Anglia named as Omron’s Best Distributor for Northern Europe

Wisbech, Monday, 17 June 2019 – Anglia today announced that it has been named “Best Distributor in Northern Europe” for 2018 by Omron Electronic Components at a recent distribution conference in Barcelona.

The award followed a rigorous assessment of all Omron’s distributors in Europe in accordance with wide ranging criteria covering both sales performance and quality of service. Commenting, Hafeez Najumudeen, European Distribution Manager at Omron said, “Our distributors are key partners and we have set up these Awards to reward and celebrate the very high standards that our distribution network achieves. Whilst performance was strong across the board, Anglia stood out as delivering outstanding service at every level. We assessed our network based on sales growth, new product introductions, digital marketing, identification and conversion of design opportunities. Anglia performed strongly in all of these areas. Congratulations to their whole team.”

John Bowman, Marketing Director at Anglia, added, “Omron is known throughout the industry for its exceptional quality and high standards of service, and we are proud to have received this award from them. To have been recognised this way amongst Omron’s network of over 20 distributors in Northern Europe is a great achievement. We believe that we have an exceptional team supported by an exceptional infrastructure, and this award is a tribute to the whole company.”

About Anglia

Anglia is the UK’s leading independent authorised distributor of semiconductors, optoelectronics, interconnect, and passive and electromechanical components. A signatory of the ADS SC21 programme, the company holds AS9120, ISO9001 & ISO14001 accreditations and IECQ-CECC qualification.

Technically adept, with an experienced team of staff, Anglia supports OEM and EMS companies in every sector of electronics manufacturing. Anglia’s suppliers include some of the world’s leading electronic component brands, complemented by many smaller companies with leadership in their chosen technologies.

Anglia stocks over 1 billion components from over 900,000 product lines in the UK. Components from every supplier are stocked in depth and breadth for same-day dispatch. Anglia aims to streamline logistics and reduce customers’ transaction costs through services that include KAN-BAN, EDI, and customer-dedicated inventory, while an accurate, on-time delivery performance is a vital goal for the company.

Technical support spans a sampling service that delivers over £150,000 worth of free evaluation parts each year and expert technical advice from well-trained product specialists and face-to-face guidance from field applications engineers. Both commercially and technically, management of industry legislation and component obsolescence are recognised as areas of vital importance to customers.

Anglia is driven by an ethic of ever-improving customer understanding and, as a privately owned business, aims to provide a fast, consistent and highly responsive service. Further information can be found at

For further details please contact:

Michelene Hircock at Anglia, Sandall Road, Wisbech, PE13 2PS, UK.

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