Newark element14 Wins Supplier Awards at EDS

Awards recognize Newark element14’s outstanding achievement and business excellence

The Development Distributor, recently received recognition from top suppliers at EDS in Las Vegas. Honoring its strong partnership and commitment to excellence, Newark element14 was awarded the Carlo Gavazzi Outstanding Distributor Achievement Award and the Alpha Wire Alpha Excellence Award.

The Carlo Gavazzi Outstanding Distributor Achievement Award recognized Newark element14 for its dedication and promotional efforts for this electronics manufacturer of automation components, and for significantly increasing sales over the last year.

“We are delighted to have received this year’s Outstanding Distributor Achievement Award from Carlo Gavazzi at EDS,” said Jose Gonzalez, Supplier Account Manager at Newark element14. “Through our strong partnership, Newark element14 has been able to drive significant online and offline sales, nearly double our product offering, and attract new customers to this brand. This award demonstrates our commitment to deliver the best service and a wide selection of solutions to our growing customer base.”

The Alpha Wire Alpha Excellence Award recognized Newark element14 for its commitment to the supplier’s wire, cable, and tubing products. Newark element14 has significantly increased Alpha Wire's inventory in North America with one of the largest product offerings in the industry.

“We are honored to be awarded the Distribution Excellence Award from Alpha Wire at this EDS,” said Jeff Uden Global Category Director, IP&E for Newark element14. “We have always valued Alpha’s partnership and continually look for ways to mutually grow our business. In the last year, Newark element14 has built a strong inventory position with Alpha Wire product, including cable, wire, assemblies and accessories. We are excited to see Alpha Wire’s growth in new products and are committed to showcase legacy products to our customers.”

“We are thrilled to award our 2017 Distribution Excellence award,” said Patricia Carvallo, Director of Global Channel Management with Alpha Wire. “This award is given to our distribution partners who show commitment to sales growth, inventory expansion, new product support, marketing support, innovation, and customer service. Newark element14’s 2017 performance year over year showed commitment to sales and marketing innovation and growth.”

Carlo Gavazzi and Alpha Wire products are available from Newark element14.


About us

Premier 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. Premier 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.

Premier Farnell is a business unit Avnet, Inc., (NYSE:AVT). Premier Farnell trades as Farnell element14 in Europe, Newark element14 in North America, and element14 throughout Asia Pacific. The Premier Farnell Group is 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. Premier Farnell sells direct to consumers through in the UK and IrelandSpainDenmarkFinland and Sweden, a network of resellers, and its CPC business in the UK.

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