WPG Americas, Inc. Named as Micron Distributor for North and South America
SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 5, 2013
SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Micron, a designer and
manufacturer of the world's most advanced memory and semiconductor
technologies and WPG Americas Inc. (WPGA), a subsidiary of WPG Holdings,
Asia's number one electronics distributor, announced today that WPGA will
handle sales, support and logistics services for Micron's complete line of
memory and advanced products in North and South America, effective November 1,
2013. Micron has been aligned with World Peace International Group (WPI) in
Asia since Micron's acquisition of Numonyx in 2010.
"The addition of Micron brings a world leader in semiconductor technology to
the WPGA line card. Micron's innovation and technology will allow us to access
many new customers in market segments developed and yet to be developed.
Micron will be a leading partner for us in the Americas, and we are excited to
engage with their team in new design efforts," said Rich Davis, President,
"WPGA has been an excellent partner for Micron in the Asia region and, as one
of our major distributors, aligns excellently with our global strategy in
support of our channel network," said Don Brady, Micron's Director of Sales,
About WPG Americas Inc.
Headquartered in San Jose, CA, WPG Americas Inc. is a member of WPG Holdings,
a $12.2B worldwide distributor of semiconductors, passive, electro-mechanical
and display products. Founded in November 2007, WPGA is a franchised partner
for leading technology suppliers. As a member of WPG Holdings, WPGA is
uniquely positioned to offer total solutions to its diverse customer base.
WPGA continues to introduce new leading edge technologies, quality service and
design-in focus through its superior engineering programs. For more
information, visit www.wpgamericas.com.
Micron Technology, Inc., is one of the world's leading providers of advanced
semiconductor solutions. Through its worldwide operations, Micron manufactures
and markets a full range of DRAM, NAND and NOR Flash memory, as well as other
innovative memory technologies, packaging solutions, and semiconductor
systems, for use in leading-edge computing, consumer, networking, embedded and
mobile products. Micron's common stock is traded on the NASDAQ under the MU
symbol. To learn more about Micron Technology, Inc., visit
SOURCE WPG Americas, Inc.
Contact: Anna Leggett, WPG Americas Inc., Phone: 813.792.4265, Fax:
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