in the Taiwan market," said CC Lim, vice president of marketing for Arrow Asia Pac. "In addition to bringing customers in Taiwan a broad range of LED solutions, Arrow also provides technical and sales support to help customers in Taiwan accelerate design of high-brightness and power LED lighting products."

"The seminar will provide designers and manufacturers of lighting products a comprehensive overview of Cree's LED products and Arrow's total lighting solution," said Peng Gun Goh, director of lighting business development for Arrow Asia Pac. "Participants of the seminar will gain advanced knowledge on new concepts, design techniques and innovative technologies."

For registration and more information, please go to .

About Arrow Asia Pac

A business unit of Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: ARW), Arrow Asia Pac is one of Asia- Pacific's leading electronic component distributors. In addition to its regional headquarters in Hong Kong, Arrow Asia Pac operates 52 sales offices, four primary distribution centers and 13 local warehousing facilities in 12 countries/territories across Asia.

Providing a full range of semiconductors, passive, electromechanical and connector products from over 200 leading international and local suppliers, Arrow Asia Pac serves more than 10,000 original equipment and contract manufacturers and commercial customers in Asia-Pacific. Visit .

About Cree, Inc.

Cree is a market-leading innovator and manufacturer of semiconductors and devices that enhance the value of solid-state lighting, power and communications products by significantly increasing their energy performance and efficiency. Key to Cree's market advantage is its world-class materials expertise in SiC and GaN for chips and packaged devices that can handle more power in a smaller space while producing less heat than other available technologies, materials and products. For product specifications, please refer to .

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Source: Arrow Asia Pac Ltd.