This is a result of the significant amount of time and effort invested by our team across the region to successfully grow our partnership with Schroff and improve our offer to customers.
Oxford, UK (PRWEB UK) 2 July 2012
RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), the world’s leading high service distributor of electronics and maintenance products, has been named the best performing distributor in the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region by electronics packaging specialist Schroff, part of the Pentair Technical Products Group. The award was presented to RS for achieving the highest sales growth rate over the last five years in the category for standard-catalogue distribution focused partners.
“We are delighted to present this award to RS Components, our preferred partner for Schroff,” said Daniel Stirpe, General Manager Vice President Sales & Marketing EMEA at Pentair Technical Products. “The combination of quality products from Schroff and award-winning service and availability from RS ensures that customers can be confident they are always getting the best possible offering available.”
“We are honoured that our continuous sales growth for the past five years has been recognised with this award,” commented Kevin Thompson, General Manager Maintenance at Electrocomponents. “This is a result of the significant amount of time and effort invested by our team across the region to successfully grow our partnership with Schroff and improve our offer to customers. We will continue to expand this cooperation to further enhance our product range and services.”
Schroff branded electronic packaging components and systems are part of the RS automation and control range of more than 200,000 products. For more information, visit http://www.rs-components.com.
For more than 50 years Schroff has been a leading developer and manufacturer of electronic packaging components and systems. As a full range supplier we deliver complete, certified systems from one source but also subracks, cases and cabinets systems.
Schroff is part of the Pentair Technical Products Group with 4,675 employees worldwide. Straubenhardt, our headquarters in Europe, is the central point for high value electronic packaging solutions.
About RS Components
RS Components and Allied Electronics are the trading brands of Electrocomponents plc, the world’s leading high service distributor of electronics and maintenance products. With operations in 32 countries, we offer more than 550,000 products through the internet, catalogues and at trade counters to over one million customers, shipping more than 46,000 parcels on the same day the orders are received. Our products, sourced from 2,500 leading suppliers, include electronics, automation and control, test and measurement, electrical and mechanical components.
Electrocomponents is listed on the London Stock Exchange and in the last financial year ended 31 March 2012 had revenues of £1.27bn.
For more information, please visit the website at http://www.rs-components.com.
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