RS Components Adds Energy-Efficient Microcontrollers to Semiconductor Offer in Global Distribution Deal With Energy Micro

OXFORD, England, November 15, 2012 — (PRNewswire) —

Franchise agreement will increase access to industry's lowest power microcontroller range for customers worldwide

RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE: ECM), the world's leading high service distributor of electronics and maintenance products, has agreed a global franchise deal with Energy Micro, the energy friendly microcontroller and radio company.

Within the scope of the agreement, RS will stock Energy Micro's complete range of ultra low power ARM Cortex-based microcontrollers, semiconductor development kits, starter kits and tools in its warehouses across Europe, Asia and North America.

"This agreement gives engineers easier and quicker access to our products direct from RS' regional warehouses," said Geir Førre, CEO of Energy Micro. "RS has an impressive array of online tools and resources, developed to support engineers and cut design times. This cooperation reinforces our commitment to boost the uptake of energy-efficient products worldwide and signals a major growth opportunity for our business."

"RS is committed to delivering the best technical solutions for engineers," said Chris Page, Global Offer Director, Electrocomponents. "Reducing energy consumption is a key concern for design engineers, and Energy Micro's microcontrollers address this challenge by consuming just a quarter of the energy of rival parts."

About RS Components

RS Components and Allied Electronics are the trading brands of Electrocomponents plc, the world's leading high service distributor of electronics and maintenance products. With operations in 32 countries, we offer more than 550,000 products through the internet, catalogues and at trade counters to over one million customers, shipping around 44,000 parcels a day. Our products, sourced from 2,500 leading suppliers, include electronics, automation and control, test and measurement, electrical and mechanical components.

Electrocomponents is listed on the London Stock Exchange and in the last financial year ended 31 March 2012 had revenues of £1.27bn.

For more information, please visit the website at http://www.rs-components.com.

Further information is available via these links:
Twitter: @RSElectronics; @alliedelec; @designsparkRS
RS Components on Linkedin: http://www.linkedin.com/company/rs-components

Relevant Links:
Electrocomponents plc
http://www.electrocomponents.com
RS Components
http://www.rs-components.com
DesignSpark: http://www.designspark.com

SOURCE RS Components

Contact:
RS Components
Editorial Contact: Joanne Youson, RS Components, Email Contact +44(0)1536-405752; PR Agency Contact, Janice Fenton, Publitek Technology PR, Email Contact +44(0)1225-470000




Review Article Be the first to review this article
CST: Webinar October 19, 2017

Synopsys: Custom Compiler

Featured Video
Editorial
Peggy AycinenaWhat Would Joe Do?
by Peggy Aycinena
DVCon Europe 2017: Munich and So much more
More Editorial  
Jobs
Technical Support Engineer EU/Germany/UK for EDA Careers at N/A, United Kingdom
Senior Front-End RTL Design AE for EDA Careers at San Jose, CA
Field Application Engineer for Teradyne Inc at San Jose, CA
Analog Hardware Engineer for Teradyne Inc at San Jose, CA
FPGA Engineer for Teradyne Inc at San Jose, CA
Senior R&D Engineer...Timing Closure Specialist for EDA Careers at San Jose or Anywhere, CA
Upcoming Events
Preparing for the Cognitive Era: Education, Occupation and You at SJSU Student Union Theater 211 South 9th Street San Jose CA - Oct 18, 2017
11th International Symposium on Networks-on-Chip (NOCS 2017) at Seoul Korea (South) - Oct 19 - 20, 2017
15th IEEE/ACM ESTIMedia 2017 at Seoul Korea (South) - Oct 19 - 20, 2017
ESTIMedia 2017 at Seoul Korea (South) - Oct 19 - 20, 2017
CST: Webinar series



Internet Business Systems © 2017 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
25 North 14th Steet, Suite 710, San Jose, CA 95112
+1 (408) 882-6554 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes GISCafe - Geographical Information Services  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy PolicyAdvertise