Farnell’s popular holiday games competition returns with launch of ‘Winter Games’

Participants can access exclusive weekly offers from leading brands and play games to win great prizes

Winter Games

Farnell, the Development Distributor, is launching its Winter Games competition, giving customers access to exclusive weekly offers from market leading suppliers and fun online games where participants can win e-vouchers as well as the Winter Games Grand Prize, a Go Pro Max 360° Camera.

The Winter Games consists of three Olympic sport disciplines including ice hockey, bobsleigh and curling. The competition is available in 20 countries across Europe; three weekly prizes will be awarded in each country as well as the Grand Prize for all European competitors. In addition to the great prizes available in the Winter Games, Farnell is also supporting customers with exclusive offers from leading brands including TE Connectivity, Microchip, Renesas, Silicon Labs, Tektronix and many more.

Alana Bacon, Head of Marketing for UK/IE, Southern Europe & Benelux at Farnell, said: “Farnell’s strong relationships with market leading suppliers such as Microchip and Renesas enable us to offer our customers exclusive benefits they won’t find anywhere else. The interactive games and prize giveaways add a fun element for participants getting into the winter spirit.”

The first of the three Winter Games activities, ice hockey, will run until early December. Following this, participants can try their hand at bobsleigh and then curling. The competition will run until early February 2020 with the Grand Prize winner announced in March.

To find out more about the Winter Games competition, visit: uk.farnell.com/wintergames19.


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.

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