Avnet EM adds supply chain app for Android users

Phoenix, Ariz. — Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas, a business region of Avnet, Inc., offers a new application that allows customers who use Android phones to instantly check their order status and supply chain activity. Avnet’s Supply Chain Central (SCC) application is now available for free download from the Android Market.

This follows the announcement of Avnet’s iPhone compatible application for SCC customers who now can view their supply chain activities on the go through either iPhone or Android phones. This includes the ability to view order status by purchase order number, sales control number, manufacturer name or part number, ship date, invoice number and more. Users also have access to order details and can track shipments from FedEx and UPS.

“Avnet’s ability to manage our customer’s supply chain engagements is second to none,” stated Chuck Delph, senior vice president of sales, Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas. “Our SCC Android application, like our iPhone application, provides our customers with the ability to manage their supply chain on the fly; making sure that wherever they are, Avnet is there to support them.”

Customers must have an Avnet user ID and password to access their account, which can be set up through