New Distribution Agreement Announcement

Lenexa, Kansas USA and Brussels, Belgium – September 28, 2020

ECS Inc. International, an innovative global leader in the design and manufacturing of electronic component solutions, specializing in frequency control products, and power inductors will now be franchised in EMEA with Farnell.

ECS Inc. International, a global manufacturer of frequency control and power management products, today announced a distribution agreement with Farnell, an Avnet Company and global distributor of electronics components, products and solutions.  With the addition of Farnell and Avnet Abacus, the complete ECS Inc. International line will now be offered to customers globally across Europe, the Americas, and Asian regions.

“With Avnet Abacus on board as a distribution partner in EMEA, and the addition of Farnell, the global support that we’ll bring to our mutual customers will increase dramatically,” said Kelly Jensen, Vice President of Global Business Development at ECS Inc.

“We are excited to be a supplier to Farnell to contribute to the innovative products they bring to the online engineering community, and the opportunity to share our new products with Avnet Abacus and our mutual customers”, said Dean Clark, Director of European Operations at ECS Inc.

Dave Beck, Head of Product Management IP&E at Farnell added, “At Farnell we want to ensure that our customers have access to a broad and relevant range of components for their product development. Adding ECS to our line card enhances our offer in frequency control and power management; ECS’s quality products and broad market segment appeal complement our business and we expect to see strong demand from our customer base on these products.”


About ECS Inc. International

Founded in 1980, and headquartered in Lenexa, Kansas, USA, ECS Inc. International has been an industry leader in the Frequency Control and Power Management space for 40 years. ECS Inc. International has built a reputation for providing the latest in emerging technologies with a broad range of products ranging from crystals, crystal oscillators, quartz filters, VCXOs, TCXOs, OCXOs, and power inductors, all of which are ideally suited for automotive, medical and multiple wireless/wearable applications.

About Premier Farnell (EMEA) and Avnet, Inc.

Farnell is a global technology leader with over 80 years in the high service distribution of technology products and solutions for electronic system design, production, maintenance and repair. Farnell uses this experience to support its broad customer base, from hobbyists to engineers, maintenance engineers and buyers, working with leading brands and start-ups to develop new products for market, and supporting the industry as it seeks to develop the current and next generation of engineers.

Farnell trades as Farnell in Europe, Newark in North America, and element14 throughout Asia Pacific. Farnell’s global businesses are supported by a global supply chain of more than 3,500 suppliers and has an extensive inventory profile developed to anticipate and meet the needs of innovative customers everywhere. Farnell also sells direct to consumers through a network of resellers, and its CPC business in the UK.

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Farnell is a business unit of Avnet (Nasdaq: AVT).

Avnet is a global technology solutions provider with an extensive ecosystem delivering design, product, marketing and supply chain expertise for customers at every stage of the product lifecycle. We transform ideas into intelligent solutions, reducing the time, cost and complexities of bringing products to market. For nearly a century, Avnet has helped its customers and suppliers around the world realize the transformative possibilities of technology. Learn more about Avnet at

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ECS Inc. International
15351 West 109th Street
Lenexa, KS 66219

Tel: 913-782-7787
Toll Free: 1-800-237-1041
Fax: 913-782-6991

ECS Inc. Announces New Distribution Agreement with Farnell in EMEA was last modified: August 2nd, 2023 by ECS Inc.