LONDON C&D Technologies has presented specialist distributor Avnet Time with three awards. The distributor picks up the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) Distributor of the Year award for the second consecutive year, in addition to EMEA awards for sales growth and over achievement.
Avnet's awards are in recognition of the outstanding performance of the distributor's EMC and Power division in expanding sales of C&D's AC/DC power supplies, DC/DC converters, and power-related magnetic products. The EMEA award is the highest presented by C&D Technologies in the EMEA region, while the Sales Growth award is presented to the distributor that demonstrates the best year-on-year growth. Avnet receives the Overachiever Award for consistently beating its sales targets.
Rob Hill, vice president EMEA/Asia Sales and Global Marketing Communications for the C&D Technologies Power Electronics Division said, “In the last eighteen months our distribution network has changed considerably and hasperformed well in growing our business. As always, there were notably strong performances and some individual performances stood out. In EMEA, Avnet's continued focus on demand creation and technical support delivered significant growth, allowing them to win the Sales Growth and Overachievement Awards while deservedly being named EMEA Distributor of the Year for the second year running.”
Cor van Dam, group manager for Power and EMC at Avnet Time, added, “Our strategy is to provide customers with a complete service along the whole length of the power technology chain – from mains to chipset. This award reflects the success of that strategy and further demonstrates the strong relationship that has built up between C&D technologies and Avnet Time.”