Arrow completes acquisition of Richardson RFPD

ARROW Electronics has successfully acquired all the assets and operations of the RF, Wireless and Power Division of Richardson Electronics.

ARROW Electronics has successfully acquired all the assets and operations of the RF, Wireless and Power Division of Richardson Electronics.

The latter is a global component distributor, providing engineered solutions serving the global RF and wireless communications market.

The acquisition first was reported [http://www.electronicsnews.com.au/products/arrow-electronics-acquires-rf-wireless-and-power] by Electronics News in October 2010.

According to Arrow electronics, Richardson RFPD will become a separate operating unit of the business, with headquarters in LaFox, IL. It has approximately 400 employers.