Newark element14 joins in Sponsoring Electronics Design Show 2016

Global electronics distributor showcases solutions and services for success at four-day industry event

Newark element14, a high-service global electronics distributor and online community of more than 400,000 design engineers, is joining Electronics Design Show 2016 as a Gold Sponsor. Taking place May 10-13 at The Mirage Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, the event will bring together the brightest minds in electronic components manufacturing and distribution to exchange ideas, discuss new opportunities and shape the future of the industry.

As the source for the best electronics products and solutions, supplied by the industry’s top brands, Newark element14 will showcase at EDS how its global capabilities, sales partnerships and differentiated services – such as kitting, customer switches and panel meters, and design engineering support – make the brand the one and only source for effective supplier partnerships.

“Newark element14 has a history of providing best-in-class solutions and support since our original days of catalog distribution that date back to 1932. Now as one of the world’s largest distributors, we’re uniquely positioned to combine our global resources and operations with the localized, personal service engineers have come to depend on. We’re looking forward to gathering with other leaders in the industry as an EDS sponsor and further empower connections for success at the show.” 
Jeff Mills, Head of Regional Marketing for North America at Newark element14

From a sales representative out on the field, to an industrial maintenance worker on the factory floor, to a designer developing a new product concept, the Newark element14 team is committed to helping EDS attendees find new ways to reach more customers. For customers researching or shopping online, Newark element14’s website offers more than 600,000 parts in stock across more than 3,000 suppliers, and is continually updated to provide the industry’s best customer experience. In the past year alone, the company has introduced new features including product reviews, 360-degree videos and an industry-exclusive software store with instant downloads for the most in-demand design programs.

Furthermore, Newark element14 boasts the first and largest online community of design engineers and technology enthusiasts, element14, with more than 400,000 active members and more than 2,000 new members joining each week. Individuals around the world have come to depend on element14 as the premier source for new product information, project support and a place to interact with the industry’s leading experts. For suppliers, the element14 Community presents a unique opportunity to connect with customers and gain critical insights into the real-world project needs of everyday engineers.

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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.

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