Chicago, May 22, 2019: Newark,the Development Distributor, has received the Gold Award for Best Global Performance FY 2019 from TDK. The award recognizes excellence in key areas such as business performance, inventory management and operations, delivered globally through Premier Farnell’s business: Farnell in EMEA, Newark in North America and element14 in Asia Pacific.
Premier Farnell has held a franchise with TDK for over 15 years and has built a strong relationship during this period, focused on delivering value for Premier Farnell customers and TDK.
Chris Breslin, President of Premier Farnell said: “This award is testament to the strong relationship we have built with TDK as one of our key supplier partners. It is important to us to support our supplier partners, and help them deliver against their strategy, while providing our customers with access to market leading components to support their design and production journeys. I am delighted that our continued focus on delivering a multichannel route to market and close working relationship with TDK has been recognized with this award.”
Dietmar Jaeger, General Manager of Global Sales Distribution at TDK added: “I am happy to be able to present the award to Premier Farnell this year, seeing the positive impact of the Avnet-Farnell relationship. Premier Farnell has been our strong partner in Europe for so many years, and now this is paying off globally.”
The award was presented to Premier Farnell at EDS in Las Vegas.