NEU-ISENBURG, Germany–Arrow Electronics has been named European Distributor of the Year 2019 by Panasonic Industry Europe. The award was presented at Panasonic Industry’s annual distribution conference in Garmisch-Partenkirchen near Munich, Germany.
Panasonic Industry chose Arrow based on the company’s investment in new product introductions, level of customer engagement by the Arrow sales team, and overall sales growth during the year, among others.
Panasonic’s extensive range encompasses passive, electromechanical and connector products through to wireless connectivity, sensors and industrial automation equipment. As such, Panasonic Industry plays a significant part in Arrow’s role as a global solutions provider.
Image caption (from left): Thomas Bergmann (Arrow – TFAE Manager DACH), Samuele D’Ilario (Arrow – Solution FAE – Italy), Michael Feiger (Arrow – Solution FAE Manager DACH), Irina Zarkov (Panasonic Industry – Key Account Manager Arrow), Simone Cafagna (Arrow – Technical Semi FAE – Wireless – Italy), Axel Prauss (Arrow – Director PEMCO Marketing EMEA), Elisabetta Bianchi (Arrow – Director PEMCO Product Management EMEA), Andreas Botond (Arrow – TSBM EMEA), Maximilian Jakob (Panasonic Industry – General Manager, Distribution Sales Department – EMEA), Ian Needham (Panasonic Industry – Section Head Distribution – EMEA), Joshua Schlotmann (Panasonic Industry – Team Leader Business Development Passive EMEA)