Future Electronics and President Robert Miller Celebrates 20th Anniversary of APDC

Future Electronics, founded by Robert Miller in 1968, celebrates the 20th anniversary of its Asia Pacific Distribution Center (APDC).

Pointe Claire, Canada, January 10, 2016 --(PR.com)-- Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently observed the 20th anniversary of its Asia Pacific Distribution Center (APDC), opened in 1995.

Future Electronics was founded in Montreal in November of 1968 by Robert Miller, President. Today the company is recognized as one of the most respected and innovative companies in the industry. Robert Miller named the company based on his vision of always looking toward the future.

Strategically positioned in Singapore, Asia's established logistics hub, Future Electronics' Asia Pacific Distribution Center (APDC) is located right at Changi Airport, enabling same day shipments to be processed quickly and efficiently and extending order cut-off times. In addition, a newly designed automated material handling process, along with an upgraded warehouse management system, significantly reduces order processing times even further, with the ability to fulfill priority customer orders from receipt to shipment in a mere 15 minutes.

A highly sophisticated Warehouse Management System (WMS) controls the movement of the product and tracks it every step of the way. Every transaction is recorded and stored in our archives, from receipt to shipment. The company's state-of-the-art Transportation Management System (TMS) calculates precise transit time to each customer location, assuring that orders ship on the right day in order to meet customer delivery requirements. In addition, the organization's advanced Export Management System validates each Export order to ensure compliance with all relevant regulations.

For more information about the company, visit: www.FutureElectronics.com

About Future Electronics

Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, the company has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future's mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

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Director, Corporate Communications
Future Electronics
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Martin H. Gordon
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