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About usWe are the world’s leading high service distributor of electronics and maintenance products

Electrocomponents, through its brands of RS Components and Allied Electronics, is the leading high service distributor in the world.

RS is the leading distributor in the UK, Europe and
Asia Pacific, while Allied is ranked third in North America.

About our history

Our strategy

Our global strategy comprises seven strategic priorities.

More about our strategy

Our strategy will enable us to increase the rate at which we gain market share and improve profitability. 

Ian Mason
Group Chief Executive

See our management team

Our brands

RS Components

We are the no.1 high service distributor across Europe and Asia Pacific. With the broadest range and the highest stock availability, we offer fast, easy ordering, same day despatch and free technical help.

Allied Electronics

With over 50 sales offices across the United States and Canada, we have built an enviable reputation as a small order, high service level distributor with excellent customer service and shipping accuracy.


Share of total revenue generated by eCommerce


Countries where we operate serving another 37 through distributors


Participation in global employee engagement survey