Articles tagged with 'corporate' | Element 14

Element 14 newsroom (corporate)

2020
22
June
2020
| 04:46 Europe/Amsterdam
In celebration of the International Day of Women in Engineering, 2020, a group of Farnell women leaders from across the globe joined a discussion about their experiences and journeys within the electronics industry, covering topics such as gender div...
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22
June
2020
| 04:46 Europe/Amsterdam
To mark International Women in Engineering Day 2020, Farnell, a global multi-channel distributor of electronic components and an Avnet company, talked to women across its global operations to celebrate their achievements within the industry and discu...
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2019
26
September
2019
| 00:45 Europe/Amsterdam
Farnell, the Development Distributor, is the leading manufacturer and distributor of the Raspberry Pi single-board computer (SBC), which it has sold to electronic design engineers, educators, hobbyists and makers since its launch in 2012. Farnell’s s...
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01
August
2019
| 00:45 Europe/Amsterdam
Farnell, the Development Distributor, has strengthened its product organisation with appointments into two key roles on its Leadership Team. Lee Turner has been appointed as Global Head of Semiconductors & Single Board Computers and Simon Meadmore ap...
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23
July
2019
| 16:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Celebrating its 10th anniversary this summer, element14 was the first online community launched specifically for engineers and is one of the longest running networks of its kind in the electronics industry. A discussion-based community, element14 con...
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01
July
2019
| 00:55 Europe/Amsterdam
Farnell, the Development Distributor, has appointed Weidi Zhu to the role of Business President of element14, its distribution business in APAC. Weidi’s promotion follows the appointment of Uma Pingali to the role of Business President of Newark, Far...
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19
June
2019
| 16:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, has appointed Umasankar Pingali to the role of Business President of Newark, its distribution business in the Americas. Uma will continue to report to Chris Breslin, President of Premier Farnell. Uma j...
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01
March
2019
| 12:53 Europe/Amsterdam
Farnell element14 and Newark element14 have announced changes to their brands, effective from 1st March 2019. As we bring the businesses closer together, for the benefit of customers, Farnell element14 changes its name to Farnell, An Avnet Company an...
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06
February
2019
| 01:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, has published new research on the Internet of Things which confirms that hardware platforms have become an essential part of the early stage design process, enabling engineers to test their designs quickl...
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30
January
2019
| 09:58 Europe/Amsterdam
Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, delivered growth in the second quarter of fiscal year FY19 (three months ended 31 December 2018) with global revenue of $368.3m, up +2.8% year over year (+5.2% year over year on a constant currency basis)...
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2018
05
November
2018
| 13:46 Europe/Amsterdam
Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, delivered a strong trading performance in the fiscal year FY19 first quarter ended 30 September 2018 with global revenue of $379m, up +7.2% year over year (+8.2% year over year on a constant currency basi...
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24
October
2018
| 01:05 Europe/Amsterdam
Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, has announced a third year of sponsorship of Startupbootcamp | IoT. This year’s Startupbootcamp IoT has a focus on high-impact startups in Industrial IoT and areas such as manufacturing, infrastructure, e...
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30
August
2018
| 01:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Premier Farnell, delivered an exceptional FY181 trading performance with global revenue of $1.5bn, up +11.1% year over year (+6.5% year over year on a constant currency basis). The company delivered consecutive year on year growth each quarter at a g...
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04
July
2018
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, has signed a contract with SSI Schaefer, one of the global market leaders and innovators in the intralogistics sector, to equip the company’s new Leeds Distribution Centre with a state-of-the-art order fu...
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18
June
2018
| 04:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, announce a change in leadership as Graham McBeth retires from his position as President of Premier Farnell. Parent company, Avnet, introduced Chris Breslin, currently senior vice president for global prod...
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15
May
2018
| 16:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, has announced a substantial investment in product inventory as well as the addition of a number of new suppliers to its product offering. The result is a major expansion in both the breadth and depth of t...
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03
April
2018
| 11:45 Europe/Amsterdam
Work has now started on site for Premier Farnell’s high-quality 361,000 sq ft distribution unit at Muse Developments’ flagship Logic Leeds site. A special turf-cutting ceremony was held on March 29 at Logic Leeds to celebrate the start of construc...
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15
February
2018
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Premier Farnell, the technology distributor, today announces investment in a 360,000 sq foot warehouse at Muse Development’s Logic Leeds, within a Leeds City Council Enterprise Zone, retaining £650m in revenue and jobs in the Yorkshire region. The...
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08
February
2018
| 01:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor and sponsor of Startupbootcamp IoT: connected devices, has shared its ‘ones to watch’ following the culmination of the three month Accelerator Programme at the Startupbootcamp IoT demo day on 24th January ...
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2016
08
December
2016
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), a leading global technology distributor, today announced the promotion of Graham McBeth to the role of president of Premier Farnell Plc, effective immediately. McBeth will report directly to Gerry Fay, president, global busin...
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27
October
2016
| 10:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Premier Farnell, The Development Distributor, has launched an online newsroom to announce their latest news across the globe. The newsroom caters for journalists and customers alike and includes all the latest news from a wide range of manufacturers,...
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17
October
2016
| 14:29 Europe/Amsterdam
Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), announced today that it has completed its acquisition of Premier Farnell plc (“Premier Farnell”) in an all cash merger for £1.85 per share, which equates to an equity value of approximately £691 million. The acquisition was a...
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09
September
2016
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
The Raspberry Foundation has announced a further milestone in its extraordinary journey and celebrated yesterday at an event at the House of Commons hosted by Matt Hancock MP, Minister of State for Digital and Culture. element14 has partnered the Ras...
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11
January
2016
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
element14 today announces three senior level appointments to strengthen its management team, following a global reorganisation and strategic operational review. Ralf Buehler takes on the role of Chief Sales Officer on 1 February to lead the compan...
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