Farnell recognised with Gold High Service Distributor Award by TDK

Farnell received the award for excellent business and operational performance in the high service category.

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Farnell, a global multi-channel distributor of electronic components, and an Avnet company, has been named Gold High Service Distributor of the Year by TDK. The award reflects Farnell’s outstanding performance in key areas such as business development, inventory management and operations, delivered globally through Farnell’s European business.

TDK’s awards are based on the annual Senten Manten distributor performance evaluation programme, where Farnell was awarded the top score of 740 points out of 1000, across the categories.

Chris Breslin, President at Farnell, said: “We greatly appreciate this recognition from TDK. The award is testament to the hard work and dedication of Farnell staff across the globe to ensure we deliver the highest quality service for both our supplier partners and our customers. We look forward to continued success for both our companies.”

Dietmar Jaeger, General Manager of Global Sales Distribution at TDK added: I am particularly pleased to see Farnell performing best in Europe under these severe conditions. I want to congratulate the whole team from Farnell for their excellent performance, promoting our products to the engineering world during the last year.”

The award was presented to Susi Ertl, Director of Sales and Commercial Centre, DACH, at Farnell.

Farnell has held a strong relationship with TDK for over 15 years focusing on delivering value for Farnell’s global customers and TDK.


About us

Farnell Global is a fast and reliable distributor of products and technology for electronic and industrial system design, maintenance and repair.  From research and design through prototype to production, Farnell helps its customers access the products and services they need 24/7.  With more than 80 years of experience, 47 localised websites, and a dedicated team of over 3,500 employees, Farnell provides every component its customers need to build the technology of tomorrow.

Farnell Global trades as Farnell in Europe, Newark in North America, and element14 in Asia Pacific.  It also sells direct to consumers through its CPC business in the UK.

Farnell Global has been part of the established global technology distributor, Avnet (Nasdaq: AVT), since 2016. Today, this relationship allows the company to support its customers at every stage of the product life cycle, offering a truly unique distribution model, as well as expertise in end-to-end delivery and product design.

For more information, visit http://www.farnell.com/