Arrow's CSR Mission: Innovating Today

Arrow's CSR Mission: Innovating Today

Good ideas are everywhere. But innovators are rare. Innovators punch through the status quo to deliver a solution that is both practical and provides an exciting new solution. 

To identify innovators and guide them forward, Arrow partners with incubators, accelerators and technology competitions. We pursue these partnerships in the conviction that the organized process of iteration, presentation, mentorship and competition distills interesting ideas into real innovations that may benefit society and turns dreamers into entrepreneurs. 

Content from this campaign

Free Computer Recycling? Run Away!
Ads for “free computer recycling” make my skin crawl. Free, of course, sounds good to most people. But as with most “free” offers, there’s a catch. The catch in this case might not be obvious to the office or facility manager charged with simply getting rid of everything. Office moves happen, and the logistics and organizational details may well fall to...
Dec 16, 2015 3:35 PM ET
Arrow Electronics Fully Automates Dallas Value Recovery Facility
Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: ARW) has upgraded its Dallas Value Recovery facility, adding state-of-the-art automated equipment to further increase processing efficiency and chain-of-custody security. As a result of the upgrades, the facility’s IT asset...
Dec 11, 2015 9:15 AM ET
And I Barely Heard the "S" Word
I had a wonderful time at the recent Sustainatopia event here in Boston. But apart from the obvious root “sustain” in Sustainatopia, I heard little mention of the word. It’s not that sustainability is going out of fashion – it’s that the fundamental assumption that sustainability represents the core...
Dec 10, 2015 8:45 AM ET
E-waste Is Hazardous to Your Health
Short of a surgeon general’s warning on every piece of electronics, this report in Environmental Health Perspectives (EHP) should serve as ample admonition about the growing health consequences associated with electronics at their end of life. The peer-...
Dec 3, 2015 8:20 AM ET
E-Waste Infographic Makes a Splash
Arrow Value Recovery’s new E-waste infographic covers the causes behind the electronic waste challenge, how widespread e-waste is becoming, how consumers can affect a change, and how organizations can extend the useful life of electronic devices. E-waste makes the headlines daily, with tales of hazardous materials improperly tossed out, piled up, or left...
Nov 25, 2015 1:45 PM ET