Wisbech, Wednesday, 28 November 2018 – Anglia today announced that it has been named 2018 UK Best Performing Regional Distributor by Bourns, a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components.
Commenting, Bev McKnight, Distribution Sales Manager North Europe at Bourns, said, “What really sets Anglia apart in our network is their unremitting focus on demand creation. As a result, they have tripled their funnel of projects, which means that they are not only doing well now but are also in a position to maintain that performance in the future. Achievements this year include delivering the first European design win on a strategic new range of circuit breakers (Komatsulite products) for battery pack applications.”
Steve Rawlins, CEO of Anglia, added, “We are proud to receive this award from Bourns, one of our longest standing franchise relationships and our partnership is exceptionally close. This award is a tribute to the whole team working on Bourns, and especially the Field Application Engineers who identify and develop the opportunities and the internal and field sales teams who support the customer and turn the design-wins into business. “
Bourns, Inc., is a leading manufacturer and supplier of position and speed sensors, circuit protection solutions, magnetic components, microelectronic modules, panel controls and resistive products. Headquartered in Riverside, California, USA, Bourns serves a broad range of markets, including automotive, industrial, consumer, communications, non-critical life support medical, audio and various other market segments. Additional company and product information is available at www.bourns.com.
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Anglia is the UK’s leading independent authorised distributor of semiconductors, optoelectronics, interconnect, and passive and electromechanical components. A signatory of the ADS SC21 programme, the company holds AS9120, ISO9001 & ISO14001 accreditations and IECQ-CECC qualification.
Technically adept, with an experienced team of staff, Anglia supports OEM and EMS companies in every sector of electronics manufacturing. Anglia’s suppliers include some of the world’s leading electronic component brands, complemented by many smaller companies with leadership in their chosen technologies.
Anglia stocks over 1 billion components from over 900,000 product lines in the UK. Components from every supplier are stocked in depth and breadth for same-day dispatch. Anglia aims to streamline logistics and reduce customers’ transaction costs through services that include KAN-BAN, EDI, and customer-dedicated inventory, while an accurate, on-time delivery performance is a vital goal for the company.
Technical support spans a sampling service that delivers over £150,000 worth of free evaluation parts each year and expert technical advice from well-trained product specialists and face-to-face guidance from field applications engineers. Both commercially and technically, management of industry legislation and component obsolescence are recognised as areas of vital importance to customers.
Anglia is driven by an ethic of ever-improving customer understanding and, as a privately owned business, aims to provide a fast, consistent and highly responsive service. Further information can be found at www.anglia.com
Peter van der Sluijs
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