Wisbech, Monday, 22 June 2020 – Anglia Components, a UK and Ireland distributor for TDK and EPCOS products, has been awarded TDK’s European Distribution Award in silver in the Local Distributors category. This is the sixth time that Anglia has received an award, giving it the best track record amongst TDK’s 18 local distributors in Europe.
Commenting on the award, John Bowman, Marketing Director, Anglia Components, said, “This award is a real testament to the strength of our business. The repeat award is a tribute to the whole Anglia team and the success of our continued efforts to provide an excellent service to our suppliers and their customers. We thank TDK for the award and look forward to continuing our exceptional partnership with them.”
Dietmar Jaeger, Head of TDK’s Global Sales Distribution, responded, “Anglia Components do an outstanding job at serving our customers in the UK and Ireland market. Anglia’s repeated success in these awards demonstrates they continue to attain the very highest standards and have been able to maintain and improve on them consistently over many years. Congratulations to Anglia on an extremely worthy award.”
The annual assessment of distribution partners is based on TDK’s Senten Manten program, a Japanese term that stands for the perfect result that can be achieved with 1000 points. The award recognizes the distributor’s performance and collaboration with TDK in four categories: business performance, inventory management, contractual terms and operational excellence.
Anglia is the UK’s leading independent authorised distributor of semiconductors, optoelectronics, interconnect, passive and electromechanical components. A signatory of the ADS SC21 programme, the company holds AS9120, ISO9001 and ISO14001 accreditations.
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.
Peter van der Sluijs
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