Element 14 newsroom (Chris Breslin)

2019
01
August
2019
| 00:45 Europe/Amsterdam
Farnell, the Development Distributor, has strengthened its product organisation with appointments into two key roles on its Leadership Team. Lee Turner has been appointed as Global Head of Semiconductors & Single Board Computers and Simon Meadmore ap...
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31
July
2019
| 13:24 Europe/Amsterdam
Chris was promoted to the president of Farnell's global businesses in June 2018. He has global responsibility for the direction, operations and growth of the $1B+ Avnet business unit, including identifying and leveraging synergies between Farnell and...
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08
July
2019
| 09:20 Europe/Amsterdam
Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, has expanded its product offering in the embedded systems field with the addition of the Renesas Electronics range to its product portfolio. Engineers can now access Premier Farnell’s widest range of anal...
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01
July
2019
| 00:55 Europe/Amsterdam
Farnell, the Development Distributor, has appointed Weidi Zhu to the role of Business President of element14, its distribution business in APAC. Weidi’s promotion follows the appointment of Uma Pingali to the role of Business President of Newark, Far...
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03
June
2019
| 02:45 Europe/Amsterdam
Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, has received the Gold Award for Best Global Performance FY 2019 from TDK. The award recognises excellence in key areas such as business performance, inventory management and operations, delivered globally...
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30
April
2019
| 10:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Third Quarter Key Financial Highlights Delivered sales of $4.70 billion, in line with guidance In constant currency, sales rose 1.2% compared to the year ago period GAAP diluted EPS from continuing operations totaled $0.87 Adjusted di...
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30
January
2019
| 09:58 Europe/Amsterdam
Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, delivered growth in the second quarter of fiscal year FY19 (three months ended 31 December 2018) with global revenue of $368.3m, up +2.8% year over year (+5.2% year over year on a constant currency basis)...
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2018
29
November
2018
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Farnell element14, the Development Distributor, has been named High Service Distributor of the Year for EMEA by Bel Europe. The award was presented to Farnell element14 at electronica 2018 based on sales growth achieved by the business underpinned by...
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13
November
2018
| 01:05 Europe/Amsterdam
Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, has further expanded the depth and breadth of its linecard by adding a number of new manufacturers to its range. These global agreements with market-leading brands provide customers with access to several...
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05
November
2018
| 13:46 Europe/Amsterdam
Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, delivered a strong trading performance in the fiscal year FY19 first quarter ended 30 September 2018 with global revenue of $379m, up +7.2% year over year (+8.2% year over year on a constant currency basi...
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30
August
2018
| 01:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Premier Farnell, delivered an exceptional FY181 trading performance with global revenue of $1.5bn, up +11.1% year over year (+6.5% year over year on a constant currency basis). The company delivered consecutive year on year growth each quarter at a g...
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13
August
2018
| 10:32 Europe/Amsterdam
Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, has appointed Rob Rospedzihowski (pictured right) as Vice President for Sales, EMEA, reporting to Chris Breslin, President, Premier Farnell. Rospedzihowski is responsible for Farnell element14’s sales acr...
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18
June
2018
| 04:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, announce a change in leadership as Graham McBeth retires from his position as President of Premier Farnell. Parent company, Avnet, introduced Chris Breslin, currently senior vice president for global prod...
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11
June
2018
| 19:47 Europe/Amsterdam
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 ...
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15
May
2018
| 16:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, has announced a substantial investment in product inventory as well as the addition of a number of new suppliers to its product offering. The result is a major expansion in both the breadth and depth of t...
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2017
29
November
2017
| 02:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, is celebrating the sale of its 10 millionth Raspberry Pi, less than six years after it first began producing Raspberry Pi computers. Premier Farnell now sells over 50,000 Raspberry Pi computers each week ...
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04
May
2017
| 16:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Newark element14, the high-service global electronics distributor, will be sharing how it supports its customers and suppliers as the Development Distributor at the Electronics Design Show 2017. Taking place May 15-19 at The Mirage Hotel & Casino ...
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2016
11
November
2016
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
element14, The Development Distributor, is supporting the designers of today and the future with dedicated resources, initiatives, literature and product launches. element14 is the exclusive manufacturer of educational programming boards such as the ...
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09
September
2016
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
The Raspberry Foundation has announced a further milestone in its extraordinary journey and celebrated yesterday at an event at the House of Commons hosted by Matt Hancock MP, Minister of State for Digital and Culture. element14 has partnered the Ras...
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