TDK Lambda Americas Inc
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September 30, 2008 Editorial & Technical Contact:
Mel Berman, Lambda Americas

TDK-Lambda – The New Power Division of TDK

SAN DIEGO, CA (September 30, 2008) - Lambda Americas announced that effective Oct. 1, 2008, TDK-Lambda Americas is the new company name.

After parent company Densei-Lambda KK became a wholly owned TDK subsidiary in March 2008 an integration process with TDK's power system businesses was implemented and from October 1st a new division called TDK-Lambda Corporation began operating, creating a stronger company dedicated to innovating reliable power products. TDK-Lambda Corporation now has power product facilities located throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia.

Lambda's expertise in AC-DC switching power supplies and power modules, and TDK's leadership in DC-DC converters and DC-AC inverters ensures that the new TDK-Lambda will continue to provide comprehensive and varied solutions for its customers. TDK-Lambda will be able to take advantage of TDK's acknowledged expertise in ferrite and multilayer capacitors to jointly develop advanced components that will improve efficiency and performance of TDK-Lambda's power supply products.

The creation of the new division firmly places TDK-Lambda at the forefront of power supply technology worldwide. We now have an even greater potential for innovation, advancing power technology at an unbeatable rate. Customers can also be confident that reliability remains at the core of all our products.

More information about TDK-Lambda Americas can be found at our web site:

About TDK-Lambda
TDK-Lambda is a unit of TDK Corporation (NYSE: TDK), a leading global electronics company ( TDK-Lambda has been a major provider of power solutions for over 60 years. The company designs and manufactures a wide range of AC-DC and DC-DC power products for Industrial, Medical, Telecom, Datacom, and Test & Measurement applications worldwide. Additional information is available at 800-LAMBDA-4 (toll free) or 619-575-4400.

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