January 15, 2015
Adafruit is a provider of tools, equipment and electronics for makers and persons interested in learning about electronics. It also offers education guides and training.
“Digi-Key’s model is flexible enough to support a wide range of engineers,” said Chris Beeson, executive vice president of Sales and Supplier Management for Digi-Key. “This partnership makes sense because we are committed to providing customers with all the tools and products they need, all in one location. With Adafruit’s incredible growth and increasing popularity among emerging engineers and enthusiasts, we’re pleased to be able to offer Adafruit’s module-level solutions onto our line card to help customers get their designs up and working as quickly as possible.”
Sources: Press materials received from the company and additional information gleaned from the company’s website.