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 sales offices serving engineers and purchasers in the Americas.
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We are the global distributor for engineers
Serving engineers and procurement specialists for more than 75 years
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Founded in 1937, we are the global distributor for engineers. Our range comprises more than 500,000 products, sourced from over 2,500 suppliers.
Operating under the trading brands of RS Components and Allied Electronics, our 6,000 employees help deliver our market-leading reputation for service excellence to over one million customers in more than 80 countries.
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International high-service distributor
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High return on capital employed
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Electrocomponents plcInternational Management Centre8050 Oxford Business Park NorthOxfordOX4 2HWUnited Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0)1865 204000Fax: +44 (0)1865 207400
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Registered in England no. 00647788.
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