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Avnet & TE: Helping startups get their ideas to market

Most startups face a long and exciting journey from idea to product, and from product to market. It can be fraught with complications ranging from finding the right components to designing for manufacturability to creating a supply chain when your product takes off globally.

Armed with decades of experience scaling hardware, Avnet guides startups to success.

Hanhaa turned to Avnet to take their reusable, intelligent parcel tracking service through the design process. We got them to volume production in just 3 years, working with TE Connectivity to design a custom antenna to get it done. Read full story.

Whether you’re still forming your product idea or shaping your global production plan, we have resources at the ready to help you at any stage of product development:


Look to our 1 million online community members or in-person experts to help you figure out the technical requirements of product development.

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Find the resources—whether its product information, components, engineering support or customized solutions—to bring your product to life.

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We help you select the best components for your solution from a range of authorized suppliers.

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We’ll make sure manufacturing is done right, whether we do it ourselves or find the right partner for you.

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We can make everything local for you, wherever you need it. We’ll help you design in one region and expand your market opportunity in another.

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We help you get ahead of your end of life, regulatory and technical support/repair needs. You’ll save time and money through single sourcing.

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Read how Avnet guided Hanhaa from idea to volume production in just 3 years

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Solutions from TE Connectivity

TE collaborates with engineers to transform their concepts into creations, redefining what's possible

Learn More is a project-based online community for anyone who wants to learn about programming and building hardware


Join the discussion-based community where engineers solve each others’ technical and design challenges. See projects that other engineers are working on, learn from their experiences and from online training and get help optimizing your designs.


Connect with Makers and Partners in a collaborative environment that showcases new products and encourages knowledge sharing at every product stage.