ELP Gold Leader - Arrow Electronics


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Arrow Electronics
Member since 2015

Arrow Electronics guides innovation forward for over 150,000 of the world’s leading manufacturers of technology used in homes, business and daily life. With 2017 sales of $26.6 billion, Arrow aggregates electronics and enterprise computing solutions for customers and suppliers in industrial and commercial markets. The company maintains a network of more than 345 locations serving over 80 countries. Learn more at FiveYearsOut.com.

In 2017, Arrow re-launched its former Global Reverse Logistics, Arrow Value Recovery, as Sustainable Technology Solutions. Arrow now provides a portfolio of services to address electronics sustainability, including sustainable device design, IT asset disposition, data center decommissioning, managed deployment, reverse supply chain logistics, equipment refurbishment and enterprise device lifecycle management. 

As part of the Sustainable Technology Solutions initiatives, Arrow also launched an innovative Environmental Scorecard tool for North American customers; allowing those customers to track their diversion rates, greenhouse gas emissions savings, hazardous wastes avoidances, and the amount of materials recovered. Through this tool, we tracked:

  • Diversion Rate: 6,284,366 devices processed.
  • Greenhouse Gas Emissions Savings: 375,761 tons of CO2eq.
  • Hazardous Waste Avoided: 9,507 tons.
  • Materials Recovered: 6,535 tons.