Wuerth buys oscillator maker IQD

December 05, 2017 // By Peter Clarke
Wuerth Elektronik eiSos Group (Waldenburg, Germany) has acquired IQD Frequency Products Ltd. (Crewkerne, England), a manufacturer of quartz crystals and oscillators, and its US subsidiary for an undisclosed sum of money.

IQD, active on over 80 countries, develops, manufactures and markets quartz crystals, oscillators, VCXOs, TCXOs, OCXOs, GPS-synchronised OCXOs and rubidium oscillators. The company also offers product solutions built to customer's specifications.

"With IQD our group has now acquired a highly innovative company with cutting-edge technologies and component solutions which are a logical extension of the range of products we offer. We are particularly pleased that we're now able to offer valuable extensions for IoT, WiFi, GPS and 5G applications," said Oliver Konz, co-CEO of Wuerth Elektronik eiSos Group.

Paul Fear, former group managing director of IQD, commented "Both companies stand for customer service, support and the highest possible quality. Supported by Wuerth Elektronik eiSos' global sales strength, IQD will be able to continue its growth whilst at the same time expanding its range of innovative product solutions."

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