Farnell element 14 Presented With CamdenBoss 2016 Distributor Of The Year Award


Farnell element14 has been presented with the CamdenBoss Distributor of the Year award for 2016 in recognition of making 2016 a year of outstanding growth and demonstrating the highest level of commitment.

The dedication and commitment shown by Farnell element14 has led to outstanding growth in sales, contributing to the overall increase in annual sales experienced by CamdenBoss and cementing the latter’s strong market presence as an E-Mech partner of choice.

Stocking over 2,000 CamdenBoss lines and including new product ranges such as CamBlock Plus and UK manufactured solar panels, Farnell element14 has been offering CamdenBoss products for over 20 years.

Nicola Kay, Managing Director of CamdenBoss, said: “This year it was a very easy decision to choose Farnell element14 as our ‘Distributor of the Year’. There have been a number of ground breaking projects that both companies will reap the benefits of now and in the future.”

Chrissy Cooper, Director of Distribution Sales, CamdenBoss added: “Our Distributor of the Year Award is voted for by everyone at CamdenBoss and therefore goes much further than simply reflecting significant sales growth. The team at Farnell element14 have been involved at all levels and in all departments demonstrating total focus throughout the year in achieving this targeted growth.”

Peter Birks, Business President at Farnell element14 said: “I am delighted that we have been named CamdenBoss’s distributor of the year for 2016. This is the result of a highly collaborative and structured commercial relationship between our teams. We are committed to becoming the Development Distributor of choice across Europe, ensuring our product range, technical expertise and service proposition continues to meet our customers’ expectations.

“Now being part of the Avnet family provides significant opportunities to accelerate our performance whilst extending our service capabilities. With the support of key strategic suppliers like CamdenBoss I remain highly confident in our abilities to provide innovative solutions for our customers within the rapidly changing electronics sector.”


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Photo caption: L-R Rob Rospedzihowski, Regional Sales Director Eastern Europe, Nordics and Emerging Markets, Chrissy Cooper, Director of Distribution Sales, CamdenBoss, Peter Birks, Business President, Farnell element14


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.

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