Farnell element14 Named Silver Distributor by TDK

Farnell element14 has received a Silver Award in TDK's annual Distributor Performance Evaluation Program.

Farnell element14 has been recognized by one of their strategic suppliers TDK for great business performance, best in class inventory management and operational excellence. These are the criteria used by TDK to measure performance of their distribution partners, and Farnell element14 has performed up to TDK's expectations in these areas

Jesper Rasmussen, Global Product Director, Passives at Premier Farnell said “It is a great honour to receive a ‘Senten Manten’ top award from TDK which stands for the perfect result’.  I would like to thank TDK for this important recognition. We are delighted to have TDK as a business partner, and look forward to continued growth together.”

“We are combining the strength of TDK with a growing portfolio that is industry leading. Our customer proposition includes competitive price breaks for volume purchases, best in class quoting and next day delivery.  It is service propositions like these which are key to our customers and have led to the recognition by TDK.”


Photo caption, L-R Mike Buffham, Global Head of Product and Pricing, Premier Farnell; Jesper Rasmussen, Global Product Director, Passives, Premier Farnell; Keith Rogers, Senior Manager Distribution Sales UK, TDK; Peter Miller, Senior Director Distribution Sales; Dietmar Jaeger, Vice President Distribution Corporate Sales; Peter Arch, Director Distribution Corporate Sales


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.

For more information, visit http://www.farnell.com/