Latest Press Releases


18 Jun 2014
Embedded Systems Designers Gain Low-cost Prototyping Platform from New Raspberry Pi Compute Module Development Kit, Now Available for pre-order from RS Components
12 Jun 2014
New 3D Systems printers available from RS Components bring faster print speeds and higher resolution to consumers and professionals
03 Jun 2014
Silicon Labs’ Touchstone analogue IC products now available from RS Components
27 May 2014
RS Components and Allied Electronics recognise Siemens, Phoenix Contact, Arduino and Schneider Electric with 2014 global supplier awards
21 May 2014
RS Components and Allied Electronics Open Order Books for Revolutionary New Red Pitaya Open-source Test and Measurement Platform
20 May 2014
Highly integrated variable-output DC/DC regulator modules available exclusively from RS Components save valuable board space
06 May 2014
RS Components forms global distribution alliance with PR electronics to deliver high-precision signal conditioning devices to process and maintenance engineers
30 Apr 2014
RS Components and FCT enter global distribution partnership to deliver enhanced accessibility on interconnect offering
22 Apr 2014
RS Components multi-layer ceramic capacitors minimise costs in general-purpose electronics applications
17 Apr 2014
LUXEON ultraviolet LEDs available from RS Components deliver industry’s highest power density
15 Apr 2014
Touchscreen display module starter kits available from RS Components enable portable, low power Raspberry Pi applications
11 Apr 2014
New digital magazine from RS Components brings latest news in automation and control
09 Apr 2014
RS Components now stocking starter kit for the industry’s most energy-friendly MCUs based on the ARM Cortex-M0+ core
08 Apr 2014
RS Components and Fairchild Semiconductor Collaborate to Offer Evaluation Boards in DesignSpark PCB Format
04 Apr 2014
RS Components offers exclusive availability on TE Connectivity resistor lab kits
31 Mar 2014
RS Components expands wireless connectivity solutions for Raspberry Pi
18 Mar 2014
RS Components announces first PCB Quote service partners in Asia Pacific for DesignSpark PCB toolNew partnerships with Huaqiang and P-Ban will help design engineers in Asia shorten concept-to-prototype cycle from months to weeks
18 Mar 2014
RS Components signs exclusive global deal with Red Pitaya to distribute revolutionary new open-source test and measurement instrument
05 Mar 2014
RS Components introduces Panasonic POSCAP and OS-CON capacitors offering low ESR and extended life capabilities across a broad range of applications
11 Dec 2013
RS Components Supports Engineers on the Move with Handy Reference Mobile App
03 Dec 2013
RS Components and RepRapPro distribution deal brings affordable 3D printing technology to engineers worldwide
27 Nov 2013
Cloud Lifts with Availability of New Wireless Arduino Board from RS Components
25 Nov 2013
RS Components Bolsters Support for Taiwan Semiconductor in Global Distribution Pact
15 Nov 2013
RS Components completes global implementation of Live Chat service
22 Oct 2013
RS Components Further Enhances Customer Online Experience with Latest Website Upgrades
08 Oct 2013
RS Components Releases Exclusive Arduino Robot Video Tutorials
25 Sep 2013
RS Components brings 3D design capability to all engineers with DesignSpark Mechanical
14 Aug 2013
New Raspberry Pi Bundles from RS Components Deliver Reduced Purchase Price for Programming Enthusiasts
30 May 2013
RS Components stocks Amphenol HD-BNC™ family to deliver high-density connectivity for high definition requirements
15 May 2013
Raspberry Pi Camera Module Now Shipping from RS Components
30 Apr 2013
RS Components Partners with Philips Lumileds in Global Distribution Deal
17 Apr 2013
New Feature-rich DesignSpark PCB Version 5.0 from RS Components Delivers Time Saving and Error Reduction Benefits to Design Engineers
26 Mar 2013
RS Components is shipping the new Raspberry Pi Model A in Asia Pacific
18 Mar 2013
RS Components Announces "Share Your Story" Competition Winner
13 Mar 2013
RS Components Exceeds 300,000 Download Milestone for its 3D CAD Model Programme
26 Feb 2013
RS Components Supports Rapid Prototyping with Availability of New mbed Application Board
10 Jan 2013
RS Components Enhances Its 3D CAD Model Selection Tools for Engineers
19 Dec 2012
RS Components Launches DesignSpark chipKIT™ Challenge 2013 for Asia Pacific
12 Dec 2012
RS Components Launches New Asia Pacific Brand Campaign
16 Oct 2012
RS Components Unveils Major Electronics Design Innovations and Reinforces Position as Leading Online Resource Hub for Global Engineering Community
19 Sep 2012
RS Components clinches global distribution deal with FCI Electronics
13 Sep 2012
RS Components and Allied Electronics recognised for global distribution excellence by Phoenix Contact
08 Aug 2012
RS Components and the SMC Corporation extend world-wide partnership to offer 4,600 pneumatic products to the Australian and New Zealand automation industry
24 Jul 2012
RS Components helps resolve mining issues with rapid response delivery of automation and control products
04 Jul 2012
RS Components voted Best eCommerce Distributor 2012 in China
14 Jun 2012
RS Components adds over 2,000 new automation and control 3D CAD models to its extensive online library
21 May 2012
RS Components adds new TE Utilux connectors to expand its ANZ connector range
10 Apr 2012
RS Components Launches 2012 Catalogue in Print and Digital Formats in Asia Pacific
14 Feb 2012
RS Components furthers investment in Asia Pacific with the addition of over 80,000 best-selling products stocked across the region
29 Nov 2011
RS Components launches global DesignSpark chipKIT Challenge
17 Nov 2011
RS Components Launches First Industry Standard Packaging Facility in China and Asia Pacific
16 Nov 2011
RS Components scoops new distributor award from Molex
16 Nov 2011
RS Components and SMC sign new global trading agreement
10 Nov 2011
RS Components is highly commended at the Australian Service Excellence Awards
20 Oct 2011
RS Components drops prices on more than 70,000 electronics components in Australia and New Zealand
29 Sep 2011
RS Components wins prestigious customer contact centre award in China
26 Jul 2011
RS Components Targets Indonesia's Burgeoning Online Market with Launch of eCommerce Website in Bahasa Indonesia
04 Jul 2011
RS Components Announces Local Partnership with Renesas Electronics to Benefit China Customers
27 Jun 2011
RS Components reduces design time for engineers by publishing 30,000 3D CAD models to 14 syndicated communities and web sites
27 Jun 2011
RS Components make 3D CAD models available in SpaceClaim format to enable direct modelling for faster design
27 Jun 2011
RS Components announce launch of PCB converter module for Google SketchUp, providing eCAD tools with a 3D dimension
16 Jun 2011
RS Components Recognised As Top Distributor for Third Consecutive Year
26 Apr 2011
RS Components upgrades DesignSpark PCB with 3D
19 Apr 2011
TE Connectivity and Texas Instruments Garner Top Asia Pacific Awards from RS Components
19 Apr 2011
RS Components doubles size of Shanghai warehouse & will double number of product lines in China and Asia Pacific
19 Apr 2011
RS Components launches new 2011 product range in print, digital (USB) and online formats
18 Apr 2011
Tektronix Adds RS Components to Extended European Distribution Channel
18 Apr 2011
RS Components and Allied Electronics Named Global Distributor of the Year by Crydom
14 Apr 2011
RS Finalises EAO Distribution Agreement
04 Apr 2011
RS Components Increases OLED Choice from Osram Opto Semiconductors
30 Mar 2011
RS Components Launches Industry First Electronics Magazine iPad App
14 Mar 2011
RS boosts medical design with over 500 new products and enhanced website
14 Mar 2011
RS Components and APEM agree new commercial partnership
14 Mar 2011
RS increases Amphenol range to over 9,000 electromechanical connectors
15 Feb 2011
RS Expands Panasonic Product Offering
28 Jan 2011
RS Components Opens New Office in Kuala Lumpur
26 Jan 2011
RS Components announces extended range of engineers' bench-top instruments from Tektronix
23 Nov 2010
RS Components to strengthen its China's e-Commerce business
12 Nov 2010
RS Components named "Engineers Favourite International Distributor" by EDN China
08 Nov 2010
RS Expands its RS Brand Range with High Quality Passive Products
01 Nov 2010
RS Components and Crydom Reach a Global Distributor Agreement
12 Oct 2010
RS increases Frequency Control range
27 Sep 2010
RS launches 4,000 more electronic components from Vishay Intertechnology
06 Sep 2010
RS Components closes SEA deal with Tektronix for test and measurement products
30 Aug 2010
RS Components Wins at the 2010 ESM China Reader Satisfaction Awards
06 Jul 2010
RS Components launches new design resources and unrivalled gateway to connect engineers
09 Jun 2010
RS expands its range of International Rectifier Semiconductors
25 May 2010
RS announces over 750 new electronic components from STMicroelectronics
08 Apr 2010
RS Components Inks Asia Pacific Distributor Agreement with Molex Incorporated for Interconnect Products
29 Mar 2010
RS Components Launches New 2010 Catalogue
11 Mar 2010
RS launches 1,200 SANYO semiconductor products
10 Mar 2010
RS introduces new range of Harwin connectors to its growing portfolio of electronic components
25 Feb 2010
RS increases its Tyco Electronics portfolio with over 4100 new products
26 Jan 2010
RS adds 900 more Fairchild Semiconductor devices
21 Dec 2009
RS adds over 1,100 more Microchip devices
15 Dec 2009
OSRAM appoints RS as exclusive catalogue distributor for ORBEOS OLED lighting panel
26 Nov 2009
RS Components Shows Strong Improvement in Sales in the Asia Pacific Region in 2009
23 Nov 2009
RS unveils largest range of interconnection solutions by introducing 2,300 new products from Molex
11 Sep 2009
RS boosts Power Supplies range with over 200 new TRACOPOWER products
10 Sep 2009
Agilent Technologies announces RS Components as Distributor in Asia for Test and Measurement Products
26 Jun 2009
RS Components provides Asia Pacific engineers the largest stocked Texas Instruments devices
08 May 2009
Tyco Electronics Appoints RS Components as Global Strategic Distribution Partner in Asia Pacific
08 May 2009
RS Components Launches New 2009 Catalogue in Asia Pacific
30 Apr 2009
Microchip selects RS Components as supplier for product samples
20 Mar 2008
RS Components Launches New Website and Catalogue
06 Feb 2008
Electrocomponents gains recognition for their approach to sustainability
18 May 2007
RS Components Appoints LA Choong as Regional General Manager, North Asia
03 Apr 2007
RS Components and OSRAM Opto Semiconductors GmbH announce a sales partnership agreement
20 Nov 2006
RS Named 'Global Catalogue Distributor of the Year' by HARTING Technology Group
09 Nov 2006
RS Components Appoints Richard Huxley as Regional General Manager, Asia
13 Oct 2006
RS Components Launches the New Fluke 975 AirMeter in Asia

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