HARTING Ltd. names Futura Electronics as Specialist Distributor of the Year for 2012

HARTING - Futura Electronics Specialist Distributor of the Year for 2012Futura Electronics has been nominated as Specialist Distributor of the Year for 2012 by HARTING Ltd, the UK operation of Europe’s leading manufacturer of electronics and electrical connectors.

Karen Miller, Electronics Distribution Manager for HARTING Ltd. in the UK, commented on the award: “Futura’s strategy of supporting customer design-ins and working closely with the HARTING team has resulted in a significant increase in sales over 2011 in what is generally a very difficult marketplace. As a relevant newcomer to the HARTING network, we continue to see them strengthening their position as a HARTING distributor.”

The HARTING Technology Group is skilled in the fields of electrical, electronic and optical connection, transmission and networking, as well as in manufacturing mechatronics and software creation. The Group uses these skills to develop customised solutions and services such as interconnectivity products for energy and data transmission applications, mechanical engineering, rail technology, wind energy plants, factory automation, and broadcast and surveillance technology.

HARTING connectors and network components are used in mechanical engineering and plant manufacturing, in automation systems, energy generation and distribution, and in electronic and telecommunication markets. Industrial connectors are also vital in construction machinery, rail vehicles and shipbuilding. HARTING offers Ethernet network components and cable systems for both indoor and outdoor networking applications involving power and data.

HARTING today employs a workforce of more than 3200 in 32 countries. For further information visit