Digi-Key to promote STEM education with Pimoroni's portfolio

May 18, 2017 // By Julien Happich
A new global distribution agreement with Digi-Key Electronics makes Pimoroni’s extensive line of Raspberry Pi accessories and educational products available for immediate shipment worldwide through the online distributor.

Pimoroni works closely with the Raspberry Pi foundation and open source creators to bring to market accessory products for well-known devices such as Raspberry Pi, Micro:bit, and others. Additionally, they offer many development and educational products as well as items to speed and simplify project creation.
“It’s great to be working with Digi-Key who have been serving the US electronics market for as long as it has existed,” said Jon Williamson, Founder, CEO at Pimoroni. “Pimoroni’s mission is to help people get engaged with electronics, engineering, and science. Working with Digi-Key will help us to achieve that goal on a larger scale.”
Pimoroni’s products and accessories are ideal for IoT, educational, smart home, sensor network, and scientific applications.
“We’re excited to partner with Pimoroni and assist them in bringing accessible electronics to engineers and manufacturers all over the world,” said David Stein, VP, Global Semiconductors at Digi-Key. “Our customers will find the ease of use of these products and accessories for quick and simple project design extremely valuable.”

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