Modulight and Mi-Net into marketing partnership

Tampere, May 03, 2002 – Modulight, Inc. and Mi-Net Technology Ltd. have signed a marketing and sales partnership agreement that results in immediate co-operation. The purpose of the agreement is to sell and promote Modulight’s products in United Kingdom market. Modulight’s product category covers Optoelectronic (OE) epiwafers, OE chips and packaged chips.

Working together, Mi-Net Technology Ltd. and Modulight are able to provide product solutions that cover processing of OE component to the levels specified by the customers. Modulight aims to qualify products together with customers, bringing in this way better results in functionality, cost-efficiency and product performance.

Dr. Petteri Uusimaa, Modulight’s CEO said: “The agreement with Mi-Net Technology Ltd. opens us a big market inside Europe.” and continues: “It adds Modulight’s international visibility and allows more efficient customer service with major corporations and companies located in the United Kingdom.”

Mr. Mick Shropshall, Mi-Net Technology Ltd. CEO said: “We look forward to working with Modulight and to helping them develop their business in the UK. We have been active in the compound semiconductor industry for over 15 years and we already represent several important manufacturers in the industry. I see Modulight as an exciting addition.”

About Mi-Net Technology:

Mi-Net Technology Ltd. sells and markets advanced materials and components for the semiconductor, optics and display industries. The market area for Mi-Net Technology is the United Kingdom.

Mi-Net acts as UK sales representative for leading manufacturers of III-V single crystal materials and associated instrumentation – GaAs, InP, InSb, GaSb, silicon wafers, MBE epiwafers and semiconductor characterisation. Also X-ray monochromator crystals & optical materials, sapphire, quartz, laser materials and more.

About Modulight, Inc.

Modulight, Inc. develops, manufactures, and markets high-performance optical semiconductor components for telecommunications. Modulight creates unique business advantages for component, subsystem and system manufacturers worldwide by offering flexible high performance products, advanced design capabilities, and extensive production capacity. Our products, based on semiconductor layers, are designed to increase the capacity and to enable the creation of flexible, scalable and cost-effective Metropolitan (METRO), Access and Enterprise networks.

Contact information

Modulight, Inc.
Mr. Seppo Orsila
Vice President
Tel: +358 20 743 9000
Fax: +358 20 743 9009