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PaperworldAtlanta - GA

Our trade fairs lead the world in the consumer goods, textiles, architecture, technology and design as well as automotive technology sectors.

The National Office Products Alliance (NOPA) fosters growth and improved profitability among independent U.S. and Canadian office products dealers and their key business partners. NOPA does this through delivery of leading edge government advocacy, dealer performance benchmarking services and online business resources and tools, as well as through its leadership of standards development and other industry initiatives.

BIFMA InternationalGrand Rapids - MI

For 35 years, BIFMA has been the voice of the commercial furniture industry. We sponsor development of the standards, and we are the standard-bearer, for safety and performance. Join--so we can lead for the next 35 years.

The Business Solutions Association is comprised of wholesalers, manufacturers and manufacturers’ representatives whose mission to provide a forum for the development of strategic and synergistic solutions to enhance the sale and distribution of business related products and services. BSA strives to develop high industry standards, best practices and technological advances to promote the growth and success of its members. It’s goal is promote the growth of the industry, foster communication, observe fair practices and ethical conduct.

Kids In NeedDayton - OH

The Kids In Need Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization founded in 1995. The Foundation's mission is to ensure that every child is prepared to learn and succeed by providing free school supplies nationally to students most in need.

City of HopeLos Angeles - CA

Ranked as one of “America’s Best Hospitals” in cancer and urology by U.S.News & World Report, City of Hope is a pioneer in the fields of hematopoietic cell transplantation and genetics. Designated as a Comprehensive Cancer Center, the highest honor bestowed by the National Cancer Institute, City of Hope's research and treatment protocols advanc

School & Office NetworkCenterville - OH

The School and Office Products Network provides a forum for manufacturers, buyers, and school and office service companies to come together and grow. The network offers a variety of membership benefits including proprietary and industry research, educational opportunities, membership discounts and industry-specific news. Our goal is to provide members with opportunities to partner together, utilize expanded resources and reduce costs within their business.

The NPD Group, Inc.Port Washington - NY

Corporate Profile:The NPD Group is the leading global provider of consumer and retail information for a wide range of industries. NPD provides more information across more industries than any other market research company.

SP RichardsSmyrna - GA

S.P. Richards Company, headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia is one of North America's leading business products wholesalers. We distribute over 30,000 business products to a network of over 7,000 resellers in the United States and Canada from a network of 44 Distribution Centers. Included among these distribution centers are S.P. Richards Company's computer supplies subsidiary, HorizonUSA, headquartered in Reno, Nevada and S.P. Richards Canada, headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia.

United Stationers Inc. is a leading North American wholesale distributor of business products, with 2008 net sales of $5.0 billion. The company stocks over 100,000 items from approximately 1,000 manufacturers. This includes a broad and deep selection of technology products, office products, office furniture, janitorial and breakroom supplies, and industrial products

For years, CIS has been enabling independent dealers to thrive within an increasingly competitive marketplace. By safeguarding dealers’ independent approach, while emphasizing collaborative best practices in sales and marketing, as well as international buying power, you too can position your organization to succeed against the competitive challenges that all independents face. CIS has several membership options, each tuned to provide the best benefits for your organization. Our process begins with our first contact with a potential dealer recruit, leading to a report provided to the respective dealer on its specific projected benefits. We look forward to discussing our services and your specific needs with you in greater detail.

WorkPlace Furnishings, Inc. is the premier office furniture dealer buying, marketing, training, and dealer support group in the U.S. From our roots as a small assembly of networking dealers formed in 1963, we have grown to 250 plus member sales and showroom locations across the country. The Company offers its dealer members a broad range of compelling programs and select services - covering key aspects of dealer operations - to provide dealers a competitive edge.

is.GroupIndianapolis - IN 

Founded in 1977, is.group is a leading global organization providing marketing support and purchasing power for the independent office products dealer. The organization’s over 500 members are located throughout the U.S. and in 3 foreign countries. Collectively, is.group members produce $2.5 billion in end-user sales from small to mid-sized businesses.

TriMega GroupRosemont - IL

TriMega Purchasing Association is a not-for-profit member owned co-operative focused on the success of our independent dealer members. Dedicated to the business of office products, computer supplies, and office furniture TriMega's approximately 585 member companies each range in annual sales from $1M to over $80 million.

Office Partners IncBirmingham - AL

Office Partners, Inc strides to provide the best possible vendor and marketing programs available for the least amount of money to the independent dealer in addition, to the rebates we also distribute. We also communicate information to the dealers that help them compete and keep them about the happenings within the office supply industry. Finally we want to stand above all other groups with the most up to date technologies available.

The Bennett GroupHenrietta - NY

The Bennett Group, Inc. is the nation's only privately-held firm that specializes in the development, production and presentation of educational products and services for the direct mail industry.

AIMEDWalnut - CA

It was a blustery day in Chicago more than 30 years ago when several determined business leaders gathered with a vision for all independent mailing equipment dealers. What was initially envisioned as a channel to facilitate the buying and selling of parts and equipment apart from an industry giant has grown into an association more than 300 dealerships strong!

IFMA is the world’s largest and most widely recognized international association for professional facility managers, supporting more than 19,500 members in 60 countries. The association’s members, represented in 125 chapters and 16 councils worldwide, manage more than 37 billion square feet of property and annually purchase more than US$100 billion in products and services. Formed in 1980, IFMA certifies facility managers, conducts research, provides educational programs, recognizes facility management certificate programs and produces World Workplace, the world’s largest facility management conference and exposition.

NSSEASilver Spring - MD

The National School Supply and Equipment Association (NSSEA) is the leading trade organization for the educational products marketplace. NSSEA puts the collective experience of the most successful school industry businesses in the world at your fingertips. Over 1,500 companies of all sizes that produce and deliver every type of product you find in an education environment (manufacturer, publisher, wholesaler, distributor, retailer, and independent supplier representative) are represented by NSSEA.

The Int'l Imaging Technology Council (Int'l ITC) is a not-for-profit 501 (c) (6) trade association that represents the interests of the world's imaging supplies industry, including office-machine retail and repair, office-supply retail and remanufacturing, computer retail, repair and networking companies and all related industry suppliers.

With over 500 members across Canada and the U.S., we provide programs and services that assist members in their day-to-day business, including: Networking Events,Courier & Freight Rates,Merchant Rates,EDI Solutions,Scholarships,Industry Source Guide and Product Training. Membership is open to companies engaged in the production, distribution and/or sale of business products, including office supplies, stationery, office furniture, office equipment, office machines and related items.

ISSA HeadquartersLincolnwood - IL

Since 1980, SSWA has been a leading professional association for wholesalers and manufacturers of cleaning and maintenance products. Our members understand the economics of using wholesalers for more efficient and effective distribution. Our primary purpose is to help distributors of sanitary supply and maintenance products profit by association with SSWA members.

Distributor Partners of America (DPA) is a member-driven marketing and buying organization of close-knit high volume distributors in the Janitorial, Sanitary, Paper, Packaging, and Safety Equipment & Clothing industries who work with their DPA partner suppliers for mutual sales and group distribution benefits.Founded in September 2000 by 67 distributors (a spin-off from another group), DPA is currently comprised of over 200+ independent high-volume partner distributors with 100+ partner vendor contracts.

The United GroupMonroe - LA

THE UNITED GROUP, established in 1983, is a nationwide buying group owned and directed by independent distributors who target the janitorial/sanitary, foodservice, industrial-packaging and safety equipment & supplies markets. Representing over 350 locations, the Member Stockholders purchase from more than 150 vendors they have designated as Preferred Suppliers, and they receive marketing allowances on their purchases. By coordinating these business transactions, THE UNITED GROUP opens doors to enhanced profitability for both the Member Stockholders and the Preferred Suppliers.

Since 1980, SSWA has been a leading professional association for wholesalers and manufacturers of cleaning and maintenance products. Our members understand the economics of using wholesalers for more efficient and effective distribution. Our primary purpose is to help distributors of sanitary supply and maintenance products profit by association with SSWA members.

     

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