CUI Devices today announced that it has signed a worldwide distribution agreement with AutomationDirect, the global distribution leader of electronic components for industrial controls and automation systems. As a part of the agreement, AutomationDirect will distribute and market CUI Devices’ innovative line of AMT modular encoders and accessories.
In business since 1994, AutomationDirect has quickly set the standard in online industrial control sales with a range of products that include PLCs, motors, stepper systems, motor controls, and more. Their wealth of experience and direct sales to the OEMs and motor manufacturers in this market stand to greatly improve the exposure of CUI Devices’ AMT encoders.
“We are excited to partner with AutomationDirect and their well-respected reputation in the industrial controls and automation market,” stated Jeff Smoot, VP of Engineering at CUI Devices. “Our AMT capacitive encoders are a natural fit in AutomationDirect’s product portfolio and will benefit from their knowledgeable sales staff and relationships with key industrial customers,” Smoot concluded.