Newark Electronics Releases Catalog 119

Features New Look, New Products, New Services



Apr 11, 2001, 01:00 ET from Newark Electronics

    CHICAGO, April 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Newark Electronics, one of North
 America's leading distributors of electronic and industrial components,
 announced the release of their Catalog 119.  The Newark Electronics Catalog
 has long been regarded as the standard for the industry. This new 2001-02
 catalog once again raises the bar by offering thousands of new products, more
 brand name manufacturers than ever and unique new customer services.
     The newly expanded product section in Catalog 119 showcases 16,000 new
 products and 25 new manufacturers.  These include the latest test probes from
 Emulation Technology, Inc. and flash microcontrollers from Microchip
 Technology.
     In all, Newark stocks 150,000+ products from more than 300 quality
 manufacturers.
     Customers familiar with the Newark catalog will find real improvements in
 the bold new look and partial redesign of Catalog 119. Category specific tab
 dividers, for example, now make product look-up easier than ever.
     Catalog 119 also introduces unique new services to new and old Newark
 customers such as:
     * ProductFind(TM):  In addition to its huge in-stock inventory, Newark can
       locate hard-to-find electronic products for customers using its vast
       sourcing network of millions of parts.
     * i-tracker:  This free, state-of-the-art software tool developed by
       Newark helps customers manage stockroom inventory to prevent stock-outs.
     * Guaranteed Same-Day Shipping: Newark guarantees same day shipping for
       all in-stock products ordered on a weekday before 5 P.M. CST, or Newark
       will pay the freight.
 
     Copies of Catalog 119 can be obtained by logging on to Newark's web site
 at www.newark.com or by calling 1-800-4-NEWARK.
 
     About Newark Electronics
     Newark Electronics is the largest small order, high service distributor of
 electronic components in North America, stocking over 150,000 electronic parts
 from hundreds of manufacturers.  Newark provides quality components through
 its branch offices, catalog, CD-ROM, and Web site.  Newark Electronics is part
 of Premier Farnell plc (NYSE:   PFP) which is quoted on the New York and London
 Stock Exchanges and is a global distributor of electronic and industrial
 components. Newark can be contacted at 1-800-4-NEWARK (1-800-463-9275) or at
 www.newark.com .
 
 

SOURCE Newark Electronics
    CHICAGO, April 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Newark Electronics, one of North
 America's leading distributors of electronic and industrial components,
 announced the release of their Catalog 119.  The Newark Electronics Catalog
 has long been regarded as the standard for the industry. This new 2001-02
 catalog once again raises the bar by offering thousands of new products, more
 brand name manufacturers than ever and unique new customer services.
     The newly expanded product section in Catalog 119 showcases 16,000 new
 products and 25 new manufacturers.  These include the latest test probes from
 Emulation Technology, Inc. and flash microcontrollers from Microchip
 Technology.
     In all, Newark stocks 150,000+ products from more than 300 quality
 manufacturers.
     Customers familiar with the Newark catalog will find real improvements in
 the bold new look and partial redesign of Catalog 119. Category specific tab
 dividers, for example, now make product look-up easier than ever.
     Catalog 119 also introduces unique new services to new and old Newark
 customers such as:
     * ProductFind(TM):  In addition to its huge in-stock inventory, Newark can
       locate hard-to-find electronic products for customers using its vast
       sourcing network of millions of parts.
     * i-tracker:  This free, state-of-the-art software tool developed by
       Newark helps customers manage stockroom inventory to prevent stock-outs.
     * Guaranteed Same-Day Shipping: Newark guarantees same day shipping for
       all in-stock products ordered on a weekday before 5 P.M. CST, or Newark
       will pay the freight.
 
     Copies of Catalog 119 can be obtained by logging on to Newark's web site
 at www.newark.com or by calling 1-800-4-NEWARK.
 
     About Newark Electronics
     Newark Electronics is the largest small order, high service distributor of
 electronic components in North America, stocking over 150,000 electronic parts
 from hundreds of manufacturers.  Newark provides quality components through
 its branch offices, catalog, CD-ROM, and Web site.  Newark Electronics is part
 of Premier Farnell plc (NYSE:   PFP) which is quoted on the New York and London
 Stock Exchanges and is a global distributor of electronic and industrial
 components. Newark can be contacted at 1-800-4-NEWARK (1-800-463-9275) or at
 www.newark.com .
 
 SOURCE  Newark Electronics