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.


About us

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. 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.

Farnell trades as Farnell in Europe, Newark in North America, and element14 throughout Asia Pacific. Farnell's global businesses are 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. Farnell also sells direct to consumers through a network of resellers, and its CPC business in the UK.

Farnell is a business unit of Avnet (Nasdaq: AVT). Avnet is a global technology solutions provider with an extensive ecosystem that delivers design, product, marketing and supply chain expertise for customers at every stage of the lifecycle.

For more information, visit the website at http://www.farnell.com/corporate