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TOKO and Vishay Announce License Agreement for High-Current, Low-Profile IHLP™ Inductors
MALVERN, PENNSYLVANIA — May 4, 2007 — TOKO, Inc., of Japan, TOKO America, Inc., and Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) (Vishay), announced today that TOKO has entered into a license agreement for the manufacture and sale of high-current, low-profile IHLP™ inductors with Vishay, whereby TOKO will license certain inductor manufacturing technologies from Vishay.
TOKO is a multinational manufacturer of electronic components, subassemblies, and systems with worldwide operations. Its broad range of electronics technology spans many fields and has enabled it to diversify into integrated circuits, magnetics, electro-ceramics, and RF and power module designs. TOKO can be found on the Internet at http://www.toko.co.jp.
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc., a Fortune 1000 Company listed on the NYSE (VSH), is one of the world's largest manufacturers
of discrete semiconductors (diodes, MOSFETs, and infrared optoelectronics) and passive electronic components (resistors, inductors,
and capacitors). These components are used in virtually all types of electronic devices and equipment, in the industrial,
computing, automotive, consumer, telecommunications, military, aerospace, power supplies, and medical markets. Vishay’s product
innovations, successful acquisition strategy, and "one-stop shop" service have made it a global industry leader. Vishay can
be found on the Internet at www.vishay.com.