electronica: Global deals boost Premier Farnell
A trio of global franchises which expand the depth and breadth of Premier Farnell’s linecard was revealed at electronica. The agreements with Osram Opto Semiconductors, Nodec Copal and Taoglas provide designers and engineers with access to several new product lines in key market sectors, covering the Interconnect, Passives & Electromechanical (IP&E) and Semiconductor product categories.
“These new franchises show our continued commitment to providing our customers with access to a broad choice of market leading, innovative products, helping them create technologies that can change their businesses and the world”, says Chris Breslin, President, Premier Farnell and element14. He continues, “Enhanced choice and the addition of new stock means that customers can be confident when they come to Farnell element14 for the products they need, when they need them.”
Premier Farnell’s extended linecard provides customers with more products to support applications in markets such as Automotive, Industrial, Mobile, Smart Grid, Metering, Industrial Automation, Building Automation, Energy Management, Network Infrastructure, Office Automation and more. Osram Opto Semiconductor supplies high-performance light-emitting diodes (LEDs), infrared emitters, lasers and sensors to its range.
Nidec Copal bringsoptical, electronic and mechanical equipment including switches, fans and potentiometers suitable for the medical, automotive, industrial, and white goods sectors to Premier Farnell’s linecard.
Taoglas will provide a comprehensive range of external, embedded and base station antenna solutions for M2M applications. Premier Farnell businesses now stock Taoglas products for industry applications including Automotive, Smart Grid, Metering, Telemetry, Home Automation and Medical.