TDK Selects All American Semiconductor Company for North America

6/17/2003 - TDK Semiconductor Corp. announced that it has entered a North American distribution agreement with All American Semiconductor, Inc. (Nasdaq:SEMI). With offices in 36 strategic locations across the United States, Canada and Mexico, All American is recognized as the 5th largest distributor of semiconductors on the continent.

"This will give our North American customers an important additional source for our communications ICs," said John K. Stahl, TDK Semiconductor's vice president of sales. "All American is design win oriented and we look forward to working with them to expand our account base with our current and new product offerings."

Under the agreement, All American will represent TDK Semiconductor's full line of analog and mixed-signal ICs, including single-chip modems, Ethernet transceivers and Smart Card terminal controllers.

"We are excited to broaden the product offering that we have available for our customers with the addition of TDK Semiconductor to our line card. TDK is a world-class company that will enhance our capabilities and enable All American to expand its account base," said Rick Gordon, All American's Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing.

"Of course now that the new core is done," he hinted, "we will be extending the design and taking greater advantage of the technology in new products."

About All American
In addition to state-of-the-art distribution technology, All American offers among the most comprehensive services available, including engineering design, device programming, component taping and reeling, production-ready kits, and some of the industry's most sophisticated custom designed supply chain management programs. The company's web site is at:

About TDK Semiconductor Corp.
TDK Semiconductor, part of $5 billion TDK Corporation (NYSE: TDK), provides advanced ICs for communications and consumer markets worldwide. The company produces analog and mixed-signal products for applications such as digital cable and satellite set-top boxes; local, metro and wide area networking; point of sale terminals, payphones, meters and smart card readers. Additional product information and the name of a local TDK representative can be obtained by visiting the company's web site at, sending an e-mail to support@tdksemiconductor or by calling (714) 508-8800.

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