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Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas Earns Distributor of the Year Award from TDK-Lambda Americas

June 11, 2015
By Business Wire News


Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas, a business region of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), has been named the 2015 Distributor of the Year by TDK-Lambda Americas. The award recognizes Avnet’s achievement in posting record-high point of sale (POS) for TDK-Lambda in North America.

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“TDK Lambda distinguishes itself not only as a manufacturer of power supplies offering one of the broadest portfolios of industry leading power supplies available, but also through its endless drive to set new standards of efficiency and durability in this critical market,” said Ed Smith, president, Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas. “This Distributor of the Year honor is a testament to our shared commitment to both on- and off-board power. We expect to achieve even greater results in the years to come as we work more closely together with TDK-Lambda to provide customers with the technologies they want and the technical expertise they need.”

“Avnet’s achievement of record-high point of sale (POS) for North America earned them our 2015 Distributor of the Year honors,” said Julie Fajardo, director, national distribution sales, TDK-Lambda. “This is a major milestone, long in the making, and a wonderful accomplishment for both organizations – exemplifying our mutual commitment to true collaboration. We see this as the first step towards greater sales goals and milestones as we work together in the future.”

TDK-Lambda Americas is recognized as the world’s leading manufacturer of standard switching and linear electronic power supplies. For more information on TDK-Lambda products available through Avnet, please visit

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Avnet Electronics Marketing is an operating group of Phoenix-based Avnet, Inc. that serves electronic original equipment manufacturers (EOEMs) and electronic manufacturing services (EMS) providers in more than 80 countries, distributing electronic components and embedded systems from leading manufacturers and providing associated design-chain, supply-chain and value-added integration services. The group’s website is located at

About Avnet, Inc.

Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), a Fortune 500 company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers globally. Avnet accelerates its partners’ success by connecting the world’s leading technology suppliers with a broad base of customers by providing cost-effective, value-added services and solutions. For the fiscal year ended June 28, 2014, Avnet generated revenue of $27.5 billion. For more information, visit

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