Montreal, Canada – May 19, 2017 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, was named Passives Distributor of the Year, Actives Distributor of the Year, and Overall Distributor of the Year for 2016 by Vishay for the Americas.
The announcement was made at the recent Electronic Distribution Show (EDS) held at The Mirage in Las Vegas from May 16-19, 2017. This is the first time that one distributor has won all three awards in the same year.
“Future Electronics and Vishay have had a close and mutually rewarding partnership for many years,” said David Valetta, Executive Vice President, Worldwide Sales, Vishay. “These awards are well deserved in recognition of outstanding support for Vishay and for superior business performance, and I thank Future for their efforts and commitment.”
“This is a truly fantastic achievement and we are very proud to have been honored by the Vishay management team. It has been a collaborative effort between our Marketing, Sales, Engineering and Operational teams. It also would not have been possible without the management support from Vishay. They have led from the top and pushed the message of support down to their teams in sales and within the product divisions,” said Karim Yasmine, Vice-President of Supplier Development for Future Electronics.
Yasmine added, “2017 is also shaping up to be a strong year, and we look forward to keeping the momentum going.”
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About Future Electronics
Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, President, Future Electronics has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,500 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.
Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications