Three awards for top performance on two continents recognise outstanding customer service and drive to keep growing sales
SYDNEY, April 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE: ECM), the global distributor for engineers, has received three top-performer awards from distribution partner Tektronix, the global test and measurement equipment leader.
The RS team was called to receive the awards during the annual sales meeting at the Tektronix head office in Portland, Oregon, USA. Their first visit to the stage netted one of the Best Performers in Europe awards for recording double-digit sales growth in 2014.
Next, RS won recognition for Service Excellence in Europe, in particular for its calibration services that are highly regarded among customers for ease of access and rapid response.
As the focus moved to other major markets worldwide, RS received its third award as Best Performing Channel Partner in South-East Asia.
"RS is one of our key distributors worldwide, and through these awards we recognise the high levels of service that are delivering tremendous added value for customers," said Dave Farrell, Regional Vice President for EMEA at Tektronix. "Their commitment and dedication are major factors in the growth we are achieving together."
"We feel very proud of the results we have achieved with Tektronix, and these awards are the confirmation of a job well done," said Valerie Ramon, Global Head of Electrical, Test & Measurement, RS Components. "They are also a good indicator of the excellent work both companies are doing in this partnership, and strengthen our position to deliver even greater successes in 2015."
About RS Components
RS Components and Allied Electronics are the trading brands of Electrocomponents plc, the global distributor for engineers. With operations in 32 countries, we offer around 500,000 products through the internet, catalogues and at trade counters to over one million customers, shipping more than 44,000 parcels a day. Our products, sourced from 2,500 leading suppliers, include semiconductors, interconnect, passives and electromechanical, automation and control, electrical, test and measurement, tools and consumables.
Electrocomponents is listed on the London Stock Exchange and in the last financial year ended 31 March 2014 had revenues of GBP1.27bn.
For more information, please visit the website at www.rs-online.com.
Tan Soo Chun
Public Relations Manager – Asia Pacific
Edelman Public Relations (Singapore)
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