Panasonic celebrates 20 years of distribution success with Anglia Components

Press Release published by Anglia, under PR

Anglia Components and Panasonic Industry Europe are proudly celebrating the 20th anniversary of their first distribution agreement.

Anglia is currently the fastest growing distributor in Panasonic’s network and in 2019, Panasonic named Anglia its Regional Distributor of the Year in recognition of its strong sales growth and design in activity, the second occasion Anglia has been presented with the award.

Commenting, Max Jakob, Director of Distribution Sales at Panasonic, said, “We’ve been proud to partner with Anglia for twenty years. They have kept pace and grown with Panasonic as we have introduced new technologies and solutions to the market. Both Anglia’s technical support and inventory have developed in line with our activity. Most recently they added new wireless modules, MEMS sensor technologies and mechanical switches as well as continuing to expand the range of Panasonic passive components they stock. We look forward to continuing our valued distribution partnership with Anglia.”

Steve Rawlins, CEO of Anglia, responded, “Panasonic Industry Europe is one of the best known names in our industry and is highly regarded for its innovation. We have seen huge changes in the market during the last 20 years, however one constant has been the continued growth and strengthening of our relationship with the Panasonic team. We are proud to be a distribution partner for a company that is continually researching, developing, manufacturing and bringing to market technologies that contribute to a better life and a better world.”

Anglia now supports Panasonic’s full portfolio of capacitors, resistors, inductors, switches, circuit protection, sensors, batteries and wireless connectivity devices. It holds UK-based inventory on a wide range of the most popular products and provides application design support for the more innovative solutions.

All stocked Panasonic products are available for same day despatch from Anglia's UK distribution centre with competitive pricing and FREE delivery. Visit  to view the range.

About Anglia

Anglia is the UK’s leading independent authorised distributor of semiconductors, optoelectronics, interconnect, passive and electromechanical components. A signatory of the ADS SC21 programme, the company holds AS9120, ISO9001 and ISO14001 accreditations.

Technically adept, with an experienced team of staff, Anglia supports OEM and EMS companies in every sector of electronics manufacturing. Anglia's suppliers include some of the world's leading electronic component brands, complemented by many smaller companies with leadership in their chosen technologies.

Anglia stocks over 1 billion components from over 900,000 product lines in the UK. Components from every supplier are stocked in depth and breadth for same-day dispatch. Anglia aims to streamline logistics and reduce customers' transaction costs through services that include KAN-BAN, EDI, and customer-dedicated inventory, while an accurate, on-time delivery performance is a vital goal for the company.

Technical support spans a sampling service that delivers over £150,000 worth of free evaluation parts each year and expert technical advice from well-trained product specialists and face-to-face guidance from field applications engineers. Both commercially and technically, management of industry legislation and component obsolescence are recognised as areas of vital importance to customers.

Anglia is driven by an ethic of ever-improving customer understanding and, as a privately owned business, aims to provide a fast, consistent and highly responsive service. Further information can be found at 

For further details please contact:

Michelene Hircock at Anglia, Sandall Road, Wisbech, PE13 2PS, UK.

Phone: +44 (0)1945 47 47 47; Web:; Email:

Press contact:

Peter van der Sluijs

Neesham PR

+44 (0) 1296 628180

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