Waldenburg, Germany – Würth Elektronik eiSos Group, with its global motto 'more than you expect', also sets high requirements and demands in the cooperation with its Global Distribution Partners, focusing specifically on service. Distribution Partners must present products, manufactured by Würth Elektronik, with as well as a 'more than you expect' service set to the customer base. "We can proudly say that all of our authorized partners represent the 'more than you expect' service, and they are true High Service Level Distributors," said Lars Fahrbach, Teamleader Global Distribution & New Markets for Würth Elektronik. Fahrbach continues, "At Würth Elektronik, it is also important to honor the distribution partner who was going above and beyond in servicing customers globally in 2014." Each year, Würth Elektronik is presenting the Henry Award, the Global Distribution Award, to a partner displaying this service. Besides commercial targets, criteria which benefit the design engineering community all over the globe takes an especially significant factor in consideration for the award. For example the speed of introducing new products and technologies from us, reaching more engineers globally, and offering added services around the products are contributing factors.
"Today, we are proud to announce Digi-Key Corporation has earned the 'Henry Award'. In the eight years of the partnership between Digi-Key and Würth Elektronik, with consecutive growth, we are especially proud that the award went to the Thief River Falls Corporation," said Fahrbach. "The many years' relationship with Digi-Key has proven that improving service and actively work with supplier partners is a daily topic in the halls of that enterprise." Würth Elektronik eiSos expresses congratulations to everyone at Digi-Key for the achievement, and they look forward to an exciting year of 2015 with all distribution partners.
About Henry: Henry is the name of the Green Crocodile built from the Connector products of Würth Elektronik. The crocodile has been around for thousands of years and will be around for the next thousands. Despite a constantly changing environment, this species has constantly optimized and adjusted its skills and is securing its status as a superior animal in the food chain. For Würth Elektronik, service-leadership and long term supply of products and technologies to partners are the crocodile of the electronics industry.