Murrelektronik Enters the Mobile Market with Data Panel Acquisition

Suwanee, Georgia, February 18, 2016 – Murrelektronik is pleased to announce the acquisition of a majority share of Data Panel, Inc. at the end of December. Data Panel is a leader in the design and manufacture of innovative electronic products and control systems for specialty vehicle manufacturers. This includes leading producers of agricultural machines, construction and railway equipment, rescue vehicles, and road maintenance vehicles.

Headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Data Panel is a full service manufacturer of custom switch panels, HMI devices, I/O products and controllers for mobile equipment customers. The first class team at Data Panel, including Jon Haulton, CEO and shareholder of Data Panel, who will remain with the company, shares Murrelektronik’s vision of mobile market growth opportunities. Our combined strengths and customer centric focus will provide customers and distributors of both companies with the quality service they have come to expect along with expanded product offerings.

About Murrelektronik, Inc.
Murrelektronik, Inc. is the North American arm of Murrelektronik GmbH, a worldwide leader in the manufacture of state-of-the-art technology and made-to-measure solutions for complex automated industrial systems, network protocols and machine connectivity. For more information on the company's products and services, contact Murrelektronik, Inc., 1327 Northbrook Parkway, Suite 460, Suwanee, GA 30024; call 770.497.9292 or visit murrinc.com.