RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents, has signed a membership agreement to join the Electronic Components Industry Association (ECIA)
Based in the US, the ECIA is the international industry body that represents leading electronic component manufacturers, manufacturer representatives and authorised distributors. It provides resources and opportunities for members to improve their business performance, while also enhancing the industry’s overall capacity for growth and profitability.
Commenting on the news, Lindsley Ruth, CEO at Electrocomponents, said: “Our membership of ECIA will provide an even greater level of confidence to our customers globally that RS is a top-line authorised distributor of genuine electronic components, equipment and board-level systems from leading manufacturers.”
Victor Meijers, ECIA senior vice president, added: “RS has an inventory of more than half a million products, offering visitors to ECIAauthorized.com the ability to source its product range worldwide. We know our members will enjoy getting to know these talented people across the pond.”