TDK-EPC recognises Avnet Abacus for 2010 sales achievement
Avnet Abacus, a leading European IP&E distributor, has received an award for outstanding sales achievement in 2010 from TDK-EPC, the new global force in electronic components, modules and systems. TDK-EPC emerged from the combination of the electronic components business of TDK and the EPCOS Group and markets its products under the product brands, TDK and EPCOS.
Commenting Joachim Thiele, Executive Vice President Corporate Sales, TDK-EPC said, “Avnet Abacus has had a long term relationship with both TDK and EPCOS and over the last year, following the foundation of TDK-EPC, has made great strides to develop its European sales channel and enhance the technical support resources available to our customers. This resulted in a remarkable increase in our business with Avnet Abacus. The presentation of this award is fully merited and we are confident of seeing continued sales growth in Europe with Avnet Abacus in the future.”
Graham McBeth, President, Avnet Abacus responded, “The new TDK-EPC organisation is a powerful force in the passive components market and the team at Avnet Abacus has seized the opportunity to take this new, innovative and comprehensive product portfolio to market. In delivering outstanding sales to TDK-EPC, Avnet Abacus has leveraged its expansive sales and technical resource across Europe and we look forward to continued success with this strategic franchise.”
The TDK-EPC Corporation was established in Japan on October 1, 2009. Offering a broadened product portfolio and technical expertise, TDK-EPC supports current global initiatives for offering improved energy efficiency and environmental protection.