Future Electronics Wins 2017 Panasonic’s Distributor of the Year Award for Fourth Straight Year

Montreal, Canada – June 27, 2018 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, has won the Americas Distributor of the Year Award for 2017 from Panasonic.

This is an unprecedented fourth consecutive win for Future, and no other supplier has won the award more than two years in a row. The award was announced at the EDS Summit held at The Mirage in Las Vegas.

“Our journey together has been a true unified partnership driving towards the same goals, and it’s a privilege to be partnered with such an excellent supplier,” said Lucy Diodati, Supplier Development Manager at Future Electronics. “We’re really a team! We’re very grateful to Panasonic for this honor, and we look forward to continued growth together.”

The Distributor of the Year award is chosen according to key measures of performance, including revenue growth, marketing activity, ease of doing business, inventory, and field and product engagement.

“In a year of excellent growth, Future led the pack,” said Jack Schufreider, Group Sales Manager, Channel Sales for Panasonic. “Future provides Panasonic’s customers not only with an extensive inventory, but outstanding technical support for both legacy and new Panasonic products. Their teams, both in the field and in Montreal, have been incredibly supportive of Panasonic and our customers.”

For more information about Future Electronics, visit: www.FutureElectronics.com.

About Future Electronics

Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions, as well as differentiated engineering services encompassing technical support, technology training and custom board design. Founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, President, Future Electronics has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,500 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

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Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
Future Electronics
www.FutureElectronics.com

514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
Fax: 514-630-2671
martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com

Future Electronics Wins TE Connectivity’s Distributor of the Year Award for Second Year in a Row

MONTREAL – May 28, 2018 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, has won the 2017 Global Broadline Distributor of the Year award from TE Connectivity (TE), a global leader in connectivity and sensors.

TE’s Global Broadline Distributor of the Year award is presented based on sales growth and business plan realization, including customer growth, TE share and TE engagement.

“Future’s consistent dedication to their customers’ design needs contributed to their double digit TE global revenue growth, which exceeded their business plan goals,” said Joan Wainwright, president of channel and customer experience for TE. “We are proud to recognize Future’s success for the second year in a row and value our ongoing partnership and their commitment to our mutual customers.”

“It’s an honor to be named Global Broadline Distributor of the Year by TE Connectivity, for the second year in a row,” said Jack Voelmle, corporate vice president of global interconnect sales at Future Electronics. “Our industry-leading technical team, our committed business development managers, and our advanced service and supply chain programs have all contributed to this success, and we’re grateful to have such an outstanding partner in TE.”

Voelmle added that Future Electronics is proud that the majority of their sales growth is organic, and the company plans to support this organic growth through continued investment in inventory and resources.

For more information about TE Connectivity products available through Future Electronics, visit: www.FutureElectronics.com

About Future Electronics
Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, President, Future Electronics has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

About TE Connectivity:
TE Connectivity Ltd. is a $13 billion global technology and manufacturing leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. For more than 75 years, our connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, have enabled advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications, and the home. With 78,000 employees, including more than 7,000 engineers, working alongside customers in nearly 150 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at www.te.com and on LinkedIn, Facebook, WeChat and Twitter.

TE Connectivity, TE, TE connectivity (logo) and EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS are trademarks. Other logos, product and/or company names might be trademarks of their respective owners. 

Media Contact
Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications

FUTURE ELECTRONICS
www.FutureElectronics.com
514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
Fax: 514-630-2671
martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com