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Arrow Electronics to Distribute the New Cree LMR2 LED Module

Monday, January 24, 2011

Arrow Electronics to Distribute the New Cree LMR2 LED Module11:56 EST Monday, January 24, 2011 MELVILLE, N.Y. (Business Wire) -- Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) today announced it will carry the new Cree LMR2 LED module, designed to simplify lighting design and increase adoption of LED lighting. The LMR2 module is the latest extension to the Cree LED module family, for which Arrow has been a franchised distributor since November 2010. A compact (2.25-inch aperture), high-efficiency module, the LMR2 module provides a simple solution for lighting designers and manufacturers. The LMR2 module uses Cree TrueWhite® Technology to provide efficient, high-quality light for a variety of applications, such as restaurants, retail and hospitality lighting. Its compact design allows for increased design flexibility for applications including pendant lighting, sconces, wall washers, as well as small aperture downlights. “At Arrow, we share Cree's passion for and commitment to advancing the widespread adoption of LED lighting,” said Gary Zullo, director of Arrow's lighting segment. “The new LMR2 module is a solid addition to our offering of Cree LED modules and components, and will help our customers simplify and accelerate the design and development cycle.” For more information visit: or call 1-888-9LIGHT1. About Arrow Electronics, Inc. Arrow Electronics ( is a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Headquartered in Melville, N.Y., Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for over 900 suppliers and 125,000 original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers through a global network of more than 310 locations in 51 countries and territories. Arrow Electronics, Inc.Chris Maio, 631-847-5454Manager, External