Avnet Abacus, one of Europe’s leading interconnect, passive, electromechanical and power distributors, today announced that Molex Incorporated has awarded the 2011 Global Distributor of the Year award to Avnet Electronics Marketing, a leading global distributor of electronic parts and embedded subsystems.
The award recognizes valued partners demonstrating financial, operational and executive management excellence. Molex is represented by Avnet’s European interconnect, passive, electromechanical and power specialist distributor, Avnet Abacus, in the EMEA region.
“We are proud to recognize Avnet’s significant contribution to our global distribution results in 2011,” said Graham Brock, president, sales and marketing division, Molex. “This award represents the commitment demonstrated by the Avnet teams in Asia, Europe and the Americas and the contribution that it made to significant revenue growth for both our companies. We have worked very hard to be a major supplier of interconnection products to Avnet for 29 years.”