element14 Announces ‘Nightmare on e14 Street’ Competition
Community members are encouraged to participate in a wearable electronics Halloween costume competition
, an Avnet community, is encouraging their community members to take their Halloween costumes to the next level by incorporating wearable electronics into the designs with ‘’.
Community members can participate in this spooky competition by building a wearable Halloween costume featuring electronics and blogging about it on element14.com now through November 8. Everyone who enters the competition and blogs about their wearable electronics costume will receive a Nightmare on e14 Street horror movie-style poster.
“We have seen some amazing wearable costumes and cosplays over the years on the element14 Community,” said Dianne Kibbey, Global Head of Community and Social Media at element14. “We’re excited to see how community members will incorporate wearable technology in the design of their creative costumes this year.”
Community members are encouraged to think creatively, build something unique and share blog posts with high-quality videos and photos. The best wearable electronics costume will win an ultimate horror movie fright-night-in, including a home popcorn machine, a scratchable top 100 horror movies poster, and a collection of classic horror movie Blu-Rays. The winner will be announced on November 15.
Community members can submit their entries here:
Farnell is a global technology leader with over 80 years in the high service distribution of technology products and solutions for electronic system design, production, maintenance and repair. Farnell uses this experience to support its broad customer base, from hobbyists to engineers, maintenance engineers and buyers as ‘The Development Distributor’, working with leading brands and start-ups to develop new products for market, and supporting the industry as it seeks to develop the current and next generation of engineers.
Farnell trades as Farnell in Europe, Newark in North America, and element14 throughout Asia Pacific. Farnell's global businesses are supported by a global supply chain of more than 3,500 suppliers and has an extensive inventory profile developed to anticipate and meet the needs of innovative customers everywhere. Farnell also sells direct to consumers through a network of resellers, and its CPC business in the UK.
Farnell is a business unit of Avnet (Nasdaq: AVT). Avnet is a global technology solutions provider with an extensive ecosystem that delivers design, product, marketing and supply chain expertise for customers at every stage of the lifecycle.
For more information, visit the website at http://www.farnell.com/corporate