Ecliptek Introduces SMD Inc. to Strategic Distribution Network

Ecliptek Corporation, a leading supplier of frequency products, is pleased to announce the addition of California based SMD Inc. as an Authorized Distribution Partner.

Costa Mesa, CA, May 28, 2008 --( Ecliptek Corporation has signed an agreement with SMD Inc. to distribute the company’s MEMS and quartz based frequency control products.

“The opportunity to add an outstanding distributor like SMD as a partner is very exciting,” stated Robert Zarrow, Ecliptek’s Vice President of Sales, “Their customer service oriented philosophy and excellent added value programs are key incentives to a supplier.”

“Ecliptek is a supplier that truly understands the needs of distributors and their account base. Their distribution support program is one of the best I have ever seen. Our customer base uses a lot of frequency control products and are looking for suppliers that are competitive, flexible, and provide the highest quality components. Ecliptek is one of these suppliers.” said Rich Unruh, President of SMD Inc.

SMD will support the entire line of Ecliptek products, including MEMS oscillators, in addition to the traditional quartz based devices. Ecliptek’s products include crystals, clock oscillators, programmable and spread spectrum oscillators, in addition to VCXO, TCXO and OCXO timing solutions.

About Ecliptek
Founded in 1987, Ecliptek is a leading supplier of innovative frequency control products to the electronics industry. Headquartered in Costa Mesa, CA, Ecliptek provides complete engineering support, and unparalleled customer service to OEM customers and distributors worldwide. For additional information on company operations, please visit

About SMD Inc.
Surface Mount Distribution Inc. is a specialized distributor of passive, interconnect, discrete, opto, and frequency control components to a wide base of original equipment manufacturers (OEM) and electronic manufacturing services (EMS) suppliers in the United States, Canada and Mexico. The company adds value to its products through a variety of custom auto inventory replenishment (AIR) programs designed for individual customer needs. They represent approximately 30 world class supplier’s products and distribute and stock their components in one or more of their offices in Irvine and San Jose CA, Nashua NH, or Deerfield and Tampa FL.

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