IEC Electronics Newark, NY Plant Receives Nadcap Accreditation Renewal

NEWARK, N.Y., (June 9, 2015) - IEC Electronics Corp. (NYSE MKT: IEC) announced today that its Newark, NY plant has once again earned a Nadcap accreditation from the Performance Review Institute (PRI) for demonstrating ongoing commitment to quality by satisfying customer requirements and industry specifications. The Nadcap accreditation specifically recognizes IEC’s commitment to continual improvement in aerospace electronics quality.

Jeffrey T. Schlarbaum, President & CEO of IEC Electronics said, “We are very pleased to have achieved the renewal of our Nadcap accreditation. We remain focused on improving operational efficiencies and believe that the Company’s ability to earn and maintain certifications such as Nadcap validates the quality and reliability of our manufacturing processes.” Since 2011, IEC has met the stringent requirements of Nadcap and continues to strive for operational excellence through all of its quality certifications.

“Achieving Nadcap accreditation is not easy: it is one of the ways in which the aerospace industry identifies those who excel at manufacturing quality product through superior special processes. Companies such as IEC Electronics work hard to obtain this status and they should be justifiably proud of it,” said Joe Pinto, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at the Performance Review Institute. “PRI is proud to support continual improvement in the aerospace industry by helping companies such as IEC be successful and we look forward to continuing to assist the industry moving forward.”

About IEC Electronics

IEC Electronics Corporation is a premier provider of electronic manufacturing services ("EMS") to advanced technology companies primarily in the military and aerospace, medical, industrial and communications sectors. The Company specializes in the custom manufacture of high reliability, complex circuit boards, system level assemblies, a wide array of custom cable and wire harness assemblies, precision metal products, and advanced research and testing services. As a full service EMS provider, IEC is a world-class ISO 9001:2008, AS9100 and ISO13485 certified company. The AS9100 certification enables IEC to serve the military and commercial aerospace markets. The ISO13485 certification supports the quality requirements of medical device markets. The Company is also AC7120 Nadcap accredited for electronics manufacturing to support the most stringent quality requirements of the aerospace industry, as well as ITAR registered and NSA approved under the COMSEC standard. Dynamic Research and Testing Laboratories (DRTL), the Company's newest business unit, is an ISO 17025 accredited laboratory specializing in the testing and detection of counterfeit electronic parts, as well as component risk mitigation and advanced failure analysis. IEC Electronics is headquartered in Newark, NY (outside of Rochester) and also has operations in Rochester, NY, Albuquerque, NM and Bell Gardens, CA. Additional information about IEC can be found on its web site at www.iec-electronics.com.

About Nadcap

Created in 1990 by SAE Inc., Nadcap is administered by the not-for-profit Performance Review Institute. PRI is a global provider of customer-focused solutions designed to improve process and product quality by adding value, reducing total cost and promoting collaboration among stakeholders in industries where safety and quality are shared goals. PRI works closely with industry to understand their emerging needs and offers customized solutions in response. Learn more at www.p-r-i.org or contact PRI at PRI@p-r-i.org.

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IEC Electronics Corp.
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