Latest Press Releases


13 Jan 2020
RS supports future skills with Data Academy initiative
RS supports future skills with Data Academy initiative

RS Components (RS) the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), the global multi-channel provider of industrial and electronic products and solutions, has demonstrated an investment in the future skills and capabilities of its employees with the launch of a Data Academy, which allows participants to learn vital data visualisation skills, arming them with valuable knowledge for the current and future state of this rapidly evolving industry.

10 Jan 2020
Latest episode of DesignSpark’s ‘The Engineering Edge’ podcast explores how technology keeps a 180-year-old theme park progressive
Latest episode of DesignSpark’s ‘The Engineering Edge’ podcast explores how technology keeps a 180-year-old theme park progressive

RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE: ECM), a global multi-channel provider of industrial and electronic products and solutions, has released episode 2 of ‘The Engineering Edge’ podcast, an original series from the DesignSpark engineering community. In this latest episode, Professor Lucy Rogers PhD investigates how everyday technology has given the UK's oldest theme park a modern boost to keep it popular and relevant for visitors.

9 Jan 2020
RS Components launches Allen-Bradley PLC starter kits for  machine and motion control systems
RS Components launches Allen-Bradley PLC starter kits for machine and motion control systems

RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE: ECM), a global multi-channel provider of industrial and electronic products and solutions, has introduced two programmable logic controller (PLC) starter packs from industrial automation specialist Allen-Bradley, part of the Rockwell Automation group.

7 Jan 2020
RS Components unveils major expansion of RS PRO  hand-tool portfolio with ability to purchase individual devices
RS Components unveils major expansion of RS PRO hand-tool portfolio with ability to purchase individual devices

RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE: ECM), a global multi-channel provider of industrial and electronic products and solutions, has announced a huge expansion of its RS PRO hand tools range, enabling maintenance engineers to purchase individual devices not previously available. The portfolio will see a significant increase with more than 300 new lines to complement the existing RS PRO toolkit offerings.