Prestigious Gold Level 2020 TTI Europe Supplier Excellence Award

This award represents the highest possible recognition of suppliers’ efforts to build stronger partnerships, improve quality performance, and provide excellent customer service and marks the fourth such honor for AVX within the past five years.
Pictured Above – Left: Pascal Dubois (AVX) | Right: Joerg Frodl (TTI:Europe)

FOUNTAIN INN, S.C. (August 16, 2021) – AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer and supplier of advanced electronic components and interconnect, sensor, control, and antenna solutions, has received a Gold Level 2020 TTI Europe Supplier Excellence Award, marking the fourth time the company has earned this prestigious honor in the past five years. Bestowed by TTI, Inc., the world’s leading authorized specialty distributor of interconnect, passive, and electromechanical (IP&E) components, the award recognizes AVX for having successfully fulfilled many key quality performance metrics designed to elevate supplier and distributor performance in order to achieve maximum customer satisfaction in Europe.

TTI’s Supplier Excellence Awards represent the highest possible recognition of a supplier’s annual performance with regard to quality acceptance, ship-to-commit delivery date, effective business systems, ease of doing business, and both the quality and efficacy of field employee and management relationships. The Gold Level 2020 TTI Europe Supplier Excellence Award specifically honors AVX for the successful fulfillment of critical performance metrics including on-time delivery, receiving quality, customer-reported quality, administrative quality, operations and business systems, and sales and management support.

“We are very pleased to announce that AVX has again been recognized amongst the top achievers in our annual TTI Europe Supplier Excellence Award Program, marking four years of award-winning performance in the last five years,” said Geoff Breed, Vice President, Marketing, TTI Europe. “This significant achievement not only represents the hard work and dedication of AVX employees; it also represents the company’s comprehensive commitment to operational excellence and delivering outstanding customer service and satisfaction, which are qualities we’re very grateful to have in our supplier partners.”

“We are thrilled to have earned our fourth TTI Europe Supplier Excellence Award in five years,” said Alex Schenkel, AVX’s Senior Vice President of Global Sales. “Our employees take great pride in their work and consistently strive to exceed quality performance standards, provide exceptional customer service, and ensure customer satisfaction. As such, every one of us here at AVX is proud to have contributed to the success that earned this latest honor, especially given the many unique challenges that 2020 had in store. We look forward to both maintaining and improving upon the many quality performance metrics recognized by this annual award, as well as to another year of providing the TTI team with high-level support worthy of our longstanding and highly valued supplier partnership.”

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About TTI
TTI, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway company, is an authorized, specialty distributor of electronic components. Founded in 1971, the emphasis on a broad and deep product portfolio, available-to-sell inventory and sophisticated supply chain programs have established TTI as a distributor of choice to manufacturers in the industrial, defense, aerospace, transportation, medical, and communications sectors worldwide. TTI and its wholly owned subsidiaries, the TTI Family of Companies, Mouser Electronics, Sager Electronics, and TTI Semiconductor Group employ over 7,000 people in more than 133 locations throughout North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Africa. Globally, the company maintains over 2 million square feet of dedicated warehouse space housing over 850,000 component part numbers. For more information about TTI, visit