Mouser Electronics and DeLorme Reach Distribution Agreement

Stock includes GPS receiver module and evaluation kit

Mansfield, Texas, USA – January 12, 2009 – Mouser Electronics, Inc., known for its rapid introduction of the newest products, today announced it has reached a distribution agreement with DeLorme, a pioneering technological innovator with a stellar reputation as a leader of mapping and GPS products.

Mouser’s DeLorme portfolio includes the GPS receiver GPS2058-10, a compact high performance module with complete GPS firmware for all navigation applications that require no need of external memories. In addition, Mouser is stocking the GPS2058 module evaluation kit that provides a complete hardware and software platform to test and evaluate the GPS module.

“DeLorme is excited to partner with Mouser Electronics for support of our mutual customers” said Brian Stearns, DeLorme GPS Module Product Manager. “Mouser provides a valuable service to the design community with their catalog and online product ordering, supporting our customers development needs and accelerating the design win process.”

Mike Scott, Mouser’s Vice President of Active Products, is pleased to include DeLorme in Mouser’s linecard. “The DeLorme brand is respected by designers. Their expertise and modular formats allow engineers to adopt GPS navigation into their designs without becoming experts themselves.”

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 DeLorme

Since 1976, DeLorme has emerged as a pioneering technological innovator and currently has an unprecedented reputation as a leading provider of mapping products and technologies. An early player in the GPS industry, DeLorme’s GPS modules contain a complete GPS position system in one surface mount package and an evaluation kit is available for software development, design prototyping, evaluation, and testing. For more information, visit


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