Latest Press Releases


12 Apr 2018
New DesignSpark Toolbox app from RS Components available on iOS, Android and Windows
New DesignSpark Toolbox app from RS Components available on iOS, Android and Windows

RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), the global distributor for engineers, has unveiled a new app for iOS, Android and Windows devices. The DesignSpark Toolbox app is available to download free-of-charge, and provides a singlepoint of access to common electronic reference materials, calculation and conversion tools in an easy-to-use format for electronics design engineers, makers and students.

1 Mar 2018
RS Components Appointed by Rockwell Automation as First eCommerce Partner in China
RS Components Appointed by Rockwell Automation as First eCommerce Partner in China

RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE: ECM), the global distributor for engineers, announces its eDistribution partnership with Rockwell Automation (China) Co. Ltd., the China subsidiary of Rockwell Automation Inc., one of the world’s largest manufacturers of industrial automation and information technology. RS China will work with Rockwell Automation as its first eCommerce partner in China to make the broadest portfolio of Rockwell’s flagship Allen Bradley automation control products readily available in one of the fastest-growing markets worldwide.

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.