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ATMEL Corporation and McCoy Components Sign Design Consultant Agreement

Singapore, October 1, 2012..McCoy Components Pte Ltd, a regional distributor of semiconductors, and Atmel Corporation, manufacturer of microcontrollers, capacitive touch solutions, advanced logic, mixed-signal, nonvolatile memory and radio frequency (RF) components today announced this Design Consultant agreement. The partnership is McCoy will undertake the consultation and design services for Atmel in the Audio space.

About Atmel

Atmel Corporation (Nasdaq: ATML) is a worldwide leader in the design and manufacture of microcontrollers, capacitive touch solutions, advanced logic, mixed-signal, nonvolatile memory and radio frequency (RF) components. Leveraging one of the industry’s broadest intellectual property (IP) technology portfolios, Atmel® is able to provide the electronics industry with complete system solutions focused on industrial, consumer, security, communications, computing and automotive markets

For more information about Atmel products please visit : www.atmel.com

About McCoy Components

McCoy Components a leading semiconductor distributor specializing in demand creation and servicing the OEMs or EMS companies through our field application engineers, technical sales specialists, technical marketing professionals and account representatives.We provide our customers with pro-active engineering expertise and a portfolio of leading edge semiconductor devices. One of our services includes designing of customized and differentiated products, reducing products’ time-to-market and lowering their overall costs. We have continually invested in our demand creation capabilities and expanded our global presence with Singapore as the Group Headquarter.