TE Connectivity Announces 2018 Asia-Pacific and Japan Distributor of the Year Award Winners

SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland – March 29, 2019 –TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, presented its 2018 Asia-Pacific Distributor of the Year Award to Arrow Electronics and Japan Distributor of the Year Award to Kyoritsu Dengyo Co. March 6 during an awards ceremony in Shanghai, China. TE recognizes top-performing distributors at the global and regional levels who excel in strategic categories that are matched to TE’s business initiatives and growth priorities. Each award winner demonstrated growth in sales and customer count and continued investments in product training for their sales representatives.

“I am proud of each partner’s achievements and their contributions to our regional distribution vision, strategy and business initiatives,” said Sean Miller, TE’s vice president, Global Channel Sales. “Arrow Electronics and Kyoritsu Dengyo Co. both achieved strong sales and customer growth through inventory, sales and marketing investments.”

“The teamwork and dedication displayed by Arrow Electronics and Kyoritsu Dengyo Co. were a large part of what made 2018 such a successful year,” said Yewei Dong, senior director, Asia Channel Sales at TE. “We applaud both of this year’s award winners and look forward to providing extraordinary customer experiences to our mutual customers in Asia-Pacific.”

Regional winners in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa will be announced in April and the Americas in May, following their respective Regional Summit events.


TE Connectivity Ltd. is a $14 billion global technology and manufacturing leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. For more than 75 years, our connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, have enabled advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications, and the home. With 80,000 employees, including more than 8,000 engineers, working alongside customers in approximately 140 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at www.te.com and on LinkedIn, Facebook, WeChat and Twitter.

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