Würth Elektronik eiSos distributes products via Farnell
Würth Elektronik has chosen Farnell, previously part of Amber Wireless, to distribute its wireless data transmissions solutions. Amber became fully integrated in the Würth Elektronik eiSos Group as of 1 April 2018 and now forms the core of the new wireless connectivity and sensors division.
“Farnell offers the best credentials for continued successful collaboration in the field of our newly formed wireless connectivity and sensors division,” says Patrick Becker, head of sales at the wireless connectivity and sensors division. “We are pleased to have a strong partner in Farnell,” he said.
Ross Murgatroyd, senior global product manager at Premier Farnell, is delighted to announce the expanded portfolio of RF products from Würth Elektronik. “This adds tremendous value and increased choice for our customers who are looking to accelerate development efforts and reduce time-to-market,” he said.
The portfolio encompasses wireless modules in the Bluetooth and Wireless M-Bus standards, as well as proprietary ones in the frequency ranges 169 MHz, 433 MHz, 868 MHz, 915 MHz and 2.4 GHz.
Premier Farnell is a business unit within Avnet. Premier Farnell acts as Farnell element14 in Europe, as Newark element14 in North America and as Element14 in the Asia-Pacific region. Farnell element14 is a high service distributor of technology products, services and solutions for electronic system development, maintenance and repair. Farnell element14 operates sites throughout Europe which are supported by regional distribution centers in Great Britain and Belgium.
Würth Elektronik is a manufacturer of electronic and electromechanical components for the electronics industry. Production sites in Europe, Asia and North America supply a growing number of customers worldwide. The product programme encompasses EMC components, inductors, transformers, HF components, varistors, capacitors, power modules, LEDs, wireless technology, plug connectors, power supply elements, wireless power coils, switches, connection technology and fuse holders. Würth Elektronik eiSos GmbH & Co. KG together with its specialised affiliated companies form the Würth Elektronik eiSos Group.