Farnell expands range of electronic and electrical products

Farnell adds 20,000 new products ranging from computer accessories and office equipment to tools and lighting.


Farnell, an Avnet Company and global distributor of electronic components, products and solutions, has added 20,000 new electronic and electrical products to its portfolio. The new range meets the needs of a wide variety of customers and includes computer accessories and office equipment, power supplies, audio visual equipment including webcams, memory cards, tools, lighting and more from major brands such as Western Digital, Sandisk, Startech, Bosch, amongst others.

This addition significantly broadens Farnell customers’ access to a diverse product portfolio of electronic and electrical technologies, increasingly in demand as people continue to work from home across Europe.

New products now available on short lead times from Farnell include:

  • The TRINO HD VIDEO WEBCAM from TRUST, a stylish 720p HD plug and play webcam with convenient built-in microphone and photo button. The 8-megapixel sensor makes it ideal for video chats and use with Zoom, Microsoft Teams, Skype and YouTube.
  • The 7-port industrial USB 3.0 Hub by Startech adds seven external USB 3.0 ports to a computer. Suitable for installation on DIN rails or panels, the industrial hub offers ESD and voltage surge protection for use in harsh industrial environments and supports speeds of up to 5Gbps.
  • Safety Lockout Padlock by Master Lock: A lightweight thermoplastic safety padlock designed for lockout/tagout applications. Features high security, reserved-for-safety cylinder with key retaining, to ensure it is not left unlocked. Durable, lightweight and resistant to high temperatures, chemicals and corrosive environments.

Simon Meadmore, Global Head of IP&E at Farnell said: “We are delighted to be adding these new products to our range to enhance the service we provide to our customers. Customers in Europe can now benefit from a broader range of products from well-known leading suppliers of audio, hand tools and much more. With the continued growth of working from home, our comprehensive range of office equipment and accessories, such as webcams and memory cards, means that customers can continue to come to Farnell as one source for all their needs.”

This enhanced range is available from Farnell in EMEA.


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/