Premier Farnell adds NVS Technologies AG’s GNSS/GPS Receiver Product Line


17th May 2012 – Premier Farnell (LSE:PFL) the leading multi-channel, high service distributor of electronic, electrical and maintenance, repair & operations (MRO) products, has announced a global agreement with NVS Technologies AG, a manufacturer of multi-constellation Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) receiver ICs and modules.


Through this arrangement, negotiated by NVS Technologies AG and its UK & Ireland Representative, Innovelec Solutions Ltd, Premier Farnell and its international subsidiaries including Newark element14, Farnellelement14 and element14, will now offer NVS Technologies’ leading professional grade GNSS receiver product line, suited for a wide range of professional tracking and timing equipment, from handheld devices to infrastructure systems.


Premier Farnell’s global customers will now be able to benefit from a wide range of evaluation kits, antennas, OEM Solutions and integrated satellite navigation receivers that reduce end-system cost and time‐to‐market. The devices are ideal for use in LBS and M2M systems, as well as time synchronisation applications such as Fleet management and machine control, Asset and personal tracking, Anti-theft systems, Surveillance and security systems, WiFi, WiMAX, LTE, GSM, and CDMA base station timing.


While global in scope, Premier Farnell recognises the individual needs of each market and has continued to internationalise its model accordingly. It trades locally as Farnell element14 in Europe, Newark element14 in North America and Farnell Newark in Brazil. Across Asia Pacific the business trades as element14.


For more information visit the website at Premier Farnell.