Bourns Acquires Murata’s Trimming Potentiometer Business
Bourns, Inc. recently announced that it has acquired specified assets of the trimming potentiometer business of Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. The transfer of the acquired assets will begin in early 2016.
“The acquisition of Murata’s trimming potentiometer business brings two significant strategic advantages for Bourns—a stronger competitive position, particularly in Asia, and additional depth to Bourns’ world-leading Trimpot® product line,” said Erik Meijer, president and COO of Bourns. “This acquisition continues the company’s ongoing commitment to offering products and solutions that add value and functionality while lowering the total cost of ownership for our customers.”