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RS Components completes nationwide ‘Tour de Branch’ bike ride to help fight the injustice of childhood cancer

RS Components (RS) embarked on an epic charity cycle ride on 8 June, covering 1,100 miles from Aberdeen to London, with an ambitious goal of raising £250,000 for Children with Cancer UK. More than 60 employees from RS took part in the ‘Tour de Branch’ challenge, which made its way …

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RS Components announces new global franchise agreement with Yageo for passive components

RS Components today announced a new global franchise agreement with Yageo, a world leader in passive components. A key product type now immediately available from RS is Yageo’s extensive portfolio of chip resistors, including general-purpose thick-film components and thin-film high-precision high-stability resistors; automotive-grade components; current sensing devices; resistor array networks; …

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RS Components supports Aberdeen University student team to develop energy-efficient car for global challenge

RS Components (RS) is supporting a student team from Aberdeen University building an ultra-energy-efficient car to compete in the global Shell Eco-marathon programme. RS is the headline sponsor for the team of around 50 students that make up PrototAU, and is providing financial and ongoing technical support to build the vehicle. …

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RS Components announces Bluetooth IoT design competition

RS Components (RS) has announced ‘Make With Mesh’, a new design challenge based around IoT Bluetooth technologies, in partnership with Cypress Semiconductor, a world-leading semiconductor maker and embedded solutions provider. The competition challenges creative minds to see what kind of projects they can come up with based around one, or …

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RS Components launches brand new series of ‘The DesignSpark Podcast’ – It’s Time for TechLOLogy!

RS Components (RS) has released a new series called ‘The DesignSpark Podcast’, which explores some of the hottest topics in tech through a mix of fun facts, exuberant stand-up, outlandish sketches and foot-tapping songs. The podcast offers excellent educational information on each technology, while also delivering a highly entertaining comedy …

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RS Components launch electrifying tour of Germany

Following on from a highly successful tour of the UK, RS Components (RS) is bringing together products from its world-leading technology partners, with the launch of an extensive roadshow across Germany. Managed by global roadshow expert Event Marketing Solutions (EMS), the tour will deliver an immersive and memorable experience to …

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RS Components partners with TE Connectivity to launch TE Learning Centre on DesignSpark

RS Components (RS)has partnered with TE Connectivity to launch the TE Learning Centre on DesignSpark, the global platform and community for design engineers. The courses will enable designers and engineers to obtain a fast overview of many advanced products, technologies and solutions. Available at www.rs-online.com/designspark/te-learning-centre, the TE Learning Centre provides easy …

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RS Components’ support for Young Enterprise expanded after two decades of involvement

RS Components (RS) has expanded its support for the 2019 Young Enterprise initiative. RS, which has been involved with the programme for almost 20 years, hosted a week-long workshop at both its Corby head offices and the RS Local branch in Watford. These workshops provided a great opportunity to inspire local talented …

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RS Components releases impact report highlighting success of STEM education strategy

RS Components (RS) has released a report highlighting the impact of its STEM education strategy, which was launched in December 2017 to raise awareness and demonstrate the company’s commitment to inspiring the next generation of engineers.  The STEM Education Impact Report 2018 covers the numerous activities RS has initiated and engaged with, resulting …

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RS Components achieves Phoenix Contact award for their outstanding performance in 2018

RS Components has been named as Phoenix Contact’s UK distribution partner of the year for Device Connections (DC) for exceptional sales growth and targeted marketing activities based around new product introductions throughout 2018. Jacquie Moylan-Emery, Commercial Supplier Manager from RS, said “We are truly delighted to receive this award – this …

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