Newark takes home 14 supplier achievement awards from EDS 2008
Distributor of the Year and Top Performing Distributor
CHICAGO-MAY 29, 2008- Newark,
a leading multi-channel electronics distributor in the Americas and part of the global Premier Farnell Group, was presented with 14 sales and marketing achievement awards from its suppliers, during the Electronic Distribution Show (EDS), held May 5-8 in Las Vegas.
The awards are from APEM (Distribution Excellence Award); C&K Components (Great Effort during Transition Year); Cherry (Distributor of the Year); Crydom (Top Performing Distributor); Emerson Network Power Connectivity Solutions (2007 Top Distributor); Keystone (Gold Level Distributor); Lambda (Greatest Percentage Growth in 2007); Lumex (3rd Place for Growth in Purchases); NTE (Outstanding Sales & Support); Ohmite (Chairman's Award - Top Distributor); Schaffner (Distributor Product Manager of the Year); Sola Hevi-Duty (Outstanding Sales Performance); VCC LED Mounting Components (2007 Outstanding Sales Achievement); and Wago (Million Dollar Club).
"We think of these as partnership awards, rather than supplier awards," comments Paul Buckley, Senior VP of Product & Supplier Management. "The great results that were achieved came about through close collaboration between our respective marketing, sales and product teams."
Newark, part of the global Premier Farnell Group, and a leading multi-channel, high-service electronics distributor supporting millions of engineers and purchasing professionals across the Americas, is known for offering the broadest selection of components and test equipment from 440+ top manufacturers for design engineer and maintenance professionals.
To meet its customers' diverse needs, Newark stocks everything from the latest design-in technologies to popular replacement parts, and continually expands its supplier portfolio to offer a true one-stop shopping experience.
With multiple sales channels, customers do business with Newark through contact centers, a local branch network in the US, Canada and Mexico, a dedicated field sales force and a world-class website at www.newark.com.