Farnell receives President’s Award for 2018 Sales Performance from Ohmite/Arcol

L-R, Jimmy Craik, Sales Executive EMEA at Ohmite; Simon Meadmore, Global Head of IP&E at Farnell

Farnell, the Development Distributor, has been awarded the 2018 President’s Award by Ohmite/Arcol. The award was presented to Farnell based on sales growth achieved by the business in the 2018 calendar year, underpinned by strong investment in inventory.

Jason Stokes, Product Manager IP&E at Farnell, said: “This award is testament to our hard work and commitment to driving sales growth. We worked closely with our partners at Ohmite/Arcol to develop our partnership and enhance our offering of Ohmite/Arcol products, with particular focus on their market-leading Panel & Chassis Mount Resistors. We are delighted to be recognised with a President’s Award.”

Jimmy Craik, Sales Executive EMEA at Ohmite/Arcol, added: “Ohmite/Arcol was impressed with Farnell’s sales growth over the course of 2018 and this President’s Award recognises the significant achievement of over 10% POS growth delivered by Farnell in that period. We are pleased to present this award to Farnell and celebrate our continued partnership.”

Ohmite/Arcol are a leading supplier of resistors, valued by Farnell customers for their diverse product range including Through Hole and Current Sense Resistors. Omite/Arcol products are Farnell customers’ first choice for Panel & Chassis Mount Resistors.

A comprehensive range of Ohmite/Arcol products are available from Farnell.


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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.

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