Arrow named one of 'World's Most Admired Companies' for 14th consecutive year

By: InnovatioNews Wednesday March 12, 2014 Tags: Arrow Electronics, Englewood, Michael J. Long

Arrow Electronics logoENGLEWOOD - Arrow Electronics Inc. (NYSE: ARW) has been named to Fortune magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" for the 14th consecutive year, the company announced.

Arrow said it topped the list in the category of "Wholesalers: Electronics and Office Equipment" based on input from peers and industry influencers.

"Arrow is honored to be included once again on this prestigious list of top corporations and to be seen as the most respected by those in our industry," said Michael J. Long, Arrow's chairman, president and CEO.

"This recognition is a testament to Arrow's long-standing commitment to guiding innovation forward for our customers worldwide."

Ranked No. 141 among Fortune 500 companies, Arrow's customers include many of the world's leading innovators of technology used in homes, businesses and daily life.

Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for more than 100,000 original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers through a global network of more than 460 locations in 58 countries.

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