Release Date: 06/07/2019
Partnership enhances Rogers’ ability to service RF and low-loss PCB customers
Chandler, Arizona, June 7, 2019: Rogers Corporation’s (NYSE:ROG) Advanced Connectivity Solutions (ACS) business unit announced today the introduction of a new distribution channel with the addition of International Electronic Components (IEC) to their sales and service team in the United States and Canada effective July 8, 2019. ACS provides global customers with market-leading high performance and high reliability RF material solutions.
IEC comes with over 53 years of sales and service experience in PCB processing and materials distribution. Rogers ACS’ continued expansion in the United States, combined with IEC’s extensive experience and distribution network, will provide the highest level of support to customers.
Rogers and IEC, working closely as a team, will provide both sales and onsite service/support to PCB manufacturing customers throughout the United States and Canada.
IEC President Shawn Stone commented, “We are thrilled to be working with Rogers Corporation and their RO3000® and RO4000® product lines. Their material technology offering is leading edge and will go a long way in helping our customers excel in producing RF and low loss PCB’s. Our local team will ensure our clients receive market leading materials, along with world class service and support.”
Ron Bader, Rogers General Manager of High Reliability Solutions, noted, “I am pleased IEC and Rogers were able to form this relationship that focuses on enhancing our ability to service our customers in North America through improved service and local support.”About Rogers Corporation
Rogers Corporation (NYSE:ROG) is a global leader in engineered materials to power, protect, and connect our world. With more than 180 years of materials science experience, Rogers delivers high-performance solutions that enable the company’s growth drivers-- advanced connectivity and advanced mobility applications, as well as other technologies where reliability is critical. Rogers delivers Power Electronics Solutions for energy-efficient motor drives, e-Mobility and renewable energy; Elastomeric Material Solutions for sealing, vibration management and impact protection in mobile devices, transportation interiors, industrial equipment and performance apparel; and Advanced Connectivity Solutions for wireless infrastructure, automotive safety and radar systems. Headquartered in Arizona (USA), Rogers operates manufacturing facilities in the United States, China, Germany, Belgium, Hungary, and South Korea, with joint ventures and sales offices worldwide.
About International Electronic Components
International Electronic Components is based in Toronto Canada and Santa Clara California and provides North American coast to coast supply chain coverage with 7 stocking locations. Founded in 1966, IEC has grown to its present size by serving the needs of the printed circuit industry as a market leading distributor of specialty materials, chemistries and equipment. IEC is recognized as a market leader in the PCB industry through the strong partnerships forged with customers and suppliers, its dedication to service, the superior skills of the sales and service team and their manufacturing experience and expertise.