"We have a long and close cooperation with Rutronik," explains Ronald Velda, Sales Director Northern Europe and Distribution EMEA at FCI ELX Division. "The fact that this is also extremely successful is shown by the award for highest European growth." Rutronik has been a franchise partner of FCI for many years for the two important FCI divisions: Motorized Vehicles with products for the Automotive and Commercial Vehicle market as well as the Industrial, Instrumentation and Medical division. Core products in the recognised product area in the FCI-ELX division, which comprises the Industrial & Instrumentation, Communication, Data, and Medical areas, include Board-to-Board/Board-to-Wire Basics+ connectors as well as Mezzanine, D-Subminiature, FFC/FPC, High Speed and Power connectors. "Solutions such as these make FCI one of our most important partners in electromechanics," says Danijel Corko, Senior Marketing Manager Connectors & Cables at Rutronik. "The broad and in-depth range of high-quality connector solutions meets the current needs of our customers for miniaturisation, high-speed connections and new technology, all backed up with first-class support."