Latest Press Releases


1 Nov 2017
RS Components appoints Chris Poullaos as Country Manager for Australia and New Zealand
RS Components appoints Chris Poullaos as Country Manager for Australia and New Zealand

RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), the global distributor for engineers, has appointed Chris Poullaos as Country Manager for Australia and New Zealand. The appointment supports the company’s ongoing commitment to become first choice for its customers and suppliers by delivering a one-stop solution, powered by technology, innovation and data-led insight that fulfils the needs of engineers and procurement officers in the industrial and electronics sectors.

24 Oct 2017
New pi-top modular laptop, launched recently, available to order from RS Components
New pi-top modular laptop, launched recently, available to order from RS Components

RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), the global distributor for engineers, is ready to supply thelatest-generation pi-top modular laptop, launched recently by the pi-top organisation, featuring enhancements to assist learning and boost usability.

21 Sep 2017
RS Components appoints Frank Lee as Regional Vice President, Asia Pacific
RS Components appoints Frank Lee as Regional Vice President, Asia Pacific

RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), the global distributor for engineers, has announced the recent appointment of Frank Lee as Regional Vice President, Asia Pacific, who will lead and advance the strategic growth initiatives for RS in Asia Pacific. The appointment supports the region’s commitment to be the leading one-stop solution provider offering products from industrial to electronics, powered by technology, innovation and data-led insight.

26 Jul 2017
RS Components introduces new Intel® Movidius™ Neural Compute Stick for deep-learning projects with ultra-low-power consumption
RS Components introduces new Intel® Movidius™ Neural Compute Stick for deep-learning projects with ultra-low-power consumption

RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), the global distributor for engineers, today announced the sale of the Intel® Movidius™Neural Compute Stick (NCS), which is the newest development tool for ultra-low-power deep-learninginference. The tool enables developers to develop and prototype artificial intelligence (AI) applications to a broad range of devices at the edge in a convenient USB form factor.