Heilind Electronics Expanding Franchise with Orion Fans
WILMINGTON, Mass., Oct. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Heilind Electronics has expanded its franchise with Orion Fans after its acquisition of Columbus, OH based Thompson Electronic Supplies. Heilind, the largest interconnect distributor in North America, acquired Thompson in May.
Headquartered in Dallas, TX, Orion Fans offers innovative thermal management solutions designed for specific market requirements. Orion Fans’ product portfolio offers the broadest range of AC-DC fans and accessories including the most comprehensive fan tray offering in the industry. Their inventory includes sealed-sleeve high volume production models, Spot Cooler/Spot DIN Cooler Fan series, standard and custom fan trays and AC and DC blowers. Orion Fans also provides a line of accessories including fan guards, power cords and filters.
"We're excited to expand our franchise with Orion Fans," said David Goforth, Heilind Supplier Business Manager. "Their extensive fan product offering is a great fit for us and our customers. We look forward to a long and successful business partnership with Orion Fans."
“When Heilind Electronics acquired a long time distributor of Orion Fans, Thompson Electronic Supplies, we both saw the opportunities that the new partnership will enable for us through the expansion of our business to the critical electromechanical component market with Heilind’s proven marketing, sales and customer service techniques,” said Bob Knight, president of Knight Electronics Orion Fans.
New products from Orion Fans, available at Heilind, include:
- Vane Axial Series
- Telecom Fan Trays
- Spot Cooler/Spot DIN
- Louvered Fan Guards
- Smart PDU's
- Low Cost Short Fan Trays
About Heilind Electronics
Founded in 1974, Heilind Electronics, Inc. (www.heilind.com) is one of the world's leading distributors of connectors, relays, switches, thermal management & circuit protection products, terminal blocks, wire & cable, wiring accessories and insulation & identification products. Heilind has 22 North American sales offices, two automated distribution centers and a highly versatile value-added center. Follow Heilind on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/Heilind and on Twitter at http://twitter.com/Heilind.
About Orion Fans
Orion Fans, a division of Knight Electronics, Inc. is an ISO9001/2008 global manufacturer of standard and custom AC and DC fans, fan accessories, fan trays and blowers. Established in 1995, Orion Fans supplies quality engineered and competitively priced cooling products and assemblies to OEMs worldwide. The company has engineering and manufacturing facilities in the United States, Europe and Asia.