RS Components has received an EPCOS Sales Award for 2010. The award was presented at electronica 2010, and was achieved by RS for its outstanding sales growth across both online electronics and Not in Catalogue component sales.
Dietmar Jaeger, Senior Director Distribution Sales for TDK-EPC, said, “We are very pleased with RS’ outstanding sales performance. The extension of our mutual product and service offerings has been a success story, helping us to gain market share in a challenging supply period.”
Chris Page, General Manager, Electronics at RS Components, added, “Our partnership with TDK-EPC is successful according to every metric, with strong sales benefiting from our well-known catalogue, online trading supported by tools for the design community, and our network of trade counters. Strengthening the links between our two companies has also allowed us to offer additional high-quality products and services to our customers. Hard work by everyone in the team has secured our award-winning performance.”
Since October 2009, EPCOS has been combined with TDK’s electronic components business in the new company TDK-EPC Corporation, which markets its products under the product brands of TDK and EPCOS. TDK-EPC is a leading global manufacturer of electronic components, modules and systems, which are chosen for functions such as circuit protection, frequency control, filtering and power conditioning in numerous advanced applications including communication, networking, multimedia, automotive electronics and precision controls.