Farnell element14 expands its Alpha Wire Connect series


Farnell element14, the Development Distributor, has extended its offering of the Alpha Connect series by Alpha Wire, with the addition of 700 lines, available to customers within 5 working days. As the first to stock Alpha Connect in January, Farnell element14 is now offering customers over 1,030 products, offering an end-to-end solution for connecting sensors and actuators on the factory floor, ensuring safe and reliable communication in industrial environments while decreasing downtime and increasing productivity.

Alpha Connect’s broad offering includes flexible cordsets, passive distribution boxes, field attachable connectors, receptacle connectors, and splitters for an all-in-one solution featuring Alpha Wire's industry-trusted wire and cable products.

Dave Beck, Global Head of Product Management - Interconnect at Premier Farnell, said: "We are excited to broaden our range of products from the Alpha Connect series from Alpha Wire, following the success of the launch of Alpha Connect earlier this year. As the Development Distributor we are always looking for new ways of support our customers – this broadened offering provides an all-in-one solution for their interconnectivity needs."

Kristen Elwell, Senior Product Manager at Alpha Wire, added “Alpha Wire is pleased to partner with Farnell element14 in offering the Alpha Connect line. The addition of this product range allows Farnell element14 to provide the full Alpha Wire product portfolio to our global customer base.”

The Alpha Connect range is part of the breadth of components, hardware and tools to support engineers through the research and design process which makes Farnell element14 the Development Distributor.

The Alpha Connect range is available from Farnell element14 in Europe.


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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, Inc., (NYSE: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.

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