Top 50 Distributors 2015 - #6 Allied Electronics

Top 50 Distributors 2015 - #6 Allied Electronics. Established in 1928, Allied Electronics is a high service-level  distributor of automation and control products, electronic components, and electromechanical products with 48 sales offices serving the United States, Canada, and Mexico.


About Us

Global Reach, Individual Focus

Allied Electronics was originally established in 1928 as the radio parts distribution arm of Columbia Radio Corporation. Now, as a subsidiary of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), Allied has expanded into a global market. Still focused on each individual customer, however, Allied’s tradition of excellent service, combined with 99.9% order and shipping accuracy, delivers a powerful supply chain solution to meet the most stringent customer requirements.

Personal Expertise

Allied understands that customers are more than an account number; they are people first and customers second. Allied maintains local sales offices throughout North America to offer the personal expertise of dedicated account managers on a wide range of solutions. The Allied website,, offers more than 3 million products, making it a powerful tool for any engineer or purchaser.

Allied also distributes catalogs at no cost to customers who use both print and the web to place their orders.

Product Solutions

With more than 3 million products online - and more than 115,000 products featured in the Allied catalog - engineers and purchasers often look to Allied for prototyping due to its broad range of solutions from 300+ world-class suppliers. Allied’s relationship with those suppliers is a key strength in maintaining high standards in product availability. The breadth of goods offered means that Allied is able to provide solutions to a wide range of customers from all areas of industry and commerce.


Alllied ships from its centrally-located 357,000 foot distribution center in Fort Worth, Texas, and currently stocks more than 120,000 SKUs. The distribution center uses RF technology to accommodate paperless pick and put-away processes, allowing for same-day shipping on orders placed up to 10 PM ET.

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Where You Can Find Us
Allied Electronics
7151 Jack Newell Blvd. S,
Fort Wort, TX 76118

Founded in 1928
phone: 800-433-5700

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Additional Information
President: Scott McLendon
Company Headquarters:
Fort Worth, Texas
2013 Sales: $420 million
Locations: 48
Employees: 795
Company Website:


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