40 W 267 Keslinger Road
PO Box 393
Lafox, IL 60147-0393
United States - Map
Web Site: http://www.rell.com
Index Membership: N/A
Industry: Electronics Wholesale
Full Time Employees: 991
Richardson Electronics, Ltd. provides engineered solutions and distributes electronic components to the radio frequency (RF), wireless and power conversion, electron device, and display systems markets worldwide.
The company operates through three divisions: RF, Wireless, and Power; Electron Device; and Display Systems.
The RF, Wireless, and Power division assists customers in designing circuits; selecting components; prototype testing; and assembly. It offers a range of engineering and technical support, including the design-in of RF, wireless and power components, and the development of engineered solutions for the support system requirements.
The Electron Device division provides engineered solutions and distributes electronic components to customers in various markets, including steel, automotive, textile, plastics, semiconductor manufacturing, and broadcast industries. It designs solutions for applications, such as industrial heating, laser technology, semiconductor manufacturing equipment, radar, and welding.
The Display Systems division provides integrated display products and systems to the public information, financial, point-of-sale, industrial, and healthcare markets. It offers cathode ray tubes, custom LCD displays, high resolution medical displays, and custom systems.
Richardson Electronics grooves on more than tubes. The company distributes products (about 700,000 part numbers), including wireless components, electron tubes, power semiconductors, and video display equipment. Suppliers include Ericsson, GE, Samsung, and Sony. Richardson also sells its own products under such brand names as Amperex, Cetron, and National, and provides components customized to its customers' specifications. The company offers such services as systems integration, prototype design and assembly, testing, and logistics. Customers in North America account for about 40% of Richardson's sales.
Richardson Electronics sells its products through sales personnel and authorized representatives.
The company was founded in 1947 and is headquartered in LaFox, Illinois.
Edward J. Richardson
Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and President
Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Strategy Officer