Richardson Electronics and Dynawave Sign Global Distribution Agreement

Broad portfolio of RF connectors and cable assemblies

LaFox, IL, Monday, February 29, 2016 – Richardson Electronics, Ltd. (NASDAQ: RELL) announced today a new global distribution agreement with Dynawave, Inc., a leading designer and manufacturer of high quality coaxial RF & Microwave interconnect products, including connectors, bulk cable and cable assemblies. The agreement aligns with both companies’ dedication to providing customers with responsive, accelerated service and reliable, high-performance solutions.

Headquartered in Haverhill, MA, Dynawave utilizes state-of-the-art, vertically-integrated manufacturing to ensure control of critical processes and quality. Its broad portfolio of products serves diverse markets, including Aerospace & Defense, wireless communications and networks, SATcom, Test & Measurement, and ISM.

Founded in 1947, Richardson Electronics is a global channel partner for world-class electron devices, power electronics, and RF and microwave components.

“Dynawave products meet the challenging application needs of a wide range of customers by connecting critical elements and providing optimal performance,” said Greg Peloquin, Executive Vice President of Richardson Electronics’ Power & Microwave Technologies group. “They stand by their slogan of ‘a single path to optimal performance,’ and we are very pleased to provide Dynawave’s connectors, cables and assemblies to our customers around the world.”

“We are excited to work with Richardson Electronics,” stated Norm Brodeur, Dynawave’s Vice President of Sales and Marketing. “And we look forward to the benefits that their global infrastructure and experienced technical sales team will bring to Dynawave.”

About Richardson Electronics, Ltd.

Richardson Electronics, Ltd. is a leading global provider of engineered solutions, power grid and microwave tubes and related consumables; power conversion and RF and microwave components; high value displays, flat panel detector solutions and replacement parts for diagnostic imaging equipment; and customized display solutions. We serve customers in the alternative energy, healthcare, aviation, broadcast, communications, industrial, marine, medical, military, scientific and semiconductor markets. The Company’s strategy is to provide specialized technical expertise and “engineered solutions” based on our core engineering and manufacturing capabilities. The Company provides solutions and adds value through design-in support, systems integration, prototype design and manufacturing, testing, logistics, and aftermarket technical service and repair through its global infrastructure. More information is available at

Richardson Electronics common stock trades on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker symbol RELL.

About Dynawave, Inc.

Dynawave ( is a leading designer and manufacturer of high quality, coaxial RF & microwave interconnect products including connectors, bulk cable and cable assemblies. Founded in 1985, Dynawave utilizes state-of-the-art, vertically-integrated manufacturing to ensure control of critical processes and quality. Recognized for its broad catalog portfolio of technologies and products, Dynawave serves diverse markets such as aerospace & defense, wireless communications and networks, test & measurement and ISM. Dynawave products meet challenging application needs from high frequency (DC-65 GHz) to high power (KW) and provide a single path to optimal performance by connecting critical elements from the printed circuit board to the antenna.