01. October 2014

BLOCK has just concluded a North American Distribution Agreement with Newark element14. BLOCK’s Transformers, reactors, EMI filters and switched mode Power supplies now available on Newark.com. 

After working for a long time successfully with Premier Farnell in other regions, BLOCK is excited to announce a North American Distribution Agreement with Newark element14.

Premier Farnell plc (LSE:pfl) is a global leader in high service distribution of technology products and solutions for electronic system design, production, maintenance and repair. It trades as Farnell element14 in Europe, Newark element14 in North America and element14 across Asia Pacific. With sales last year of £968m, the Group is supported by a global supply chain of more than 3,500 suppliers and an inventory profile developed to anticipate and meet its customers’ needs.

‘’We are proud that BLOCK has partnered with us on this distribution agreement’’, said Jimmy Seifert, SVP, product, supplier, asset and pricing at Newark element14.  ’They’re executing an aggressive sales engagement plan in North America and conducting regional sales training initiatives which will allow us to make a wider variety of products and solutions more accessible to customers in Canada, the U.S. and Mexico.’’

BLOCK is looking forward to be establishing a relationship with Newark element14 and is confident this partnership will lead to success in North America moving ahead.

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