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RS Components Celebrates Top Distributor Award from Global Leader in High-quality Connectivity

MH Connectors recognises commitment and expertise of dedicated team

Taipei, Taiwan, 30 January 2015:

RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), the global distributor for engineers, has been named 2014 Distributor of the Year by its partner MH Connectors. The award recognises strong sales and support for the supplier's I/O interconnect products.

Phil Dock, Global Head of Product & Supplier Management at RS Components, commented, "MH Connectors' versatile, high-quality interconnect solutions strengthen our position in the marketplace and complement our broad portfolio of products from highly respected brands. We will continue to strengthen our partnership as we work together to achieve even greater success in the future."

"RS Components is once again our Distributor of the Year, having won previously in 2012," said Damien Croft, Head of Sales at MH Connectors. "This consistent winning record reflects the company's outstanding dedication to our brand, technical expertise and customer support, and creates a strong platform for further inspiring performances in 2015 and beyond."

MH Connectors, a member of the EDAC Group, is a leader in the design, worldwide manufacture and marketing of I/O interconnect products, and has a broad product portfolio including general-purpose D-sub connectors, Power-D connectors, and specialist connectors including high-speed multimedia, waterproof, and industrial connectors, as well as modular plugs and sockets, the Bel Stewart and Bel Fuse brands, and a wide range of accessories and tooling.

About RS Components

RS Components and Allied Electronics are the trading brands of Electrocomponents plc, the global distributor for engineers. With operations in 32 countries, we offer around 500,000 products through the internet, catalogues and at trade counters to over one million customers, shipping more than 44,000 parcels a day. Our products, sourced from 2,500 leading suppliers, include semiconductors, interconnect, passives and electromechanical, automation and control, electrical, test and measurement, tools and consumables.

Electrocomponents is listed on the London Stock Exchange and in the last financial year ended 31 March 2014 had revenues of £1.27bn.

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