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.
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Development kits support AURIX MCU family
A new range of evaluation and development kits for Infineon’s AURIX family of microcontrollers, which are based on the manufacturer’s 32-bit TriCore microprocessor core is in stock at RS Components.
RS inks deal with LEGO Education to support STEM
RS Components (RS) has signed an agreement with LEGO Education as an authorised reseller of its Education products in the UK.
Broad sensors range in stock at RS Components
Availability of an extensive selection of advanced sensors used by monitoring systems for many different applications in the industrial, healthcare and transportation sectors has been announced by RS Components.
Cable and network tester in stock at RS Components
LinkIQ Cable+Network, Fluke Networks’ brand-new advanced cable and network tester is in stock at distributor RS Components. It targets installers and maintenance technicians.
Wiring and connectivity line added to RS PRO portfolio
RS Components (RS) has launched the RS PRO Wiring and Connectivity portfolio, comprising high-quality and price-competitive connection products for industrial and networking applications across myriad market sectors.
Research highlights five areas for business resilience
Independent research commissioned by RS Components (RS), has identified five areas manufacturers should focus investment in to build resilience in their plant for long-term prosperity.
RS Components enhances DesignSpark PCB PRO
New features have been added to RS Components’ DesignSpark PCB PRO and an RS stock number introduced to make it easier to purchase.
Wearable device enables easier social distancing
A new wearable device that makes social distancing in workplaces easier is available from distributor RS Components.
RS expands sensors range for factory automation
RS Components (RS) has expanded its RS PRO sensors range to give customers a comprehensive choice of sensors for use in factory automation applications.
Sensors, light curtains support latest IIot technologies
RS Components has expanded its industrial control portfolio with a range of IIoT-enabled technologies from SICK.
Chip resistors offer reliabllity in tough environments
Ultra-high precision chip resistors have been added to distributor RS Components’ extensive passive portfolio.
How to launch a successful garage business
Whether you've been in the automotive industry for years and you want to start your own business, or you have a passion for cars and have an entrepreneurial streak there are certain things you should consider before launching your garage business.
RS Components clinches global deal with Infineon
RS Components (RS) has boosted its semiconductor offering by signing a global franchise agreement with Infineon Technologies.
Engineering Edge podcast returns to the airwaves
A second series of its factual podcast The Engineering Edge, has been released by RS Components.
EV charging solution suites homes, hotels and offices
ABB’s latest easy-to-implement electric vehicle (EV) charging solution is in stock at distributor RS Components.
Solar energy powers RS Components distribution centre
RS Components has placed sustainability as a priority in a €65 million expansion of its distribution centre (DC) in Bad Hersfeld, Germany.
Smart lighting system can be voice or app controlled
LEDVANCE SmartHome+ is a range of voice or app controlled smart lighting products in stock at distributor RS Components.
RS, OKdo unveil Raspberry Pi-based starter kit
RS Components and OKdo have exclusive availability of a starter kit based on the 8GB version of the latest Raspberry Pi single-board computer (SBC).
Arduino shields speed KNX-compliant implementations
In stock now at distributor RS Components (RS) are NCN5100ASGEVB evaluation boards from ON Semiconductor. They accelerate KNX-compliant implementations.
Lab equipment range suits medical applications
An extensive range of its own-brand RS PRO lab equipment is in stock at RS Components.