Electronics is a global component and value-added solutions provider of custom magnetic sensing and power conversion components and assemblies. We are focused on designing, engineering, and manufacturing innovative electro-magnetic solutions, components and assemblies to solve our customers’ application needs with an absolute commitment to a customer first attitude through the Partner/Solve/Deliver® approach. We continue to expand this business through organic growth with current customers, new customers, developing new products and technologies, geographic expansion, and inorganic growth through strategic acquisitions. Components are manufactured in plants located in the USA, Mexico, the U.K., Germany, Japan and China.

Markets and Applications

The diverse products and vertically integrated manufacturing capabilities offered for engineered solutions are vital to an array of markets for providing safe and efficient power transformation, current monitoring, isolation, as well as sensors to monitor systems for function and safety. The end-user is typically an OEM industrial equipment manufacturer. End-user markets include, but are not limited to transportation, smart-grid, alternative energy, appliances, HVAC, security, military, medical, aerospace, test and measurement, power distribution, and general industrial applications.


Business unit names are Standex Electronics, Standex-Meder Electronics, Northlake Engineering, Standex Electronics Japan, Agile Magnetics, and world renown reed switch product brands of MEDER, KENT, and KOFU switches.


The magnetic sensing products employ technologies such as reed switch, Hall Effect, inductive, conductive and other technologies. Sensing based solutions include a complete portfolio of reed relays, fluid level, proximity, motion, flow, HVAC condensate, hydraulic pressure differential as well as custom electronics sensors containing these technologies. The magnetics or power conversion products include custom wound transformers and inductors for low and high frequency applications, current sense technology, advanced planar transformer technology, value added assemblies, and mechanical packaging.


The business sells to a wide variety of automotive, industrial, medical, power and consumer goods customers globally through a direct sales force, regional sales managers, and field applications engineers, commissioned agents, representative groups, and distribution channels.