Farnell element14 joins the Football Frenzy and gives Customers in Europe the Chance to Win!

Customers could win one of 24 Sport e-shop gift cards and one customer will win a DJI Spark Drone, Alpine White

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Farnell element14, The Development Distributor, has launched a five-week competition for customers in Europe to celebrate the summer of football 2018.

Customers in Europe can visit to guess the score in key games, test their football predictions against friends and colleagues on a live leader board and tell Farnell element14 about their top-scoring products to get the chance to win prizes - football puns are allowed!

There are eight chances to win, following eight key matches played in Russia throughout June and July. The dates and times of the eight rounds are as follows:

  • First round runs from 14.06 at 8:00 a.m. CEST to 19.06
  • Second round runs from 20.06 at 8:00 a.m. CEST to 24.06
  • Third round runs from 25.06 at 8:00 a.m. CEST to 28.06
  • Fourth round runs from 30.06 at 8:00 a.m. CEST to 03.07
  • Fifth round runs from 06.07 at 8:00 a.m. CEST to 07.07
  • Sixth round runs from 10.07 at 8:00 a.m. CEST to 11.07
  • Seventh round runs from 14.07 at 8:00 a.m. CEST to 14.07
  • Eighth round runs from 15.07 at 8:00 a.m. CEST to 15.07

Three winners will be announced at the end of each round, each receiving a £30 (or local equivalent value) sport e-shop gift card.

At the end of the competition, the most creative entry in the Farnell element14 competition will receive the Grand Prize of a DJI Spark Drone, Alpine White. The Grand Prize winner will be announced within 48 hours of the close of the competition, as the tournament in Russia comes to an end.

Jo Molineux, Head of Marketing for Farnell element14 explains: “This is an opportunity for all our customers to get involved in that football competition everyone is talking about! We are looking for your best football predictions and the most creative entries to our competition. The competition is open to engineers, students and makers – so join us in celebrating this great summer of football.”

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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.

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