Premier Farnell offer a range of Exclusive Brands providing Price, Performance and Product Customisation Benefits

9 out of 10 users of Exclusive Brands would recommend them to friends and colleagues


Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, is providing customers with more affordable alternatives on a wide range of electrical and electronics products for design and production applications through its range of Exclusive Brands. The Exclusive Brands range offers cost savings of typically 30% on over 50,000 production level quality, in-stock products with the additional benefit of customisation options.

“As the Development Distributor, we provide support throughout the customers’ journey, from product development and test to maintenance expertise and advice.” says John Casiello, Global Marketing – Private Label at Premier Farnell: “Customers are often looking for cost effective alternatives for their development and production volume needs including access to component customization or sourcing of unique products. Our Exclusive Brands provide them with a reliable alternative from trusted suppliers with over 20 years’ experience. Nine out of ten of our customers using our Exclusive Brands say they would recommend them to friends and colleagues.”

Premier Farnell’s Exclusive Brands product range include:

  • Production grade electromechanical and electronic components that meet pre-defined quality specifications, certifications and safety approval; including, amongst others, alternatives for resistors and capacitors, DC to DC convertors and heat sinks, optoelectronics, sensors, relays and switches.
  • An extensive range of reliable test equipment including oscilloscopes, bench power supplies, digital multimeters (DMMs) and signal generators.
  • Tools for design, production and maintenance from cutters, strippers and tool storage to soldering stations
  • A huge selection of cable and wire management solutions

From design and test, to production and maintenance, Exclusive Brands offer a wide range of products suitable for both professional, education and home applications. Many products can also be customised to meet the needs of specific applications or projects, or to replace obsolete components. Product attributes such as colour can also be changed.

Exclusive brands products come from suppliers selected by Premier Farnell for their quality, reliability and assured supply chain. Exclusive brands include Multicomp, Duratool, Tenma, Pro-power, Pro-elec, Pro-signal, Stellar Labs, Defender Security and MCM Custom Audio. The full range of Exclusive Brands is available from Farnell element14 in Europe, Newark element14 in North America and element14 in Asia Pacific.


About us

Premier 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. Premier 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.

Premier Farnell is a business unit of Avnet (Nasdaq: AVT). Premier Farnell trades as Farnell element14 in Europe, Newark element14 in North America, and element14 throughout Asia Pacific. The Premier Farnell Group is 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. Premier Farnell sells direct to consumers through a network of resellers, and its CPC business in the UK.

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