Hirose Signs Distribution Agreement with Avnet and Newark


Downers Grove, ILLINOIS – Hirose has expanded its distribution network to better support customers in the Americas. Avnet and Newark will distribute and support the full line of connector solutions in North America, Central America and South America.


Avnet is a premier distributor with a focus on engineering and design support. It is instrumental in solving connectivity design challenges for customers. Newark is a leading high-service distributor of technology products and solutions for electronic system design, production, maintenance and repair. Hirose’s advanced technologies and diverse development capabilities ensures the launch of new connectivity solutions. It combines high applicability and added value to meet global market needs.


“Hirose, Avnet and Newark share a commitment to delivering solutions that exceed customer expectations. We look forward to a long-lasting partnership,” said Mark Kojak, Chief Marketing Officer and Senior Vice President of Sales and Operations for Hirose Electric USA.

“The expansion of our relationship between Avnet, Newark and Hirose leverages the success we have had in Europe.  Avnet is focused on providing customers the flexibility to design and build anywhere in the world.  The expansion of our relationship with Hirose accelerates our ability to achieve these objectives.” Said Peggy Carrieres, Global Vice President Supplier Development for Avnet, Inc.

Moreover, The product will be available for delivery from Avnet in Q2 of 2023.