The European Distribution Award honors the best distribution partners in Europe. The annual evaluation is based on four categories: business development, inventory management, contractual terms, and operational excellence. Rutronik was able to convince despite increased requirements and is rated top volume distributor. The best possible rating was reached in the categories of contractual terms and operational excellence. The company also performed well in terms of mid-term turnover growth.
„Receiving the European Distribution Award in Gold again confirms that we continue to set standards with our performance and commitment. We greatly appreciate this recognition, especially considering the challenges that 2020 has brought for the entire industry. We like to intensify the cooperation with our partner TDK and continue on the path we have chosen to provide existing and new customers with technologically high-quality products. Combined with our expertise in component procurement, technical consulting, and logistics, we can offer our customers a unique portfolio of services“, explains Markus Krieg, Chief Marketing Officer at Rutronik.
Dietmar Jäger, Head of TDK‘s Global Distributor Division, adds: „We have raised our requirements in the evaluation. In this context and the difficult market conditions, Rutronik‘s performance deserves special mention. The second award in a row proves that our trustful cooperation with Rutronik is successful and that the company is a competent partner for existing as well as new customers.“