Avnet has joined the ECIA (Electronic Components Industry Association) as a distributor member.
“As one of the industry’s largest distributors Avnet is pleased to join ECIA,” said Phil Gallagher (pictured), Avnet’s Chief Executive Officer. “Avnet values the role we play as an electronics distributor and wants to be a part of contributing to the industry. We recognise the benefits of working together with our peer distributors, manufacturers and independent representatives on important programs and strategies to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of our industry.”
“We are extremely excited about Avnet joining ECIA,” commented David Loftus, ECIA’s President and CEO. “Avnet is an important leader in the electronics industry and their voice is vital in our mission to bring the key players together to solve business challenges cooperatively. Avnet has a long history with the association and is a strong supporter of our inventory search site, TrustedParts.com, and other association projects. Having them as a member is great news to all ECIA members and the industry at large.”