Farnell, a global multi-channel distributor of electronic components, and an Avnet company, has been named Gold High Service Distributor of the Year by TDK. The award reflects Farnell’s outstanding performance in key areas such as business development, inventory management and operations, delivered globally through Farnell’s European business.
TDK’s awards are based on the annual Senten Manten distributor performance evaluation programme, where Farnell was awarded the top score of 740 points out of 1000, across the categories.
Chris Breslin, President at Farnell, said: “We greatly appreciate this recognition from TDK. The award is testament to the hard work and dedication of Farnell staff across the globe to ensure we deliver the highest quality service for both our supplier partners and our customers. We look forward to continued success for both our companies.”
Dietmar Jaeger, General Manager of Global Sales Distribution at TDK added: “I am particularly pleased to see Farnell performing best in Europe under these severe conditions. I want to congratulate the whole team from Farnell for their excellent performance, promoting our products to the engineering world during the last year.”
The award was presented to Susi Ertl, Director of Sales and Commercial Centre, DACH, at Farnell.
Farnell has held a strong relationship with TDK for over 15 years focusing on delivering value for Farnell’s global customers and TDK.