| Nasdaq: LFUS
Similar to: Mitsubishi Electric Corp.
Littelfuse, Inc. operates as a supplier of circuit protection products for the electronics, automotive and electrical industries. It offers a comprehensive line of highly reliable electromechanical and electronic switch and control devices for commercial and specialty vehicles and sensors for automobile safety systems, as well as protection relays and power distribution centers for the safe control and distribution of electricity. The company has a network of global labs that develop new products and product enhancements, provide customer application support and test products for safety, reliability and regulatory compliance. The company operates its business through three reportable segments: Electronics, Automotive and Electrical. The Electronics segment includes the broadest and deepest portfolio of overvoltage and overcurrent solutions, as well as a leading offering of power switching devices. The Automotive segment maintains a direct sales force to service all the major automotive OEMs and system suppliers domestically. The Electrical segment markets and sells its power fuses and protection relays through the manufacturer's representatives across North America. Littelfuse was founded by Edward V. Sundt in 1927 and is headquartered in Chicago, IL.