Mouser Electronics and Spansion Sign Distribution Agreement Stock includes Flash memory solutions with MirrorBit(r) technology, optimized for code execution and data storage

Mansfield, Texas, USA - December 15, 2008 - Mouser Electronics, Inc., known for its rapid introduction of the newest products, today announced it has signed a distribution agreement with Spansion Inc. (Nasdaq: SPSN), the world's largest company focused exclusively on Flash memory solutions.

Mouser’s Spansion portfolio includes high- and mid-density flash memory solutions ranging from 8Mbit to 1Gbit. Using MirrorBit® technology enables system designers to create highly innovative, high performance, cost-effective products through the use of proprietary charge trapping storage technology.

“Spansion’s MirrorBit technology pushes the boundaries of Flash memory technology forward,” says Mike Scott, Mouser Vice President of Active Products. “Mouser is committed to rapidly introducing the newest technologies and is pleased to offer the next generation of Flash to its engineering customer base.”

“Spansion is pleased to welcome Mouser as a member of our strong distribution network,” said Peter Stenseth, Vice President Director of Worldwide Corporate Distribution Sales, Spansion. “We look forward to working together to offer the Spansion MirrorBit® NOR GL family of 3V Flash memory and the Spansion MirrorBit® SPI FL family of serial Flash memory to Mouser’s broad base of customers.”

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. Mouser.com 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 www.mouser.com.

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