AVX Launches New Corporate Website

FOUNTAIN INN, S.C., Nov. 9, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer of passive components and interconnect solutions, has launched its new corporate website. Comprehensive, visually engaging, and easy to navigate, the new AVX website delivers a virtual corporate presence that accurately reflects the cutting-edge technology and seamless integration that its products enable in applications including: automotive, medical, renewable energy, optical communications, telecommunications, consumer electronics, and lighting. The new site actively anticipates user needs, providing several different intuitive paths to the same information from various entry points — including product pages, industry applications, and catalogs — in addition to a dynamic new search engine and much more detailed top, side, and bottom navigation bars. It also offers an interactive and illustrated application-to-component search feature, a new video library for both passive and interconnect products, and more direct links to engineering design tools, like its Part Builder.

"We are extremely excited to unveil the new website," said Nick Kovalsky, product promotions manager at AVX. "We take great pride in our technology and the services we provide, and our new website, which features sleek, modern aesthetics, updated technical content, and a streamlined user experience, is just one more way that we can better serve our customers and channel partners."

For more information about AVX, please visit its newly redesigned website at www.avx.com, subscribe to AVX's e-newsletter, call 864-967-2150, or write to One AVX Boulevard, Fountain Inn, S.C. 29644.

About AVX

AVX Corporation is a leading international supplier of electronic passive components and interconnect solutions with 20 manufacturing and warehouse facilities in 11 countries around the world. AVX offers a broad range of devices including capacitors, resistors, filters, couplers, timing and circuit protection devices and connectors. The company is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE:AVX).

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CONTACT: Nick Kovalsky Product Promotions Manager, AVX 864-228-8869 nicholas.kovalsky@avx.com Christine Stieglitz PR Executive, BtB Marketing 919-872-8172 christine.stieglitz@btbmarketing.comSource:AVX Corporation