OREANDA-NEWS. September 16, 2016. Digi-Key Electronics, a global electronic components distributor, announces the official launch of their WeChat account – one of the most commonly used mobile media platforms for commercial and social purposes.

"We are excited for the opportunity to offer our customers the chance to interact with Digi-Key on the largest social media platform in China," said Tony Ng, General Manager, Greater China & ASEAN. "Engineers and designers now have access to the information, tools and support they need to get their products to market faster anytime, anywhere."

Digi-Key's WeChat service account allows one click to the company's Product & Category Search as well as New Product and Manufacturers lists. Customers can receive design support with educational kits, technical articles, supporting tools, and informational videos. Users also have quick access to learn more about Digi-Key, how to place an order, or contact customer service and technical support.

The WeChat service account will additionally send a weekly message covering New Product Introduction (NPI), technical trends and information, design tips, development tools, market trends, and advice and projects from fellow engineers.

To access the Digi-Key WeChat account scan the attached/below QR code by using the QR code scanner under the "+" on the top right corner, or search "Digikey"/

About Digi-Key Electronics

Digi-Key Electronics, based in Thief River Falls, Minn., is a global, full-service distributor of both prototype/design and production quantities of electronic components, offering more than four million products from over 650 quality name-brand manufacturers. With over one million products in stock and an impressive selection of online resources, Digi-Key is committed to stocking the broadest range of electronic components in the industry and providing the best service possible to its customers. Additional information and access to Digi-Key’s broad product offering is available at www.digikey.com.