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Mouser Electronics and CalAmp Ink Global Distribution Agreement


Stock Includes UHF and VHF Transceiver Modules, Telemetry Modules, and Telemetry Radios with Different Frequency Bands

MANSFIELD, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 6, 2009--Mouser Electronics, Inc., known for its rapid introduction of the newest products, today announced it has inked a global distribution agreement with CalAmp Corp. (Nasdaq:CAMP), a leading provider of wireless products, services, and solutions.

Mouser will stock CalAmp's UHF and VHF transceiver modules, telemetry modules, and telemetry radios that work across different, unique frequency bands. With great range and low power consumption, they can be used in a wide variety of wireless communications applications and allow for quick and easy integration by developers looking for fast time-to-market and cost-effective wireless options.

According to Mike Scott, Mouser's Vice President of Active Products, "Adding CalAmp to our line of embedded suppliers is an exciting development. Our customer base of engineers will appreciate CalAmp's product line consisting of the smallest narrowband modules on the market, as well as the line's rugged design and easy integration."

"We are pleased to team-up with Mouser as a global distributor of our embedded modules," said Dan Nelson, Vice President of Sales for CalAmp's Industrial Monitoring & Controls business. "Mouser has an excellent reputation as a distribution source for the design engineering community. We are confident that they will help us meet customer demand for our products on a global basis, and bring our products to a variety of new and previously untapped markets. We are looking forward to a long and mutually beneficial commercial relationship."

Known for its broad-based product line, unsurpassed customer service, and streamlined warehouse operations, Mouser continuously offers customers the most innovative products and latest technologies for their new design projects.

Mouser Electronics is the only major distributor to publish a new 2,100+ page print catalog every 90 days. In addition, its website with interactive online catalog is updated daily, contains more than a million products for easy online purchase, provides over 1.5 million cross-references, as well as more than 900,000 downloadable data sheets, supplier-specific reference designs, application notes, and other technical design information.

About Mouser

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is an electronic component distributor, focused on the rapid introduction of new products and technologies to electronic design engineers. features more than a million products online from more than 366 manufacturers. Mouser's 2,100+ page catalog is published every 90 days, providing designers with up-to-date data on the components now available for the next generation of electronic devices. Mouser ships globally to over 280,000 customers in 170 countries from its 432,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art facility in Mansfield, Texas. For more information, visit

About CalAmp

CalAmp provides wireless communications solutions that enable anytime/anywhere access to critical data and content. The Company serves customers in the public safety, industrial monitoring and controls, mobile resource management, and direct broadcast satellite markets. The Company's products are marketed under the CalAmp, Dataradio, SmartLink, Aercept, LandCell and Omega trade names. For more information, please visit


Mouser and Mouser Electronics are registered trademarks of Mouser Electronics, Inc. All other products, logos, and company names mentioned herein may be trademarks of their respective owners.

CONTACT: Mouser Electronics, Inc.
Kevin Hess,Director of Marketing, 817-804-3833
Fax: 817-804-3803
CalAmp Corp.
Financial Relations Board
Lasse Glassen, General Information, 213-486-6546

Source: CalAmp Corp.

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