SINGAPORE — element14 (formerly Farnell), the industry’s first fusion of commerce and community supporting millions of engineers and purchasing professionals worldwide, today announced the launch of its new online service ‘element14 Features’ which will provide detailed information and showcase the best new products and solutions, along with relevant articles and training modules. As part of element14’s extensive inventory of more than 130,000 components, the ‘element14 Features’ section will highlight a different product technology every 6 weeks.
For April, the new section will showcase its product portfolio of over 10,000 high-performance connectors, the broadest range of connectors available in the region. This includes cutting-edge and highly reliable connectors with PCB, Signal, Data, I/O and Industrial technologies that will be available with selective promotional discounts of up to 40 percent.
Design engineers and purchasing professionals can enjoy unrivalled ease-of-purchase from global connector manufacturers such as TE Connectivity, Molex, FCI, 3M and Multicomp with no minimum order quantity and purchase value along with next day delivery in most cities in Asia Pacific.
“As Asia Pacific’s electronics industry continues to grow and transform, we are seeing a corresponding growth in the demand for high-performance connectors to meet the dynamic requirements of engineers today. element14 is committed to providing a full range of solutions to help customers across the region overcome these challenges,” said Marc Grange, Head of Product Management, element14, Asia Pacific. “The goal of ‘element14 Features’ is to empower our customers with the most comprehensive selection of cutting-edge solutions to meet their design requirements.”
Full range of solutions for electronics engineers to review and select
Relevant and in-depth information on the different connector products will be available under the Solutions section of ‘element14 Features’. Customers will be able to easily retrieve pertinent product information and specifications to help them understand the characteristics and functionalities of different components, allowing them to easily compare and determine which connectors are the best solutions for their designs. In addition, customers can also visit and engage with the element14 online community to research, consult industry experts and collaborate with design engineers and electronics enthusiasts around the globe.
element14 will also provide online training modules for 16 different connectors. Design engineers will be able to use these resources to have a better understanding of the practical applications as well as how to optimise their overall designs with the components. The information will be especially useful for engineers who are using these solutions for the first time.
In addition, 24/7 customer service telephone support and 24/5 online technical support are available. Customers in Australia, China, India and New Zealand can receive product information with latest availability and price about the products they need via SMS.