Smith & Associates Relocates its Seoul Office
Smith’s new Seoul office location will expand customer support, allow growth in this key region
HOUSTON, TX -- (April 30, 2014) – Smith & Associates, the largest independent distributor of electronic components, today announces the relocation of its Seoul sales office. The new location will provide increased room for growth for this key Smith office, and will also bolster the support Smith Korea is able to provide its customers in this thriving region.
Located in one of Asia’s leading component manufacturing centers, Smith’s Seoul office has provided customers with a deep level of localized service and support since it opened in 2000. The office is staffed with supply chain experts whose knowledge of Asian business customs and global market conditions allows them to offer a broad array of services to customers across Asia. Providing convenient support, especially, in prime component markets in Japan and much of China, Smith’s strategic Seoul office will only be strengthened by its expanded facilities.
“Some of Smith’s most valued customers worldwide are based in Korea and in the wider Asian market, and this office has been a strategic base of operations from which to support them since its founding,” said Minji Hong, Smith & Associates’ Managing Director of the Seoul sales office. “We look forward to exploring how this move will strengthen the service and support offerings we’re able to provide them and new customers alike, and how it will help our relationships with them grow even stronger.”
The new office is located at:
6th Floor, NC Tower, 509 Teheran-ro,
Korea, Republic of
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