We are the no.1 high-service distributor for engineers across Europe and Asia Pacific, with the broadest product range and highest stock availability.
We are a small order, high-service distributor with 43 sales offices serving engineers and purchasers in the United States, Mexico, Chile and Canada.
DesignSpark is our online design community and resource centre for engineers.
We are the global distributor for engineers
Serving engineers and procurement specialists for more than 75 years
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Electrocomponents, through its brands of RS Components and Allied Electronics, is the world's leading high-service distributor for engineers.
RS is the leading distributor in the UK, Europe and Asia Pacific, while Allied is ranked third in North America.
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We are the no.1 high-service distributor for engineers across Europe and Asia
Pacific. With the broadest product range and the highest stock
availability, we offer fast, easy ordering, same-day despatch and
free technical help.
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With 43 sales offices serving the United States, Mexico, and Canada,
we have built an enviable reputation as a high-service-level distributor with excellent customer service and shipping
Customers in more than 80 countries
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Lindsley Ruth Preliminary Results 2016
Lindsley Ruth, CEO, reviews the progress of Electrocomponents in 2016.
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RS Components implements thousands of improvements to make its website faster and easier to use
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Electrocomponents plcInternational Management Centre8050 Oxford Business Park NorthOxfordOX4 2HWUnited Kingdom
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