Woodstock Wire: Avnet News

June 19, 2018

Breslin Succeeds McBeth At Premier Farnell

Electronics Distribution News -- Graham McBeth has retired from his position as President of Premier Farnell and he has been replaced by Chris Breslin, who was previously senior...

June 19, 2018 06:39 PM

Avnet Named One of the Best Companies to Work for in Asia

Media OutReach -- Avnet Asia Pte Ltd has been named one of the Best Companies to Work for in Asia - Taiwan. This is the latest achievement by Avnet's employees which builds upon the company's previous recognition from HR Asia Awards in Hong Kong.

June 19, 2018 03:33 PM

June 18, 2018

New PF President Chris Breslin Gets Big Apple Welcome from Avnet

Distribution -- Avnet - Chris Breslin, incoming president of Premier Farnell, got a Big Apple welcome from Avnet leadership at the company's Investor Day meeting...

June 18, 2018 09:53 PM

Premier Farnell announces Chris Breslin as new President

Electronics Extra -- Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, announces a change in leadership as Graham McBeth retires from his position...

June 18, 2018 08:52 PM

element14 Broadens Scope of Investment in Klein Tools to Europe and Asia Pacific

Electronics Maker -- Distribution agreement with Klein Tools expanded as range continues to prove a popular choice in North America element14 the Development Distributor,...

June 18, 2018 03:36 AM

element14's Range of Educational Development Kits Get Young People Coding

Electronics Maker -- element14 offers wide range of products and support for educators and students element14, the Development Distributor, is helping to create the...

June 18, 2018 03:36 AM

Avnet Hires New Head of Americas Electronic Components Business

Global Purchasing -- Avnet is hiring a new regional president for the company's Americas electronic components business. Tony Roybal, who previously served as vice...

June 18, 2018 03:34 AM

Listen and Learn: Podcasts for the Tech-Minded

Connector and Cable Assembly Supplier -- A new podcast by Not Impossible Labs and Avnet explores the potential for engineering minds to help humanity solve some of its greatest challenges....

June 18, 2018 02:58 AM

June 17, 2018

Avnet Names Roybal as Americas President

Electronics Purchasing Strategies -- Avnet (Nasdaq: AVT), a leading global technology company, today announced that Tony Roybal has been named regional president, Americas electronic...

June 17, 2018 11:19 PM

June 14, 2018

ICYMI: Premier Farnell Exec. Details How Avnet-PF Merger Fills Void in Changing Tech Landscape

Distribution -- Avnet - Avnet acquisition of Premier Farnell yields "new breed of distributor"



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June 14, 2018 04:12 PM

Avnet to Detail Growth Strategies and Financial Targets at Investor Day 2018

BUSINESS WIRE -- Avnet , a leading global technology company, will host Investor Day 2018 at the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City on Thursday, June 14. The...

June 14, 2018 03:24 PM

June 13, 2018

Avnet Names New Americas Leader for Electronic Components Group

BUSINESS WIRE -- Avnet (Nasdaq: AVT), a leading global technology company, today announced that Tony Roybal has been named regional president, Americas electronic...

June 13, 2018 11:08 PM

Why Avnet Inc (NASDAQ:AVT) Is A Financially Healthy Company

Simply Wall St. -- Mid-caps stocks, like Avnet Inc (NASDAQ:AVT) with a market capitalization of US$4.67B, aren't the focus of most investors who prefer to direct...

June 13, 2018 02:33 PM

Here's Why You Should Retain Avnet Stock in Your Portfolio

Zacks Equity Research -- Avnet, Inc. has an impressive earnings surprise history, having surpassed the Zacks Consensus Estimate in all the trailing four quarters, delivering an average positive surprise of 7.7%.

June 13, 2018 05:04 AM

Avnet Online Communities Reach One Million Members

BUSINESS WIRE -- One million members have joined Avnet's online communities, element14.com and Hackster.io, creating the world's largest collaborative networks...

June 13, 2018 03:46 AM

June 11, 2018

Newark Element14 Offers a Range of Maker Kits for Young Coders

Electronics360 -- Educational kits for the next-generation of developers and coders are available now.

June 11, 2018 07:30 PM

Avnet Partners with Relayr to Deliver End-to-End Industrial IoT Platform

Electronics360 -- The agreement will reduce obstacles to accelerating deployment of solutions for customers.

June 11, 2018 07:30 PM

Avnet Silica Garners 'Distributor of the Year 2017' from ON Semiconductor

Electronics Maker -- Distributor receives award for the second year in a row for its impressive sales growth of ON Semiconductor products in the EMEA region Poing,...

June 11, 2018 07:26 PM

Newark element14's Range of Educational Development Kits Get Young People Coding

EE Catalog -- Newark element14 offers wide range of products and support for educators and students



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June 11, 2018 05:23 PM

Avnet Silica Repeats In On Semiconductor EMEA Awards

Electronics Distribution News -- Avnet Silica has received the Distributor of the Year 2017 award from ON Semiconductor for the second time. Each year, the semiconductor manufacturer...

June 11, 2018 01:32 AM

Avnet Bolsters IIoT Position With relayr Alliance

Electronics Distribution News -- Avnet has established a strategic alliance to accelerate the development and delivery of complete end-to-end IIoT solutions to customers throughout...

June 11, 2018 01:32 AM

June 10, 2018

Avnet's Merriman: Supply Chain is Missing Link for Many Startups

Distribution -- Avnet - Open source hardware and software, makerspaces and crowdfunding have "democratized" the process of technology development, making it...

June 10, 2018 11:33 PM

June 05, 2018

Avnet Adds relayr IIoT Stack to Digital Solutions Portfolio

Yahoo Finance -- Avnet (Nasdaq: AVT), a leading global technology distributor, and relayr, a global Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) platform provider,...

June 05, 2018 11:26 PM

Avnet's Harris to Lead ECIA's Trade Compliance SME Group

Distribution -- Avnet - High-tech trade association ECIA has chosen Avnet's Alison Harris to lead its International Trade Compliance subject matter expert group...

June 05, 2018 06:25 PM

June 01, 2018

Avnet Supports Launch of New "Podcast: Not Impossible" Series

Distribution -- Avnet - 10-episode season will explore breakthrough innovations that are changing lives ...

June 01, 2018 05:25 PM

Avnet to Present at the BAML 2018 Global Technology Conference

Yahoo Finance -- Avnet (NASDAQ: AVT), a leading global technology distributor, today announced that the start time for the Company's scheduled presentation...

June 01, 2018 04:26 PM

May 30, 2018

Avnet's Prince Yun: Smartphone Boom is Just the Beginning of India's Tech Sector Surge

Distribution -- Avnet - In a recent interview with DigiTimes, Prince Yun, regional president, Taiwan and South Asia, Avnet, noted that while market demand in...

May 30, 2018 03:01 PM

element14 Community Issues 'Design for a Cause' Challenge

Electronics Extra -- Latest design challenge encourages the development of assistive technologiesChicago, May 29, 2018 - element14.com, the community for engineers,...

May 30, 2018 02:36 PM

Avnet to Present at the BAML 2018 Global Technology Conference and the Stifel 2018 Cross Sector Insight Conference

BUSINESS WIRE -- Avnet (NASDAQ: AVT), a leading global technology distributor, today announced that the Company is scheduled to present at the BAML 2018 Global Technology Conference and the Stifel 2018 Cross Sector Insight Conference in June.

May 30, 2018 02:23 PM

May 26, 2018

Avnet Drives Innovation Forward for the Start-up Community in Singapore

Electronics Maker -- Hosts a series of workshops to connect entrepreneurs across the ecosystem and galvanize next-generation technology solutions Avnet Asia Pacific...

May 26, 2018 01:19 AM

May 23, 2018

Avnet Names Oleg Khaykin to Its Board of Directors

Yahoo Finance -- Avnet (NASDAQ: AVT), a leading global technology company, today announced that Oleg Khaykin has been appointed to the company's board of directors....

May 23, 2018 04:16 PM

ICYMI: Newark element14 Adds 77,000 SKUs to In-Stock Inventory

Distribution -- Avnet - Value of available inventory reaches nearly half a billion dollars



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May 23, 2018 03:22 PM

Avnet Abacus Named Top Distributor by Molex for Second Consecutive Year

Distribution -- Avnet - Avnet Abacus, one of Europe's leading interconnect, passive, electro-mechanical and power distributors and a regional business unit of...

May 23, 2018 03:21 PM

May 22, 2018

Avnet Drives Innovation Forward for the Start-up Community in Singapore

Media OutReach -- Avnet Asia Pacific reinforced its commitment to the maker and startup communities with a series of workshops held recently and designed to propel next-generation innovations. A team of technical experts from Avnet shared the latest developments in enabling IoT to a group of makers and aspiring ...

May 22, 2018 02:53 PM

May 21, 2018

Avnet Investor Day 2018 Webcast Details

Yahoo Finance -- Avnet , a leading global technology company, will host Investor Day 2018 at the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City on Thursday, June 14. The...

May 21, 2018 03:49 PM

Avnet Abacus wins Distributor of the Year from Molex

Components in Electronics -- Avnet Abacus, one of Europe's leading interconnect, passive, electro-mechanical and power distributors and a regional business unit of Avnet,...

May 21, 2018 01:14 AM

Myth Busted: The Truth About Developing Embedded Vision Solutions

Circuit Cellar -- Are embedded vision solutions complex? Expensive? Strictly about software? Get answers to your top questions about developing embedded vision...

May 21, 2018 12:25 AM

May 16, 2018

Premier Farnell Announces Major Investment in Inventory Plus New suppliers to Add Depth and Breadth to Product Offering

Electronics Extra -- Investment provides Newark element14 customers with even greater access to the latest new product introductions and established offerings

May 16, 2018 03:00 PM

May 15, 2018

Hardware Studio Connection Applicants Show Power of Program

Distribution -- Avnet - To break new ground, you first need to learn the terrain-and it always helps to have the right guide.CB Insights found that hardware...

May 15, 2018 07:42 PM

Avnet Abacus Triumphs At Molex Awards

Electronics Distribution News -- Avnet Abacus has scooped up three awards from Molex. For the second consecutive year, Molex has named Avnet Abacus EMEA Distributor of the Year....

May 15, 2018 05:27 PM

Newark element14 launches Texas Instruments reference designs to ease the development of power solutions for Xilinx MPSoC, SoC and FPGA applications

Electronics Extra -- Scalable power supply design simplifies and speeds development of power solutions for the Xilinx Zynq UltraScale+ MPSoC family

May 15, 2018 03:25 AM

Premier Farnell announces new global franchise with SiTime

Electronics Extra -- Franchise gives Farnell element14 customers access to the latest silicon MEMS based timing

May 15, 2018 03:24 AM

element14 Community Announces Winners of Pi Chef Design Challenge

Electronics Extra -- Community members leveraged the Raspberry Pi development board to demonstrate their creativity in the kitchen

May 15, 2018 03:24 AM

Newark element14 launches Symbisa from Hanhaa, for quick and simple IoT device deployment and data monitoring

Electronics Extra -- Symbisa combines hardware, mobile connectivity and easy access to data to make Internet of Things accessible to anyone

May 15, 2018 03:23 AM

Avnet Showcases Connected Ecosystem at IoT World 2018

Business Wire - Distribution -- Avnet will be showcasing its connected ecosystem this week at Internet of Things (IoT) World 2018, May 14-17 at the Santa Clara Convention...

May 15, 2018 12:34 AM

May 13, 2018

Hanhaa selected by Avnet as partner for the connected world

IT Reseller -- Hanhaa, a UK based IoT innovations provider, has announced that Avnet, the global technology distributor, has made a financial investment in...

May 13, 2018 06:06 AM

Newark Element14 Signs Deal for Excel-Integrated IoT Device

Electronics360 -- The distributor will now sell the Symbisa from Hanhaa

May 13, 2018 06:01 AM

Maker Pro News: Successful Founders Tell How They Launched Hardware Startups

MAKE -- Element14 (@element14) released a free eBook called Startups on Startups: The Business of Engineering. It's a no-nonsense guide to launching...

May 13, 2018 03:10 AM