America II Signs Global Distribution Agreement with Holy Stone

Leading Independent Distributor Adds New Authorized Line and Expands its Line Card

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--September 15, 2011--America II Electronics, Inc., one of the world’s largest independent distributors of semiconductors and passive components, has entered into a global distribution agreement with Holy Stone Enterprise Co. Ltd., a manufacturer of ceramic and tantalum capacitors. Through this agreement, America II strengthens its product portfolio by adding a broad line of capacitors, including Holy Stone’s new halogen-free safety-certified disc and leaded ceramic capacitors.

"Delivering new solutions to our worldwide customers is always a top priority," said Jim Magee, President of America II Electronics. "Holy Stone and their complete line of ceramic, tantalum and disc capacitors make a natural fit for our growing line card. We’re pleased to be offering their products to our customers."

Holy Stone produces a full range of standard and specialized products including: UL and TUV safety-certified high voltage capacitors for lighting, surge protection, EMI filters and isolation; high capacitance ceramics as alternatives to tantalums; and products optimized for specific applications such as back light inverter circuits, strobe/flash applications, and hybrid dielectrics.

"We’re excited to be partnering with America II," added Tom Stoddard, Vice President and COO for HolyStone International. “Their industry knowledge and sales proficiency will allow us to extend the Holy Stone brand and grow market share across North America.”

With over three billion parts in stock and available to sell at their St. Petersburg facility, America II Electronics has one of the largest inventories in the industry. Specializing in hard-to-find and allocated products, as well as stocking long lead-time semiconductors from the top manufacturers, America II Electronics will now provide even more choices for their worldwide customers.

To learn more, contact America II Electronics at (800) 767-2637 or visit

About HolyStone International:

Based in Southern California, HolyStone International is the U.S.-based subsidiary of Holy Stone Enterprise Company of Taiwan, which was founded in 1981. The company is an innovative leader in the design and manufacturing of application-specific, quality multilayer ceramic and tantalum capacitors.

About America II Electronics:

Established in 1989, America II Electronics, Inc. is one of the world’s largest independent distributors of semiconductors and electronic components with over three billion parts in stock. Headquartered in Florida and with offices around the world, the company distributes components from 1,900 manufacturers from its ISO 9001:2008 and ESD-certified North American distribution facility.

Anton Wurr, Marketing Director
America II Electronics


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