Latest Press Releases


19 Oct 2017
RS Components kickstarts early IoT development on latest PSoC 6 MCUs, with advanced access to Cypress’ PSoC 6 BLE Pioneer Kit
RS Components kickstarts early IoT development on latest PSoC 6 MCUs, with advanced access to Cypress’ PSoC 6 BLE Pioneer Kit

RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), the global distributor for engineers, is making available the Pioneer Kit development platform for the PSoC® 6 MCU from Cypress Semiconductor Corp. PSoC 6 is purpose-built for the IoT with an ultra-low-power, flexible architecture and integrated security features required for next-generation IoT devices.

17 Oct 2017
RS Components expands portfolio with hundreds of parts for power transmission applications
RS Components expands portfolio with hundreds of parts for power transmission applications

RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), the global distributor for engineers, has announced a significant expansion of its portfolio for power transmission applications with the addition of components from two leading companies – Schaeffler and Timken – which are among the world’s biggest manufacturers of bearings and other components for deployment in power transmission systems.

16 Oct 2017
RS Components shares experience of Escape contestant, Neera Kukadia, following last night’s episode of new Channel 4 TV show about engineering
RS Components shares experience of Escape contestant, Neera Kukadia, following last night’s episode of new Channel 4 TV show about engineering

RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), the global distributor for engineers, has interviewed bright young engineer, Neera Kukadia, who appeared on last night’s episode of Escape – the new Channel 4 reality TV programme that brings together a small group of highly skilled engineers and drops them in some of the harshest natural environments across the globe.

13 Oct 2017
New pi-top modular laptop, launched today, available to order from RS Components
New pi-top modular laptop, launched today, available to order from RS Components

RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), the global distributor for engineers, is ready to supply the latest-generation pi-top modular laptop, launched today by the pi-top organisation, featuring enhancements to assist learning and boost usability.