- that's the title awarded to Rutronik by Sumida
Rutronik has been a key sales partner of Vogt electronic, which like Stelco has been incorporated in the Sumida Group, since 2001. Since 2014 Rutronik and Sumida have been working together Europe-wide; the franchise covers all products suitable for distribution from the extensive Sumida product portfolio.
Sumida develops and manufactures inductive components ranging from standard products to complex customized modules. The product range includes power inductors and chip coils, power and signal transformers, output and high-current chokes, feedthrough and trimming capacitors, EMC components, filters and RF coils.
“Sumida covers the entire range of inductive components with highly innovative products - especially for the automotive market - and is therefore one of Rutronik’s focus manufacturers. Customers also benefit from excellent technical support and customer service,” says Stefan Sutalo, Manager Passive Components at Rutronik.
Thomas Kerscher, Vice President Sales Europe at Sumida, adds: “The figures confirm the strong presence of Rutronik in our most important target markets – manufacturing industry and automotive – and its possession of the required know-how to successfully market our components: Rutronik has generated the highest growth rate within our distribution network in the business year 2015/2016.”
About Rutronik Elektronische Bauelemente GmbH
Rutronik Elektronische Bauelemente GmbH is the third largest distributor in Europe (European Distribution Report 2016) and the number eleven worldwide (Global Purchasing, May 2016). The broadline distributor supplies semiconductors, passive and electromechanical components as well as boards, storage, displays & wireless products. The company's primary target markets are the automotive, medical, industrial, home appliance, energy and lighting industries. The ranges RUTRONIK EMBEDDED, RUTRONIK SMART, RUTRONIK POWER and RUTRONIK AUTOMOTIVE provide customers with specific products and services in groups tailored to the respective applications. Expert technical support for product development and design-in, individual logistics and supply chain management solutions as well as comprehensive services complete its scope of performance.
The company, founded by Helmut Rudel in 1973 in Ispringen, Germany, now has over 70 subsidiaries in Europe, Asia and the Americas. Rutronik employs more than 1,400 staff worldwide and achieved Group sales of 820 million euros in the fiscal year 2015.