Premier Farnell Launch Online Global Newsroom Ahead of Electronica 2016

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, updates to key products categories and provides event information from around the world, all in one place.

The element14 newsroom acts as a one-stop-shop for journalists by offering all the latest press releases translated into key languages along with the related hi-resolution imagery, allowing the media to get first hand access to all the necessary information for their publications quickly and easily. Soon to come will also be profiles of all element14’s key spokespeople, along with their headshots and the opportunity to request an interview.

Steve Carr, Global head of marketing for Premier Farnell says,

“We are always working on something new and wanted to create a designated space for people to come to, to get all the information they need to stay up to date with what is happening both with ourselves as well as our huge range of brands. Our newsroom is the perfect place for customers and journalists, as it is a truly global resource covering products from the world’s leading manufacturers, with content in local languages”.

The launch of the newsroom could not come at a better time, with Electronica 2016 just weeks away. Visit the element14 Newsroom at

Find out more about Farnell element14 at Electronica at


Notes to editors

Premier Farnell has created an Electronica Zone on its Newsroom where you can find out more about the planned activities, learn more about the Farnell element14 Executives who will be available for media interviews or request a meeting. Visit the Newsroom for more information.


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.

For news updates from Premier Farnell and element14 visit:

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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.