Allied Electronics Updates Newsroom

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FORT WORTH, Texas, April 16, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Allied Electronics, a trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), recently updated its newsroom at The new Allied newsroom provides more information to news seekers and is designed to be more interactive, giving users the ability to easily share or receive news via a variety of social media.

In addition to press releases, the new Allied newsroom includes:

• Latest news announcements and featured stories
• Allied commercials and videos
• Allied timeline and history
• Executive team bios
• Subscribing options, including RSS feed and email alerts
• Social media links to easily share news stories, including Facebook, Twitter and YouTube

"The new Allied newsroom offers consumers and the media more information, so they can easily stay abreast of what's happening at Allied," says Elisa Weber, director of marketing at Allied. "The interactive tools allow users to subscribe to the news they are interested in receiving from Allied, so they can have the most up-to-date news at their fingertips."

The updated Allied newsroom can be found at

About Allied Electronics

Allied Electronics, a trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), is a distributor of electronic components and electromechanical products. Allied Electronics is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer (m/f/v/d) committed to diversity and employs approximately 800 people in its Fort Worth corporate office and 50-plus sales offices across the United States and Canada. Allied seeks high-energy professionals and individuals with distribution backgrounds who enjoy being a part of a successful team.

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CONTACT: Misty Robinson 817-595-8566

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