Avnet Electronics Marketing Whitepaper Helps Engineers Make Industrial Touch a Reality

  Avnet Electronics Marketing Whitepaper Helps Engineers Make Industrial Touch
  a Reality

Business Wire

PHOENIX -- May 20, 2013

It’s time to realize your touch-screen dreams. With a new whitepaper, Making
Industrial Touch a Reality, Avnet Electronics Marketing, an operating group of
Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), offers design engineers the information that they
need to take industrial touch solutions from fantasy to reality.

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“Touch screens are everywhere, and Avnet has an extensive product portfolio
and unmatched expertise to incorporate them,” said Jim Beneke, vice president
of global technical marketing for Avnet Electronics Marketing. “This
whitepaper encapsulates that background for the design engineers who are
incorporating touch screens into industrial applications.”

Touch screen interfaces are becoming the de-facto standard for today’s
consumer appliances, phones, and entertainment devices. From tablets and
smartphones, to refrigerators and auto dashboards, consumers now expect a
touch-capable, interactive experience when interfacing with electronic
equipment.

The whitepaper can be downloaded at: http://bit.ly/10lOQq8

About Avnet Electronics Marketing

Avnet Electronics Marketing is an operating group of Phoenix-based Avnet, Inc.
that serves electronic original equipment manufacturers (EOEMs) and electronic
manufacturing services (EMS) providers in more than 70 countries, distributing
electronic components from leading manufacturers and providing associated
design-chain and supply-chain services. The group's website is located at
www.em.avnet.com.

About Avnet, Inc.

Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), a Fortune 500 company, is one of the largest
distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded
technology serving customers globally. Avnet accelerates its partners' success
by connecting the world's leading technology suppliers with a broad base of
customers by providing cost-effective, value-added services and solutions. For
the fiscal year ended June 30, 2012, Avnet generated revenue of $25.7 billion.
For more information, visit www.avnet.com.

Contact:

Avnet Electronics Marketing
Heidi Elliott, 480-643-7584
Public Relations
Heidi.Elliott@avnet.com