Arrow Electronics Receives Best Partnership Award from Advantech

  Arrow Electronics Receives Best Partnership Award from Advantech

Business Wire

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- December 17, 2013

Arrow Electronics Inc. (NYSE:ARW) today announced it is the recipient of
Advantech’s Best Partnership Award.

Advantech, a global leader in the intelligent systems market, presented the
award to Arrow during its recent 30^th World Partner Conference in Suzhou,
China.

The global award recognizes Arrow as Advantech’s top channel partner given its
large customer base and opportunity pipeline.

“Arrow was one of our first Premier Embedded Channel Partners in the United
States, and we have enjoyed over six years of a successful strategic
alliance,” said KC Liu, chairman and chief executive officer of Advantech.
“Given the high level of executive commitment with Arrow, we have been able to
realize growth that clearly outpaces the competition."

“This award is a testament to the hard work and commitment of the Arrow and
Advantech team in the marketplace,” said Brian Armstrong, vice president and
general manager of Arrow’s OEM Computing Solutions business. “We look forward
to continued collaboration and success with our Advantech partners.”

About Arrow Electronics

Arrow Electronics (www.arrow.com) is a global provider of products, services
and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and
enterprise computing solutions. 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 470 locations in 55
countries.

Contact:

Arrow Electronics
John Hourigan, 303-824-4586
jhourigan@arrow.com