IXYS Receives Supplier Excellence Award from Raytheon’s Integrated Defense Systems Business

CHICAGO, Jul. 23, 2018-- IXYS, now part of Littelfuse, Inc. (NASDAQ: LFUS), was recently recognized by Raytheon’s Integrated Defense Systems business with its 4-Star Supplier Excellence Award. IXYS is a global supplier of high-power semiconductor solutions.

“We are honored that Raytheon has recognized IXYS with its 4-Star Supplier Excellence Award,” said  Ray Segall , general manager, IXYS Long Beach. “Littelfuse and IXYS have a well-established history of delivering high-reliability products and service support for aerospace, defense and heavy transportation systems. This award for product and operational excellence celebrates the hard work and commitment of our team in delivering the highest level of quality and service for our customers. We look forward to continuing our partnership with Raytheonand delivering innovative solutions that exceed customer expectations.”

Raytheon’s Integrated Defense Systems business instituted the annual Supplier Excellence Awards program to recognize suppliers who have provided outstanding service and partnership in exceeding customer requirements. Award candidates are judged on certain criteria, including overall quality and on-time delivery. IXYS was one of 55 suppliers recognized by Raytheon’s Integrated Defense Systems business for 4-Star honors.

About IXYS
IXYS, now part of Littelfuse, has been a worldwide pioneer in the development of power semiconductors, solid state relays, high voltage integrated circuits, and microcontrollers since its founding in Silicon Valley in 1983. IXYS is a worldwide recognized provider of advanced semiconductors serving more than 3,500 customers across the industrial, communications, consumer, medical and transportation.

About Littelfuse
Founded in 1927, Littelfuse is the global leader in circuit protection with advancing platforms in power control and sensor technologies. The company serves customers in the electronics, automotive and industrial markets with products that include fuses, semiconductors, polymers, ceramics, relays and sensors. Littelfuse has more than 11,000 employees in more than 50 locations worldwide. For more information, please visit Littelfuse.com.

About Raytheon
Raytheon Company, with 2017 sales of $25 billion and 64,000 employees, is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, civil government and cybersecurity solutions. With a history of innovation spanning 96 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, C5I™ products and services, sensing, effects, and mission support for customers in more than 80 countries. Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts.