Jameco Acquires Excess Lite-On LED Inventory

Available at significant discounts off traditional market prices

Belmont, CA – January 29, 2009 — Jameco Electronics has bought a large quantity of excess inventory of Lite-On brand light emitting diodes (LEDs). The inventory includes optocouplers; optoisolators; LED numeric displays; and standard, medium and high-output LEDs. All these products are now available at significant discounts off traditional market prices.

"Because of the economy, electronics manufacturers are trying to balance their inventory levels," said James Farrey, general manager of Jameco's Excess Acquisition Division. "We've agreed to acquire millions of pieces of Lite-On's most popular LEDs with the goal of passing along great savings to our customers," he added.

Jameco specializes in purchasing brand-name manufacturer-overrun inventory at deep discounts and typically prices it 30 to 50 percent below other electronic component distributors. Lite-On LED products, like the other overrun-inventory products, are available for sale at

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