Newark element14 Announces Membership with ERA

Newark element14, a high-service distributor of technology products and engineering solutions, has become the first global distributor to join the Electronics Representatives Association (ERA). The ERA has expanded its membership to authorized distributors of electronic components to help facilitate a closer working relationship between the ERA representative company members, the corporate headquarters of distribution companies and their local branch operations.

Critical to Newark element14’s growth strategy is a reinvigorated relationship with our Manufacturer’s Representative community.  What better way to do so than to join ERA as a full distributor member. We are very excited about partnering together to create one team servicing our customers!
Dan Hill, President of Newark element14
Newark element14 is one of the most recognized names in our Industry. As our industry has evolved and throughout all of the changes in the channel, Newark continues to deliver best-in-class service and customer excellence. ERA is proud to welcome Newark as our initial global distributor member.
Walter E. Tobin, CEO, ERA

The expansion of its field sales organization and closer partnership with the manufacturing representative community has helped has helped Newark better engage with its customers as it enters the second half of its fiscal year. To learn more about Newark, please visit


About the Premier Farnell Group


Premier Farnell plc (LSE:pfl) is a global leader in high service distribution of technology products and solutions for electronic system design, production, maintenance and repair. Trading as Farnell element14 in Europe, Newark element14 in North America and element14 across Asia Pacific, it had sales last year of £982.7m, the Group is supported by a global supply chain of more than 3,000 suppliers and an inventory profile developed to anticipate and meet its customers’ needs.


Premier Farnell works to bring to market development kits in a variety of applications, enabling it to support the customer from design concept through to production.


The latest products, software, services and solutions from trusted supplier partners are all available through 43 local language transactional websites. The element14 Community allows buyers and engineers to access a wide range of independent technical information, tools and the latest resources and the Design Center enables design engineers to compare kits from the world’s greatest range of development tools.


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Premier Farnell Key facts

  • Operations in 38 different countries
  • More than 4,500 employees
  • More than 3,000 leading suppliers
  • More than 600,000 products stocked with access to over four million more on demand
  • Leaders in providing information on REACH, Conflict Mineralsand EU RoHS legislation

For more information visit the website at Premier Farnell.