Richardson Electronics and SHX Sign Global Distribution Agreement

Expands accessibility and technical support for microwave components and test subsystems

LaFox, IL, Monday, August 24, 2015 – Richardson Electronics, Ltd. (NASDAQ: RELL) announced today a new global distribution agreement with Shanghai Huaxiang Computer Communication Engineering Co., Ltd. (SHX), a leading supplier of microwave components and microwave test subsystems. The agreement aligns with both companies’ focus on developing and promoting new, innovative products and technologies to customers worldwide.

Founded in 1993 in Shanghai, China, SHX develops high-quality coaxial fixed attenuators and terminations; microwave test subsystems; phase shifters; directional couplers; coaxial switches and detectors; bias tees; power providers and combiners; circulators and isolators; high-power resistors; and variable, step and programmable attenuators.

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

“Based on a strong dedication to technical innovation, SHX has been awarded multiple national patents, including attenuators, terminations, directional couplers and coaxial switches,” said Greg Peloquin, Executive Vice President of Richardson Electronics’ Power & Microwave Technologies group. “SHX’s desire to develop new, high-quality products enables our field sales engineers to continuously identify the best product solution for our customers’ applications.”

“Richardson Electronics allows SHX to expand accessibility of our products and maintain our key philosophy of providing the best technical service to meet customers’ demands,” stated David Dai, Vice General Manager, SHX. “Richardson’s highly technical sales team ensures our latest products and technologies reach customers and ideally suit their needs.”

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 SHX

Founded in 1993 in Shanghai, China, Shanghai Huaxiang Computer Communication Engineering Co., Ltd. (SHX) is a high-tech enterprise proficient in designing, manufacturing, marketing and selling RF & microwave components & microwave subsystems for satellite and ground communications, cell telephone testing, radar, microwave communication, science research, broadcast & television area etc. The main products include coaxial fixed attenuators/terminations, variable & step attenuators, programmable attenuators, microwave test subsystems, mismatched terminations, phase shifters, directional couplers, coaxial switches, power meters, coaxial detectors, bias tee, power providers/combiners, circulators/isolators, high power resistors and test accessories.