Smith & Associates Relocates its Shanghai Office
Smith’s new Shanghai office location will expand customer support in this strategic region
HOUSTON, TX -- (February 28, 2014) – Smith & Associates, the largest independent distributor of electronic components, today announces the relocation of its Shanghai sales office. The new location will offer expanded resources for localized support of both new and current customers.
The Shanghai market is a rich one in which to deepen reach and resources for customer support, and this new office location will bolster Smith’s ability to address the needs of the company’s growing customer base in China. Smith will specifically leverage its expanded Shanghai facilities to serve the large number of OEMs and EMS providers in the region.
“Located in a hotbed of technological growth and industry, Smith’s Shanghai office is a key player in our footprint, both globally and specifically in the thriving Asian market,” said Alan Han, Smith & Associates’ General Manager of the Shanghai sales office. “We look forward to exploring how this move will strengthen our service and support offerings to customers, as well as our relationships with them.”
In addition, the new location will offer room to grow for this strategic office as the Shanghai team sets its sights on continual expansion.
The new office is located at:
Citic Plaza Shenhong, Unit 2506
1350 North Sichuan Road
Shanghai 200080 PRC
Tel: +86 21.5121.8899
Fax: +86 21.5121.5501
About Smith & Associates
Founded in Houston in 1984, Smith & Associates 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 300 people worldwide, with annual revenue in excess of US $586 million. Smith's regional hubs in Houston, Hong Kong, and Amsterdam are ISO certified. In addition, sales and purchasing offices are located in Austin, Silicon Valley, Guadalajara, New York, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Seoul, Singapore, Taipei, and Penang. For more information, see http://www.smithweb.com/ or, to reach a Smith representative 24 hours a day, please call: 1.800.HOUSTON or +1 713.430.3000.
For more information, contact:
Smith & Associates, V.P. of Marketing