FORT WORTH, TX, TEXAS, Oct. 16, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Allied Electronics, a trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), announced today that their 2015 Catalog is now available. This latest edition adds 7 new suppliers and 8,000 new products to Allied's portfolio, making it an important desktop tool, especially when used in conjunction with Allied's extensive eCommerce website,

"Designed to allow customers to easily browse, research, and compare a wide range of products, this new catalog offers our most extensive new product portfolio ever," said Picky Malhotra, Director of Content and Catalog. "It features a number of new suppliers, including Brady, Balluff, Cynergy3 Components, Dwyer Instruments, Rigol Technologies, Rittal, and 3D Systems. In addition, we've added many new products from long-time partners such as Amphenol, APEM, Apex Tool Group, Harting, ISO-Tech, Lascar Electronics, Leader Tech, SMC, and more."

The 2015 Catalog features sections devoted to Automation and Control, IP &E, Test & Measurement, Power, Assembly, Enclosures, and Optoelectronics.

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About Allied Electronics

Allied Electronics is a high service level, authorized distributor of industrial automation products, electronic components, and electromechanical products with 47 sales offices serving the United States, Mexico, and Canada. With more than three million parts online and more than 120,000 products featured in the Allied Catalog, engineers and purchasers often look to Allied for a broad range of product solutions from more than 300 world-class suppliers. Allied Electronics and RS Components are trading brands of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), the global distributor for engineers headquartered in Oxford, England.

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About RS Components

RS Components and Allied Electronics are the trading brands of Electrocomponents plc, the global distributor for engineers, headquartered in Oxford, England. 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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