In recognition of its exceptional revenue and growth performance, Rutronik Elektronische Bauelemente GmbH has received the "Distributor of the Year 2016" award from SEGGER Microcontroller GmbH & Co. KG.
"Rutronik is our solution provider – customers expect comprehensive and professional service from a single source. This is precisely what sets our partnership apart and what the Rutronik Team has demonstrated in impressive style. Congratulations!" says Harald Schober, Director Sales Marketing at SEGGER.
Rutronik has been a global SEGGER distribution partner for over ten years. After focusing initially on the J-Link debug probe, Rutronik now supplies the entire SEGGER product range, which provides answers to all the challenges faced by embedded developers. With IDE SEGGER Embedded Studio, the leading debug probe J-Link, the high-performance RTOS and a comprehensive family of middleware as well as the Flasher range of programming tools, the entire design flow is covered. "The highly-integrated development tools from SEGGER provide developers with the best quality and local support at outstanding prices. The tools and components are also straightforward to use – It simply works! Consequently, SEGGER is the focus partner for Rutronik in the area of hardware and software development tools as well as middleware for embedded systems," explains Finn Boëtius, Product Sales Manager Microcontroller at Rutronik.
About Rutronik (www.rutronik.com)
Rutronik Elektronische Bauelemente GmbH is the third largest distributor in Europe (European Distribution Report 2016) and the number eleven worldwide (Global Purchasing, May 2016). The broadline distributor supplies semiconductors, passive and electromechanical components as well as boards, storage, displays & wireless products. The company's primary target markets are the automotive, medical, industrial, home appliance, energy and lighting industries. The ranges RUTRONIK EMBEDDED, RUTRONIKSMART, RUTRONIK POWER and RUTRONIK AUTOMOTIVE provide customers with specific products and services in groups tailored to the respective applications. Expert technical support for product development and design-in, individual logistics and supply chain management solutions as well as comprehensive services complete its scope of performance.
The company, founded by Helmut Rudel in 1973 in Ispringen, Germany, now has over 70 subsidiaries in Europe, Asia and the Americas. Rutronik employs more than 1,400 staff worldwide and achieved Group sales of 820 million euros in the fiscal year 2015.