Smith & Associates Launches Chinese Website
HOUSTON, TEXAS – (November 11, 2010) – Smith & Associates today launched its Chinese-language website, www.smithweb.com.cn, to better serve its growing Chinese market. The website will give customers even greater access to Smith’s products and services, quality programs and market analysis.
"The website will allow us to connect with our customers throughout the region, giving them increased access to our product and service capabilities," said Dustin Ford, Vice President, South Asia. "We look forward to further communicating how Smith & Associates can offer Supply Chain Strategies and sourcing solutions on a moment's notice."
Smith maintains a strong Chinese presence, with offices located in Shanghai, Shenzhen and Hong Kong. More than 60 employees in these offices serve customers across the region and around the world.
Smith's flagship English-language website, www.smithweb.com, remains a key source for company information, product listings, quality programs and supply chain strategies.
About Smith & Associates - Founded in Houston in 1984, Smith & Associates (www.smithweb.com) is a leader in the independent distribution of semiconductors and electronic components to electronics and high-tech manufacturers. Smith offers shortage sourcing for commodity and obsolete parts, innovative purchasing and inventory management solutions, redistribution of excess inventory, and component stocking for warranty and repair programs.
A privately held company, Smith & Associates employs more than 250 people worldwide, with annual revenue in excess of US$400 million. Smith's regional hubs in Houston, Hong Kong and Amsterdam are ISO certified and IDEA compliant. In addition, sales and purchasing offices are located in Silicon Valley, Barcelona, Guadalajara, New York, Shanghai, Shenzhen, and Seoul. For more information or to reach a Smith representative 24 hours a day, please call: 1.800.HOUSTON or +1 713.430.3000
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