Arrow Electronics Completes $317M Computerlinks Acquisition

Englewood, Colorado-based electronics distributor Arrow Electronics said today that it has completed its acquisition of Computerlinks, a German value-added distributor. Arrow Electronics said it paid approximately $317M for Computerlinks, which is expected to have 2013 sales of $966 million. Arrow said the buy will help expand its geographic footprint and product offerings. Computerlinks was based in Munich, Germany.